Formulation and Drug Delivery, Biologic Drugs

COVID-19: Shoring Up the Drug Delivery Infrastructure

July 02, 2020

BioPharm International

Manufacturers and the US government are investing heavily in traditional and non-traditional forms and materials to ensure supplies of containers and delivery devices for COVID-19 treatments and vaccines.

Can Using RNA Simplify Gene Therapy Development?

July 02, 2020

BioPharm International

RNA is easier to manipulate than DNA but challenging to deliver to the right cells.

Orgenesis to Acquire Tamir Biotechnology for Broad Spectrum Antiviral Platform

April 14, 2020

With the acquisition, Orgenesis will combine TamirBio’s ranpirnase antiviral platform with its Bioxome technology.

Can Vaccine Development Be Safely Accelerated?

April 01, 2020

BioPharm International

Biopharma companies responding to the COVID-19 outbreak think accelerating the development of vaccines is safe.

On Point: Biologics Drive Growth in Pre-Filled Syringes

April 01, 2020

BioPharm International

As a result of the rising use and development of biological drugs, the biopharma industry is witnessing an increase in the adoption of prefilled syringes.

Seeking Early Answers to Formulation Questions

March 01, 2020

BioPharm International

Contract service organizations can offer biopharma companies early insight into dangers that may hinder a drug’s later development.

First Ebola Vaccine Gains Conditional Marketing Authorization Recommendation

October 24, 2019

CHMP has recommended that Ervebo (rVSVΔG-ZEBOV-GP), a vaccine for active immunization against Ebola, be granted conditional marketing authorization in the EU.

Improving the Patient Experience with High Viscosity/High Volume Drugs

October 17, 2019

On Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, Karima Yadi from Becton Dickinson & Co. will present the challenges of using, and necessity for, shorter needles and integrated systems with high viscosity drugs, such as biologics, to improve the patient experience at CPhI Worldwide.

Best Practices for Selecting a Top-Quality Cell Line

October 01, 2019

BioPharm International

Leveraging automation and a step-by-step approach are keys to success.

Bringing Gene Therapies to Market

August 01, 2019

Biopharma industry faces production challenges as gene therapies move from clinical to commercialization.