Pharmaceutical Technology-12-02-2016

Ask the Expert
Pharmaceutical Technology

December 02, 2016

Susan Schniepp, distinguished fellow at Regulatory Compliance Associates, discusses training personnel on a limited budget.

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Outsourcing Outlook

December 02, 2016

Biosimilars may be the key to CMO growth.

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Features

December 02, 2016

Airlocks, gowning rooms, and transition spaces have different uses and should be considered separately in cGMP pharmaceutical facility design.

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Quantitative and qualitative tools allow better understanding of mixing in a single-use bioprocessing system.

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Product Spotlight

December 02, 2016

The R Series Shrink banders from PDC International Corporation perform label and neck banding functions at line speeds of 400 to 1000 cpm.

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The Prominence Ultra-Fast Preparative and Purification Liquid Chromatograph (UFPLC) from Shimadzu enables fast recovery of highly purified target compounds from complex samples including organic synthesis reaction mixtures and natural products.

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Product Spotlight

December 02, 2016

Zeiss’s Axio Observer inverted microscope platform includes new automation features, allowing researchers to perform multimodal imaging of living and fixed specimens.

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Hot-melt coating was used to develop taste-masked orally disintegrating granules of acetaminophen and caffeine.

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Pharmaceutical companies must see regulators as partners in their efforts to provide safe and effective therapies worldwide.

Features
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December 02, 2016

Pharmaceutical Technology reached out to the US Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) to get an understanding about how pharma manufacturers can get involved in developing industry standards.

Features
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December 02, 2016

Susanne Keitel, director of the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines and Healthcare (EDQM), discusses the role industry plays in the development of pharmaceutical standards.

Regulatory Watch
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December 02, 2016

Better co-ordination within and between regions is needed to improve the global regulation of medicines, according to the European Medicines Agency.

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API Synthesis and Manufacturing

December 02, 2016

Non-precious-metal catalysts are increasingly employed for commercial API synthesis.

From The Editor
Pharmaceutical Technology

December 02, 2016

Rookie API developers beat pharma at its own game.

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Cover Story

December 02, 2016

Survey reveals optimism, discontent, and a desire for better career opportunities.

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Features

December 02, 2016

Understanding of endotoxin assays and a range of detection technologies are essential for effective testing.

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The Uniformity of Dosage Units test is used to evaluate content uniformity or weight variation or dosage forms such as tablets and capsules. The author introduces two different acceptance value limits (n = 10 and 30) in this article.

Regulatory Watch
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December 02, 2016

Republican control of Washington promises overhaul of healthcare and medical product regulation.

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Product Spotlight

December 02, 2016

The Portable High Shear Mixing System from Ross, Charles & Son is designed for powder dispersion into liquid, emulsification, and homogenization in a closed, temperature controlled vessel.

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Europe-based bio/pharma employees are unified on satisfaction with employment conditions-and dissatisfaction with salaries.

Issue PDF
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December 02, 2016

Click the title above to open the Pharmaceutical Technology December 2016 issue in an interactive PDF format.

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Improvements to aseptic manufacturing procedures are long overdue. But how feasible is it for manufacturers to modernize fill lines of legacy products?