Pharmaceutical Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.pharmaceutical-technology.com web site http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/ en-us http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/ Pharmaceutical Technology-Updates http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif OPTIMA Pharma-Filling and Packaging Machines for Syringes, Vials, Bottles and Carpules http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/machines-labelling/inova/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/machines-labelling/inova/ OPTIMA Pharma consists of three top-quality brands: Inova (sterile filling), Klee (freeze dyring) and Kugler (nonsterile filling). Thanks to years of specializing, Optima Pharma offers a comprehensive, cutting-edge range of products. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:12:00 GMT Optima and Fameccanica to Introduce PAKSIS D10 Packaging System at INDEX, Geneva http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/machines-labelling/inova/presspaksis-d10-packaging-system-index.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/machines-labelling/inova/presspaksis-d10-packaging-system-index.html Optima Pharma has announced it will introduce the new Paksis at INDEX with one of the leading manufacturer of converters Fameccanica. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:57:00 GMT New Smaller Ministat Now With Pilot ONE® Controller http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/lab_equip/huber-kltemaschinenbau/pressnew-smaller-ministat-now-with-pilot-one-controller.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/lab_equip/huber-kltemaschinenbau/pressnew-smaller-ministat-now-with-pilot-one-controller.html Despite their size, Ministats have enough power to thermoregulate photometers, refractometers, viscosimeters, distillation apparatus, reactor vessels, and mini plants. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:47:00 GMT Circulator with Efficient Heat Transfer for Exact Temperature Control http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/lab_equip/efficient-heat-transfer-temperature-control/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/lab_equip/efficient-heat-transfer-temperature-control/ Many research tasks in the laboratory require exact temperature control, but advertising claims such as extremely fast or high-cooling capacity make choosing a circulator difficult. These phrases are not very meaningful and do not permit any objectiv… Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:27:00 GMT Innovate UK grants funding to Cypralis to develop cyclophilin D inhibitors http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsinnovate-uk-grants-funding-to-cypralis-to-develop-cyclophilin-d-inhibitors-5722948 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsinnovate-uk-grants-funding-to-cypralis-to-develop-cyclophilin-d-inhibitors-5722948 Life sciences company Cypralis has secured new funding from Innovate UK to develop cyclophilin D inhibitors targeting degenerative diseases. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT New research reveals caspase-2 enzyme deficiency increases risk of developing tumours http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsnew-research-reveals-caspase-2-enzyme-deficiency-increases-risk-of-developing-tumours-5722971 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsnew-research-reveals-caspase-2-enzyme-deficiency-increases-risk-of-developing-tumours-5722971 Researchers from the University of South Australia at the Centre for Cancer Biology have revealed that people with a deficiency of enzyme caspase-2 are at a higher risk of developing tumours. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Gilead Sciences’ MAA for chronic hepatitis C therapy validated in Europe http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsgilead-sciences-maa-for-chronic-hepatitis-c-therapy-validated-in-europe-5722995 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsgilead-sciences-maa-for-chronic-hepatitis-c-therapy-validated-in-europe-5722995 The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has validated Gilead Sciences’ marketing authorisation application (MAA) for investigational Chronic Hepatitis C Therapy Sofosbuvir / Velpatasvir / Voxilaprevir (SOF / VEL / VOX). Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Perfect Climate for Pharmaceutical Manufacturing http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials-handling/pharmadule-pharmaceutical-manufacturing/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials-handling/pharmadule-pharmaceutical-manufacturing/ Pharmadule, the world leader in modular manufacturing facilities for the pharmaceutical industry, has been working with Munters to supply humidity controlled facilities for Eli Lilly (Indianapolis), Baxter (Bloomington, US) and Eli Lilly (Kinsale, Ir… Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:01:00 GMT Origin Hybrid Pharmaceutical Packaging (HP3) Brochure http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/packaging/origin-hybrid-pharma-packaging-brochure/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/packaging/origin-hybrid-pharma-packaging-brochure/ Origin Pharma Packaging's expert design team can assist you to solve your primary packaging problem. From evaporation to child-resistance, the company will create a design, drive your brand, and promote safety. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:00:00 GMT Tablet Manufacturability Assessment http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/contract/tablet-manufacturability-assessment/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/contract/tablet-manufacturability-assessment/ For a material to make a good tablet, it requires a number of different attributes, which often conflict with each other. This can make determining the performance of a particular powder difficult and complex. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:55:00 GMT New Distributor Appointed for LTE Scientific http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/lab_equip/lte-scientific/pressnew-distributor-appointed-for-lte-scientific.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/lab_equip/lte-scientific/pressnew-distributor-appointed-for-lte-scientific.html Celebrating 70 years in business this year, LTE Scientific has announced that Lennox will become LTE's distributor in Ireland as from January 2017. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:44:00 GMT LIMITmarker Increases Prescriber Confidence and Customer Satisfaction http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/materials-handling/temptime/presslimitmarker-increases-confidence-customer-satisfaction.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/materials-handling/temptime/presslimitmarker-increases-confidence-customer-satisfaction.html Founded in 2003 by Dr Armando Bardisa, South Miami Pharmacy (SMP) aims to improve the quality of life for its customers and patients through personalised service. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:30:00 GMT How to Reduce Costs of Specialty Pharmaceutical Shipments and Increase Patient Satisfaction http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials-handling/reduce-costs-specialty-pharmaceutical-shipments-increase-patient-satisfaction/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials-handling/reduce-costs-specialty-pharmaceutical-shipments-increase-patient-satisfaction/ The specialty pharmacy industry can reduce costs by $27.5 million annually (product and call centre staff costs only) if visual temperature indicators were used as decision-making tools to determine if medicine should be used or returned when patient… Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:34:00 GMT Webinar About Using Laser Diffraction to Characterise Nebulisers http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/lab_equip/malvern_instruments/presslaser-diffraction-characterise-nebulisers.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/lab_equip/malvern_instruments/presslaser-diffraction-characterise-nebulisers.html Malvern has announced it will be hosting a webinar about the use of laser diffraction as a technique in characterising nebulisers and how it is helpful in understanding the delivery of the drug product. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:28:00 GMT Procaps Softigel-Associated Technologies http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/drug_delivery/procaps-softgel-associated-technologies/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/drug_delivery/procaps-softgel-associated-technologies/ Procaps is one of the world's largest softgel companies, specialising in the production and development of advanced gelatin-related technologies. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:17:00 GMT US FDA approves AbbVie’s Imbruvica to treat marginal zone lymphoma http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsus-fda-approves-abbvies-imbruvica-to-treat-marginal-zone-lymphoma-5721669 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsus-fda-approves-abbvies-imbruvica-to-treat-marginal-zone-lymphoma-5721669 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved AbbVie’s Imbruvica (ibrutinib) for the treatment of patients with relapsed / refractory (R/R) marginal zone lymphoma (MZL). Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Canada’s AbCellera receives grant from Gates Foundation to help fight tuberculosis http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newscanadas-abcellera-gets-grant-from-gates-foundation-to-help-fight-tuberculosis-5721660 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newscanadas-abcellera-gets-grant-from-gates-foundation-to-help-fight-tuberculosis-5721660 Canadian-based AbCellera has received a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help fight tuberculosis. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Merck agrees to resolve Keytruda patent infringement litigation http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsmerck-agrees-to-resolve-keytruda-patent-infringement-litigation-5721689 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsmerck-agrees-to-resolve-keytruda-patent-infringement-litigation-5721689 US-based Merck and associated affiliates have entered an agreement with Bristol-Myers Squibb and Ono Pharmaceutical, to resolve Keytruda (pembrolizumab) patent litigation. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Tapping digital technologies to improve drug adherence http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/features/featuretapping-the-internet-to-improve-drug-adherence-5711300/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/features/featuretapping-the-internet-to-improve-drug-adherence-5711300/ Digital connected technologies are increasingly being used to improve patient adherence, one of the biggest challenges facing the healthcare system today. To find out more, Elly Earls talks to smart packaging developer Mevia and Internet of Things se… Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Takeda and Ovid to Co-develop Drug for Rare Pediatric Epilepsies http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/features/featuretakeda-and-ovid-to-co-develop-drug-for-rare-pediatric-epilepsies-5721027/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/features/featuretakeda-and-ovid-to-co-develop-drug-for-rare-pediatric-epilepsies-5721027/ Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:50:00 GMT