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Optimizing the Global Manufacturing Network

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How can today's manufacturers best address supply chain problems and how companies can measure their supply and manufacturing network performance? Manufacturing Insights' Simon Ellis provides best practices on how manufacturers can optimize their global networks.

Three Scenarios for Reducing Raw Material Inspection Costs: How Can You Cut ...

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An independent research firm performed an objective study of the financial returns generated by the use of Ahura Scientific's TruScan, a handheld Raman spectrometer now used by 9 of the top 10 pharma companies. It considered the primary challenges facing the manufacturing and supply chains for ...

Bulk Inspection of Tablets: Assuring Product Quality at Manufacturing and ...

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Achieve high throughput and product quality in the manufacturing and packaging of tablets. Learn the pros and cons of manual inspection, mechanical sorting, blistering, single-file optical systems and a new class of automated, bulk vision inspection systems to determine which meets your needs.

A Comparison of Vibrational Techniques for Material Verification

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Fourier-transform infrared (FTIR), near-infrared (NIR), and Raman are three related analytical techniques for vibrational spectroscopy. Vibrational spectroscopy is known to be highly selective at the molecular level, producing a spectral fingerprint of each compound, thereby being well-suited for...

An Evaluation of Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR) Microscopy: Packaging, ...

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In this era of shrinking budgets, scientists are continually searching for instrumentation that is capable of ‘multi-tasking’. FTIR microscopy fits this niche by performing routine analysis on tablets, caplets, and packaging materials in the pharmaceutical industry. In this paper by Shimadzu ...

Best Practices for Raw Material Inspection

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Ahura Scientific collaborated with an independent research organization that specializes in return on investment (ROI) and cost-benefit analysis to perform an objective study of the financial returns generated by the use of TruScan. The organization examined the ROI and benefits TruScan offered ...

SAP Support of the Healthcare Supply Chain’s Ongoing Effort to Ensure Patient...

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This white paper provides a detailed look at SAP’s support for the Center for Healthcare Supply Chain Research Blueprint for Data Management & Data Sharing. It also offers a summary of the Blueprint concepts and a review short- and long-term business improvement opportunities that can be gained ...

ORBISPHERE PharmaPack Headspace Oxygen Analyzer for Pharmaceutical Packages

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ORBISPHERE PharmaPack models 3600, 3650 or 510 quickly display the precise headspace oxygen content in pharmaceutical packages. The analyzer can easily be configured by the user to set units and ranges, analog outputs and alarm limits. Measured values can be downloaded to a computer via an ...

ANATEL A643a Total Organic Carbon (TOC) Analyzer

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The ANATEL A643a offers reliable, robust performance in water system-critical TOC monitoring. Designed specifically to meet the needs of the pharmaceutical market, the ANATEL A643a is fully compliant with industry methods including USP<643> and <645>, EP 2.2.44 and JP XV<60>. With a number of key...

Reduce Raw Material Testing Time With Handheld Raman Spectrometers

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Raman spectroscopy has come out of the lab. Although well established in quality control laboratories, the technique is now rugged enough to be used on the plant floor, where it can dramatically decrease the time required for raw material testing. Using Raman eliminates the need for quarantining ...

Reduce Raw Material Testing Time With Handheld Raman Spectrometers

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Raman spectroscopy has come out of the lab. Although well established in quality control laboratories, the technique is now rugged enough to be used on the plant floor, where it can dramatically decrease the time required for raw material testing. Using Raman eliminates the need for quarantining ...

Use of Charged Aerosol Detection (CAD) with HPLC for Analysis from ...

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Different levels of components or impurities and lot-to-lot variability in ingredients can lead to significant issues. Products formulated with solvents or excipients are capable of releasing compounds from packaging materials. HPLC with CAD provides a more complete view of the data since the CAD...

A Technological Solution for Combating Counterfeit Drugs

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Compared to other forms of counterfeiting, the production of fake medicines almost certainly has the greatest potential for harming human health. The scale of the problem is immense with, for example, an estimated 2 - 300,000 people die in China each year as the result of counterfeit medicines. ...

Final Bulk Inspection of Solid-Dose Pharmaceuticals

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Inspect one million tablets or softgel capsules every hour. Compared to common inspection practices, new optical inspection systems offer lowered labor costs, faster changeovers, greater yield, reduced capital costs and simplified operation. Learn how to select a system that consistently delivers...

Nanoparticles in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

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The paper explores the rapidly expanding role and significant performance advantages of nanoparticles in pharmaceutical applications. It provides an overview of nanoparticle uses in applications including diagnostic products, product packaging and biomarker discovery, as well as an extensive look...

Review of RFID in 2007

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In the build up to the annual IDTechEx RFID USA event in Boston this February and the latest IDTechEx RFID forecasts, Raghu Das reviews RFID progress in 2007.

Use of Universal HPLC Detection for Leachable and Extractable Measurements

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HPLC with UV-Visible detection is the traditional method for monitoring leachable and extractables from packaging material for a wide range of products. In this study, ESA Biosciences extracts common packaging materials with isopropanol and cremophor, and measures these samples through both UV ...

Drug Pedigree: Does It Matter to Manufacturers?

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Manufacturers, and particularly those producing drugs meeting certain counterfeiting risk factors, cannot afford to ignore current and upcoming developments in pedigree regulations.

A National, Uniform Paper Trail for Drugs?

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On Dec. 1, 2006, after a series of stays, the drug pedigree regulations of the Food and Drug Administration went into effect. Lifting the latest stay ends years of uncertainty about whether and when the FDA’s pedigree requirements would take effect, but it also creates much uncertainty within the...

Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Update : Drug Pedigrees

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This update summarizes the pending Prescription Drug Marketing Act requirements, highlights pedigree requirements in Florida and California, and raises issues for consideration.

A Guide to the GMP Requirements of PS 9000 : 2001 Pharmaceutical Packaging ...

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This comprehensive guide written by The Institute of Quality Assurance is aimed at increasing the awareness of the quality management system requirements embodied in PS 9000. It adopts a risk assessment approach to the identification and implementation of preventive action and uses case studies ...

U.S. Packaging Machinery Purchasing Plans Study : Pharmaceuticals and Medical...

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PMMI in their 2007 U.S. Packaging Machinery Purchasing Plans Study find that U.S. manufacturers of pharmaceuticals and medical products – as a combined group – intend to increase spending for packaging machinery by approximately +2% to +4% in 2007 to an estimated (mid-point) volume of $803 million.

FDA-CDER Compliance Policy Guide for the PDMA

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This document is intended to clarify for FDA personnel and the regulated industry how the agency intends to prioritize its enforcement efforts regarding the pedigree requirements in 21 U.S.C. 353(e)(1)(A) and 21 CFR Part 203 during the first year after the effective date of 21 CFR §§ 203.3(u) and...

Anyone Who Says RFID is Completely Secure…

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In this recent report, Forrester analyst Paul Stamp and his colleagues find that middleware is a weak point, but the tags themselves are the technology’s Achilles heel.

Global Security Study: Perspectives for Life Sciences

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While facing an era of new regulatory and marketplace pressures, the life sciences industry is placing more emphasis on the areas of security, information protection and data privacy issues within their organizations. Two key findings: The number of major life sciences firms that employ chief ...

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