Patricia Hurley, Joan Boren and Costantino Congiatu, PPD||June 2, 2015 More than $60 billion worth of patents on biological products are expiring before 2020, representing a major opportunity for the pharmaceutical industry.
Stephanie Mowery, Sherri Rinker, Franklin Spriggs and Bo Kowalcyk , AIT Bioscience||June 2, 2015 Moving forward clinical studies will have to include a comparative assessment of
pharmacokinetics and immunogenicity to the original reference biologic drug
Tjebbe van der Meer, Sartorius Stedim Biotech||June 2, 2015 Continuous improvements in growth media and cell line viability have resulted in increased biomass concentrations in biopharmaceutical production processes, making the downstream purification step more challenging. Body feed filtration has proven to be a successful method of solving similar issues in other industries. This robust technology is now available as a harvesting solution for biotechnology applications.
Walt Berghahn , Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council (HCPC)||June 2, 2015 Spurred by several trends including the patent cliff, new product launches and changes in healthcare, the contract packaging market is looking at sustained growth in the years ahead
Thorsten Sogding, Daniel Canton, Daniel Haines, Uwe Rothhaar, SCHOTT Pharma Services ||June 2, 2015 As the demands that are being placed on the quality and stability of medications continue to increase, the interactions that take place between the primary packaging container and filled drug product are becoming increasingly important
Tim Wright, Editor||May 6, 2015 Herein are the results of our 2015 Annual Outsourcing Survey, where we call on you, the readers, to help us benchmark the state of the pharmaceutical outsourcing industry.
Kent Mansfield , president TruTag Technologies, Inc.||April 1, 2015 As the global problem of counterfeit and diverted drugs continues to grow worldwide, will our medicine soon carry secure identifiers woven into the very fabric of the drug product? Advancing technology is finally allowing drug makers the ability to implement on-dose authentication.