Newsletter | December 18, 2013

12.18.13 -- Top 10 Of 2013

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Bioresearch Online's Top 10 Of 2013
By Trisha Gladd, Editor, Pharmaceutical Online and Bioresearch Online

With only 13 days left in 2013, many of us are making final preparations to wrap up the year and start looking toward 2014. At Bioresearch Online, we want to make sure that our editorial plans for the new year meet our readers' needs. One of our most valuable tools to help guide us in this effort is the 2013 Bioresearch Online Top 10 newsletter. In this edition, we compile the most popular articles, white papers, case studies, and products based on newsletter activity and online performance. In other words, you, our reader, tell us where the industry is headed based on what interested you the most. This knowledge ensures we continue to provide you with the information you need to plan the best strategies for 2014.

To kick things off, below is our list of Top 10 Articles, which includes articles from myself as your Bioresearch Online editor, and also contributed content from experts in the industry. So grab a cup of eggnog and enjoy!

  1. Single-Use Equipment Standardization Possible Or Not
    By Maik W. Jornitz, Vice President, G-CON LLC
  2. Achieve Better Science By Overcoming Fear With Knowledge
    By Trisha Gladd, Editor, Pharmaceutical Online and Bioresearch Online
  3. Is Innovation In Chromatography Losing Steam?
    By Eric Langer, President and Managing Partner, BioPlan Associates, Inc.
  4. What Are The Current Drivers And Directions In Bioprocess Monitoring?
    By William Whitford, Thermo Fisher Scientific
  5. Innovation In Assays And Analytical Methods Urgently Needed
    By Eric Langer, President and Managing Partner, BioPlan Associates, Inc.
  6. Ensure Integrity And Prevent Contamination In Single-Use Bags
    By Trisha Gladd, Editor, Pharmaceutical Online and Bioresearch Online
  7. A New Direction In Mycoplasma Control
    By Martha Folmsbee, Morven McAlister, and Jerold Martin, Pall Life Sciences
  8. Rethinking PAT For Cleanability
    By Jon Yourkin, GE Analytical Instruments
  9. Rapid Process Improvement Achieved By Applying A Rational Approach To Culture Media Optimization
    By Tom Fletcher, Scott D. Storms, and Jenny Y. Bang, Irvine Scientific
  10. How To Design Prestudy Experiments For Viral Clearance Studies; Part 2
    By Kathryn Martin Remington, Ph.D., Principal Scientist for Clearance Services, BioReliance
If you have any ideas for editorial coverage, or are interested in publishing your own content, please email me.
I would love to hear from you!

From all of us at the Bioresearch Online team, thank you for your readership and especially for your dedication to the industry. As one expert put it, "We are not making coat hangers. We're working on ideas that can make the ultimate difference in people and save lives." Here's to another great year.

Happy Holidays!
Top 10 White Papers
1. Inside Biopharma Process Validation
By Ryan Mauro, Validations Sales Specialist, Sartorius Stedim Biotech
2. Greater Productivity In Insulin Purification
By Grace
3. Rip It Up And Start Again: Developing A Bioreactor For Vaccines
By Jose Castillo, Director of Cell Culture Technologies at ATMI LifeSciences
4. Is Your Single-Use System Supplier Disposable
By John Briggs, ASQ, CQA, Quality Assurance Manager, ASI Life Sciences
5. Are You Into Biosimilars?
By GE Healthcare Life Sciences
6. Minimizing The Risk Of Mycoplasma Contamination
By Parker domnick hunter Process Filtration
7. A High-Throughput Static Culture Flask Alternative To Shake Flask Culture
By WHEATON
8. Introduction To Pichia Pastoris In A Stirred-Tank Fermentor
By Eppendorf, Inc.
9. The Urgent Need For Qualified Transportation Providers
By World Courier Inc.
10. How To Protect High-Value Media With Single-Use Connectors
By Colder Products Company
Top 10 Case Studies
1. Parallel Cultivation Of E. coli In Single-Use Bioreactors
DASGIP Information and Process Technology GmbH, an Eppendorf Company
2. Buffer And Media Preparation Systems
Integrated Process Engineers & Constructors Inc. (IPEC)
3. Performance Validation Of The Nucleo Scalable, Disposable Bioreactor With An Anchorage-Dependent Cell Line
ATMI LifeSciences
4. Why Air Cargo Is A Viable Solution For Transporting Medical And Pharmaceutical Products
Southwest Airlines Cargo
5. Protecting A Temperature-Critical Healing Innovation In Storage And Shipping
UPS Healthcare
6. Precise Cold-Chain Logistics Supports Global Study Of Heart Disease
Marken
7. A Design Of Experiment (DOE) Approach For Purification Of Recombinant Proteins
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
8. Scaling Volume To Column Volume
Grace
9. Comparison Of Five Cell Culture Media Demonstrating CHO Cell Culture Growth In Batch Or Fed-Batch Process For Commercial Operations
Irvine Scientific
10. Gemin X Pharmaceuticals: Finding A Drug's Mechanism Of Action
Metabolon
Top 10 Products
1. Cell Culture Solutions
GE Healthcare Life Sciences
2. Fermentation Technologies
Sartorius Stedim Biotech
3. Endotoxin Removal
3M Purification
4. Single-Use Bioreactors
Thermo Scientific HyClone
5. DNA Purification
Agilent Technologies
6. Perfusion And Concentrated Perfusion Technology
Refine Technology, LLC
7. EMC Documentum Quality Solution For Life Sciences
EMC Corporation
8. Remote Monitoring For Shipping And Product Storage
ShockWatch
9. Bio-Simplex™ Sterile Disposable Flasks
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics
10. Thermal Pallet Shipper: CSafe RKN
CSafe Global