Newsletter - 0518-04
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Top Articles
 
 
Biosimilar Backer
 
We sit down with Cyrus Krakaria, President of Biotechnology at Lupin Limited, to discuss his passion for biosimilars and why they may provide an effective solution to healthcare costs.
 
 
 
 
Friends and Foes
 
Anti-drug antibodies pose a serious problem when it comes to new biologic drugs – and can render existing ones useless in certain patients. Are synthetic vaccine particles the answer?
 
 
 
 
Smell the Polymer
 
Caffeine isn’t just a catalyst to get you moving when you have an early start – it can also help create new, less toxic polymers for drug delivery, by removing the need for metal catalysts.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Webinar
 
 
Cell Therapy Facilities – Designing for Flexibility, Scalability, and Cost Effectiveness
 
Looking to find out more about designing cell therapy facilities? In this webinar, experts give an introduction to the topic, discussing what operational, technical and support spaces are required, and how GMP and biocontainment requirements impact design. Mechanical and electrical needs – and how to address them – will also be considered.
 
 
 
 
Trials of a Medicine Maker
 
 
Asking the Right Questions
 
Eva likes to ensure her new suppliers are all on the ball (rather than relying on a dubious crystal ball)
 
 
 
 
Special Promotions
 
 
Stay Ahead. Smart Risk Management
 
As supply chains become increasingly complex, collaboration between biopharmaceutical customers and suppliers is crucial for supply continuity and control.
 
 
 
The Continuous Way
 
Why adopt continuous bioprocessing? Because it can lead to faster and more cost-effective biopharma manufacturing. In this supplement, Pall and their collaborators discuss the benefits of continuous bioprocessing and how Pall is innovating in this area.
 
 
 
Industrializing Cell Therapy
 
We know that cell therapies work; now, we need to learn to manufacture them efficiently on an industrial scale. Phil Vanek and Madhusan Peshwa from GE Healthcare give their thoughts on the growth of this fascinating field and why closed, automated systems will be crucial for success.
 
 
 
 
Exhibitor Profile
 
 
IMA PHARMA GOES ACHEMA: Hall 3.0 - Stand F49
 
World leader in automatic machines, IMA will showcase the latest innovations for processing and packaging of pharmaceuticals, turn-key applications and pilot projects for Industry 4.0. A special area will be dedicated to IMA Digital, which summarizes IMA's commitment to the evolution towards the Smart Factory and Smart Products.
 
 
 
 
Events
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
Be it a large congress at a huge venue or an expert meeting that fits around a table, these events are a fantastic way to network and educate yourself on the latest developments in the industry – so why not take a look at our list of upcoming events?