1. Speeding Development and Reducing Costs with Analytical Quality by Design

    António Ramos, Analytical Chemistry Group Leader, Process Chemistry Development and Rui Loureiro, Director of the R&D Process Chemistry at Hovione outline Quality by Design (QbD) in analytical method development.

  2. Energizing Client Portfolios with Patient-Friendly Dosage Forms
    Don Barbieri, Technical Products Manager, EDD at SPI Pharma discusses how to reduce patient noncompliance with excipients.
  3. Artificial Intelligence Powers New PAD Blood Test

    More accurate, less costly diagnostic for peripheral artery disease studied.

  4. AstraZeneca’s Anti-Asthma FASENRA Wins FDA Approval
    New respiratory biologic demonstrates significant improvement over prior steroid treatments.
  5. Bioengineered Robotic Hand Senses Touch
    Innovation expands prosthetic capabilities.
  6. Study Reveals New Medication Options for Opioid Dependency

    Alkermes’ antagonist based treatment gets data boost proving effectiveness compared to agonists.

  7. What are the Greatest Challenges Drug Manufacturers Face When Working to Meet the New Requirements for Excipient Supply Chain Security?
    Industry experts weigh in on our Roundtable.
  8. Building the Foundation of Japan’s Premier CDMO

    Jun Yokohama, President & CEO of Bushu Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and Toshio Yoshioka, President at Spera Pharma, Inc. discuss how the firm helps clients overcome barriers to entry.

  9. Enabling Right-First-Time Tech Transfer with Effective Scale-Down Modeling
    Erich Blatter, Ph.D., Director, Process Development Head, GSK Contract Manufacturing tackles technology transfer.
  10. Connecting the Dots for Clients
    Michael Hughey, Sales Manager at ACIC Machinery explains the company’s new technology and building relationships.
  11. Behind the RFP: Project Optimization and Technology Integration
    M+W Group, CEO Global Business Unit Life Sciences & Chemicals (LSC), Daniel Lachapelle, discusses the pillar of life sciences.
  12. Optimizing API Production as a True Manufacturing Partner

    Jim Scandura, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer at Avara Pharmaceutical Service discusses serving as a partner for API production.

  13. Almac Expands Analytical Services with BioClin Laboratories Acquisition

    Acquisition brings complementary capabilities to Almac.

  14. Simplified Versions of Teixobactin Could Be Commercialized

    The synthetic compounds are as effective against MSRA.

  15. Collaboration Announced Between Takeda Pharmaceutical and Portal Instruments
    Companies to develop needle-free delivery systems for biologics.
  16. If You Could Have One Piece of Biologic Manufacturing Equipment Improved, What Would It Be and Why?
    Experts weigh in on our Roundtable conversation.
  17. SiteOne Therapeutics Garners US Department of Defense Award

    Funds will support the development of non-opioid therapeutics for pain management.

  18. Biopharma’s Ascendant Supply Chain Reveals its Present Potential & Future Promise

    The journey that a high-potential large-molecule drug must make to commercialization is long and winding.

  19. Novel Equipment Solutions: Leading to Manufacturing Efficiency and Productivity

    Pharmaceutical companies are increasingly turning to equipment suppliers for forward-thinking solutions.

  20. BioVectra on the Road to BIO: Bridging Microbial Demand with Expanded Capacity
    Oliver Technow, President, BioVectra Inc. explains the company's fermentation capabilities. 
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Study Reveals New Medication Options for Opioid Dependency

Nov 23, 2017 2:04:00 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-040

Bioengineered Robotic Hand Senses Touch

Nov 23, 2017 2:03:00 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-039
FDA Approval

AstraZeneca’s Anti-Asthma FASENRA Wins FDA Approval

Nov 23, 2017 2:01:00 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-038

Artificial Intelligence Powers New PAD Blood Test

Nov 23, 2017 2:00:00 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-037

SiteOne Therapeutics Garners US Department of Defense Award

Nov 21, 2017 12:51:25 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-036

Collaboration Announced Between Takeda Pharmaceutical and Portal Instruments

Nov 21, 2017 12:14:49 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-035

Simplified Versions of Teixobactin Could Be Commercialized

Nov 21, 2017 11:58:31 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-034

Almac Expands Analytical Services with BioClin Laboratories Acquisition

Nov 21, 2017 11:48:37 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-033
Drug Development

Vetter’s Opens a New Office in South Korea

Nov 17, 2017 8:04:00 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-032
Drug Development

Small Molecule Cancer Combination Therapy Receives Second Patent

Nov 17, 2017 8:02:00 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-031

Intrauterine Devices Offer New Benefit

Nov 17, 2017 8:01:00 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-030

FUJIFILM Plans $1 Billion Capacity Expansion in U.S., U.K.

Nov 17, 2017 8:00:00 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-029
Drug Development

New Malaria Therapeutic Receives FDA Orphan Drug Designation

Nov 16, 2017 2:08:18 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-028
Drug Discovery

Novel Compound Developed That Could Serve as a Non-Addictive Opiod Alternative

Nov 16, 2017 2:04:26 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-027

First Treatment for Rare Blood Disorder Approved by FDA

Nov 16, 2017 2:00:40 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-026
Drug Development

Compugen Advances Lead Anti-TIGIT Monoclonal Antibody to Manufacturing

Nov 16, 2017 1:56:59 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-025
Strategic Partnership

QuintilesIMS Now IQVIA

Nov 14, 2017 2:39:09 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-024
Strategic Partnership

Dicerna and Boehringer Ingelheim Ink Deal to Develop Treatments for Chronic Liver Diseases

Nov 14, 2017 2:31:06 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-022
Clinical Research

CRO Pharmaceutical Product Development Wins NIH Contract for HIV Research

Nov 14, 2017 2:26:03 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-021

Mallinckrodt Expands Pipeline with Ocera Therapeutics Buy

Nov 10, 2017 1:53:15 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-020
Expanded Capacity

AbbVie Starts Up New Mammalian Cell-Culture Production Facility in Singapore

Nov 10, 2017 1:53:06 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-019
Expanded Capacity

Eli Lilly Expands Insulin Production Capacity in Indiana

Nov 10, 2017 1:45:04 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-018

EMA, FDA Move Forward with Mutual Recognition of Inspections

Nov 10, 2017 1:30:45 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-017

Alcami to Manufacture Darinaparsin

Nov 9, 2017 2:39:50 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-016

London’s Science Museum Displays Breakthrough Stem Cell Sprayer

Nov 9, 2017 2:27:42 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-015
Drug Development

NIH Funds Bacterial DNA Superbug Killer

Nov 9, 2017 2:25:12 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-014

Lung Cancer Research Institute Recipients Announced

Nov 9, 2017 2:22:30 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-013

Fertility Experts: Embryos Travel Better Frozen

Nov 7, 2017 11:27:24 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-012
Clinical Data

Bariatric Surgery Demonstrates Effective Diabetes Control

Nov 7, 2017 11:22:31 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-011
Pregnancy Tracker

Ovarian Cycle Bracelet Detects Pregnancy in Trials

Nov 7, 2017 11:19:59 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-010
Drug Development

Amgen and Novartis Expand Collaboration to Prevent Alzheimer’s

Nov 7, 2017 11:16:53 AM PAO-M11-17-NI-009

Immuno-oncology Approach Based on Electronic Circuitry

Nov 3, 2017 1:21:07 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-008

Parexel and MicroSoft to Develop New Cloud Technology

Nov 3, 2017 1:18:33 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-007

Intelligent Nanoparticles Kill Cancer Cells

Nov 3, 2017 1:10:35 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-005

New NSAID Topical Gels Penetrate Three Times Faster

Nov 2, 2017 3:21:28 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-004

Mustang Bio Sends CAR T Cell Therapy Line to College

Nov 2, 2017 3:11:03 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-003

FDA, European Regulators Align for More Efficient GMP Inspections

Nov 2, 2017 3:07:38 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-002
FDA Approval

Calquence, AstraZeneca’s BTK Inhibitor Approved by FDA

Nov 2, 2017 3:00:42 PM PAO-M11-17-NI-001
Cell and Gene Therapy

Developing Targeted Potassium Channel Openers for CNS-Related Therapeutics


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ADCs: The Future of Biologic Drugs
The contract manufacturing market for antibody-drug conjugates has huge potential, but an extraordinary range of capabilities is essential to be in the game. We spoke to some of the players to find out all about ADCs.


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Now stronger than ever, Marken needed a bold visual direction to illustrate its expanding breadth of services and ongoing commitment to personalized medicine.
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