Contract Pharma Magazine

May 2014

  • 2014 Outsourcing Survey

    2014 Outsourcing Survey

    As use of outsourcing increases, more companies see it as strategic, and relationships with service providers as partnerships. However, basic communications, vendor oversight and information transfer remain challenges.
    05.01.14

  • Ensuring Drug Quality in a Global Economy

    Ensuring Drug Quality in a Global Economy

    Offshore CMO’s have proven a weak link in pharma’s supply chain. Will recent quality problems in India and China increase oversight?
    05.01.14

  • Will e-Solutions End the Clinical Paper Chase?

    Will e-Solutions End the Clinical Paper Chase?

    e-Solutions offer advantages in collecting patient-reported trial outcomes
    05.01.14

  • Agile Drug Development

    Agile Drug Development

    New business models and analytics are driving increased value and efficiency in CRO-sponsor partnerships
    05.01.14

  • Using Dry Blend for Low-Dose Uniformity

    Using Dry Blend for Low-Dose Uniformity

    Comparing manufacturing methods for one immediate-release low-dose form, we found that dry blend needed less equipment and was more “QbD-ready” than wet granulation or geometric dilution.
    05.01.14

  • It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane...

    It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane...

    Technology is extending the range of CRO “superheroes” and what they can offer clients.
    05.01.14

  • Oh Grow Up! Analytical Methods in the Age of PAT

    Oh Grow Up! Analytical Methods in the Age of PAT

    Guidances developed for chromatography may not work for Process Analytical Technology. Don’t wait for them to catch up; use other methods.
    05.01.14

  • Newsmakers: James Foster

    Newsmakers: James Foster

    Charles River Labs’ CEO James Foster is looking upstream to offer clients a faster “go/no go” indicator for preclinical work
    05.01.14