Pharmaceutical Technology-12-02-2011

Cultivating a productive investment environment will require partnerships with a range of stakeholders.

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Pharma Ingredients

December 02, 2011

Expansion activity was limited as fine-chemical producers and CMOs of API and intermediates grapple with changing industry fundamentals.

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Outsourcing Outlook

December 02, 2011

A dearth of late-stage candidates could hurt the pharmaceutical services market in the future.

Agent-in Place
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December 02, 2011

Cleanliness is crucial, even if zapping and trapping is necessary to reduce product contamination.

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The seventh in a series of eight case studies from the Product Quality Research Institute focuses on packout remedies.

Inside IPEC
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December 02, 2011

As the excipient supply chain becomes more complex, industry must up the ante to comply with new standards and regulations.

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Washington Report

December 02, 2011

Added responsibilities and outside concerns prompt overhaul of agency's structure.

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In the Spotlight

December 02, 2011

New product reviews for December 2011, focusing on manufacturing.

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Insider Solutions

December 02, 2011

Contract organizations must have highly organized teams and plans to accommodate today's audits.

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Drug shortages, supply-chain security, generic-drug incursion, and flexible manufacturing models are some of the issues shaping the bio/pharma industry.

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Statistical Solutions

December 02, 2011

Precedents set in the historic Barr case continue to raise questions over suitable sample-size criteria.

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Political leaders need to consider the impact of the biopharmaceutical industry on the economy.

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In the Field

December 02, 2011

Packaging is indeed headed to be a lead sector in the Asian pharmaceutical environment, but certain challenges must first be overcome.

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Industry Leaders

December 02, 2011

A Q&A with Deborah Tanner, executive vice-president and group president of R&D laboratories at Covance, on recent industry trends.

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The authors developed a metronidazole-based floating drug-delivery system to investigate the effect of rate-controlling polymers on release pattern and duration of buoyancy in matrix tablets.

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Special Reports

December 02, 2011

Readers react to the economic turmoil of the past year and look longingly forward to 2012.

BioForum
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December 02, 2011

Pharma companies must balance demand for new drugs while facing reduced R&D spending.

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PharmTech Talk

December 02, 2011

As 2011 comes to a close, a new paradigm of product development is ever more important.

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Online Exclusives

December 02, 2011

A new book attempts to reduce the confusion and costs associated with regulatory compliance.

Viewpoint
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December 02, 2011

Employee training-at all levels-is crucial for moving forward with a successful risk- and quality-based manufacturing strategy.

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Online Exclusives

December 02, 2011

The last in a series of eight case studies from the Product Quality Research Institute focuses on internal GMP audits.

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The sixth in a series of eight case studies from the Product Quality Research Institute focuses on packaging line GMP optimization.

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December 02, 2011

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