Drug Delivery

India adopting barcodes

India adopting barcodes

The body that oversees the standards relating to product barcoding,
EAN, is to work with Indian pharmaceutical companies to help them
comply with the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA)
requirements on barcoding human drugs...

UK backs Onyx API production

UK backs Onyx API production

Onyx Scientific has been cleared by the UK authorities for the
manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients, and says that
this approval is one of the first of its kind for a firm supplying
early development quantities of APIs.

EC, Japan close to GMP accord

EC, Japan close to GMP accord

The European Union and Japan have moved another step closer to
recognising each other's Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
requirements in a move that should make it easier to register and
import medicines across their borders.

RFID: An overview

RFID: An overview

RFID has arrived. Long hailed as the next IT revolution for
industry, communicating labels are being forced into place by
retailers and legislators alike, leaving manufacturers racing to
implement a newborn technology steeped in unknowns,...

Accession impact on pharma

Accession impact on pharma

The expansion of the European Union to include 25 member states
after May 2004 presents significant opportunities for the
pharmaceutical industry to tap new markets, but companies should
think twice before launching new products there.

Bush names Medicare candidate

Bush names Medicare candidate

As reported last week, Mark McClellan looks set to leave his post
as Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to run
the agency that oversees Medicare and its new prescription drug
programme for the elderly and disabled.

RFID system for pharma use

RFID system for pharma use

MeadWestvaco Intelligent Systems has launched a radio frequency
identification (RFID) inventory system that enables manufacturers
to more accurately monitor drug delivery from production to
pharmacy distribution.

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