Challenges and Opportunities in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

The rapid change in demand for pharmaceutical products during the COVID-19 pandemic sent shockwaves throughout the industry. Since the start of the crisis, pharma manufacturers have implemented a number of innovations to streamline the production process from start to finish....

1 month ago
Biomanufacturing,Biology

Challenges and Opportunities in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

The rapid change in demand for pharmaceutical products during the COVID-19 pandemic sent shockwaves throughout the industry. Since the start of the crisis, pharma manufacturers have implemented a number of innovations to streamline the production process from start to finish....

1 month ago

Aseptic Processing: Maintaining Sterility in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

In 2019, drug manufacturer Genzyme was thought to have lost up to $300m in revenue due to plant shutdown after product contamination. Ensuring appropriate aseptic practices are followed can mean the difference between efficient manufacturing operations and the shutting down...

2 months ago
Oncology,Biomanufacturing

Aseptic Processing: Maintaining Sterility in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

In 2019, drug manufacturer Genzyme was thought to have lost up to $300m in revenue due to plant shutdown after product contamination. Ensuring appropriate aseptic practices are followed can mean the difference between efficient manufacturing operations and the shutting down...

2 months ago

Emerging Therapeutics in Translational Medicine: Nanotechnology

Hear from some of the industry leaders including David Cook, Chief Scientific Officer, Blueberry Therapeutics who will be providing his expertise in leading a discussion on using translational research techniques to improve drug development. For daily articles on the latest pharma...

2 months ago
Bioinformatics,Biomanufacturing,Biology,News

Emerging Therapeutics in Translational Medicine: Nanotechnology

Hear from some of the industry leaders including David Cook, Chief Scientific Officer, Blueberry Therapeutics who will be providing his expertise in leading a discussion on using translational research techniques to improve drug development. For daily articles on the latest pharma...

2 months ago

How Has COVID Affected Pharmaceutical Manufacturing?

In 2020 the COVID-19 pandemic threw the world into turmoil. The pharmaceutical industry needed to adapt rapidly to meet an increased demand, shifting clinical trials to virtual platforms and of course looking to accelerate COVID vaccine approval. It has become...

3 months ago
Biomanufacturing,Biology,News

How Has COVID Affected Pharmaceutical Manufacturing?

In 2020 the COVID-19 pandemic threw the world into turmoil. The pharmaceutical industry needed to adapt rapidly to meet an increased demand, shifting clinical trials to virtual platforms and of course looking to accelerate COVID vaccine approval. It has become...

3 months ago

Optimising The Manufacturing Process of Drug Development to Meet Demand

Over the last decade, biopharmaceutical manufacturing has needed to evolve rapidly to keep up with clinical demand for products. Innovations in recent years have seen production increase output quantities in a shorter period of time. Adaptations to production including single-use...

3 months ago
Bioprocess,Biomanufacturing,Biology,News

Optimising The Manufacturing Process of Drug Development to Meet Demand

Over the last decade, biopharmaceutical manufacturing has needed to evolve rapidly to keep up with clinical demand for products. Innovations in recent years have seen production increase output quantities in a shorter period of time. Adaptations to production including single-use...

3 months ago

Predicting Drug Toxicity: Challenges and Innovations

Failure to reach the desired safety profile is one of the main reasons for delayed drug development. Advancements in preclinical studies have seen the optimisation of in vitro assays to better predict toxicity in drug discovery. Computational methods like in...

3 months ago
Pharmacovigilance,Biomanufacturing,Biology,News

Predicting Drug Toxicity: Challenges and Innovations

Failure to reach the desired safety profile is one of the main reasons for delayed drug development. Advancements in preclinical studies have seen the optimisation of in vitro assays to better predict toxicity in drug discovery. Computational methods like in...

3 months ago

Weekly News Round-up – 1/4/21

In the news this week, GSK agrees to support NOVAVAX vaccine production to meet UK targets. In other news, Amgen Inc. confirms its agreement to acquire Rodeo Therapeutics, and COVID-19 vaccine production is boosted by expansions in production with BioNtech...

4 months ago
R&D,Biomanufacturing,Clinical Operations,Weekly Roundups,Biology

Weekly News Round-up – 1/4/21

In the news this week, GSK agrees to support NOVAVAX vaccine production to meet UK targets. In other news, Amgen Inc. confirms its agreement to acquire Rodeo Therapeutics, and COVID-19 vaccine production is boosted by expansions in production with BioNtech...

4 months ago

Plant-Derived Vaccines Versus COVID-19

Despite success with the COVID-19 vaccine roll-out, ever-increasing demand across the world continues to put pressure on vaccine manufacturing and supply chains. Recent developments in plant-derived vaccines, however, offer a potential solution. GSK is one company currently implementing phase III...

4 months ago
R&D,Biomanufacturing,Clinical Development,News

Plant-Derived Vaccines Versus COVID-19

Despite success with the COVID-19 vaccine roll-out, ever-increasing demand across the world continues to put pressure on vaccine manufacturing and supply chains. Recent developments in plant-derived vaccines, however, offer a potential solution. GSK is one company currently implementing phase III...

4 months ago

The Future of CMC: An Interview with Jean-Pierre Metabanzoulou

The need to ensure patient safety and drug efficacy in pharmaceuticals is only increasing. With the sudden disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chemistry and Manufacturing Controls (CMC) process has been thrown into the spotlight as critical to drug...

8 months ago
Biomanufacturing,CMC,Regulatory Affairs,News

The Future of CMC: An Interview with Jean-Pierre Metabanzoulou

The need to ensure patient safety and drug efficacy in pharmaceuticals is only increasing. With the sudden disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chemistry and Manufacturing Controls (CMC) process has been thrown into the spotlight as critical to drug...

8 months ago

Better CMC Organisation in Small Pharma Drug Development

Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC) is a vital part of the drug development process. A CMC strategy gives companies a template for bringing a drug through the early clinical stages all the way to commercial manufacturing.  The CMC process has...

11 months ago
Bioprocess,Biomanufacturing,CMC,Regulatory Affairs,News

Better CMC Organisation in Small Pharma Drug Development

Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC) is a vital part of the drug development process. A CMC strategy gives companies a template for bringing a drug through the early clinical stages all the way to commercial manufacturing.  The CMC process has...

11 months ago