Continued Process Verification (CPV), Process Analytical Technology (PAT) and Quality by Design (QbD), are driving pharma to improve product and process quality and efficiency.
Innovative companies are now applying industry-specific Smart Manufacturing solutions to reduce time to value and improve efficiency and asset utilization while ensuring product and data integrity, regulatory compliance and safety.
As science-based organizations look to leverage the internet of things (IoT) within the laboratory, careful consideration must be given to available technologies, data formats, and platforms.
Proportional valve technology in process automation offers a great a deal of flexibility and produces high-quality control results. A complete system supplied by Festo and installed in Boehringer Ingelheim's new technical centre demonstrates the performance that modern pneumatics can deliver. The project was developed in close communication between the Festo team and automation experts from the pharmaceutical company, allowing it to move forward quickly.
Today’s biotech and pharmaceutical production facilities must drive faster times to market and greater profitability by boosting production yields and accelerating commercialization.
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical business. They are one of a handful of companies to span the entire life cycle of a medicine – from research and development to manufacturing and supply – as well as the global commercialization of primary care and specialty care medicines. Operating in more than 100 countries, AstraZeneca employs around 57,500 people worldwide. The company has manufacturing operations in 17 countries, and their innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.
As the demand for complex, portable medical devices continues to grow, reducing risk and increasing efficiency during the development of these products should be paramount.