Peter Sagona, MS, Rómulo Romero, MS, and Adam Breeland report that biological systems are entering the market place at an increased rate, and thus focus on the importance of designing a primary container system (prefilled syringe) for the minimization of oxygen exposure to the drug product.
Chris Connolly and Niculae Miron indicate that with increasingly potent drug products and lower acceptable levels of contaminants today, more-sensitive analytical methods must be used to detect and analyze leachables and determine drug product safety.
Drug Development Executive: Guillermo DiClemente, Founder & President of Cronos Clinical Consulting Service, discusses the company’s unique approach, its relationship with customers, industry trends, and the importance of focusing on quality clinical data.
EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW – Foster Delivery Science: Unmatched History & Uncompromising Focus in Hot-Melt Extrusion
Drug Development Executive: Larry Acquarulo, CEO of Foster Corporation, talks about the history of Foster Delivery Science, their highly focused strategy in melt extrusion, and future plans for the business.
Contributor Cindy H. Dubin recently interviewed several topical, transdermal, and subcutaneous product manufacturers to find out how they are working with patients and physicians to develop delivery systems that meet their needs for comfort, compliance, and more effective delivery.
Erick Gaussens says that continued emphasis on data transparency and on streamlining of the submission process – to the benefit of both regulatory agencies and pharma companies – create both opportunities and challenges for companies.
Christi Bird, Senior Industry Analyst, Frost & Sullivan, believes the bleakest outlook provided for the life sciences industry is one without a clear light at the end of the tunnel, and successful companies will buckle down to determine long-term strategies for beating the lackluster numbers expected from a sustained austerity policy.
MANAGEMENT INSIGHT – The Secret to Successful Global Expansion is to Bring Your RATs & CATs Together
Derek Hennecke shares his strategy for getting ahead in the global race by following the RAT/CAT virtuous cycle approach to creating and sustaining global advantage developed by Donald Lessard, Rafael Lucea, and Luis Vives in “Building Your Company’s Capabilities Through Global Expansion,” MIT Sloan Management Review.
ADAPTIVE FOCUSED ACOUSTICS – Scalability of AFA in Nanoemulsions: From Microliters to Continuous Flow
Laura E. Forte and Srikanth Kakumanu, PhD, conduct a study demonstrating that Covaris’ AFA can quickly and easily produce nanoemulsions on sample scales varying from 300 microliters to continuous flow.
IDENTITY HUB – Leveraging Identity Hubs to Speed the Drug Development & Delivery Process & Maximize Revenue Opportunities
Vijay Takanti, MS, MBA, believes the Exostar Life Sciences Identity Hub is a proven implementation of the identity hub concept that provides the trust necessary for enterprises and individuals to collaborate with confidence.
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