Newsletter | April 1, 2014

04.01.14 -- FDA Now Testing Generic Drugs At Leading Academic Centers

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» From The Editor
7 Essential Steps To Hiring A Pharmaceutical Consultant
By Ed Miseta, Chief Editor, Outsourced Pharma and Clinical Leader
In preparation for the spring 2014 hiring season, The CECON Group has recently developed guidelines for choosing the best consultant for a project. Selecting and managing a technical consultant can be a challenge, especially if the subject matter is well outside of the hiring manager’s field of expertise. In the pharmaceutical industry, consultants can help companies of any size to deal with various aspects of drug development, including the selection of suppliers and outsourcing partners.
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Beyond Sachets: Customized Sorbent Solutions For Increased Packaging Flexibility
By Adrian Possumato, Global Director of Healthcare Packaging, Multisorb Technologies
As the healthcare market continues to grow and evolve, sorbent (desiccant, oxygen absorber, hydrocarbon adsorbent) manufacturers are faced with developing new sorbent formats that will allow placement flexibility while continuing to positively impact the drug or device stability profile.
WHITE PAPER: Considerations When Selecting Capsule Filling Equipment
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When it comes to the topic of capsule filling, the first and most immediate issue to consider is the equipment used for this purpose.  Obviously, selection of the most suitable encapsulator is an extremely important consideration. There are several questions you need to ask while working through the selection process.
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» Inspection
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» QA/QC
APPLICATION NOTE: EU GMP Annex 1:2008 And Particle Counting: Part 2
DATASHEET: Electric Rotary Container: Filamatic Accumulator
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» Manufacturing
APPLICATION NOTE: Ensure Proper Delivery Of Several Ingredients To The Recipient IBC
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» Critical Environments
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» Logistics
ARTICLE: Ensuring Cold Chain Remains Cold And Controlled Room Temperature Remains Controlled!
ARTICLE: Improving Corrective And Preventive Measures In The Pharma Supply Chain
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By ThermoSafe, Sonoco Protective Solutions
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UPCOMING TRAINING

Quality Agreements And FDA: What You Must Know To Comply
Date: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 • Time: 1pm – 2:30pm EST

Computer Systems Validation (CSV): Avoiding The Top Five Regulatory Pitfalls
Date: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 • Time: 1pm – 2:30pm EST

Effective Investigations And Root Cause Analysis: A Step-by-Step Guide for Manufacturers
Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 • Time: 1pm – 2:30pm EST
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