Features

Zika: Which came first, the virus or the vaccine?

The Zika virus is spreading rapidly across the Americas with some warning that it will get worse as the weather warms, EPM’s Emily Hughes takes a look at some of the wild claims surrounding the Zika virus outbreak more »

Feb 11, 2016 11:20 AM Opinion

Going green with Gerresheimer at Pharmapack

If you are interested in becoming more ecological then head over to Gerresheimer’s stall at Pharmapack where the company is presenting Biopack, its eco-friendly containers for pharmaceutical applications more »

Feb 10, 2016 4:27 PM News

pharmapack Europe.jpg

Image: muratart

Pharmapack Europe highlights market trends for 2016

Updates on the latest market trends in drug delivery and packaging are on offer at Pharmapack more »

Feb 10, 2016 3:27 PM News

For drug delivery devices find Phillips-Medisize at Pharmapack

For the latest drug delivery devices its worth taking a look at Phillips-Medisize’s stand at Pharmapack where the company is showing its capabilities in designing, developing and manufacturing drug delivery devices and pharmaceutical packaging more »

Feb 10, 2016 11:04 AM News

AstraZeneca patent expiration forecasts earnings drop

AstraZeneca’s patent on its anti-cholesterol drug, Crestor, is due to expire in May this year and with that expiration could come a drop in the company’s profits more »

Feb 9, 2016 3:51 PM News

Brothers going down for illegal drug sales

Two brothers have been sentenced at Chelmsford Crown Court for the illegal importation and sale of unlicensed erectile dysfunction drugs more »

Feb 9, 2016 12:15 PM News

Injectable migraine treatment gets FDA approval

Injectable migraine treatment, ZEMBRACESymTouch (sumatriptan succinate) by Dr Reddy’s Laboratories, has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval more »

Feb 9, 2016 11:16 AM News

Schott doubles up cartridge chambers for drug delivery

Modern drugs often consist of combined active ingredients. Schott has ennabled these drugs to be stored separately in a double chamber cartridge and yet be administered very easily more »

Feb 9, 2016 9:02 AM Opinion

Event: Uniquity Europe 2016

Systech International is to host Uniquity Europe 2016, on 6-7 April at the Amsterdam Marriott Hotel more »

Feb 8, 2016 3:30 PM News

Rapid Response initiative to fast-track Zika research

The Medical Research Council (MRC) is to make £1m available for research applications tackling the Zika virus more »

Feb 8, 2016 2:32 PM News

How to stay ahead in drug development

For companies working in the drug development services industry understanding marketing trends can be crucial for a competitive edge more »

Feb 8, 2016 10:53 AM Opinion

How to optimise dwell time during tablet manufacture

Rob Blanchard, I Holland, talks through the effect of dwell time on tablet production more »

Feb 5, 2016 11:10 AM Opinion

BIOCAPAN Project develops cell therapy product to treat diabetes

The BIOCAPAN Project has been funded for four years by the European Commission. It was started to develop an innovative GMP-grade cell-therapy product to treat diabetes without insulin injections, says Florence Rivera more »

Feb 5, 2016 9:10 AM Opinion

Medicine in Europe: what are the barriers?

Kushal Vyas, ELC Group, looks at barriers to generic entry in Europe more »

Feb 4, 2016 11:10 AM Opinion

Virtual Isolator identifies product design issues before they occur

Chloé Guilmet and Jean-Luc Schneider, Getinge–La Calhène, describe airflow simulation in virtual reality to optimise isolator design more »

Feb 4, 2016 9:10 AM Opinion

Star performers from the pharmaceutical sector

EPM looks at the star performers we think stand out in the pharmaceutical sector more »

Feb 3, 2016 11:10 AM Opinion

Medical Expo
Built with Metro Publisher™