Advances in Large-Scale Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing: Introduction

Volume One of "Advances in Large-Scale Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing and Scale-Up Production" (published in October 2004 by ASM Press with BioPlan Associates) features insight and analysis of emerging technologies and scientific advancements by dozens of the leading authorities in the field. This excerpt by Eric S. Langer and Nigel Grinter, the introduction to the book, focuses on reducing costs and optimizing production efficiency.