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Oct. 1, Vol. 32, No. 17

    • Columns

      • Advertorial: Asahi Kasei Bioprocess
      • Asahi Kasei Bioprocess (AKB) provides pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturers with a comprehensive suite of tools to maximize safety and improve yields of biotherapeutics during pilot, clinical, and commercial-scale production. Virus fi ... more »
      • Advertorial: ATR
      • ATR is proud to be honored as the U.S. industry-leading specialist for mammalian cell culture in shake flasks. ATR was the first company to integrate accurate CO 2 control in the Infors Multitron incubated shaker. Our expertise is based on over 30 ... more »
      • Advertorial: Baxter
      • Baxter has more than 80 years of parenteral contract manufacturing experience with over 50 manufacturing facilities across six continents. Baxter’s global presence provides opportunities for unique manufacturing collaborations to provide the most va ... more »
      • Advertorial: Charles River
      • For more than 60 years, Charles River has been helping our global partners accelerate drug discovery and development by providing them with high-quality research models, preclinical services, process manufacturing support, and clinical trial su ... more »
      • Advertorial: Douglas Scientific
      • Douglas Scientific is dedicated to making our world a better place by delivering innovative laboratory automation. Our vision is to see Array Tape™ become a ubiquitous media for medium- and high-throughput laboratory processing, driving more data at ... more »
      • Advertorial: DSM Biologics
      • Our main focus is to create brighter lives for people today and for generations to come. With more than 25 years of experience in contract manufacturing, DSM Biologics has the essential expertise and drive to help our customers in their mission to s ... more »
      • Advertorial: Essen BioScience
      • Essen BioScience is a world leader in the field of cell-based in vitro assays and instrumentation. In its recent history, Essen has concentrated on imaging products with the release of the IncuCyte™ in 2006, and very recently with the release of the ... more »
      • Advertorial: Flexicon
      • For over 25 years, Flexicon has specialized in aseptic single-use peristaltic filling and capping systems for pharmaceutical, biotech, and diagnostic applications. Flexicon, a member of the Watson-Marlow Pumps Group, uses proven peristaltic fillin ... more »
      • Advertorial: Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies
      • Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies is an industry-leading biologics contract manufacturing organization with locations in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, and Billingham, U.K. The company was formed in April 2011 following the acquisition of t ... more »
      • Advertorial: Indigo Biosciences
      • With Indigo’s Nuclear Receptor Experts at your service, you get results you can be confident in, every time. With our convenient lab-in-a-box assay kits, you can bring the power of Indigo into your lab to perform quick, simple, and reliable in-house ... more »
      • Advertorial: Integra Biosciences
      • Integra is a leading provider of high-quality laboratory tools for liquid handling and media preparation. We are committed to creating innovative solutions that fulfill the needs of our customers in research, diagnostics, and quality control within ... more »
      • Advertorial: New England Biolabs
      • New England Biolabs (NEB) is proud to be recognized as a world leader in the discovery, production, and supply of reagents for the life sciences. For almost 40 years, we have been dedicated to the advancement of science and stewardship of the enviro ... more »
      • Advertorial: OriGene Technologies
      • OriGene Technologies was founded in 1996 as a research tool company focused on the creation of the largest commercial collection of full-length human cDNAs in a standard expression vector. OriGene’s mission, to prepare comprehensive sets of gene res ... more »
      • Advertorial: Richter-Helm BioTec
      • Outsourcing is one of the major global trends in the biopharmaceutical industry. It takes more and more specific know-how to face the challenges for biopharmaceutical manufacturing, including increasing price and cost pressure, increasing competitio ... more »
      • Advertorial: United States Pharmacopeial Convention
      • The United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) is dedicated to improving the health of people around the world through public standards and related products and services that help ensure the quality, safety, and benefit of medicines. As biologic d ... more »
      • Advertorial: Watson-Marlow
      • Watson-Marlow is a world leader in peristaltic pumps and tubing for the biopharmaceutical and pharmaceutical industries. Founded upon 55 years of precision contamination-free peristaltic pumping expertise, Watson-Marlow’s pumps and tubing are prefer ... more »
      • People in the News
      • Eli Lilly promoted Michael J. Harrington to svp and general counsel. Formerly, Harrington was vp and deputy general counsel. Other positions he held at the company include managing director of Eli Lilly New Zealand, general counsel for Lilly’s Asia- ... more »
      • SciLog Sees Big Promise in Acquisition
      • Carol Potera
      • Things have been happening recently at SciLog, a manufacturer of automated liquid-handling equipment for protein purification. In March the company moved to a larger building in Madison, WI. Then in August, it was acquired by Parker Hannifin, a gl ... more »
      • Automation Redefines Compound Management
      • Caitlin Smith
      • The advent of high-throughput screening (HTS) and robotic automation also saw an evolution in compound-management tools. New technologies, as well as steady increases in available compounds, have made organizing and managing the libraries of chemi ... more »
      • FDASIA’s Impact on Novel IVDs
      • Jeffrey N. Gibbs
      • On July 9, President Obama signed into law the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act (FDASIA). FDASIA significantly affects both pharmaceutical and device manufacturers. It has a direct impact on all in vitro diagnostic (IVD) manufa ... more »
      • Up- and Downstream Go Single Use
      • Vicki Glaser
      • Single-use bioprocessing product lines made their debut mainly in the form of disposable bags for mixing and buffer supply. They gradually moved into the heart of the bioprocess stream with the emergence of single-use bioreactor systems. Single us ... more »
      • Capturing the Clone
      • Thomas O. Kohl, Ph.D.
      • Highly specific or functional monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) are sought after by the biopharmaceutical industry for integration into numerous assays specific to a variety of platforms. Considerable time and monetary commitments are entered into for ... more »
      • Differentiating Mitochondrial Toxicity
      • Michele Arduengo
      • Mitochondria are responsible for the production of >90% of mammalian cell energy and are intimately linked to the apoptosis signaling cascade. They have critical functions specific to certain tissues including involvement in hemoglobin synthesis, ... more »

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