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 HOFinsight - Innovative Ideas, Innovative Solutions http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/process_automation/hofinsight-innovative-ideas/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/process_automation/hofinsight-innovative-ideas/ HOFinsight is HOF's customer magazine for innovations and developments. This first issue includes Synchofreeze optimised freeze-drying, HOF's loading and unloading systems, and the R&D Lyo for continuous development. Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:04:00 GMT HOF to Host Its Second Technical Forum http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/process_automation/hof-sonderanlagenbau/presshof-technical-forum.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/process_automation/hof-sonderanlagenbau/presshof-technical-forum.html HOF has announced its second technical forum 'Always Think Ahead'. Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:56:00 GMT ABL&E Announced Exclusive Distributor for Gamlen Instruments in Eastern Europe http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/contract/gamlen-tableting/pressable-exclusive-distributor.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/contract/gamlen-tableting/pressable-exclusive-distributor.html Gamlen Instruments has appointed ABL&E as the exclusive distributor for Gamlen Instruments in Eastern Europe. Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:43:00 GMT Bel-Ray-Greases and Lubricants for the Pharmaceutical Industry http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/eng_services/bel-ray-pht/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/eng_services/bel-ray-pht/ Bel-Ray specialises in creating lubricants and grease for the pharmaceutical industry. Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:20:00 GMT Eisai seeks marketing authorisation for lenvatinib from EMA http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newseisai-seeks-marketing-authorisation-for-lenvatinib-from-ema-5884508 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newseisai-seeks-marketing-authorisation-for-lenvatinib-from-ema-5884508 Eisai has submitted a marketing authorisation application (MAA) to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for first-line use of lenvatinib in patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma (uHCC). Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Fidson Healthcare, Sarepta Therapeutics, North China Pharmaceutical http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-fidson-healthcare-sarepta-therapeutics-north-china-pharmaceutical-5883403 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-fidson-healthcare-sarepta-therapeutics-north-china-pharmaceutical-5883403 Nigerian pharmaceutical company Fidson Healthcare plans to raise NGN6bn ($18.65m) through a rights offering of shares. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT AstraZeneca’s faslodex receives EU approval for advanced breast cancer treatment http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsastrazenecas-faslodex-receives-eu-approval-for-advanced-breast-cancer-treatment-5883683 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsastrazenecas-faslodex-receives-eu-approval-for-advanced-breast-cancer-treatment-5883683 The European Commission (EC) has approved AstraZeneca’s faslodex (fulvestrant) for the treatment of oestrogen-receptor positive, locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer in postmenopausal women not previously treated with endocrine therapy. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT ViiV reaches another milestone in the development of a long-acting HIV regimen http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsviiv-reaches-another-milestone-in-the-development-of-a-long-acting-hiv-regimen-5884700 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsviiv-reaches-another-milestone-in-the-development-of-a-long-acting-hiv-regimen-5884700 On July 24, 2017, ViiV Healthcare announced positive results from 96-week data obtained from a Phase IIb, open-label study (LATTE-2) investigating the safety and efficacy of a two-drug, long-acting injectable anti-HIV formulation composed of ViiV’s c… Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:20:00 GMT CAR-T Acknowledged by FDA Committee http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/contract/sirion-biotech-pharma/presscar-fda-committee.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/contract/sirion-biotech-pharma/presscar-fda-committee.html Novartis has announced its CAR-T cell therapy CTL019 has been recommended by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC). Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:20:00 GMT interlanguage-Medical Translation Services for the Pharmaceutical Industry http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/consult/interlanguage/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/consult/interlanguage/ interlanguage provides ISO 17100-certified medical translation services to companies in the worldwide life science sector to improve international communication. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:04:00 GMT Micromeritics-Materials Characterisation Analytical Instruments and Services http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/lab_equip/micromeritics/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/lab_equip/micromeritics/ Founded in 1962, Micromeritics is a leading supplier of materials characterization analytical laboratory instrumentation and services. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:03:00 GMT Imaging Centre of Excellence, University of Glasgow, Scotland http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/projects/imaging-centre-of-excellence-university-of-glasgow-scotland/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/projects/imaging-centre-of-excellence-university-of-glasgow-scotland/ The Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE) at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital (QEUH) in Scotland was inaugurated in March 2017. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Zenith Technologies Seeks New Engineers http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/process_automation/zenith-technologies/presszenith-technologies-seeks-new-engineers.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/process_automation/zenith-technologies/presszenith-technologies-seeks-new-engineers.html Worldwide system integration company Zenith Technologies is currently looking to take on new engineers. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT FDA grants fast-track status for Ablynx’s caplacizumab to treat aTTP http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsfda-grants-fast-track-designation-for-ablynxs-caplacizumab-to-treat-attp-5883181 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsfda-grants-fast-track-designation-for-ablynxs-caplacizumab-to-treat-attp-5883181 Belgian biopharmaceutical company Ablynx has received fast-track designation from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its caplacizumab treatment for acquired thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (aTTP). Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Sandoz to improve treatment access to children with cancer in four developing nations http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newssandoz-to-improve-treatment-access-to-children-with-cancer-in-four-developing-nations-5883115 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newssandoz-to-improve-treatment-access-to-children-with-cancer-in-four-developing-nations-5883115 Novartis Group division Sandoz has expanded its partnership with UK-based charity World Child Cancer to improve access to treatment, as well as optimise survival outcomes for children suffering from cancer in four developing nations. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT New study discovers faulty genes underlying brain tumours http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsnew-study-discovers-faulty-genes-underlying-brain-tumours-5882983 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/news/newsnew-study-discovers-faulty-genes-underlying-brain-tumours-5882983 A new in-depth study funded by Cancer Research UK has shown that medulloblastoma brain tumours have faulty genes underlying the disease. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dry Powder Inhaler Monodose RS01 http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/packaging/dry-powder-inhaler/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/packaging/dry-powder-inhaler/ Patented, manufactured, and marketed by Plastiape, the RS01 Monodose Dry Powder Inhaler has a refined piercing unit design, which required the study of new manufacturing techniques and a different assembly sequence in comparison with the older device… Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:57:00 GMT Addressing Serialisation Challenges to Achieve Business Benefits and Best Practice Deployment in the Pharmaceutical Sector http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/process_automation/overcoming-practical-challenges-pharmaceutical-serialisation/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/process_automation/overcoming-practical-challenges-pharmaceutical-serialisation/ With EU and US serialisation deadlines coming closer, companies are realising the benefits of track and trace. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:56:00 GMT Atlant Clinical to Become a Gold Sponsor for YJP Life Science & Healthcare Conferences http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/trials/atlant-clinical-pharma/pressgold-sponsor-yjp.html http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/contractors/trials/atlant-clinical-pharma/pressgold-sponsor-yjp.html Atlant Clinical has become a sponsor for regular Life Science & Healthcare conferences organised by YJP. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:01:00 GMT Dispelling the Myths of Deviation and CAPA Systems http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/consult/dispelling-the-myths-of-deviation-and-capa-systems/ http://www.pharmaceutical-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/consult/dispelling-the-myths-of-deviation-and-capa-systems/ 'How to Simplify for Improve your Deviation and CAPA Systems' is one of NSF's most popular in-house courses. The company provides simple tools and techniques that dramatically improve efficiency, while also dispelling some myths. 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