EU GDP Guidelines: Implications for Shipping Clinical Materials into the European Market

EU GDP Guidelines: Implications for Shipping Clinical Materials into the European Market   Recently, the U.K.’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) opened an investigation into a patient complaint of mold on paracetamol (acetaminophen) tablets.1 It discovered the product was shipped by sea from India to multiple companies in the U.K. at temperatures reaching […]

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KEY CONSIDERATIONS FOR COMPANIES OUTSOURCING THEIR CLINICAL PACKAGING NEEDS

KEY CONSIDERATIONS FOR COMPANIES OUTSOURCING THEIR CLINICAL PACKAGING NEEDS From virtual biotech companies to large pharmaceutical companies, outsourcing is a key consideration in clinical packaging and distribution. According to Sherpa Clinical Packaging, however, although outsourcing is a valuable strategy for companies of all sizes and capabilities, it should be entered into for reasons specific to a […]

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PROSCIENTO EXPANDS ASIA PACIFIC OPERATIONS WITH OFFICE IN AUSTRALIA

PROSCIENTO EXPANDS ASIA PACIFIC OPERATIONS WITH OFFICE IN AUSTRALIA SAN DIEGO, March 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – ProSciento, Inc., a full scope clinical R&D services provider focused exclusively on early phase clinical development programs in metabolic diseases, today announced the expansion of its Asia Pacific operations with an office in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. The office will […]

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Is Deciphering Protein-Protein Interactions (PPIs) the Next Big Research Challenge?

Is Deciphering Protein-Protein Interactions (PPIs) the Next Big Research Challenge?   Proteomics, the study of protein interactions is a relatively new field developed gradually throughout the 20th century. Until the late 1990’s, functional analyses of proteins mainly focused on single proteins, however, in a complex body system, proteins rarely act alone. Whether natural or artificial, […]

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How to forge a successful strategic partnership with a CRO company to reach your company’s goals

Today’s globalized pharmaceutical industry presents many opportunities for diversifying risk in manufacturing.  Part of this diversification comes from the ability to spread manufacturing activities across continents.  In order to successfully develop a portfolio of relationships, each CRO or CMO engaged must be viewed as a strategic partner and those contributing to projects must feel that […]

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CRO Navigates Tough Preclinical Testing Stage for Cos.

CRO Navigates Tough Preclinical Testing Stage for Cos. By Jared Whitlock BIOTECH: Challenges Are Big And Small in Testing on Animals Explora Biolabs is part of San Diego’s biotech cluster. But CEO Richard Lin likens the company to a hotel. Photo by Jamie Scott Lytle   Explora Biolabs CEO Richard Lin at the company’s Sorrento Valley […]

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