Sign in now to see personalised content appear here.

You can also see your reading history and subscription details on your subscriber page.

Why subscribe?
Find out more.

Sign up for your FREE email newsletter  +


ATCC and bioMérieux collaborate to deliver accurate identification of industrial micro-organisms

To enhance the accuracy and range of microbial identification for pharmaceutical, food and veterinary labs

Europe | Measurement and Analysis

Novartis supplies tuberculosis drug candidates to TB Alliance

Included are drugs called indolcarboxamides that are active against drug sensitive and multi-resistant strains of TB

Europe | R and D | Therapeutic Sector

Biocatalytic solutions for everyone in chemistry

Sonja Borchert, Philipp Süss and Rainer Wardenga, of Enzymicals, look at simple and robust up-scaling of a biocatalytic process

Ingredients | Manufacturing

NJM Packaging introduces Unisort 32 bottle unscrambler

Machine has a throughput of 160 bottles a minute

Packaging | North America

Novartis to invest US$35m in Gamida Cell

Swiss pharmaceutical giant will take 15% stake and has an option to buy the company

Europe | R and D | Finance | Africa ME

Outsourcing clinical trial safety data management

Outsourcing clinical trial safety data is a relatively recent trend that requires confidence in the selected partner. Supriya Desai, Director, Medical Safety Operations, and Suhasini Sharma, Director, Medical Affairs, Sciformix Corporation consider what to look for

Regulatory | R and D

Evotec agrees compound management collaboration with Medicines For Malaria Venture

Evotec will use its compound management services to support MMV's efforts to distribute research tools to the global malaria research community

Europe | R and D | Therapeutic Sector

Sample preparation strategies for USP <233> elemental impurities

Test protocols for trace metals in pharmaceuticals are currently being updated. Nikki Schopp, Team Leader, Analytical Laboratory Services, SGS Life Science Services, looks at some of the issues that can arise when seeking the appropriate test method

Ingredients | Measurement and Analysis

Interview: Convenience and Security

Martin Dallas, Managing Director, Specialist Technologies at Essentra Packaging, has worked for three companies and has always had strong reasons for moving on. He talks to Jane Ellis about chocolate, tear tapes and packaging trends in the healthcare sector


Recipharm to acquire Corvette Pharmaceutical Services Group for €120m

Adds manufacturing capacity and strengthens lyophilisation capabilities

Europe | Finance | Manufacturing

Making best use of big data

The volume of data generated during drug discovery is prodigious, and now data from vast new sources is to be added. So how is this information explosion being used and managed?

Regulatory | R and D | Information Technology