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Nanotechnology developments illustrate the potential of miniaturization to transform the pharmaceutical industry.
Successful outsourcing in the pharmaceutical industry requires “governance,” and clear management of communications, performance, change and disputes.
Electronic notebooks (ELNs) have become a fixture of drug discovery laboratories in the pharmaceutical industry, improving search capabilities, simplifying report generation, enhancing intellectual property protection and facilitating collaboration.
Irelands pharmaceutical base faces stiff competition from lower cost centers, but its clearly on the leading edge in the drug industry.
A common user interface, and “out of the box” software will be essential to driving PAT in the pharmaceutical industry, say Pfizer’s control and IT experts Velumani Pillai and Martin Warman.
The last decade has seen the meteoric rise of strategic drug manufacturing hubs on three major continents: Puerto Rico in the Americas, Ireland in Europe, and Singapore in Asia. Pharmaceutical industry microcosms, each of these centers directly employs roughly 30,000 people in some aspect of drug...
FEA Modeling, 3-D Scanning, and SEM are all part of a right first time approach to pharmaceutical packaging.
In September, a new Center for Bioanalytical Sciences will start up, involving Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Dublin City University and the National University of Ireland, Galway. BMS predicts the technologies being developed could reduce biopharmaceutical production costs by $80 million per year for...
CFD modeling and particle population control are key to improving processes and product quality at the crystallizer, and further downstream.
Simple survey methodology may be used to determine real-dollar ROI for MES platforms.
There's a belief in some sectors that there's a sort of "exhaustion" setting in concerning radio frequency identification (RFID) for pharma. There's some truth to that view.
RFID can wait. Lets watch barcoding come into its own, suggests Managing Editor Paul Thomas.
Macleod Pharmaceuticals put air quality first and installed a customized screw conveyer system to transfer blended materials.
When gas chromatography problems arise, most people think the gas in the cylinder is the problem. Its more likely to be the gas management system, as Frank Kandl of Airgas discusses in this myth-busting primer.
Batch material transfer control seems an easy task to carry out. But the reality is that many functions are necessary if the system is to accomplish accurate batch material transfer control.
By providing a direct, real-time connection to any pharmaceutical processing and APC platforms, Process Analytical Technology (PAT) opens up new possibilities for manufacturers.
Pharmaceutical processing & engineering: In an unguarded moment during an interview with a New York newspaper, Bill Nuti reportedly made some statements that were not published. He admitted that Symbol Technologies' problems ran deeper than he had expected.
Pharmaceutical processing & engineering: Final drug quality is influenced by everything that happens during manufacturing each process step, each ingredient, the condition of the equipment and even subtle changes in the manufacturing environment itself can lead to variations in product quality.
Pharmaceutical processing & engineering: Understanding the impact of raw material variability is critical to ensuring final product quality and to successfully initiating a process analytical technology (PAT) program.
Pharmaceutical processing & engineering: Many pharmaceutical quality programs fail to account for the fact that API forms can change during drug development. They may be the same compound, chemically, but have different particle sizes or morphologies. In tableting or encapsulation, this fact can ...
Pharmaceutical processing & engineering: Our task as engineers and managers in the global construction industry is to use the processes, communication tools and information sources available to us today to perfect our knowledge of a projects technological, logistical and financial issues.
Moving beyond routine management and fire fighting requires a strategy for business excellence a strategy based on Six Sigma.
Pharmaceutical processing & engineering: Most Lean Manufacturing training uses terminology from discrete manufacturing. The University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) offers courses geared specifically to pharmaceutical manufacturing professionals.
Pharmaceutical processing & engineering: As liability risks increase, drug manufacturers are assuming greater ownership of the “cold chain” for transporting valuable biologics.
Pharmaceutical processing & engineering: Last year at the IFPAC conference, NIR guru Emil Ciurczak bemoaned the fact that PAT was being promoted by geeks for geeks. Now, however, he notes that an upcoming summit may lead the charge toward a new emphasis on convincing corporate and financial ...