Using a compaction simulator, Quay Pharma has helped pharmaceutical manufacturer Actavis transfer tablet production of one of its top-selling drugs to a higher throughput tabletting machine. more »
A health inspired garden at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show, UK, received a silver medal yesterday for its unique design. The Get Well Soon garden, by the Botanical Garden of Wales, will be a fantastic source of inspiration to its pharmaceutical... more »
May 23, 2013 in Ingredients & Contract Services
With more than 75 years of experience, Russell Finex is a worldwide leader in fine mesh separation, serving a variety of industries in more than 140 countries. Offering a wide range of vibratory sieves and liquid filters and with high quality a... more »
May 20, 2013 in Manufacturing Products
Mettler Toledo has launched its next generation of Rainin multichannel pipettes. The manual Rainin Pipet-Lite XLS+ and electronic Rainin E4 XLS+ offer users durable, lightweight liquid ends and new mechanical designs that all but eliminate hand... more »
May 9, 2013 in Lab Products
Production and monitoring equipment for pure waters in the pharmaceutical industry requires careful design, operation and control. Mettler Toledo’s guide to pharmaceutical waters production is now available to download. more »
May 8, 2013 in Manufacturing Products
New, genderless AseptiQuik G Connectors from Colder Products Company make single-use sterile connections faster, easier and safer than ever before — even in non-sterile conditions. more »
May 7, 2013 in Manufacturing Products
Applications are invited for the 2013 Royal Pharmaceutical Society Science Award. The winner will receive a Commemorative Award, £1,000 in prize money and an invitation to present the RPS Award Lecture on their work at the Academy of... more »
May 1, 2013 in Lab Products
Regulatory Affairs Blog
In order to ensure that APIs meet the requirements for quality and purity that they purport or are represented to possess, the Good Manufacturing Practice Guide for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (Q7) was developed by the International...
Apr 29, 2013 11:49:00 AM
The EPM team has just returned from the TechnoPharm and POWTECH show in Nuremberg. It was our first time at the event and in Bavaria’s second largest city, which dates back to the 11th century and is famous for the post-WWII Nuremberg trials.
Apr 26, 2013 3:34:00 PM
In January 2012, I Holland and the University of Nottingham’s School of Pharmacy launched the two-year TSAR (Tabletting Science Anti-Stick Research) project to investigate and solve the most common tabletting issue of formulation ‘sticking’ to...
Apr 11, 2013 1:52:00 PM
Regulatory Affairs Blog
Biosimilar medicines, one of the fastest growing sectors of the industry, constitute a major share of pharmaceutical expenditure in the EU, the US and globally. From a regulatory perspective, they are a new paradigm in drug development, similarly...
Mar 26, 2013 12:10:00 PM
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Mar 20, 2013 12:09:00 PM