ICH consults on guidelines for continuous manufacturing
The International Council for Harmonisation has opened on 27 July a public consultation on its draft guidelines for the Continuous Manufacturing of Drug Substances and Drug Products. Adoption of the final guidelines is anticipated in November 2022.
Pfizer – speeding up new drug development
A Q+A with Brian Henry, Pfizer’s Vice President, Drug Product Design, Medicinal Sciences, on installing continuous technology at its facility in Sandwich, Kent, UK.
Flow chemistry in a world-scale factory
A proposed world-scale intermediate production plant in Shanghai, China, will use flow chemistry or microreaction technology from Ehrfeld Mikrotechnik.
Continuus opens new lab for high-potency drugs
Continuus Pharmaceuticals has opened new laboratory space near its HQ in Woburn, Massachusetts, USA, and introduced new continuous technology to aid in the development of high-potency drugs.
Sterling hires professor to lead flow chemistry team
CDMO Sterling Pharma Solutions has appointed Ian Baxendale, currently Chair of Synthetic Chemistry at Durham University, to lead a team at its Dudley, UK site to research and demonstrate flow chemistry, also offering the technology to customers. His three-year secondment has been funded by Innovate UK.