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CPHI 2022
We look forward to meeting you at the CPHI 2022 smart event. As a proud sponsor of this event, we welcome you to join us online and in-person from November 1 – 3, where you will meet our Subject Matter Experts and learn more on industry leading hot topics.
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Smart Packaging in clinical trials
Join us live on October 25th at 11am EST/ 5pm CET for this webinar which will include a mix of a short didactic presentation and a panel discussion with clinical supply innovators from across the industry who will share their experience and lessons learned as they work to normalize the use of adherence measurement tools and smart medicine packages.
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Meeting on the Mesa
Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Pharma Services will be part of the multi-divisional Thermo Fisher Scientific team at this years’ Meeting on the Mesa to be held in person on October 11th – 13th.
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AAPS 2022 PHARMSCI 360
The American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) is a professional, scientific organization of approximately 7,000 individual members and over 10,000 actively participating stakeholders employed in academia, industry, government, and other pharmaceutical science related research institutes worldwide.
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GCSG 2022 European Knowledge Forum
As a proud sponsor of the GCSG 2022 European Knowledge Forum, we welcome you to join us in-person from October 4 - 6, where you will meet our subject matter experts and learn more on industry- leading hot topics.
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Protecting tomorrow: Supporting pharmaceutical and biotech industries to build a sustainable future
Learn how Thermo Fisher is meeting its environmental sustainability goals, and how we work in partnership with the pharma and biotech communities on shared environmental sustainability goals.
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Large molecule development and manufacturing: Comprehensive offering enabling speed and flexibility
Remove complexity and bring your large molecule to market faster, with less costs and reduced risks utilizing our integrated and customizable offerings.
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Safety first: Controlling occupational exposure in oncology drug development
This whitepaper provides a roadmap for assessing toxicological and potency risks of small molecule oncology compounds, focusing specifically on the following considerations: Criteria for evaluating highly potent small molecules, toxicity banding systems, potency downgrading and safety and handling strategies.
Whitepaper
Advancing drug development using in silico modeling
This report provides a framework for that understanding by outlining some of the processes that stand to gain the most from computational modeling and identifying the in silico capabilities that can be used to accelerate and de-risk each phase of development.
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Advanced Therapy Services
The advanced therapeutics industry is experiencing accelerated market approval opportunities, record-breaking investments, robust product pipelines, and positive clinical outcomes—all driving the need for speed, regulatory know-how, capacity, and innovation in manufacturing technologies.
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Delivering a large-scale product at a rapid pace
When a pharmaceutical client needed to introduce, manufacture, and validate five stages of challenging chemistry to support a Phase III clinical development program, the Thermo Fisher Scientific pharma services team had to get to work.
eBook
To err is human, to correctly formulate is divine: Risky assumptions for addressing limited bioavailability
Finding a safe and effective compound to bring to market is challenging and costly enough – avoid risking additional expense, be it time or money, by not making these assumptions about the importance of a well planned and executed formulation development strategy.
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Total transportation management
Total Transportation Management manages the complex supply chain processes required to move all types of life science shipments both domestically and internationally.
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Global packaging solutions
Leveraging over 30 years of global clinical packaging and labeling expertise, Thermo Fisher Scientific offers flexible clinical supply services that can help streamline and add speed to your packaging and labeling workflow.
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Clinical trial label services
The challenge of creating labels for investigational drugs increases dramatically as more countries sign on to participate in clinical trials.
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Solutions for high potency
Executing an efficient and optimized high potency strategy early builds a strong foundation when it comes time to scale up manufacturing.
Infographic
5 CDMO attributes for successful late-phase tech transfers
When vetting CDMOs for late-phase tech transfer, ensure success by partnering with a CMDO who has these five key attributes
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Advances in viral vector manufacturing
No one viral expression system is right for every situation. There will always be tradeoffs and choices to make. This infographic is intended to provide thinking points to help you consider options before deciding which path to take.
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The unrealized value of a combination drugs strategy
Fixed-dose combination drugs are increasing in popularity due to their clinical benefits over monotherapy alternatives, but there are also several business advantages drug sponsors can derive from utilizing a combination drug strategy. Download the infographic to learn more.
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Preparing viral vector productions for commercialization
Gene therapy vectors are rapidly approaching the commercial space so commercial readiness is critical for success. Watch our webinar to learn about our capabilities and approaches for preparing viral vectors for commercialization.
Presentation
Quick to Clinic™ viral vector platform
Learn how to leverage scalable, standardized platform process for suspension-based AAV and LV vector manufacture to accelerate time to clinic with this webinar
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Choosing a CDMO for mRNA success: Five CDMO characteristics needed
The promise of mRNA technologies has been clearly demonstrated during the COVID-19 pandemic, with vaccines reaching the market in record time. The vital role...
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Blog post
Trends in mRNA therapeutics: Pandemic learnings for a pathway to success
The rapid advancement of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna messenger RNA–based COVID-19 vaccines from lab to clinic—with development taking less than one year—has validated the...
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eBook
Biosimilars: Top 4 differences when managing clinical trial supplies
This eBook outlines the top 4 differences in managing clinical supplies for biosimilar trials. These challenges make biosimilar studies anything but routine for clinical supply teams.
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What are passive shippers and how do they work?
These eBooks outline industry trends and reviews how Fisher Clinical Services solutions are meeting the challenges of the cold chain distribution of clinical trial supplies all over the world.
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Total transportation management Global supply chain oversight
A fully integrated transportation management service across our clients’ supply chain, from discovery through commercial distribution, with unmatched quality & service.
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Five tips for managing your clinical ancillary materials
Learn more about the advantages of advance planning when it comes to Clinical Ancillary Supplies.
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QP release in the EU in 2022 and beyond: Your questions answered
In a recent webinar titled “QP release in the EU in 2022 and beyond: Your questions answered,” two clinical QP experts from Thermo Fisher Scientific discussed the expectations and responsibilities of the UK and EU QPs in ensuring supply of clinical and commercial drug products between the UK and the EU. Their observations and responses to key questions are shared in this article.
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Solutions for formulation challenges
Solutions for formulation challenges Formulation challenges for enhancing the bioavailability of poorly soluble APls can be solved by spray drying. We have extensive capabilities and expertise in process development,...
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Global regulatory services backed by industry experts
Navigating a complex regulatory environment is vital to the success of your product’s lifecycle. Thermo Fisher Scientific provides a range of flexible regulatory solutions that can help easily address your molecule’s unique needs and challenges, while being backed by a global network and seasoned regulatory experts.
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Critical quality attributes for supply of clinical plasmids for cell and gene therapy development
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Delivered with options & optimism
Behind every successful project is a team of problem solvers, especially when faced with the challenges of a global pandemic.
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The future of decentralized clinical trials in an evolving EU regulatory landscape
The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated the feasibility of adapting clinical trials from site-based endeavors to fully decentralized or hybrid models and has increased global acceptance of decentralized trials as a safe and effective option for accelerating clinical research.
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Going global: The impact of US foreign trade zones on drug product manufacturing costs and timelines
Learn more about the impact of US foreign trade zones on drug product manufacturing costs and timelines.
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entering-first-in-human-clinical-trials-a-five-point-strategy-for-building-a-robust-cmc-dossier
This webinar discusses the five strategies to build a robust CMC package, help streamline the path to FIH trials for biologics and establish the quality foundation needed to support all of the development phases toward commercialization
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The changing landscape of oncology drug development: Bringing novel lifesaving therapies to patients
Oncology is the fastest-growing, most active sector of drug development. Matching drug products to clinical and commercial needs requires scientific and technological innovation.
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EU Clinical Trial Regulation 2022: Understanding the impact on clinical research in Europe
Learn more about key changes introduced by the EU Clinical Trial Regulation (CTR) 2022 regulation, with guidance for managing anticipated challenges.
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Leveraging innovations in plasmid manufacturing to bring advanced therapies to market
Download this whitepaper for insights on market trends influencing the supply of pDNA for advanced therapies, as well as manufacturing strategies to help accelerate timelines, mitigate risk and optimize clinical outcomes.
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Technology transfers: Best practices for optimizing success and mitigating risk
Learn more about common pitfalls, best practices, and key elements to make your next tech transfer a success.
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Made with N-of-1 & all-for-one
What seemed impossible became achievable when Thermo Fisher Scientific manufactured and released a one-of-a-kind treatment in a record timeline of 30 days.
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Solved with intelligence & imagination
When a client faced a complicated packaging challenge, Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Lead Account Manager went to the drawing board, literally.
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United with capabilities & compassion
Is it possible to bring your molecule to medicine without a brick and mortar site and no testing labs or distribution capabilities?
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United with process & partnership
An experienced CDMO partner with an extensive network makes the difference when it comes to scale-up, tech transfer capabilities, and validation.
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Delivered with options & optimism
Behind every successful project is a team of problem solvers, especially when faced with the challenges of a global pandemic.
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Key considerations when selecting a CDMO partner for cell therapy manufacturing
The cell and gene therapy market is experiencing accelerated market approvals, record breaking investments, robust therapeutic pipelines, and positive clinical outcomes – all driving the need for speed, regulatory know-how, and innovation in manufacturing technologies.
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Form and fit: Mobilizing integrated resources to transform complex small molecules into high-performing drugs​
As clients seek to gain maximum benefit from each clinical stage, the advantages offered by contract partners with integrated services are making these higher returns tangible.
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An optimized approach to drug development
Take months off the development timelines of your large and small molecule discoveries.
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Manufacturing strategies for plasmid DNA in advanced therapy applications
As the cell and gene therapy market continues to experience rapid investment and increased IND submissions, new questions arise regarding appropriate application of regulatory guidelines and manufacturing strategies for the critical raw materials used in the development of these ground-breaking treatments.
Webinar
Breakthrough Therapy Designation: Evaluation of trends and impact on CMC Strategies
Breakthrough Therapy Designation (BTD) was introduced by the US FDA to help shorten the development and review time of novel drugs intended to treat serious or life-threatening diseases.
Webinar
The future of decentralized clinical trials in an evolving EU regulatory landscape
The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated the feasibility of adapting clinical trials from site-based endeavors to fully decentralized or hybrid models and has increased global acceptance of decentralized trials as a safe and effective option for accelerating clinical research.
Webinar
Going global: The impact of US foreign trade zones on drug product manufacturing costs and timelines
In today’s global economy, your pharmaceutical materials and components may be sourced from all over the world.
Webinar
Entering first-in-human clinical trials: A five point strategy for building a robust CMC dossier
Getting biological drug products to first-in-human (FIH) trials requires a deep and nuanced understanding of the scientific and regulatory challenges unique to these complex large molecule substances.
Webinar
Stabilizing your supply chain in times of global volatility
A stable supply chain is critical to making sure your drug product is manufactured and delivered to patients on time.
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Hot Melt Extrusion Process Optimization and Formulation Development of Amorphous Solid Dispersions for a Poorly Soluble Calcium Channel Blocker
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Evaluate Impact of Spray Drying Process Parameters and Equipment Type on the Granule Characteristic of the Immediate Release Tablets of a BCS Class-IV Drug
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Developing a High API Load Immediate Release Tablet by Switching from a Wet to a Dry Granulation and DoE Formulation
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Lyophilization: Small-Large Scale Comparability
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Evaluation of a Quality by Design (QbD) Approach for Process Development and Scale-Up of a Novel ALS Drug Product
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Determine the Dosing Disk and Encapsulation Speed for Encapsulation of a Drug Product Using Automated Encapsulator
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Enhanced Solubilization of an Analgesic/Antipyretic Drug With The Use of Polymeric Excipients
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Discrete Element Modeling of a Pharmaceutical Blending Process
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Accelerated Stability Assessment for an Oral N-Type Calcium Channel Blocker
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Comparative PK Performance of Solution and Suspension Based Formulations For a BCS Class II Molecule in a Soft Gelatin Based Dosage Form
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Development of a High Shear Wet Granulation Process Through the Use of Design of Experiments
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Controlled Release of an OTC Cough Suppressant in a Soft Gelatin Based Dosage Form
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Bend, Oregon
Our Bend facility is our site network’s Center of Excellence for Solubility.
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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Our Bishops Stortford facility in the United Kingdom provides GMP biologics storage and cell therapy clinical trial support.
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Q&A: BIO EXPERTS: Post-discovery priorities: Streamlining your molecule’s route to IND
Time to market is paramount for many companies starting to consider post-discovery development and strategic plans for bringing a molecule into clinical trials and beyond. Strategies and tactics for shortening timelines often involve trade-offs related to risk and future needs, making early-phase decision-making a balancing act for even the most promising molecules. Read what our experts how to say about the critical considerations that impact timing and commercialization.
Understanding the roles of solid-state characterization and crystallization within the product lifecycle
Understanding the roles of solid-state characterization and crystallization within the product lifecycle The physical properties of a solid active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) dictate the crystallization process used for isolation,...
Insider insights – Q&A with Tom Holmes of Amylyx Pharmaceuticals
When two young innovators, Justin Klee and Joshua Cohen, Co-Founders and Co-CEOs of Amylyx Pharmaceuticals, discovered a potentially life-changing molecule in their dorm room at Brown University, they embarked on a journey to clinical trials to help treat people living with ALS. Amylyx’ Global Head of Supply Chain, Tom Holmes, shares more about their experience teaming up with Thermo Fisher Scientific to manufacture their product.
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Solid and Sterile Dose Form Overview
Oral Solids. Access a remarkable range of conventional and specialized oral solid dosage form capabilities and scale. Further expand your options with innovative combinations of these forms and a...
Smart Packaging – Gain Confidence in Clinical Trial Outcomes
Smart Packaging – Gain Confidence in Clinical Trial Outcomes Evaluating and onboarding new vendors to implement a new technology can be daunting. The team at Patheon pharma services has...
Top strategic tips for filing a successful IND with speed and efficiency
Top strategic tips for filing a successful IND with speed and efficiency Planning for your IND submission takes careful consideration and the right people on your team.
Four special fill/finish considerations for vaccine production
Four special fill/finish considerations for vaccine production
Top strategic tips for filing a successful IND/IMPD with speed and efficiency
Planning for your IND/IMPD submission takes careful consideration and the right people on your team. With proper planning, you can get your filing right the first time and avoid rework later as you expand scope and markets. View the infographic for 8 strategic tips that can take you from confused to confident in your regulatory journey.
Getting your biologic to IMPD faster in EMEA
This infographic provides insight into how to balance speed, risk and future needs so as to accelerate your biologic discovery to market in Europe.
Real-time Track and Trace platform for clinical trial shipments
Real-time Track and Trace platform for clinical trial shipments Real-time Track and Trace platform for clinical trial shipments Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Track and Trace solutions provide internal and external...
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Phase Appropriate Formulation and Process Design
Pharmaceutical companies walk a tightrope in early drug development. They have to balance speed, quality, scientific risk, and API cost. Compromising on any one of these four crucial elements...
mRNA vaccine development: Key insights for planning, workflow, and supply chain success
In this report, we will review key insights derived from the development of mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccines and how they can be applied to accelerate progress in the manufacture of mRNA vaccines and...
European regulatory landscape: Demystifying new Qualified Person (QP) requirements for supplying medicine in the EU and UK
To ensure full compliance and timely and efficient batch release processes, drug sponsors pursuing clinical trials and commercialization in the EU and UK require a deep understanding of European...
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Prepping for commercialization through supply chain logistics
Read the following article for insights on common supply chain challenges and considerations when preparing for commercialization of cell and gene therapy products.
Fact Sheet
cGMP plasmid DNA manufacturing capabilities
cGMP plasmid DNA manufacturing capabilities As the global plasmid market continues to grow rapidly, current and projected demand for high quality plasmid continues to be challenged by the availability...
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cGMP Cell therapy manufacturing Capabilities
cGMP Cell therapy manufacturing Capabilities The cell and gene therapy market is experiencing accelerated market approval opportunities, record breaking investments, robust therapeutic pipelines, and positive clinical outcomes – all...
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Advanced therapy supply chain solutions
From customized packaging and labeling to secure cold chain storage of patient samples, drugs and cell lines, Thermo Fisher Scientific delivers unparalleled supply chain management solutions to serve the...
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Best practices in viral vector analytical characterization
Best practices in viral vector analytical characterization Characterizing viral vector products and associated impurities is critical to ensuring the safety and efficacy of viral vector therapies. View the following...
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Leveraging innovations in plasmid manufacturing to bring advanced therapies to market
Download this whitepaper for insights on market trends influencing the supply of pDNA for advanced therapies, as well as manufacturing strategies to help accelerate timelines, mitigate risk and...
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EU Clinical Trial Regulation 2022 –Impact on Regulatory, Labeling & QP
A panel of Thermo Fisher Scientific experts discuss the implications of the new EU Clinical Trial Regulation for pharmaceutical companies and their research and commercial partners
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Consolidating the distribution approach for global clinical trials
Consolidating the distribution approach for global clinical trials A global top-ten pharmaceutical manufacturer needed help improving their distribution strategy. Read this case study to learn how Thermo Fisher Scientific,...
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Moving from vials to prefilled syringes for vaccines: Three key success factors
As pharmaceutical companies become more patient-centric and self-administration of injectable drugs continues to increase, the market for drug products in prefilled syringes is forecast to grow, reaching $9.53 billion by 2026.
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Decision point: Build vs. buy continuous manufacturing
Continuous manufacturing is quickly gaining momentum and adoption within the industry due to its cost-saving benefits. Read more to evaluate which is the right option for your company.
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Five Ways to Get to IND/IMPD Faster
The road to IND/IMPD isn’t always easy. Balancing speed, risk, and future needs is a challenge. So how do you get to IND/IMPD faster without sacrificing quality and future commercialization goals? Check out this infographic to see suggestions from our experts about accelerating and optimizing your early development process.
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A Tale of Two CDMOs: Which Choice Will Your Biopharma Make?
Today’s growing biologics challenges make the choice of a CDMO critical. You need a trusted and experienced partner from DNA sequence to commercial launch and at each checkpoint along the way.
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CDMO Timebombs: Five Ways the Wrong Partner Can Lead to Trouble Down the Road
In the evolving biopharmaceutical industry, there is one thing you can count on: Unpredictability. It is in the nature of large molecules generating complex biological activity as scientists seek the right combination of purity, potency, safety and stability – from cell lines to commercialization.
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Find Your Dream Dose Form: Match-Making Your Brand to the Right Innovation
Managing the lifecycle of your over-the-counter (OTC) drug brand means expanding shelf space, generating premium pricing, and continually innovating in order to win market share from competitors. Download this infographic to meet five high-quality, increasingly popular technologies that may hold the key to your brand’s healthy growth and greater differentiation.
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10 Reasons Formulation Complexity is on the Rise in Steriles
Within early development, there are a variety of different challenges that hinder a molecule’s ability to progress to the next phase such as complex formulation. The complexity of sterile drug development has been on the rise, which is driven by a variety of different factors.
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Small Pharma, Big Opportunity: Should CDMO Partner Size Influence Selection for your Large Molecule Project?
Overview: With resource constraints and process development challenges within early development, new & emerging companies are often left with the difficult decision on whether to select a small or large CDMO for their steriles drug product. This critical decision not only has implications within early development , but also with scale-up and commercialization.
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Critical quality attributes of plasmid DNA for advanced therapies
Plasmid DNA forms the genetic foundation for many therapeutic strategies, yet shifting market dynamics such as capacity constraints, potential operational disruptions due to company consolidations and acquisitions, and evolving regulatory guidelines can create complexities in developing a manufacturing strategy for this critical material. Download the following infographic for helpful insights on critical quality attributes impacting plasmid DNA.
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Delivered with speed and service
An overview of our EU central pharmacy solution to support decentralized clinical trials in the EU – a step-by-step approach.
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Meet Justin & Joshua
How two college kids took a dorm-room idea all the way to clinical trials.
Our Stories
Meet Chris
How a small non-profit teamed up with a global manufacturer to bring their ALS drug to clinical trials.
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Meet Katie
How viral vector technology is rapidly scaling up to enable one miracle after another.
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Meet Linda
How one brave patient went from the heart transplant list to climbing the mountain trails.
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Meet Pete & Lisa
How a combination of medicines helped one man take back his life, and inspire us all.
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Meet Holli
How spring break had to wait a little longer, so a baby could have a better shot.
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Meet Mike
How leveraging a global network delivered big results.
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Meet Jigal & Jessical
How digging deep into Canadian regulations got a client's medication onto shelves in Brazil.
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Meet The Tubesings
How a family's perseverance helped them reach a seeemingly unattainable goal.
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Meet Nicole & Gavin
How one incredibly brave kid inspired a one of a kind clinical trial.
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Meet Hui
How speaking a third language helped win the race to market.
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Meet Marcus
How one split-second decision made a difference for thousands of patients.
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Meet Adamou
How wasted material inspired saving time and money.
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Meet Whitney
How short-term flexiblity enables long-term success.
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Meet Sanjay
How taking the edge off a crystal gained an advantage.
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Meet Angie
How a combination of teamwork, heart, and science ensured thousands of patients around the globe didn't go without medicine.
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Meet Mike
How on any given day, a suit jacket can become a lab coat.
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Meet Jeff
How a small startup was able to scale up, without losing their precious material.
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Meet Michael
How monitoring the bottom line inspired a leading-edge solution.
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Meet Shawn
How a simple process built perfect performance.
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Meet Isabelle
How a global network provides a genuine advantage.
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Meet Emily & Jessica
How in a culture of knowledge sharing, a mentor paved the way to success for their mentee.
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Advanced therapies and large molecule investments
Global expansions in development and manufacturing of biologics, cell & gene therapies, and drug products and expansion of clinical supply-chain capabilities
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Amorphous Dispersion Drug Formulations: A Modern Simulation-Based Approach
Experts explain how to use a structured combination of materials science and molecular modeling to develop a rational formulation design for amorphous dispersions with reduced empiricism.
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Anticipating the Formulation Challenges of Complex Molecules
Formulation problems are arising with greater frequency, delaying development, and burdening developers with unanticipated and heavy costs.
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Benefits of 5KL Bioreactor When Outsourcing Late-phase Biologics Drug Substance Manufacturing
When you look at the current challenges in upstream bioprocessing, two come to the forefront as critical.
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Building a robust FIH biologics regulatory CMC package
When you enter the clinical trial stage of your molecule’s development, you must prepare a dossier to support conducting the clinical research.
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Bulletproof Your Supply Chain: Hope for the Best, Prepare for the Worst
Incorporating a well-thought out contingency plan is critical when developing a clinical and commercial supply chain.
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Case Study: Curbing the Opioid Epidemic with Pacira Pharmaceuticals
View this webcast to hear how Pacira is utilizing Patheon’s condominium manufacturing model to manufacture EXPAREL.
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Challenge Accepted: Biopharma Puts COVID-19 in Its Pipeline
Numerous players are pitching into the fight against COVID-19, with pharma and biotech companies, governments, academic institutions, nonprofits and others working on tests to diagnose the disease and developing vaccines to prevent it.
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Challenges and practical solutions for changing over to pre-filled syringes for parenteral drug
It’s not uncommon for companies who launch commercial drug products in the pre-filled syringe format to do so after initially using other product formats such as vials for the development and clinical trial phases.
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Challenges in the Development of Complex Small-Molecule Drugs
Learn the many pieces to the development puzzle of complex small-molecule drugs when taking a new chemical entity to market and potential challenges facing a complex molecule while moving through development.
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China: Opportunities & high growth potential for global and domestic pharma
How pharma companies in China can leverage the experience of the global market
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Choosing the Best Biomanufacturing Strategy: The Value of a Multi-Pronged Approach
Hear industry experts discuss the benefits of having a flexible, multi-pronged approach to biomanufacturing, along with the pros and cons of outsourcing versus staying in-house for biologics drug-substance manufacturing.
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Choosing the Right CDMO for Late Phase Clinical Trials
Gain insight into the importance of looking for a CDMO partner with extensive experience in the parenteral arena, as products move through clinical phases and toward commercialization.
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Comparator Strategic Sourcing Solutions
Join the webinar by Natalia Kozik, Program Manager, Comparator Sourcing to learn about Thermo Fisher Scientific’s comparator sourcing capabilities.
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Conventional vs. Unconventional Spray Drying Strategies: Development to Commercialization
Industry experts from across our global network discuss conventional and unconventional spray drying strategies to address bioavailability or crystallization challenges.
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COVID-19 Threatens Pharma’s Global Supply Chain. What Next?
Hear experts discuss how to navigate the current global supply chain challenges and what improvements Big Pharma and biotech firms should make from the COVID-19 outbreak moving forward.
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Developments and Opportunities in Continuous Manufacturing
Ensures greater flexibility of supply
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Does Your Clinical Trial Design Satisfy the Needs of your Patients?
While patient-centric design increases convenience and provides an uninterrupted flow of medication for the patient, it can also positively impact trial enrollment and retention for Sponsors.
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Driving Supply Chain Productivity in Cell Therapy Clinical Trials
Learn about identifying risks in your cell or gene therapy clinical supply chain, mitigate risk and set yourself up for commercial success.
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Ensure the Scalability of Your Molecule with a Science-Driven, Phase-Appropriate Approach
Hear experts evaluate how development teams can balance molecule needs and mitigate risks by applying phase-appropriate, science-driven formulation and design principles.
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Essential up-front planning for your clinical trial
Early, upfront planning of your clinical supply chain is critical to ensuring programs effectively balance risk and cost.
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EU Clinical Trial Regulation 2022 – Impact on regulatory, labeling and QP
Navigating the new regulatory changes is vital for successfully progressing complex clinical trials in the EU market and ensuring the timely supply of your Investigational Medicinal Products (IMPs).
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Flexible Solutions to Speed Your Molecules to Phase I Clinical Trials
Watch this webcast to learn how to address early clinical development challenges, and how Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Quick to Clinic™ for Oral Solid Dose can help.
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From Patient Adherence to Manufacturing Ease—Why Softgels Make Sense for Rx
When it comes to prescription drugs, softgels are not often top of mind for formulators.
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Getting from R&D to IND – Pitfalls to avoid and how to succeed
How integrated solutions can optimize and speed up the entire DNA to IND workflow and why they’re an effective way to go from an R&D lab to the clinic.
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Getting your global, small molecule CMC regulatory strategy right from the start
Drug development is dynamic and engages CMC regulatory input at each step.
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Highly potent strategies from early development to commercialization
Pharmaceutical R&D is focusing on developing more specialized drugs, resulting in increasingly more potent APIs.
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How an integrated global network of technical, quality and customer engagement teams can support the drug development journey for biologics
Expertise to drive the decisions in the right way to avoid rework and wasting of time.
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Importance of a one-stop-shop for clinical packaging and labeling in a GMP environment
Join the webinar by Robert Scarth, General Manager, Global Label Services, to learn importance of a one-stop-shop for clinical packaging and labeling in a GMP environment.
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Innovative Solutions to Bring Medicines to Patients Faster
Watch this webinar to learn about Thermo Fisher Scientific’s $800 million investments in biologics, cell and gene therapy, and drug product capabilities to help biopharma and pharma companies of all sizes accelerate commercialization and bring medicines to patients faster.
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ISPE Virtual Inspections: Navigating the New Paradigm
Understanding the regulatory landscape for biologics is essential.
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Leveraging Infrastructure Investments and Innovation to Accelerate Biologics Development
This webinar showcases how Thermo Fisher Scientific is leveraging infrastructure investments and innovation to deliver platform and bespoke solutions meant to accelerate biologics development.
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Post Pandemic Planning: What Will Change in Early-Phase Drug Development?
Watch as our early development experts discuss the impact of COVID-19 on sponsor/CDMO relationships moving forward, how Thermo Fisher Scientific has maintained normal CDMO operations and plans to shift to meet new needs and more.
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Post-Pandemic Planning: What Will Change in the Clinical Supply Chain?
Watch as our clinical supply experts discuss the changes the clinical supply chain will face as a lasting result of COVID-19, how innovations from clinical service organizations such as Thermo Fisher will help move trials forward, and more.
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Practical Implementation of Innovative and Scalable Technologies to Accelerate Biologics Development and Commercialization: A CDMO Perspective
Watch this webinar to learn how new and innovative technologies and best in class manufacturing capabilities can help alleviate challenges in Biologics development.
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Process Characterization: Ready For The FDA?
Impact of process characterization and process validation/PPQ campaigns.
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Process Characterization: Ready for the FDA/EU ICH guidelines
There is a common view among biopharmaceutical regulatory agencies that process validation is requirement for all commercial products.
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QP Release for drug products in Europe
Understanding regulatory legislation is vital for successfully navigating the complex global clinical trials market and ensuring the timely supply of your Investigational Medicinal Products (IMPs).
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Regulatory uncertainties: Continuous manufacturing
One of the biggest barriers manufacturers point to when it comes to the lack of widespread adoption of continuous manufacturing is uncertainty.
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So Many Choices: What’s the Right Biomanufacturing Strategy for Me?
Watch excerpts from this Patheon-sponsored super session at BIO International, as Steve Lam presents, “So Many Choices: What’s the Right Biomanufacturing Strategy for Me?”
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Taking a More Informed Approach to Solubility Enhancement
Patheon Solubility Enhancement Services approaches BCS II drug substance solubility issues a fundamentally different way.
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Taking An Informed Approach To Technology Selection To Address Solubility Challenges In Early Development
As the need for more targeted drug therapies has increased and drug development has become more complex, the industry has seen a corresponding rise in the number of molecules with low solubility challenges.
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Technology transfers: Best practices for optimizing success and mitigating risk
When working with the right partner and network, transferring production between sites allows companies to reap a variety of strategic advantages.
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Top 5 Considerations When Looking to Outsource to a Biomanufacturing Partner
Join Paul Jorjorian for a 20 minute “Ask the Expert” webcast with BioProcess International.
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Transportation Solutions for Cell and Gene Therapy
From the basics such as service level expectations for couriers versus integrators, to how to evaluate domestic and international lanes, and finally—how to balance risk and cost, this webinar will help you understand how to start tackling your clinical supply chain.
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Vaccine Development: Strategic Approach & Response During Pandemics
Over the past decade, outbreaks of H1N1 influenza, Sars-Cov, Ebola, and MERS have sparked ongoing conversations about strategic approaches and responses to pandemics and epidemics.
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Your Clinical Results Look Promising, but are You Ready for Launch? How to Build a Robust Packaging Strategy for Rapid Commercialization
Now that you are starting to see promising clinical results, the focus quickly shifts to commercialization and the many challenges that come from planning a pharmaceutical packaging strategy.
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QP release in the EU in 2022 and beyond: Your questions answered
In Europe, and in the UK, the Qualified Person (QP) plays a crucial role in bringing safe and timely products to the market and/or supplying them to the clinic.
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Smart packaging: The power of adherence data
The value of individual data points that are passively captured at each patient medication dosing event are often overshadowed.
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Establishing a correctly characterized molecule in early drug development
The physical properties of a solid active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) largely determine the crystallization process used for isolation, purification and form control, and also guide the development of an effective formulation.
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Regulatory and cost implications for switching injectable delivery formats
Since there are various options for injectable formats, it’s not an uncommon practice to launch a large molecule in one format and then later decide to switch the delivery format.
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Addressing scalability challenges in the development and manufacture of gene therapies
Viral Vectors have been approved for use in gene therapies, gene modified cell therapies, and vaccines to address rare disease, cancer and public health issues
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Addressing technical challenges in development drug products: A CDMO perspective
Throughout the development of small and large molecule drug products, there are various demands and technical challenges that can cause lengthy and costly delays.
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Building viral vector capacity and capabilities to realise the promise of gene therapies
Challenges and opportunities of bringing viral vector products to market.
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Cell and gene therapy manufacturing in a post-covid world
In this webinar, our speakers will share their expertise in cell and gene therapy manufacturing, and discuss the future of the industry, and how developers can adapt to this new paradigm.
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Common Softgel Myths Debunked
Watch as Kaspar van den Dries, Senior Director of Science and Innovation at Thermo Fisher Scientific, deconstructs common myths surrounding softgels for prescription formulation.
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Continuous manufacturing: Drug development workflow and benefits
Overview the economic and quality benefits of oral solid dose continuous manufacturing for commercial drug products and understand how leveraging continuous manufacturing in development can allow greater assurance of quality as well as scale up efficiencies.
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Critical Quality Attributes for supply of clinical plasmids for cell and gene therapy development
Plasmid DNA is a critical raw material for establishing the genetic basis for cell & gene therapy medicines.
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Drug repurposing trends—A CDMO perspective
Overview the trends and CDMO perspectives on the low-risk, cost effective drug repurposing strategy to bring off-patent generics, clinical, shelved drugs or combination drugs to treat different indications and faster to market.
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Early Stage Development for Solid Dose Products
Review challenges experienced in early stage development of solid oral dosage forms and the implications of these challenges on a development program.
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Executive Research: Impact of Incorrect Forecasts on New Product Launches
Hear the results of the ORC International study, including forecasting processes, key issues that arise from inaccurate forecasts, and how forecasting needs will change over the next few years due to evolving organizational needs.
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FDA Accelerated Approval Pathways for Cell and Gene Therapy Products
Understanding the regulatory landscape is essential. It is changing as fast as the industry is changing.
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Fixed dose combination drug development: Designing a lifecycle strategy with agility & speed
The development of fixed dose combinations and drug repurposing projects are commonly adopted lifecycle management strategies for the enhancement of individual drugs.
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How Adaptable Manufacturing Models are Paving a Steady Path into an Unpredictable Future
In a short 20 minutes, you can learn about manufacturing trends, adaptable manufacturing models, and take a tour of Pacira’s condominium manufacturing facility at Patheon’s Swindon location.
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How Well Should You Understand Your Crystallization Process (and Solid-State Properties)?
Crystallization is the most common unit operation for isolation and purification of solid intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs).
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Identifying and Solving Scale-up Challenges in the Synthesis and Formulation of Small-Molecule APIs
Join pharma services expert, Dr. Peter Poechlauer, as he examines the process of identifying and solving scale-up challenges in the synthesis and formulation of small-molecule APIs.
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Manufacturing Innovation: The Case for Continuous Manufacturing
During this on-demand webinar, hear from industry expert Doug Hausner compare and contrast continuous manufacturing and traditional batch manufacturing.
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mRNA vaccines, trends, technologies and supply chain
Challenges and considerations for achieving a robust global vaccine supply chain.
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Navigating Decision Points to Fast-Track Commercialisation
Understanding the risks, requirements and challenges of bringing clinical products through validation and to the market are vital for the success of your large molecule project.
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Orphan Drugs: Balancing Financial Incentives & Complex Challenges
Orphan Drugs are notorious for their high costs and risk factors, which is attributed to smaller patient pools and higher development and launch costs.
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Parenteral drug market: Meeting escalating challenges
Listen to this on-demand webinar to hear from industry experts, Christy Eatmon and Peter Shapiro.
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Phase-Appropriate Formulation Development & Manufacturing for Parenteral Dosage Forms
Watch this webinar to discover the criteria that pharmaceutical development teams should consider when ensuring their parenteral dosage form is prepared to scale to late stage and commercial.
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Preparing for an evolving regulatory landscape to successfully commercialize cell and gene therapies
Cell and gene therapies are progressing through clinical trials and driving towards commercialization at a rapid pace.
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Shortening the timeline to first in human (FIH) clinical dosage form for oral / injectable delivery
In recent years, with more clinical candidates being explored for niche indications, orphan drugs, and for indications with a rapid clinical end point, the pathway to the later clinical phase is short and there is not enough time to perform bridging studies.
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Simplify Your Supply Chain in the Race to Phase 1
In this webinar, experts Kevin Kane, PhD and Iain McGroarty, PhD discuss how a simplified supply chain may help increase efficiency and reduce risk as your move to your Phase I milestone.
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The Advantages of Employing a Lipid-Based Formulation Process in Early Development
In this webinar, experts will explain the benefits of considering lipid formulation early in the development process and how a structured screening and development approach can assist in overcoming potential barriers associated with lipid formulations.
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Trends and Challenges in Outsourced Oral Solid Dosage Forms
As drug companies have fewer and fewer new compounds entering their R&D pipelines, outsourcing of development and manufacturing activities for oral solid dosage forms and sterile forms is on the rise.
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What to Look For in a Solubility Enhancement Vendor
Patheon’s Kaspar Van den Dries sits down with Pharmaceutical Technology Magazine to discuss which crucial characteristics you should look for when researching and selecting a solubility enhancement vendor.
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Why are Lipid Formulations Commonly Used to Enhance Bioavailability?
Join Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Kaspar van den Dries and Helena Teles as they discuss potential mechanisms of increased absorption with lipid formulations, the appropriate screening tools used during the development approach of these formulations, and the subsequent steps to scale up and industrialize them.
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Why Did Thermo Fisher Scientific Acquire Patheon?
In August 2017, Thermo Fisher Scientific completed the acquisition of Patheon, creating the world’s most comprehensive and sophisticated end-to-end CDMO partner.
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A toxicologist’s viewpoint on developing oncology drug products
With oncology growth rates on the rise, pharma companies are pressured to develop and manufacture life-saving therapies with speed and agility.
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Using an Approved Phrase Library
Find out how to avoid delays in translating and approving clinical labels that can prevent clinical trials from starting on time and threaten to derail development timelines.
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Total Transportation Management
The transportation of life science shipments has become increasingly more complex. Learn how to overcome challenges and avoid the high cost of failure.
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The Challenge of Keeping Cool: End-to-End Temperature Management for the Clinical Supply Chain
Learn about managing the storage and transportation environment, what the regulatory definitions are, and planning for end-to-end temperature management.
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Smooth Transition: What Specialty Drug Manufacturers Should Know About Bridging the Gap from Clinical-to-Commercial Packaging
As a steady stream of specialty drugs enter the marketplace, pharmaceutical companies are seeking new supply chain solutions to ensure that an uninterrupted supply of these breakthrough treatments reach patients. One solution for the challenges of packaging specialty products is low- or small volume commercial packaging.
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Reasons for Building an Approved Phrase Library
Learn how an approved phrase library can reduce label timelines, improve quality, and assure regulatory compliance.
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Managing Temperature Excursions: Key Pointers That Must Be Addressed
Discover what to do when a temperature excursion occurs and get summary recommendations on how to handle cold chain or temperature sensitive IMP across the supply chain.
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Importer of Record Frequently Asked Questions
Get answers to frequently asked Importer of Record questions, a checklist of roles and responsibilities and a glossary of terms.
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Evaluating and Qualifying Temperature Managed Shippers
Discover the top 5 questions to ask when evaluating shipper options and the many benefits of return and re-use programs. Plus, get the results of a case study and pilot program.
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Cold Chain Qualification: 5 Questions You Must Ask When Shipping Biologics
Download the eBook to learn about the different types of considerations when shipping biologics.
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Cold Chain Industry Trends
Take a look at the importance of a robust supply chain and get planning recommendations for pharma companies scaling up to global vaccine trials.
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Clinical Trial Packaging: Innovative, Flexible and Time-Sensitive Solutions
Clinical trial packaging solutions can be as diverse as the medications they protect. Learn how our clinical study sponsors were able to implement a packaging design that scaled through all phases of the trial while reducing time and waste.
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Clinical Trial Packaging Solutions: Balancing Cost, Time and Quality
Explore critical factors in the packaging design process that can deliver the best possible outcome for your clinical study and, ultimately, the patient.
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Clinical Trial Packaging: Smart Choices Can Trim Timelines
Get important insights to help guide the development of your packaging strategy to streamline study timelines and increase the likelihood of success.
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Beyond Procurement: Taking a Strategic Approach to Comparator Drug Sourcing
Sourcing a comparator drug with the highest quality and with a short lead-time can be challenging. Find out how a strategic approach can help.
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Ancillary Management: Keep Your Clinical Trial on Track
Learn the industry trends that are driving increased focus on a successful ancillary strategy and important considerations to develop a comprehensive strategy that minimizes risk.
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Top 5 Questions Asked About Pre-Filled Syringes
Asking key questions of your prospective supplier will help you make a better selection and design a better solution. Find out what they are and why they're important.
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Future Forward: How your outsourcing strategy shapes your development strategy
Once you decide if you are going to outsource drug product manufacturing, it's important to start building a robust strategy that helps you move through each phase with agility and speed. Part of that strategy entails a key decision point. Should you outsource your development program to: 1. Single vendor 2. Several vendors
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The 5 pitfalls of API development
No matter where you are in the API development life cycle, early planning makes a big difference. Download this slide module to learn about common pitfalls in each stage of development and how the right outsourcing partner can help you avoid them.
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Growing Your Biopharma: Ten Questions You’re Likely to Face From Investors—And How to Respond to Them
There are many important considerations to address in building your new drug program. Without a doubt, one of the most critical is funding to get you to your next milestone. As you grapple with funding issues, it can be useful to consider the point of view of a potential investor. Investors are betting on you to manage development effectively and to move quickly.
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There May Be Dragons: Mapping 7 New & Emerging Pharma Development Risks
You have to think about things like technology transfers, shipping and logistics, as well as the increasingly complicated regulatory expectations across countries. Large pharma companies often have the staff and experience to manage and move drug products and ancillaries within and across borders, but new and emerging companies tend to run lean and be scientifically focused. As a result, you may not have the resources or expertise to coordinate development programs across multiple sites, geographies or vendors. This eBook is designed to help you map seven key risk areas in drug development and clinical services—and build a plan to overcome them.
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No Place like Home: How to Make Decentralized Clinical Trials a Win for Patients, Sponsors & Investigators
Download this eBook to learn about the integral role Direct-to-Patient Services play in the execution of decentralized trials and how sponsors can maximize these benefits to improve drug development.
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Validation or Qualification – What’s the difference?
For those studying, manufacturing, or experimenting with delicate pharmaceuticals and biological samples, the importance of sample storage and accurate temperature monitoring is well known. From a qualification and validation perspective, the equipment and processes used for shipping, storing (whether refrigerated storage or ultra-cold storage), and other services must comply with the products’ requirements throughout the chain of custody. The terms “validation” and “qualification” are used interchangeably and loosely at times.
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Defense in Depth – Off-Site Storage of Biological Specimens and Biopharmaceuticals for Risk Mitigation
The management of risk is part of all business operations, but to commercial biobanks, clinical research institutes, biotech, and pharmaceutical companies, risk mitigation is a critical element of day-to-day operations. The costly nature of irreplaceable samples/cell lines and high value products such as cell-based drugs, and biological active pharmaceutical ingredient (Bio-API) dictates planning for the full continuum of risk. The best solution is frequently off-site storage.
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Thinking Outside the Freezer: DNA and RNA Storage
Download this ebook to learn alternative solutions for DNA and RNA storage options.
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Safely Transporting Medicines to Patient: De-Risking the Supply Chain
Download this eBook to view the survey results and accompanying analysis about what it means to pick the best pharmaceutical logistics partner.
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Cell Therapy Logistics: Advanced Therapy
Overview key considerations for developing a successful logistics strategy for the management of cell-based material.
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Flexibility Enables Managing Large Leaflet on Automatic Packaging Line
A large multinational pharmaceutical company asked the Thermo Fisher Scientific Ferentino site to fix an issue that resulted from a change request to increase the size of the product information leaflets. These leaflets were important and required for regulatory and marketing reasons. Download the case study to learn more.
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Cold Chain Shipping Considerations
Overview cold chain shipping considerations, examine different temperature controlled packaging options and learn the advantages/disadvantages of various coolants.
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Collegium Pharmaceutical’s Approach to Abuse Deterrence Breaks New Ground
The opioid abuse epidemic is a serious public health crisis that demands action on the part of many stakeholders. While abuse-deterrent opioids will not solve the opioid abuse epidemic alone, they play a critical role in the fight against it. While Collegium had come up with an innovative new approach to abuse deterrent formulations, it did not have the capacity or resources to manufacture its drug on a commercial scale.
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Softgel Technologies Overview
Thermo Fisher brings value to pharmaceutical and consumer health care companies through ideation sessions and flexible business models that can: Develop product Proof of Concept to confirm market interest,...
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Leading Viral Vector CDMO Services for Cell and Gene Therapies
With 14+ years of experience in viral vector services, Patheon is your end-to-end viral vector CDMO partner from process and analytical development to clinical and commercial supply of viral...
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Biopharma Capabilities Overview
Learn more about our integrated offering for biopharma organizations. Built on a foundation of quality systems and commitment to continuous improvement, we help you achieve success at every milestone.
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Quick to Care™️ program
Discover how the Quick to Care™️ program can help take months off the development timelines of your large and small molecule discoveries. The program streamlines your drug substance and...
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Rx softgel solutions: Find the right dosage form to suit your molecule
Choosing the right partner to develop your Rx softgel drug can be a difficult decision. Whether your product has solubility issues—like 70% of drugs in development—or requires abuse-deterrent technology,...
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Small molecule API solution: Taking a big picture approach
With competitive options for API outsourcing in all geographical regions, it can be difficult to choose the right partner for your project, regardless of its complexity. Thermo Fisher Scientific...
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Steriles drug development and manufacturing: Flexibility and optimization
The rapid 10 percent growth of sterile drug product over the past five years has resulted in the need for capacity and innovative solutions within development and manufacturing. Navigating...
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Oral solid dose – Access a range of flexible drug development & manufacturing solutions
Navigating a complex regulatory environment, analytical data, process development and optimization, and on-time delivery are all vital to the success of your OSD drug product. Thermo Fisher Scientific provides...
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5 Ways Your Viral Vector Manufacturing Partner Should Make You Feel
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Developing a CMC and regulatory roadmap for your molecule’s lifecycle
Getting your strategy right from the start of your molecule’s journey can help save time and money as you advance through each phase and proceed to commercialization.
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Oral Solid Dose for Oncology
Thermo Fisher Scientific offers robust drug substance, drug product, and clinical trial supply solutions to scale your small molecule all under one roof.
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Development of Qualified Cold Chain Solution for Vaccine Transport to Uganda
A government contractor required the development of a repeatable and effective pack out which could maintain steady temperature of 2°-8° C (35°-46° F) during transit for the transportation of vaccines (varying payloads) which were shipped to Uganda as part of a study. This was quite challenging given the logistical challenges that exist given the remoteness in access.
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Cost Savings and Speed: The Untapped Value of a Single-Source Solution
Learn how one small company took advantage of our Quick to Care™ solution to streamline its drug development and expedite the path of molecule to commercial drug product.
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Clinical Supply Optimization: Mid-Sized Pharma Embraces Forecasting
With no solid demand planning due to understaffing, a mid-size pharmaceutical company ran into serious trouble with stockouts and incorrect drug shipments that threatened to jeopardize its clinical trial program. Learn how Thermo Fisher quickly assessed the issue and reconfigured the interactive response technology to start producing accurate forecasting statistics, thereby saving the program.
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Packaging Design Provides Time and Cost-Efficiencies for a Growing Biopharma Company
Learn more about the process of designing a blistering package project that delivered an optimal, cost-effective solution for a growing biopharma.
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Automation Slashes Turnaround Time for Clinical Trial Labeling
Find out how a radical reduction in the time it takes to produce clinical trial labels was realized for a multinational trial.
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Cold Chain Reusable Shipper Reduces Risk and Waste
Learn how a multinational pharmaceutical company found itself face-to-face with a sustainability challenge and turned to a new shipping solution, reusable shippers, to help them reduce their waste and carbon footprint.
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Clinical Packaging: Process Overhaul Cuts Cycle time by 55%
Learn how lean manufacturing techniques, label modifications and operational improvements helped support clinical trials of a blockbuster oncology drug.
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Clinical Supply Global Optimization
Read this case study to gain insight into how to smooth the execution of your distribution strategy and ensure all your patients have the right medication on time.
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How a global network enabled distribution of an oncology drug to 60,000 patients in 35 countries every month
Angie will never forget the day she got a call from a client with a packaging and logistics challenge of global proportions. They needed help figuring out how to get an oncology drug labeled for 60,000 patients in 35 countries every month. And they needed that solution to fit in a four-week cycle. Read the case study to learn how the team reduced the cycle time in half.
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How overcoming barriers ensured on-time delivery of a life-changing medication
A new drug made in Canada. Shipped to Mexico. Now needed in Brazil. If the client didn’t make this launch, the region would have lost all access to this medication. Download this case study and see how one team’s experience cracked the code.
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Delivering Clinical Trial Medications Direct-to-Patient
Download this case study to learn how Thermo Fisher Scientific was able to provide Direct-to-Patient services to meet a critical need.
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Global Ultra-Cold Clinical Trial Logistics
The Challenge: A new United States-based biopharma working on its first cell therapy-based treatment had expanded the scope of their trial and extended its patient pool to include a patient in Beijing, China.
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Expedited Import of Zika Virus Test Kits Enable Vital Research
Given the rapid and widespread outbreak of this virus, researchers were urgently working towards a solution. In a significant breakthrough, a European-based manufacturer had successfully developed a test kit that enabled serological detection of the Zika virus. Getting these kits into the labs of the United States researchers became a critical priority.
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Direct to Representative Sample Distribution Services
Learn how we helped a manufacturing company design an efficient sample distribution program to minimize product loss, while ensuring full compliance with industry regulations.
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Managing Clinical Ancillary Supplies at a Global Scale
Follow a biopharmaceutical company entering a Phase III trial that included 45 countries and an enrollment target of 4,000 patients in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.
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How an emergency IND was able to reach a patient in under 12 hours
It’s Saturday. A six-day-old baby needs emergency medication. You need a team that’s prepared for situations like this to turn two and a half days of logistics into just 12 hours. Download this case study to learn how Holli and her team made it happen.
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We work together to meet global demand for COVID-19 vaccines
Learn what led to Thermo Fisher Scientific looking for a bespoke packaging solution, one that enabled work to be carried out within the low temperatures and specific timescales needed
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Global clinical supply solutions for every trial delivering the right drug to the right patient, on-time, in-full, and without compromise
In the highly competitive, new drug development market, biopharma companies face a myriad of challenges—from balancing cost, time, and quality, to delivering the best possible outcome for their...
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OTC softgel solutions: Give your branded product a competitive advantage
Thermo Fisher Scientific can offer innovative ideas on brand expansions via our own softgel technologies that can give your branded product a competitive advantage—helping you stand out to consumers....
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From Molecule to Medicine
Patheon, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, is transforming the way pharmaceuticals are made with a simplified, end-to-end supply chain for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies of all sizes. Learn how.
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Pharma Services EMEA network, integrated network from molecule to medicine
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Fighting The Opioid Epidemic: How Grünenthal’s Abuse-Deterrent Technology Contributes
Learn how Grünenthal overcame various manufacturing challenges and utilized the expertise of a CDMO to develop its abuse-deterrent formulation, INTAC®.
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Using Quality By Design For Process Development And Scale-Up Of A Novel ALS Drug Product
Learn how our stepwise approach to Quality by Design (QbD) became integral to the success of the Amylyx Pharmaceuticals AMX-0035 campaign.
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Clinical supply optimization enhanced services – process improvement reduces study startup phase by 40 percent and drives improved supply chain execution
Clinical supply optimization enhanced services – process improvement reduces study startup phase by 40 percent and drives improved supply chain
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Clinical supply optimization – investigator supported studies streamlined
The key to a successful program of investigator supported studies is maintaining productive relationships with the physicians at the clinical sites.
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Clinical supply optimization – enhanced service model saves trial sponsor time on supplies
The vice president of manufacturing for a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company faced an avalanche of work when a reorganization left him without a clinical supply manager.
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Clinical supply optimization – digging for the true cost of clinical supply
Pharmaceuticals are a small part of this company’s overall business and its team was relatively new to clinical supplies.
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Clinical supply optimization – clarifying the relative risk of change
The clinical team at this top ten pharmaceutical company struggled with the delicate balancing act between controlling the costs of a major oncology trial and making strategic investments that would pay off in the long term.
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Clinical ancillary supply management – streamlining ancillary supplies and the investigator experience
A top 25 global pharmaceutical company came to Thermo Fisher Scientific requesting support for a complex global program encompassing 15 studies across 53 countries over 1,000 sites and for over 12,000 patients.
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Clinical ancillary management – tackling the complexities of a global diabetes trial
A large manufacturer needed support for their global diabetes trials. The scope of a single trial often included as many as 1,500 to 2,000 patients in 15 to 20 countries across all geographic regions (US, EU, Asia, Middle East).
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An alternative logistics approach realizes cost and performance efficiencies in Asia Pacific
A top major pharmaceutical company with research priorities aligned to significant global health needs had a high number of studies in progress in the Asia Pacific region.
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Accessing patient populations in remote locations presents challenges for ambitious new trial
A top major pharmaceutical company needed guidance on how to run an ambitious clinical trial in the Asia Pacific region involving 10+ countries, 74+ sites with 400+ shipments across the region.
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Total Transportation Management Saves Company $10.2M
Learn how a multinational pharmaceutical company optimized transportation costs, maximized on-time, in-full delivery to all global locations and delivered enhanced site satisfaction.
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The Criticality of API CDMO Selection: Insights from a Client
Small and emerging companies face challenges related to limited funding and resources, such as technical expertise and capacity, making it imperative they find a competent partner to support them. Learn why 4SC selected Thermo Fisher Scientific Pharma Services as their CDMO partner to develop its lead asset, resminostat.
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The Critical Importance of Comparator Temperature Excursion Management: A Robust Quality Assurance Process
Learn how Thermo Fisher helped two clients to overcome comparator sourcing challenges and avoid costly delays in their clinical trials.
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Not Just A Vendor, But Part Of The Team
Learn how the Clinical Label Services team helped an emerging biotechnology company reduce cycle times and ease the burden of lengthy clinical timelines and unhappy sites.
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Meeting Milestones and Patient Needs Through Expedited Delivery of Phase I Materials
Learn how Reneo Pharmaceuticals got to clinic in 14 weeks from delivery of their API with the Quick to Clinic™ for Oral Solid Dose program.
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How to Select the Best Courier Around the Globe
Get an in-depth look at the clinical trial challenges faced by a world leader in biotechnology and the actions taken to realize surprising results.
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How Pacira Pharma is Working To Help Curb The Opioid Epidemic
Poorly managed postoperative pain can have a significant impact on a patient’s recovery. Consequently, more patients relying in opioids furthers compounds the opioid epidemic. This case study discusses how Patheon and Pacira Pharma partnered to help curb this epidemic.
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How a Best-Practice Strategy for Sourcing Ancillary Materials Reduced Risk, Spending and Workload in a Global Diabetes Trial
Learn how a sound strategy and solid execution plan enabled this company to overcome the challenges they faced to ensure that their patients received the ancillary products they needed.
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High Precision Syringe Labeling
Discover how high precision labeling helped a customer who had to blind their syringe against commercial drug product by applying a label containing a dosing scale to syringes of varying lengths.
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Flexibility Enables Managing Large Leaflet on Automatic Packaging Line
A large multinational pharmaceutical company asked the Thermo Fisher Scientific Ferentino site to fix an issue that resulted from a change request to increase the size of the product information leaflets. These leaflets were important and required for regulatory and marketing reasons. Download the case study to learn more.
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Early Licensure of a Breakthrough Cancer Drug Gives Hope to Patients
This compelling case study outlines how a multinational pharmaceutical company worked with a cross-functional Fisher Clinical ServicesSM team to deliver clinical supplies to treat an aggressive form of skin cancer, Merkel cell carcinoma.
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The Medicine Maker, Chapter 1: Understanding Industry Shifts
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The Medicine Maker, Chapter 2: Overcoming Commercial Launch Challenges
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The Medicine Maker, Chapter 3: Identifying Volatile Forecast Variables
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The Medicine Maker, Chapter 4: Measuring Forecast Accuracy
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The Medicine Maker, Chapter 5: Planning for Insourcing or Outsourcing
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The Medicine Maker, Chapter 6: Leading Industry Transformation
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Clinical and Commercial Manufacturing for Oral Solid Dose in Greenville, North Carolina
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Clinical and Commercial Manufacturing in Brisbane, Australia
Our Brisbane, Australia site is 2014 winner of the ISPE Facility of the Year award and 2015 winner of the Frost and Sullivan APAC CMO of the year award. The site provides scale up and manufacturing services of recombinant proteins and monoclonal antibodies.
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Collaboration and Knowledge Transfer Equals Success for Patients
Collaboration is an important part of our culture at Thermo Fisher Scientific and it starts with our people. Emily and Jessica are a great example of how a mentor relationship facilitates the transfer of critical knowledge to achieve long-term results.
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Continuous Manufacturing in Patheon’s Greenville, North Carolina Site
We are the first CDMO to build and manufacturing client product on a continuous manufacturing line. The suite, located at the site in Greenville, North Carolina, is custom built to utilize the best equipment available.
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Delivered With: A Positive Client Experience
Learn how a global CDMO never loses sight of what’s important to our clients.
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Delivered With: Partnership and Passion
Learn why this supply chain executive calls Thermo Fisher Scientific the CDMO partner of choice.
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Early Development and Oral Solid Dose in Milton Park, UK
Discover Thermo Fisher Scientific’s formulation and clinical manufacturing site in Milton Park, UK featuring proven expertise in early development and oral solid dose.
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Fisher Clinical Services & Patheon: Better Together
Leon Wyszkowski, President, Commercial Operations, discusses the value of Patheon and Fisher Clinical Services joining together to provide integrated solutions for our clients.
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Flexible Oral Solid Solutions From Early Development to Commercial Manufacturing
Thermo Fisher Scientific provides a range of flexible oral solid dose solutions that can help you easily address your small molecule’s unique needs and challenges from early development to commercial manufacturing.
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Going the Extra Mile is Part of Our DNA
The stakes were high for a client who needed material for a novel drug to in order to proceed to clinical trial. With millions of dollars on the line, Jeff’s team had one shot to develop a process to scale up or risk failing the batch.
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How a Combination of Medicines Helped One Man Take Back His Life, and Inspired Us All
On a quiet Sunday afternoon, Pete and his wife Lisa took a moment to sit on a porch swing and relax. A small piece of wood holding the chain broke and they fell backwards causing Pete to break his neck.
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How a Family’s Perseverance Helped Them Reach a Seemingly Unattainable Goal
As members of the United States Air Force, Lauryn and Chris were as healthy and fit as a young couple could be. But in the world of genetics, all it takes is a couple of proteins lining up in the wrong way, and things can change in a hurry.
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How a Small Non-profit Teamed up with a Global Manufacturer to Bring Their ALS Drug to Clinical Trials
Before she lost her own battle to ALS in 2003, Jenifer Estes started Project ALS, raising over $17 million dollars for the non-profit in hopes of a breakthrough in the fight against Lou Gehrig’s disease. As her family continued the quest, in 2019, they got a hit with a new compound that seemed to stop or even reverse motor nerve damage.
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How a Viral Vector Got the Boost It Needed to Start Defeating an Incurable Disease
Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy is an incurable disease that mostly affects boys. It results from a gene defect that prevents those affected from developing normal muscle structure and function.
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How Can Pharma Companies Save up to $45M in Early Drug Development?
Patheon’s Jennifer Therrien discusses findings of a Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development (CSDD) study that reveals how pharmaceutical companies using a single-source outsourcing partner can achieve a net gain of $45 million in early drug development.
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How Embracing Flexibility Creates Success for All
Learn how Whitney took on the challenge of creating more flexibility within existing rigid processes to better meet the needs of her client. Together, they came up with a solution to optimize critical paths forward to expedite getting life-saving therapies to the patients who need them.
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How Leveraging a Global Network Delivered Big Results
Mike’s team in Bend, OR was only supposed to optimize the spray drying process for a particular medication while another, much larger, facility would handle the large-scale manufacturing. However, the other facility’s equipment wouldn’t be available in time to meet the client’s aggressive IND filing schedule.
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How One Brave Patient Went from the Heart Transplant List to Climbing the Mountain Trails
“It felt like getting kicked in the chest by a horse.” That’s how Linda described the shock she received from her implanted defibrillator when she had one of her yearly “mini heart attacks.”
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How One Split-Second Decision Made a Difference for Thousands of Patients
In the world of drug manufacturing not all life-saving decisions happen in the lab. Sometimes it’s a lot closer to delivery that key moments require fast thinking.
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How Speaking a Third Language Helped Win the Race to Market
Several Chinese pharmaceutical companies were competing to be first to market. And second place didn’t matter.
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How Spring Break Had to Wait a Little Longer, So a Baby Could Have a Better Shot
After a long night of packing for her family’s spring break vacation, Holli woke up at 4:40 AM Saturday morning. She noticed a text message on her phone.
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How Thermo Fisher is Battling COVID-19
We are proud to be on front lines arm-in-arm with our clients, fighting COVID-19. Together, we will win. Every patient matters.
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How two college kids took a dorm-room idea all the way to clinical trials.
Watch the video to learn why companies like Amylyx are choosing to partner with Thermo Fisher Scientific for their outsourcing needs.
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How Viral Vector Technology Is Rapidly Scaling up to Enable One Miracle After Another
The promise of viral vectors has been pursued for over two decades. But in the last few years, this transcendent technology that’s targeting over 200 diseases has finally started to create real treatments and possible cures.
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Made For: Hope for ALS
Learn how Amylyx Pharmaceuticals partners with Thermo Fisher Scientific to bring hope to patients with ALS.
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One Bottle of Hope for One Amazing Kid
Meet Gavin and his mom, Nicole. Learn how Gavin’s battle with a brain tumor led him to the bottle of hope that allowed him to be a kid again.
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Our Formulation of Heart and Science is the Key to Our Success
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, everything we do is made with the right balance of heart and science. Find out how Angie and our Fisher Clinical Services team went above and beyond to overcome tough obstacles in order to ensure thousands of patients around the globe received life-saving medications.
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Patheon’s Softgel Expertise
Learn more about the Softgel expertise at Patheon, by Thermo Fisher Scientific.
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Quick to Clinic™ for Oral Solid Dose
Learn how Reneo Pharma was able to get to clinic in 14 weeks from delivery of their API.
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Single-Use Technology for Biologics Manufacturing in St. Louis, Missouri
Learn about Thermo Fisher Scientific’s expansion of its biologics site in St. Louis, Missouri. The facility will be the single largest single-use technology CDMO in the United States.
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Softgel Manufacturing in High Point, NC
Discover how softgels present a viable option to help achieve drug solubilization, allowing enhanced absorption and bioavailability.
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Solubility Center of Excellence in Bend, Oregon
Discover Thermo Fisher Scientific’s early development site in Bend, Oregon, featuring proven expertise in solving solubility challenges for clients.
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Solved With: Capacity and Compassion
Learn how Thermo Fisher Scientific was able to help this company solve one of their biggest challenges in the drug development process.
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Step Beyond with Thermo Fisher Scientific
To serve science, Thermo Fisher Scientific needs to stay ahead of it. To be the world leader in serving science, we need to anticipate customer needs.
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Sterile Drug Product Development and Manufacturing In Greenville, North Carolina
Meet the team and tour our Greenville, North Carolina manufacturing facility, which a focus on sterile drug product development and manufacturing.
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Sterile Vial and Prefilled Syringe Fill-Finish in Monza, Italy
Take a look inside Thermo Fisher Scientific’s sterile fill-finish manufacturing site in Monza, Italy. The site currently manufactures commercial supply, but has recently invested $50 million in sterile drug development capabilities.
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The “Eureka Moment” That Helped a Small Company Make a Big Impact
Tony and the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific understand the needs of small and emerging companies.
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The Journey from Molecule to Medicine
It all starts with your discovery. A molecule, small or large, that needs a partner. Let Patheon be that partner.
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Thermo Fisher Scientific & CSL Enter Strategic Partnership to Provide Best-in-Class Pharma Services
We are pleased to announce that Thermo Fisher Scientific and global biotechnology company CSL have entered into a strategic partnership to help meet the growing demand for biologic therapies while also accelerating CSL’s broader manufacturing objectives.
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Vectoring In — Viral Vector Video Series
Preparing cell and gene therapies for regulatory submission When preparing to ramp up late stage manufacturing for commercialization, understanding key critical to quality parameters will help prepare your therapy for regulatory submission.
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You Inspire Us Every Day
Michel Lagarde, Executive Vice President, Thermo Fisher Scientific, discusses why Pharma Services employees are so passionate about partnering with small and emerging biopharma clients.
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Insider insights – Q&A with Tom Holmes of Amylyx Pharmaceuticals
Tom Holmes, shares more about their experience teaming up with Thermo Fisher Scientific to manufacture their product.
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Biologics Overview: Flexible Biomanufacturing Solutions
Your molecule has the power to change lives and shape the future. Patheon is the company that offers you the agility and speed to help you get there ahead...
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Clinical Trial Supply Solutions
Learn how our global team can meet the needs of every trial regardless of size, phase or therapeutic area.
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Transportation Solutions for Cell and Gene Therapy Supply Chains
Learn key considerations for evaluating transportation partners for your cell and gene therapy supply chain.
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Continuous Monitoring Solutions for Cold Chain Logistics
Download this fact sheet to learn about our continuous monitoring solutions for cryogenic shipments.
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Free trade area attracts zone sponsors to India
A top major pharmaceutical company needed guidance on how to run an ambitious clinical trial in the Asia Pacific region involving 10+ countries, 74+ sites with 400+ shipments across the region.
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Expert handling of high-risk clinical trial product in Mexico
A multi-national sponsor needed a reliable provider with a wealth of expertise in delivering highly complex products from point of origin to patients at investigator sites, on time and in perfect condition.
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Clinical supply optimization – mid-size pharma rejects bulk, avoids shortage
Many companies developing biosimilars are not confident in their own capacity to forecast supply needs and manage them on an ongoing basis.
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Advantages of Softgel Solutions for Developers
Kaspar van den Dries, Ph.D. discusses the many advantages for drug developers who choose Softgels.
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Bioprocessing Collaboration Center (BCC)
The new Bioprocessing Collaboration Center (BCC) in St. Louis, Missouri, uniquely positions Thermo Fisher to bring together industry-leading expertise in single-use technologies and biologics product development and manufacturing to deliver unmatched value to our customers.
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Benefits of Working with Patheon Softgels
Kaspar van den Dries, Ph.D. discusses the benefits of working with Patheon for your softgels project.
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How to pick the right CDMO for latephase clinical trials
For pharmaceutical companies without their own facilities, choosing the right partner for late phase clinical trials and commercial production is a critical consideration in developing parenteral products.
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Process characterization: Ready for the FDA?
As pipelines evolved to more complex molecules and manufacturing processes, though, the outlook of regulatory agencies on process characterization also changed.
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Supplier collaboration delivers innovative solution for trial sponsor
In clinical trials using interactive response technology (IRT) drug dispensation is normally triggered after site activation or patient screening.
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How clinical trial design impacts the supply chain
A pharmaceutical manufacturer established a head-to-head study comparing the safety and efficacy of Product A and Product B (the competitor’s product) for diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain (DPNP).
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Clinical Ancillary Management, Solutions for Oncology Studies
Learn how to eliminate the need to determine unnecessary site-specific supplies and save months of work for all parties while increasing flexibility in the supply chain.
Whitepaper
Quantification of Vector Genomic DNA and Residual DNA in Gene Therapy Vectors Using ddPCR
To bring life saving cell and gene therapies to the market, an efficient and scalable manufacturing strategy is needed. Learn how to overcome this barrier to commercialization.
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Anticipating the Formulation Challenges of Complex Molecules
Formulation problems are arising with greater frequency, delaying development, and burdening developers with unanticipated and heavy costs. Find out how to best anticipate formulation challenges of complex molecules and APIs.
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Are You Prepared for the Complexity of Pediatric Drug Development?
The numerous controls and processes in place to ensure a medication is safe, effective, and manufactured with the utmost efficiency make drug development extremely complicated.
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The Pharma Trends You Need to Know: A CDMO’s Perspective
The market momentum of novel therapies targeting unmet needs is creating a new landscape for pharmaceutical drug manufacturers. As the focus on these smaller patient pools grows, so does the complexity of drug development.
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Managing Demand Uncertainty in Biologics Production
For a small company for which liquidity is critical, tying up capital in a fallow facility due to improper forecasting can be catastrophic.
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Solutions to Today’s Biomanufacturing Challenges
Biopharmaceutical companies take on a lot of risk developing new large molecule drugs. With more complex molecules in development, changing capacity needs, uncertain forecasts and increased competition, the market demands flexibility and innovative approaches to address today’s new challenges.
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Consultants’ guide to flexible biomanufacturing solutions
Gain insight into key strategies that consultants can keep in mind for their smaller biopharmaceutical clients.
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Evaluating current manufacturing platforms for recombinant AAV production
Realizing the full potential of viral vector-based therapies requires a successful manufacturing platform for recombinant Adeno-associated virus (AAV) vectors.
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In-House Versus Outsource: A Decision-Making Guide
The biologics market is quickly evolving from a focus on developing blockbuster drugs to exploring niche markets with unmet needs.
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Technology Transfers: Reaping Rewards, Reducing Risks
In 2016, Patheon successfully completed 111 technology transfers to help our clients safeguard supply, improve distribution and reduce program costs and risks.
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Novel Uses for Oral Solid Doses Driving Lifecycle Management Strategies
With few potential blockbuster drugs in the pharma pipeline right now, drug companies are increasingly looking at other options to meet the needs of patients and increase revenue in the oral solid dosage (OSD) arena.
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Ensuring the greatest return from your poorly soluble molecule
The number of potential strategies for improving the solubility of a compound can overwhelm many developers.
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How to build a robust packaging strategy for rapid commercialization
When initial clinical trial results for a new drug show promise, the focus begins to shift to commercialization and planning for a pharmaceutical packaging strategy.
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5,000L single-use bioreactors: The next generation in biologics manufacturing
As the global biologics market and scientific advancements in biopharmaceuticals continues to rise, so has the demand for therapeutics, expanding indications for biologics, and the growing portfolios of biosimilars.
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Setting a strong foundation for your oral solid dose product to support late-stage development
Lengthy early development timelines are common across new & emerging biotech companies for a multitude of reasons.
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Sterile formulation strategies to shorten timelines for first-in-human studies
Lengthy early development timelines are common across new & emerging biotech companies for a multitude of reasons.
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Navigating the Adoption of Continuous Manufacturing Amid Unprecedented Global Challenges
Continuous manufacturing is an innovative solution, providing flexibility and up to 1.65X scale-up cost savings compared to batch manufacturing.
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Analytical Considerations For Biopharmaceuticals During Commercialization
To ensure the quality and safety of pharmaceutical drug products, it is critical to validate analytical methods before process performance qualification (PPQ).
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Who’s Watching Your Supply Chain? Strategies for Mitigating Risk in Clinical Trials
With the ever increasing costs of clinical trials and the advantages of being first-to-market, it’s time to take a closer look at your supply chain to ensure it delivers with speed, efficiency, and quality — all within your budget.
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Challenges and Practical Solutions for Switching to Prefilled Syringes for Injectables
Learn the critical patient benefits and improved outcomes of prefilled syringes, as well as how to select the most appropriate type and how to bridge vials with them.
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Product Development For An Oral Solid Dosage Using Continuous Manufacturing
When bringing a new drug to market, product development is typically aligned with the clinical trial schedule; therefore, as the patient pool grows, so does the supply of drugs needed for the study.
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Key Considerations for Labeling Your Cell or Gene Therapy
Learn ways to safeguard products using viable packaging and labeling strategies for your cell or gene therapies.
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The Right Partner Can Improve Flexibility and Mitigate Risks from Forecast Inaccuracy in Biomanufacturing
ORC International's report "Implications of Inaccurate Forecasting on Biologics Drug Substance Manufacturing" explores the causes, consequences, and potential solutions to forecasting challenges specifically related to biopharmaceutical drug substance manufacturing.
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The Race to Phase III: A Cautionary Tale of Scalability
When aggressive timelines are a “must,” it’s critical that companies don’t gloss over early-phase scale-up throughout the development process.
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Strategies for API Solubility and Bioavailability Enhancement
The landscape of today’s drug development industry looks far different than it did only a decade ago. Innovation is creating exciting new possibilities in patient care.
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Is Your In-House Strategy Ready for the Uncertainties of Biologic Drug Development?
The pharmaceutical industry’s past reliance on blockbuster drugs has evolved to include a focus on developing drugs that treat the unmet needs of smaller patient populations.
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Six API Challenges That Could Be Slowing Your Development and How to Avoid Them
Most APIs will require numerous steps or significant work upfront to avoid development delays, rework or outright failure.
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Rise in Targeted Therapies Drives Need for Small-Volume Manufacturing
Learn what pharma companies should look for when navigating this new era of small-volume manufacturing.
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Quality by Design: A Holistic Approach to Drug Development
Learn how sponsors who implement QbD early can save money through increased product / process knowledge, less re-work, less product deviation, less product out-of-specification, fewer rejects and improved quality.
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Impact of Incorrect Forecasts on New Product Launches
Pharmaceutical companies around the world are under tremendous pressure – from regulators, legislators, payers, and patients – to reduce the cost of drugs.
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How Well Should You Understand Your Crystallization Process (and Solid-State Properties)?
Crystallization is the most common unit operation for isolation and purification of solid intermediates and active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs).
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Getting to First-in-Human Clinical Trials: A Make-or-Break Milestone for Small Biopharmas
"Faster and better" has become the mantra for biopharmaceutical companies as they face intense pressure to get therapies to market quicker than ever before.
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Decision Timeline: Considerations in Selecting an Outsourced Solution
The traditional business model for in-house pharmaceutical manufacturing is nearly a thing of the past. More companies are turning to outsourcing to achieve flexibility and efficiency in a highly competitive market.
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Create Brand Sustainability with Softgel Technology
Learn how innovation, particularly around softgels, is key to gaining consumer loyalty and extending a product’s lifecycle.
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Choosing the Best Sterile Dosage Form for Your Phase I Clinical Supply Needs
There are many parenteral dosage forms from which the pharmaceutical scientist can choose to develop their drug product.
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Challenges and Solutions in Cytotoxins and HPAPIs
We live in a time when breakthrough medicines are being discovered at an unprecedented rate. Yet whether from big pharmaceutical companies or small hubs of innovation, these treatments of tomorrow are often held up by a complex supply chain. Patheon offers a cure.
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Built To Fail: How Today’s Manufacturing Options Leave Pharma At Risk
When planning for the commercialization of a new product, pharmaceutical manufacturing executives must plan for capacity needs very early in the process.
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Challenges and Practical Solutions for Switching to Prefilled Syringes for Injectables
Learn the critical patient benefits and improved outcomes of prefilled syringes, as well as how to select the most appropriate type and how to bridge vials with them.
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Comparator Local Sourcing Strategies
Learn about alternative local sourcing strategies and get information on the advantages and disadvantages of local sourcing while remaining compliant.
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Comparator local sourcing strategies: Leveraging advantages and avoiding common pitfalls for clinical trials
This whitepaper will focus on local sourcing. Local sourcing is the purchase of a commercial drug within a single country for use in that same country.
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10 Steps That Risk Failure in the Temperature Controlled Clinical Supply Chain
Download this infographic to understand the questions you should be asking to be better positioned to ensure zero excursions and maximum product integrity.
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5 Big Common Missteps in Comparator Sourcing
Do you know the 5 big common missteps in comparator sourcing? Download our infographic to find out.
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Small molecule orphan drugs: Balancing financial incentives and complex challenges
For companies pursuing an orphan drug, our experts help guide you through the complex challenges of getting your small molecule orphan drug to market faster.
Webinar
Accelerating Cell Culture Development through Practical Application of Innovation Technologies
Changes in the biologics pipeline as well as changes in commercialization needs trigger changes in the technologies we use and work flows for cell line development.
Webinar
Accelerating cell line and cell culture development through practical application of innovative technologies
Speaker: Palak Patel, Scientist, Cell Culture Development – The global biologics pipeline continues to fuel “speed-to-clinic”
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Accelerating innovative therapies to patients in a post pandemic world
Learn from industry experts and esteemed guests on hot topics including: From research to clinic: the path to success for cell therapy companies Evaluating options for outsourcing discovery research
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Accelerate late-phase drug development with continuous manufacturing
The process development of oral solid dosage forms occurs across multiple phases. The final scaled up process is not typically finalized until shortly before filing for commercial approval.
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What you need to know about process characterization and validation for biologic processes
A major factor in the growth of the biopharmaceutical industry over the last 20 years has been continuous innovation with monoclonal antibodies (mAbs), which now make up more than 50% of the overall biotherapeutic market.
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How broadening the analysis of compound factors allows for predictive solubility solutions
The Biopharmaceutics Classification System (BCS), developed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to simplify and accelerate the drug development process, helps companies when they file for bioequivalence of dosage forms based on in vitro dissolution testing.
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Top five risks facing your small biopharma clients
Biopharma firms function in a risky development environment with compressed timelines and budget constraints. Companies often overlook critical factors which could delay or suspend efforts down the road. Consultants should help clients understand five key risks in order to avoid costly problems and maximize financial returns during the development process.
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Synthesizing success: Six principles for getting pharmaceutical development right from the start
Today’s market demands speed, flexibility, and innovation to address today’s new challenges. As a result, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies face increasing pressure to bring blockbuster drugs to market quickly and cost-effectively.
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Critical API attributes and the major impact they can have on drug product development
Discover why an alternative, integrated approach to formulation should be considered based on the impact of certain API properties on the final drug product.
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Flow chemistry: A scaleup solution for modern API development & manufacturing
Once deemed an “experts-only” approach to chemical synthesis, flow chemistry is a cost-efficient technique growing in popularity that can increase safety and flexibility and improve product quality.
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Accelerate complex molecule development by optimizing chemical synthesis and formulation
Innovations in science and technology over the last few decades enable scientists to create far more advanced pharmaceuticals for today’s industry.
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What you need to know to avoid costly delays in your API scale-up
Traditionally, the development of a small-scale synthesis for an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) and its scale-up to meet the materials demand for clinical trial phases is a sequential activity that passes through multiple sets of hands.
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Challenges, risks, and strategies for biologic drug substance manufacturing
Insights from pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry leaders make it clear that demand forecasting is a significant challenge when planning biologic drug substance production.
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How can you avoid the fallout from incompatibility between your API and its formulation?
In drug development, designing a formulation for a drug product (a tablet, for example) calls for careful attention to both the physical and chemical properties of the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API or drug substance).
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Impact of a pandemic outbreak on vaccine development approach
Vaccine development has its own set of rising complex challenges. However, when it comes to vaccine development during a pandemic, the response has its own set of complex challenges that traditional manufacturing methods won’t solve for.
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Implications of inaccurate forecasting on biologics drug substance manufacturing
An Independent Executive Research Study by ORC International examines how large molecule drug substance manufacturing and demand forecasting is riddled with complexity.
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Multiplexing: Managing risk with proven, single use solutions
When pharmaceutical companies introduce a new drug to market, they invest enormous amounts of capital, and assume equally enormous amounts of risk.
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Bulletproof your supply chain: Hope for the best, prepare for the worst
Hope is not a strategy in drug manufacturing. You need a contingency plan to protect your company and your customers if the worst-case scenario occurs.
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What clinical teams should know about changing trial logistics and how they will affect development
When it comes to clinical supplies, the journey is every bit as important as the destination. And these days, the journey of clinical supplies to investigator sites is becoming costlier and more complex, much like the global trials for which the materials are bound.
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Comparator local sourcing for clinical trials: Balancing opportunities and challenges
There are several reasons why the market for comparators is growing. For one thing, more clinical trials are being conducted today than ever before and more of those trials are using active comparators.
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Opportunities and challenges for clinical research in China
Today China is a dominant presence in the clinical trial arena and one of the most desirable
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Continuous or batch: Deciding on the best solution for your oral solid dose product
Overview the advantages of continuous manufacturing for your oral solid dose product.
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Hot melt extrusion: Improving solubility of poorly soluble compounds
Solving solubility challenges before they become long-term issues is critical for the success of your small molecule project.
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Hot melt extrusion: Improving solubility of poorly soluble compounds
Solving solubility challenges before they become long-term issues is critical for the success of your small molecule project.
Fact sheet
Beijing, China
Visit our state-of-the-art facility in the capital of China.
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How Broadening the Analysis of Compound Factors Allows for Predictive Solubility Solutions
The Biopharmaceutics Classification System (BCS), developed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to simplify and accelerate the drug development process, helps companies when they file for bioequivalence of dosage forms based on in vitro dissolution testing.
Fact sheet
CMO Scorecard
Find out how we helped clients earn as many NDA approvals as the next three leading CMOs combined.
Article
Debunking Myths and Misconceptions About Softgels
Explore seven myths about softgel formulation for prescription drugs and why this dosage form is more viable than formulators may assume.
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Using softgel innovations to grow market share
Softgel capsules are one example of a highly versatile dose form that can improve consumers’ experience of your drug product and create growth opportunities for your business.
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Ancillary supplies clinical trial must haves that require early planning
Learn why ancillaries are as essential as IMPs, and why sponsors should devote as much attention to early planning for ancillary supplies as they do for study drugs.
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A comprehensive approach to improving solubility and bioavailability Spray drying
Spray drying is a solution that is applicable to a broad range of API’s. Read more about the critical components to spray drying in manufacturing & more.
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CGT commercial services capabilities
Discover how Patheon leverages 35+ years of experience and a global network to support the secondary packaging, labeling, and distribution of your life-saving cell or gene therapy.
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Quick to Care™️ advanced therapies
Discover how Quick to Care™️ advanced therapies streamlines contracting, communication, and coordination between all aspects of the value chain by integrating our manufacturing and distribution solutions across our network.
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mRNA Manufacturing Services
The emergence of mRNA therapeutics including the development of new vaccines and gene therapies has created a market constraint on access to critical raw materials and technical expertise.
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Qualified Person (QP) Services
Learn how our team of QPs bring extensive experience across a wide range of dosage forms including aerosols, biologicals, creams, liquids, ointments, solids, sterile products and novel drug delivery systems.
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cGMP plasmid DNA manufacturing capabilities
cGMP plasmid DNA manufacturing capabilities As the global plasmid market continues to grow rapidly, current and projected demand for high... Read More
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CTX Solutions Fact Sheet
The cell and gene therapy market is experiencing accelerated market approval opportunities, record breaking investments, robust therapeutic pipelines, and positive clinical outcomes – all driving the need for speed, regulatory know-how, and innovation in manufacturing technologies.
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Patheon™️ Quick to Clinic™️ Viral Vector Services
Patheon™️ Quick to Clinic™️ Viral Vector Services Patheon™️ Quick to Clinic™️ viral vector services is an integrated development program utilizing... Read More
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A comprehensive approach to improving solubility and bioavailability: Spray drying
Spray drying is a solution that is applicable to a broad range of API’s. Read more about the critical components to spray drying in manufacturing & more.
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Engineered Solutions for oral solid dose product development
Engineered solutions adopt a comprehensive view of drug product development by looking at pharmaceutical ingredients, related manufacturing processes, products, and biopharmaceutical properties and how they are intrinsically connected and critical to the success of your product development.