White Papers

  1. BioProcess Containers – Materials Of Construction
    4/12/2018

    Several characteristics are important to the performance of BPCs, including biological compatibility, physical and mechanical properties, and extractables and leachables (E&L).

  2. 6 Myths About Biocatalysis Every Manufacturer Should Ignore
    4/12/2018

    By dispelling the myths associated with biocatalysis, a manufacturer can reap the benefits of this technology, providing a route to greener, safer chemistry that delivers a higher overall yield.

  3. How Much Will Your Pharmaceutical Powder Screw Feeder Cost?
    4/6/2018

    An efficient feeding system can offer significant return on investment thanks to higher accuracy and better control, despite the higher initial capital investment.

  4. The Case For A Facility Monitoring System
    3/27/2018

    While there are some that choose to install a facility monitoring system just because regulatory guidance states one should be installed and used, many, given the choice, would choose not to.

  5. Inspecting On The Edge – Understanding Punch Tip Wear
    3/26/2018

    Avoid production quality-related issues by understanding and knowing how to identify the most common causes of punch tip edge wear.

  6. Tool Life Expectancy In Pharma Manufacturing
    3/26/2018

    Excessively worn or improperly maintained tools could create a tremendous liability to the production team by creating a perception of poor quality to the consumer.

  7. Aggregation – Solutions For The Traceability Of Products
    3/23/2018

    Counterfeit medicines are now a worldwide problem. According to some estimates, more than 10 percent of all drugs in the global supply chain are counterfeit and, in some countries, much higher.

  8. Enhancing Process Safety In The Pharmaceutical Industry
    3/23/2018

    This paper focuses on how to enhance a pharmaceutical production facility's process safety with a dynamic checkweighing system.

  9. Accelerate Your Process Development With High-Throughput, Single-Use, Fully Automated Bioreactors
    3/20/2018

    Biopharmaceutical R&D teams everywhere face the same dilemma in the development of biologics and vaccines: they must increase productivity to meet strict budgets and deadlines, while maintaining or improving data accuracy.

  10. Advances In Single-Use Technologies For Cell Clarification
    3/20/2018

    One of the major challenges in batch mammalian cell clarification is cost-effective improvement in filtration in the face of high cell densities. Single-use technology has serious benefits for flexibility in production, pilot or clinical batches, but with existing filtration equipment, the economic benefits have not been fully realized at volumes < 2,000 liters.