Newsletter | July 28, 2014

07.28.14 -- Scientists Report Discovery Of Biomarker For HIV Vaccine; Teva Acquires Labrys

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Featured Focus

The Evolving Role Of Drug Mechanism Of Action In Drug Discovery And Development
By Seth Lederman, M.D., Cofounder, CEO, and Chairman, Tonix Pharmaceuticals
Discovering a new drug can reduce pain and suffering, preserve and extend life, and facilitate procedures such as surgery and recovery through anesthesia and pain management. Collectively, effective drugs and their appropriate use can support the creative and cultural activities of societies.

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White Paper: Securing The Global Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Against The Threat Of Counterfeit Drugs
By World Courier Management
In 2012, counterfeit versions of the cancer drug Avastin were found in 19 American treatment centers. The impostor drug lacked the active ingredient, rendering it virtually useless for treatment purposes. The same year, counterfeits of other pharmaceuticals smuggled into the U.K. were found to contain undeclared active ingredients that posed potentially serious health risks to consumers.


Guest Column: Which Comes First — The Process Or The Solution?
By Christine Park, Quality Architech
How can you determine what you should automate and the best approach for your business needs? I find the best approach is to understand your own business needs/requirements, how you want the process to work and why the specific solution you are considering will be best for your operations.


Application Note: Reduce Cost, Increase Quality, And Shorten Cycle Time In Scale Cell Culture Manufacturing
By ASI Life Sciences
Manufacturing biopharmaceutical products on an industrial scale has required scaling up a variety of techniques that were previously only practiced at bench scale. This includes highly technical and notoriously difficult processes such as cell culture, that is, maintaining living cells in a tightly controlled sterile environment.


Application Note: Improving Aggregate Removal From Monoclonal Antibody Feed Using Cation Exchange Chromatography
By Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
Researchers in the field of chromatography have required ever-more sophisticated and selective methods for removing aggregates from the monomer.

Industry News

Scientists Report Discovery Of Biomarker For HIV Vaccine
Regulus Receives FDA Orphan Status For Rare Kidney Disease Drug
aTyr And Partner Universities Publish Human Protein Discovery
Teva Acquires Labrys, Expands CNS Portfolio
Researchers Present Alzheimer's R&D At AAIC 2014
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Introduction To Biostatistics: Hypothesis Testing
Date: Thursday, August 14, 2014 • Time: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EST

Lyophilization: An Introduction To The Scientific Principles
Date: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Time: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EST

Computer Systems Validation (CSV): Avoiding The Top Five Regulatory Pitfalls
Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014 • Time: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EST

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Multisizer 4 Beckman Coulter Cell Counter Brochure
The Multisizer 4 COULTER COUNTER provides particle size distributions in number, volume, and surface area in one measurement, with an overall sizing range of 0.4 um to 1600 um. Discover the accuracy of particle size analysis and particle counting abilities of the Multisizer 4.

Medical Sterilization Products And Services
3M Medical Sterilization Specialties is a global leader in the manufacture and supply of biological and chemical indicators for monitoring sterilization processes. 3M has provided sterilization assurance monitoring products and hardware to the healthcare industry for more than 25 years.

Large-Format One-Inch Connectors: AseptiQuik X
The robust and user-friendly design of AseptiQuik X 1-inch sterile connectors enables biopharmaceutical manufacturers to transfer large volumes of media easily with guaranteed flow path sterility and reliability.

Aegis5-14 Film Specifications For Bioprocessing Containers
Thermo Scientific Aegis5-14 Film is designed to meet your needs across the widest range of applications for your critical cell culture and bioprocessing needs.
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A Full Solution In Bioprocessing From Technology To Development And Manufacturing
At Interphex 2014, Todd and Todd interview Maurice Phelan, bioprocess services leader with GE Healthcare to discuss how GE is the full offering, the full solution, in bioprocessing.

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