Screening for Counterfeit Drugs Using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy

Bernard A. Olsen, PhD

Bernard A. Olsen, PhD, is a research fellow at Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly and company, 1650 Lilly Road, DC TL12, Lafayette, IN 47909, tel. 765.477.4923,

Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmaceutical Technology-06-02-2002, Volume 26, Issue 6

Near-infrared spectroscopy is a sophisticated and selective technique that has emerged as a powerful tool for the analysis of pharmaceuticals.