BioPharm International-01-01-2017

Product Spotlight

January 02, 2017

The Thermo Scientific Decapper 500 and 550 series tube capping systems are fully automated capping systems for use in medium- to high-throughput biotech, pharmaceutical, and clinical laboratories doing compound storage, high-throughput screening, biobanking, and genomic storage.

Consider best practices for placing, maintaining, and calibrating temperature sensors.

Upstream Processing

January 01, 2017

The authors describe the development and validation of a highly sensitive point-of-use pressure decay test.

Ask the Expert

January 01, 2017

Siegfried Schmitt, PhD, principal consultant, PAREXEL, discusses how to handle audits and inspections during business expansion.

How involved should HTA bodies be in assessing cost effectiveness and reimbursements?

Primary packaging and container design reflects a move to patient-friendly formulations and delivery systems.

Features

January 01, 2017

Robust venture capital investment gives CDMOs and CROs a positive outlook for 2017.

FDA plans to advance initiatives for ensuring reliable production of drugs and biologics in 2017.

Isothermal titration calorimetry and differential scanning calorimetry are valuable tools that can help accelerate drug development.

From the Editor

January 01, 2017

Report: Global medicine spending will reach nearly $1.5 trillion by 2021.

Cover Story

January 01, 2017

Questions about new healthcare policies, investments, drug approvals, and more will test Biopharma.

Excipient selection strongly influences lyophilization performance for biologic drugs.

There is much work to do to achieve efficient, cost-effective production processes.

This study aims at understanding the differences between porcine and bovine trypsin from both pancreatic and recombinant origins.

A Q&A with PCI Pharma Services about best practices for choosing and maintaining temperature sensors in cold and cryogenic storage.

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