Pharmaceutical Technology-11-02-2009

Pharmaceutical Technology
Special Report

November 02, 2009

A panel of industry and regulatory experts, including FDA, discuss efforts to secure the global pharmaceutical supply chain. This article contains bonus online-exclusive material.

Pharmaceutical Technology
Outsourcing Outlook

November 02, 2009

Contract organizations waiting for the pipeline to come roaring back are kidding themselves.

Agent-In-Place
Pharmaceutical Technology

November 02, 2009

New tests solve one issue, but cheaper plastic and new stoppers cause problems.

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Online Exclusives

November 02, 2009

The author explores differences between two qualification documents, the draft guidance from FDA "Process Validation: General Principles and Practice" and the ASTM E2500-7 standard "Guide for Specification, Design, and Verification of Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Systems and Equipment."

Pharmaceutical Technology
Washington Report

November 02, 2009

The heightened focus on risk raises concerns about delays in approving new drugs.

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Insider Solutions

November 02, 2009

With a five-yar revision cycle around the corner, USP will hit or miss the collaboration mark.

Pharmaceutical Technology
From The Editor

November 02, 2009

While Congress debates hundreds of healthcare plan proposals, perhaps we, the public, can get in the game too.

Viewpoint
Pharmaceutical Technology

November 02, 2009

New standards may overlook critical qualification needs.

Pharmaceutical Technology
Ingredients Insider

November 02, 2009

Functionalized supramolecular catalysts and an enantioselective route to unnatural amino acids are some recent developments.

Pharmaceutical Technology
Online Exclusives

November 02, 2009

A recent book reminds readers that small-molecule chemistry has enabled advances in biotechnology.

Pharmaceutical Technology
Peer-Reviewed Research

November 02, 2009

The authors developed a robust, automated system to conduct Karl Fischer moisture assays for lyophilized products.

Pharmaceutical Technology

Engels discusses the latest industry developments and trends.

The authors explain a process for moisture-activated dry granulation in detail and provide guidance for the selection of excipients and equipment.

PharmTech Talk
Pharmaceutical Technology

November 02, 2009

FDA's Edwin Rivera-Martinez on dodging supply-chain challenges.

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The authors, representing the International Pharmaceutical Excipients Council, propose a new evaluation procedure, including tiered toxicology testing for excipients.

Pharmaceutical Technology
In the Spotlight

November 02, 2009

Editors' Picks of Pharmaceutical Science & Technology Innovations

Pharmaceutical Technology
News

November 02, 2009

New pricing controls and healthcare reforms may be pushing the pharmaceutical market out of this southeast Asian country. This article contains bonus online-exclusive material.

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Pharmaceutical Technology

November 01, 2009

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