Featured Laboratory Articles & Applications

  1. Accelerate Biopharmaceutical Development With Novel Analytical Techniques
    4/28/2017

    This article explains how using an Octet-based Fc receptor panel may help developers achieve a faster assessment of monoclonal antibody functionality, well before the final molecule is selected.

  2. Zydis® ODT - Improved Therapeutic Profile
    8/16/2017

    Zydis® fast dissolve formulation for Zelapar® (Selegiline anti-Parkinson’s compound) had a positive impact on the patient compliance as compared to the Selegiline traditional tablets.

  3. Leverage The Internet Of Things Within The Laboratory
    8/1/2017

    As science-based organizations look to leverage the internet of things (IoT) within the laboratory, careful consideration must be given to available technologies, data formats, and platforms. 

  4. 5 Reasons External Collaborations Fail In Drug Discovery
    1/11/2017

    This white paper, brought to you by Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA, discusses the different types of external collaborations research organizations engage in, the reasons that many of these partnerships fail to meet expectations, and an informatics solutions to overcome these issues.

  5. Recent Developments In ADC Technology: A Harbinger Of Future Clinical Trends
    3/6/2018

    The ADC field is in a transitional period. Older approaches to conjugate composition and dosing regimens still dominate the ADC clinical pipeline, but preclinical work is driving a rapid evolution in how we strategize to improve efficacy and reduce toxicity towards better therapeutic outcomes. In an indication of future directions for the field, antibody conjugates bearing non-cytotoxic small molecule payloads are being developed to reduce side effects associated with treatment of chronic diseases.

  6. Collaboration With Third Parties And Its Impact On Document Management
    5/18/2016

    Collaboration takes many forms; this article will look at how document production, distribution and archiving are affected by the virtual pharma model and in clinical and manufacturing quality settings.

  7. Patient-Centric Drug Design — A Clinical And Academic Perspective
    8/11/2017

    Most issues in pediatric drug development arise from the fact that drugs are traditionally developed for adults and not children. Dr. Meyers shares the hurdles and  improvements in pediatric drug development.

  8. Getting Ready For Phase 1 In Pharmaceutical Development
    4/11/2017

    At the early stages of product development, pharmaceutical development scientists are under increasing time pressure to select the right molecule form, the right formulation and the right final dose form.

  9. Automating Technology In The Production Of Infusion And Blood Bags
    8/26/2016

    When manufacturing bags for medical fluids, extreme precision and high production speeds are of the utmost importance.

  10. Solutions For Challenging Compounds Using Softgel Innovation
    5/5/2017

    The significant interest in semi-solid systems for the potential of extended release profiles has prompted researchers to develop alternative encapsulating systems.