Although manufacturing is the most established of the pharma
outsourcing segments, many service areas are still rapidly
evolving. OutsourcingPharma.com gives a brief run down of the
current state of play.
Curalogic, a Danish biotechnology company, has appointed SAFC's
Pharma business segment to provide protein isolation, extraction
and purification services as part of its product development to
treat Allergic Rhinitis.
Minimising the risk of cross-contamination in the production of
medicines for use in clinical trials is a major challenge for
manufacturers, who need to implement safety measures in order to
avoid production failure.
As it steps up its presence in the major clinical trials
recruitment hubs in Asia, Quintiles has announced its intention to
open a central lab in India to help feed its expanding network of
clinical trial operations in the country.
Following numerous manufacturing failures, Discovery Laboratories
believes it has resolved the stability issues that have plagued
Surfaxin, its experimental respiratory treatment for infants, and
is now seeking a meeting with the...