From the Editors' Desk

Clear Code adds contrast to traditional coding

3C! Packaging will premiere a sophisticated new coating for coding applications at INTERPHEX NYC 2015, April 21-23 at the Jacob K. Javits Center.  Offering high precision, functionality and consistency...

Great Expectations for Cost-Cutting U.S. Biosimilars but There is a Catch

The imminent approval of the first biosimilars in the U.S. brings widespread optimism that they will stem the tide of soaring specialty drug costs. While biosimilars will yield savings, a new report sponsored by Prime Therapeutics (Prime) cautions...

Multi Packaging Solutions Commits to 3D Printing Technology

Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS), a global provider of value-added print and packaging solutions for the branded, healthcare, and multimedia markets, has invested in the latest 3D printing technology for creating plastic prototypes.

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E-Health Driving Changes in Drug Delivery

Compatibility with e-health initiatives will be a big differentiator for pharmaceutical companies in the future, argues Mike Schäfers, VP Global Marketing PPS, West Pharmaceutical Services LLC. West recently exhibited at Pharmapack Europe.

Recall Issued Because of Potential Impact to Sterility

Concerns about aseptic and GMP practices potentially impacting product sterility has prompted a voluntary recall.

Turing Pharmaceuticals Launches to Tackle Diseases Currently with Limited Treatment Options

Launching this week is Turing Pharmaceuticals AG, a new company setting out to develop and commercialize treatments for serious diseases and conditions "for which there are currently limited or no treatment options," the company reports in a...

Bayer HealthCare and Aronora Establish Partnership for the Pre-Clinical Manufacturing of AB-022

SAN FRANCISCO and BERKELEY, Calif., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare and Aronora, Inc. today announced its strategic alliance to manufacture Aronora's AB-022 compound for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. As a tenant of...

Leading Market Intelligence Powerhouses Form Exclusive Alliance to Better Serve the Consumer Healthcare Products Industry

CHICAGO and Parsippany, NJ – February 19, 2015 – Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), the global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and...

Antares Vision Installs 100th ATS 3.0 Pharmaceutical Track and Trace System

Since the installation of its first track-and-trace system in 2008, Antares Vision has become a technology front runner for pharmaceutical inspection systems and a leader in complete hardware and software solutions for pharmaceutical...

Huntingdon Life Sciences and Harlan Laboratories to Operate Under New Brand and Name

Combined company will consist of two business units: Contract Research Services (CRS) and Research Models and Services (RMS)