Medicinal cannabis: What it takes to be GMP-ready

The legalisation of cannabis for medicinal purposes pushes producers to supply chemists, physicians and patients with the newly approved drug in accordance with good manufacturing and distribution practices, as Dr Andrea Kühn-Hebecker explains

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Research: Commercial cannabidiol on the UK market is illegal

Consumer products are contaminated with impurities, exceed legal limits of psychoactive cannabinoids and CBD content ...

Cell Therapies gains first T-Cell GMP manufacturing licence in Australia

The licence allows for the collection, manufacturing, testing, storage and release for the supply of any commercial T- ...

Europe releases 10th Pharmacopoeia edition with 114 new monographs

Thoroughly revised general chapters include infrared absorption spectrophotometry and Ultraviolet & visible absorption ...

Draft ISO 14644-17: Particle deposition matters

Koos Agricola, a member of the international committee working on a new ISO standard that focuses on particle ...

NSF Responsible Person Course gains MHRA recognition and Cogent Gold Standard

The Responsible Person (import) is required to implement a system for confirming QP certification has taken place when ...

ABPI: Tackling vaccine hesitancy should be a priority

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry responds to the UK's commitment to improving declining ...

Draft Annex 1: Cleaning and disinfection clarified

The preliminary version of the guidance for the manufacture of sterile medicinal products details core principles for ...

South Korea addresses AMR in manufacturing

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) has been addressed at Seoul conference as the government takes action

Sabinsa earns FSSC 22000 manufacturing certification in India

UK accreditation body has certified sites in Kunigal, Dobaspet, Hyderabad, and Nelamangala for ISO 22000

Editor’s comment: More than buzz words

It’s time to go beyond the gimmick as only companies aligned with the forefront of technology will capitalise on the ...

Guide to wireless dataloggers for thermal validation

New wireless dataloggers deliver accurate thermal mapping with time-saving benefits. Chris Maughan, MD of Thermal ...

Editor's comment: Addressing the knowledge gap

India has become the world’s largest exporter of generic drugs, and the country with a record of GMP warnings ...

FDA partners with university on biopharmaceutical manufacturing

Delaware University and the FDA will have the ability to collaborate in a pre-competitive environment

University in Virginia starts first US pharma engineering PhD

Qualification will train students in manufacturing procedures focusing on areas of drug product development such as ...