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Newsmakers: CMOs and CDMOs Have a Trade Association to Call Their Own
November 13, 2014
The new Pharma & Biopharma Outsourcing Association aims to help advance the industry’s regulatory, legislative and business interests.   Read More »
CASE STUDY: Building A Supply Chain that Can Withstand Any (Lab) Test
Jimmy Kendrick and Steve Cody , SilverStaff Clinical Laboratories, Inc. and UPS
November 13, 2014
What are the keys to staying ahead of the game in the field of clinical lab testing? Partnership, visibility, technology and, most importantly, service. That’s the mantra of SilverStaff Clinical Laboratories, Inc., a small, full-scale laborato…  Read More »
Drug Supply Shortages in Clinical Trials
John Burns , BioClinica
November 13, 2014
Impacts on studies and how to avoid them.   Read More »
Adoption of FTE Contracts in R&D Outsourcing: Present and Future
Sarabjeet Singh Sharad , Beroe Inc.
November 13, 2014
Pharma is looking for more R&D externalization for cost savings through FTE engagement.  Read More »
Biosimilar Development: Where Are We Now?
Fiona Greer , SGS Life Science Services
November 13, 2014
Recent developments indicate a growth surge.  Read More »
Streamlining Antibiotic Development
Suzanne E. Dale, Ph.D., D(ABMM) , ACM Global Central Laboratory
November 13, 2014
Looking at the role of the central microbiology laboratory.  Read More »
Driving Innovation Through Contracting
David Agrella, Bryan Haas, Pharm.D., Timothy King, Dr.P.H. and Scott Maisto , PPD
November 13, 2014
This article discusses the advantages to both biopharmaceutical companies and their vendors of moving outsourcing spend to a commercial model focused on the desired deliverable and not the level of effort required to achieve the deliverable.  Read More »
The New EU GMPs for Cross Contamination
Stephanie Wilkins , PharmaConsult US, Inc.
November 13, 2014
Industry needs to prepare in order to comply with the updates.  Read More »
Next-Gen ADCs: Collaborating to Improve Supply Chains for Development and Technology
Dr. Cynthia Wooge and Dr. Jyothi Swamy , SAFC
November 13, 2014
A look into today’s ADC landscape and how collaboration aims to address ADC customer challenges.  Read More »
Clinical Trial Supplies 101: Outsourcing Primer for Virtual Pharma and Biopharma Companies, Part II
Alex McClung, Xcelience
November 13, 2014
Getting packaged investigational materials dispensed to the patients taking part in clinical trials, on time and correctly, requires orchestrating myriad activities. This is the second in a series of articles outlining specific quality concerns associated with packaging clinical trial supplies and how to effectively manage those concerns.   Read More »
Contract Packaging Business Trends
Tim Wright, Editor
November 13, 2014
Contract Pharma spoke to several contract packagers to get a feel for the current state of the multi-billion-dollar contract packaging market.  Read More »
Kristin Brooks, Associate Editor
October 14, 2014
Patheon’s Biologics Unit makes its foray into the U.S. market with Gallus Acquisition  Read More »
Newsmakers: Cell Therapies Look to Change the Paradigm of Drug Products
Kristin Brooks, Associate Editor
October 14, 2014
While expensive and difficult to produce, Big Pharma is investing, looking to overcome the obstacles to development and commercialization that remain  Read More »
Using Microscopical Analysis Methods
Gretchen Shearer , Senior Research Chemist, McCrone Associates, Inc.
October 14, 2014
The integrity of the container system is crucial to the safety of parenteral products.  Read More »
Preparing for the End
Lonie Scott , Director of Clinical Business Development for North America, PCI
October 14, 2014
Keep sight of return logistics as you prepare for clinical trials.  Read More »

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