How To Avoid Pharma/Bio Cargo Theft By JJ Coughlin, VP, LoJack SCI
If your job is even remotely related to the transport of your company's pharmaceutical or biologics products, you need to be familiar with the Supply Chain-Information Sharing and Analysis Center (SC-ISAC). That's because this organization has been collecting and analyzing cargo theft data for industries just like yours since 2005. And don't be naive — thieves are targeting your products.
Innovation In Assays And Analytical Methods Urgently Needed By Eric Langer, President and Managing Partner, BioPlan Associates, Inc.
Biomanufacturers are increasingly demanding better analytical methods development as the industry expands its need to provide better metrics regarding process monitoring, comparability of products, quality, and a number of other critical areas associated with process improvement.
Spotlight On Lab Informatics
Gentle Washing Cultured Cells In Microplates This technical note describes how the Tecan HydroFlex platform was successfully evaluated for gentle washing of strongly adherent cell-line A431 as well as for the weakly adherent P815 cells in a 96-well format.
Raw Materials Risk Mitigation And Management Protecting your raw materials is a vital part of your process — and one that should be taken seriously. Repercussions — like plant shut-downs and drug shortages — stemming from events like virus contamination — can be far-reaching and difficult to overcome. To help safeguard your product, and to avoid potential adverse events, you can keep the following things in mind when sourcing media.
Laying The Foundation For Next-Gen Cancer Diagnostics The molecular make-up of each tumor is going to drive personalized medicine. Our goal is to work with oncologists and pathologists and do nothing short of transform cancer care. We want to change the way cancer patients are managed, not just in academic medical centers but in communities across the U.S. and internationally.
The new Xpansion bioreactor is a scalable and flexible platform which integrates a compact, closed multiplate bioreactor with a variety of additional Integrity single-use technologies. This platform is driving industrialization in the fast-evolving field of cell therapy.