Current Headlines

  1. Sartorius Acquires Software Company Umetrics

    Sartorius, a leading international partner of the biopharmaceutical industry and research laboratories, recently acquired through its subgroup Sartorius Stedim Biotech the company MKS Instruments AB (Umetrics) based in Malmö, Sweden.

  2. Envigo Launches R2G2 Double Knockout Mouse Model

    Envigo announced recently it will launch the “R2G2” mouse at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) annual meeting in Washington DC, April 1-5, 2017. The R2G2, a Rag2/IL2RG double knockout model, was created by backcrossing the common gamma chain gene mutation (IL2RG) on to a unique C57BL/6 and 129 mixed background mouse with a mutation in the recombination activating gene 2 (Rag2).

  3. BPOG Produces Landmark Best Practices Guide For Evaluating Leachables Risk

    The BioPhorum Operations Group’s (BPOG) Leachables team has just published an industry best practice guide: Best practices guide for evaluating leachables risk from polymeric single-use systems used in biopharmaceutical manufacturing. The guide presents a practical and adaptable approach for assessing single-use systems (SUS) for the leachables risks they present to biopharmaceutical product quality and patient safety.

  4. Festo Relocates Process Automation Headquarters In Hauppauge, New York

    Festo, a leading manufacturer of pneumatic and electromechanical systems, components, and controls for process and industrial automation, will move its corporate office from 395 Moreland Road to a newer state-of-the-art facility at 1377 Motor Parkway in Hauppauge, New York.

  5. Meissner Is Exhibiting At INTERPHEX 2017 In New York

    Meissner will be exhibiting at INTERPHEX New York, in New York City, NY, from March 21st – 23rd. Meissner will be hosting visitors in booth #2341 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center, during the event.

  6. MilliporeSigma Introduces Mobius MyWay Portfolio For Customized Single-Use Assemblies

    MilliporeSigma, a leader in single-use technology, recently launched an industry first—the Mobius MyWay portfolio, a program that allows more flexibility, better supply predictability and shorter lead times for more efficient and safer drug manufacture.

  7. Millipore Express® High Area Filters Ideal for Processing Feed Streams with High Particulate Levels

    MilliporeSigma’s Millipore Express® high area cartridges and single use capsules are ideal for feed streams with high levels of particulates, such as cell culture media and protein solutions.

  8. Envigo Expands R&D Capabilities In Non-Animal Technologies To Meet Requirements For In Vitro Assays

    Envigo announces that it will develop and internally validate five to seven ion channel In vitro tests for measuring cardiac risk potential – ahead of the Comprehensive In Vitro Proarrhythmia Assay (CiPA) recommendations expected at the end of this year.

  9. Outsourced Pharma Boston Agenda Update

    utsourced Pharma Boston will feature Biogen as its Spotlight Leadership Company at its conference for professionals of biotech, pharma, and contract development and manufacturing organizations (April 26 -27 at the Boston Park Plaza). The session is titled: Manufacturing Strategy: How Biogen Positions Outsourcing & Partnering as a Foundational Element of Its Network.

  10. Clinical Leader Forum Announces Panelist Update

    Clinical Leader announces agenda and panelist updates for its Clinical Leader Forum to be held in Philadelphia on May 10 – 11 at the Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue. Clinical Leader Forum is a conference designed for executives at pharma and biotech sponsor companies who rely on contract research organizations to conduct their clinical trials.