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Novartis comments on $490m cell-culture vaccine contract

Novartis comments on $490m cell-culture vaccine contract

By Gareth Macdonald

Late last week the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded Novartis a $490m contract to continue work on its cell-culture influenza vaccine plant in Holly Springs, North Carolina, US. in-PharmaTechnologist spoke with Novartis spokesman...

What to look out for at Pharmapack '09

What to look out for at Pharmapack '09

By Nick Taylor

in-PharmaTechnologist is joined by Aurore Domange, Pharmapack Manager, who details the highlights of this year’s show, which starts in Paris, France, this week.

Interview with IPEC China chairman Nevin Cheng

Interview with IPEC China chairman Nevin Cheng

By Gareth Macdonald

Since its inauguration last year, IPEC China has been working to improve the quality of excipient manufacturing in the country. in-PharmaTechnologist spoke with organisation president Nevin Cheng about the steps the body has taken so far and what it will...

Light microscopy technique for improving contaminant analysis

Light microscopy technique for improving contaminant analysis

By Gareth Macdonald

The timely identification of contaminants in pharmaceutical manufacture can be critical to avoiding costly delays. While it is relatively straightforward to establish the composition of a contaminating particle, determining its origin in the manufacturing...

Icon boosts bioanalytical presence through Prevalere buy

Icon boosts bioanalytical presence through Prevalere buy

By Gareth Macdonald

Icon's recent $43.2m acquisition of New York-based Prevalere Life Sciences is the latest part of the firm's expansion in the US CRO market. Outsourcing-Pharma spoke with Icon's VP of bioanalytical development, Brian O'Dwyer, and Prevalere...

MicroCHIPS' CEO responds to AAPS award

MicroCHIPS' CEO responds to AAPS award

After collecting the drug delivery award at this year's AAPS, John Santini, CEO of MicroCHIPS, was on hand to explain what the gong meant to the company.

AAPS preview

AAPS preview

By Gareth Macdonald

American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientist's (AAPS) president Dr Karen Habucky sets out the programme for the group's forthcoming annual meeting and exposition, which is being held in Atlanta, US between November 16- 20.

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First podcast from in-PharmaTechnologist.com

First podcast from in-PharmaTechnologist.com

By Gareth Macdonald

Welcome to in-pharma technologist’s podcast. In the next three minutes Gareth Macdonald will take you through the top industry headlines this week. Product authenticity dominated the news, with US regulators announcing increased penalties for those convicted...