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Industry Insight

Randice Altschul, PMPS’s
Industry Advisor, comments on the articles within this edition.
 
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Manufacturing
High-Quality Air in Manufacturing Processes

Air Purity


Maintaining high-quality air during manufacturing can often be a burden for companies, but introducing oil-free compressors can alleviate this, as highlighted by Richard Hilton at Gardner Denver.
 
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Cool Chain, Cargo & Logistics
Spotlight

Aiding Pharma in Airfreight

Ludo Claes at Krautz-TEMAX explains how a thermally engineered blanket can be used to ease constraints encountered with temperaturesensitive pharmaceuticals in an airfreight cold chain.
 
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Formulations, Ingredients and Excipients
Orally Disintegrating Tablet Challenges

Dissolvable Development


Dr Carolina Diaz Quijano at Omya International demonstrates how functionalised calcium carbonate improves compatibility and disintegration time in orally dispersible tablets.
 
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MANUFACTURING
CMO Research in Slovakia

Optimising Outsourcing

Markus Saal at Saneca Pharma explains how outsourcing to Slovakia may be a way to drive business for contract partners in Central and Eastern European countries, given its profitable market.
 
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PREVIEWS & REVIEWS
Event Preview

FlyPharma Europe Touches Down in June


The FlyPharma Conference Europe returns again this year, taking place on 5-6 June in Brussels, Belgium.
 
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CLINICAL TRIAL SUPPLIES & LOGISTICS
Smart Packaging

Context is King


Tom Lawrie-Fussey at Cambridge Design Partnership explores the potential of smart packaging, suggesting it has many benefits including its use in clinical trials and drug efficacy.
 
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COLD CHAIN TECHNOLOGIES & SHIPPING
Temperature-Sensitive Product Logistics

Cold Conditions

Shipping temperature-sensitive products is challenging, and passive packaging systems could alleviate these pressures around cold chain requirements, as illustrated by Softbox SystemsClive Bryant and Richard Wood.
 
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Thermal Protection Solutions

Protective Packaging

Kevin Valentine at TP3 Global and Cool Logistics India advises on factors to consider when selecting thermal protection covers to ensure seamless distribution of temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals.
 
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Supply Chain
Traceability and Serialisation Challenges

Supply Network

Pasi Kemppainen at Santen Pharmaceutical outlines the three pillars of integration and interoperability that businesses should consider to optimise serialisation and traceability.

 
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DIGITAL Supply Chain
Improving Security and Performance

Digital Double-Win

Dr Evren Ozkaya at Supply Chain Wizard comments on the risks that can come with digital supply chains and the best ways to manage production efficiency in this area.

 
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The End of the line
End of the Line

The Deal Structure


PMPS Industry Advisor Randice Altschul outlines some of the licensing challenges that companies may encounter when producing a therapeutic and how best to approach them.
 
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Anti-Counterfeiting and Serialisation
Q&A: The Falsified Medicines Directive

Controlled Conduct


As the introduction of the new Falsified Medicines Directive approaches, Accord Healthcare’s Sandra Lee tells PMPS why serialisation is important and how the industry can prepare for the changes.
 
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Open Serialisation Communication Standard

Fight Against Counterfeit


Drugs Given the need for stricter regulations to combat counterfeit drug sales, Gaurav Mohite at ACG Inspection Systems introduces a new product serialisation method that aims to combat the issue.
 
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Serialisation and Late-Stage Customisation

Time is Short


Atlantic Zeiser’s Stefan Rowinski explores the benefits of late-stage customisation ahead of the introduction of new serialisation and labelling standards being enforced in the EU.
 
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Preventing Counterfeiting Through Regulations

Seamless Serialisation


Mark Davison at rfxcel claims that a number of factors should be considered when implementing serialisation technology, which should be done before regulators remove the right to trade.
 
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Q&A: The Future of Serialisation

Supplying Success

In light of the upcoming EU serialisation regulations, Erik Haeffler at Recipharm, Carlos Machado at SEA Vision, and Dexter Tjoa at Tjoapack lend their expertise through a roundtable discussion on how it can best be applied.

 
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Counterfeiting Challenges

Traceable and Transparent

The pharma industry’s ongoing battle with counterfeiting could be remedied through transparent supply chains to stop drug theft. Julie Hurley at Unisys discusses how this approach could ensure patient safety.
 
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Edited by
Randice Altschul
Chief Executive Officer at Pop Test and Palisades Therapeutics

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News and Press Releases

Charles River to Present Collaborative Methods at Neuroscience 2018

Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NYSE: CRL) today announced that its team of neuroscience drug discovery experts will present 26 scientific posters, both independently and collaboratively with clients, at Neuroscience 2018, the 48th annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (SfN). The meeting, which brings together more than 30,000 researchers from 80 countries, will take place from November 3-7, in San Diego, California.
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White Papers

Contemporary Issues in Comparator Trial Supply

Clinigen CTS

As trial design and execution becomes ever-more complex, initiatives to adapt, increase efficiency and control costs without compromising quality become paramount. Here, Clinigen CTS covers the broad issues and summarises the responses our industry is making in this increasingly demanding landscape.
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Industry Events

ASGCT 22nd Annual Meeting

29 April - 2 May 2019, Washington Hilton, Washington, D.C

The 2019 ASGCT Annual Meeting is expected to be the largest in Society history, eclipsing the mark set by the 2018 meeting just last year. Join more than 3,500 researchers, clinicians, advocates, and industry leaders in discovering the latest science and technology surrounding gene and cell therapy.
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