spacer
home > epc > Autumn 2008
PUBLICATIONS

European Pharmaceutical Contractor

epc
Autumn 2008
At the cutting edge of the latest industry developments, Samedan is adept at keeping the information you need at your fingertips. EPC provides a unique platform of communication for the market across Europe, North America and the rest of the developed world. To find out what's hot in the world of pharmaceuticals, take a look below at the range of articles featured in the current issue of EPC.
   
Text
PDF
bullet
Marketplace & Business
Advanced eClinical technology can help the pharmaceutical industry to improve productivity and reduce costs in order to meet the demands of a difficult marketplace environment, explains Wade Wirta at Perceptive Informatics  
view
download pdf
Thereís no competitive advantage in submissions management, so why be dragged down by the process? Adam Sherlock of ISI says it is time to let someone else do it  
view
download pdf
Margaret Osborn of Synergy Marketing Group, Inc, applies the power of electronic marketing and demonstrates the ways in which it drives awareness, demand and leads  
view
download pdf
Jane Nathan at PharmaEd emphasises the importance of appropriate medical training for clinical teams  
view
download pdf
bullet
Legal & Regulatory
Colin Bell at Brabners Chaffe Street discusses the need for effective IP strategies for pharmaceutical innovations  
view
download pdf
Claire Madden-Smith at Molecular Profiles examines the most effective lifecycle management strategies and the role of intellectual property  
view
download pdf
Philip Payne at RSSL Pharma believes that for any company working in the pharmaceutical industry complying with the regulations and guidelines issued by any of the regulatory bodies represents both a commitment and a challenge  
view
download pdf
bullet
Clinical Development
Joop van Gerven and Justin Hay of CHDR discuss how carefully chosen biomarkers can easily be incorporated into early phase drug studies, providing guidance for important decisions concerning a drugís future  
view
download pdf
Lisa L Mathis at the Paediatric and Maternal Health Staff Office of New Drugs, FDA, argues the case for better paediatric drug testing  
view
download pdf
Graham Wylie of the MRN discusses the use of clinical trial support organisations (CTSOs) for home-based drug administration in clinical trials with parenteral therapies  
view
download pdf
Janet Edwards of AstraZeneca explores how partnership and innovation works for global clinical development  
view
download pdf
bullet
DRUG DISCOVERY, DELIVERY & THERAPEUTICS
Peter Gaskin at Aptuit Consulting assesses the failure of neuroprotectives in the clinic and questions whether the lessons can be applied to the design of animal models for other CNS indications  
view
download pdf
Natalie Appels and Ilona Verbaan-Giebelen of NOTOX BV propose in vitro testing alternatives for designing a better preclinical and clinical package, reducing animal use and drug development costs  
view
download pdf
In liquid handling quality assurance, location is vital for improving quality in drug discovery and development processes, claims George Rodrigues at ARTEL  
view
download pdf
bullet
Data Management & IT Solutions
Is electronic data capture standardisation the next evolution in clinical trial productivity? Simon Hawken of eResearchTechnology, Inc explores this faster and cheaper method for data collection  
view
download pdf
bullet
LABS & Logistics
Intelligent automation and control solutions can optimise manufacturing performance and safeguard product quality, claims Walfried Laibacher of Honeywell Building Solutions  
view
download pdf
Don Riach at Marken outlines the challenges of temperature controlled pharmaceutical logistics and the role of the specialist courier company  
view
download pdf
Hermann Schulz of INTERLAB GmbH provides an update on the logistics of shipping biological samples across borders  
view
download pdf
bullet
ECG CORE LABS & CARDIAC SAFETY
James Conklin of ICON Medical Imaging charts the evolution of commercial imaging core laboratory technology systems  
view
download pdf
   
spacer



Published quarterly in
February, May,
August and November

News and Press Releases

YHEC announces the promotions of Michelle Jenks and Rachael McCool to the role Project Director

YHEC is pleased to announce the promotions of Michelle Jenks from the Economic Modelling team and Rachael McCool from the Systematic Reviewing team to the role Project Director. Michelle has a Masterís degree (MSc) in health economics from the University of York and has conducted economic evaluations and systematic reviews for both public and private sector clients. Michelle is the lead modeller in YHECís role as an External Assessment Centre for NICE and has also led on a range of economic evaluations conducted for clients within industry, such as cost-utility models and budget impact models. She often leads the development of early economic analyses to inform clinical trial design and pricing strategy.
More info >>

White Papers

Overcoming research challenges with Adaptive Trials

PCI Pharma Services

There has been cause for concern within the pharmaceutical industry over the last five years, regarding increasing research and development costs, combined with a fall in the number of new drugs brought to market. In an attempt to overcome this issue there has been a significant rise in the use of adaptive clinical trial designs, whilst saving time and money as well as facilitating more effective decision making. One of the biggest challenges that pharmaceutical companies have experienced has been delivering compliant clinical trials supplies across diverse patient populations in the relatively short timeframes that adaptive trial designs require, remaining focused on ensuring that patient compliance and product quality is in no way compromised. This demand has led to the launch of fast response services that support Research and Development in responding to changing dosing regimens mid-trial.
More info >>

Industry Events

Global Bioproduction Summit, 5th-6th February 2018

5-6 February 2018, Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, CA

After 15 years in Europe, the Global Bioproduction Summit moved to its new home of San Diego in 2016. The Bioproduction Summit delves deep into the world of biological production.
More info >>

©2000-2011 Samedan Ltd.
Add to favourites

Print this page

Send to a friend
Privacy statement