The full-service solid-dosage resource for a wide range of excipients and tablet coating systems to enable reliable formulas for tablet binding, film coating and disintegration, and controlled-release formulations and drug solubilization applications.
ABITEC is a world leader in the development of lipids and specialty ingredients for the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and specialty chemical industries. ABITEC has utilized its technical expertise to create diverse and versatile product lines.
Tablet compression tooling is made from steel, and not all steel is created the same. Different steps can be taken during the steel heating and rolling processes that affect the steel’s characteristics....
A high-shear granulator or high-shear mixer uses a rotating impeller or high-speed rotor (or both) to create flow and shear. High-shear granulation is an effective way to turn powders into dense granules for tableting or coating. ...
Using Real-World Evidence to Propel Personalized Treatments, Improve Clinical Trial Outcomes
Compared to 2006 when approximately 13 personalized treatment options were available, in 2014 that number increased to 113 personalized medicine drugs, treatments, and diagnostic products, according to the Personalized Medicine Coalition.
Orphan Drugs: Pursuing Value And Avoiding Unintended Effects Of Regulations
Amid ongoing scrutiny of high pharmaceutical drug prices, debate about the value of "orphan drugs" - those designed to treat rare conditions that affect fewer than 200,000 individuals - continues to capture public and policy maker attention.
The US Has A Fentanyl Shortage ... In The Clinic, Not On The Streets
My pharmaceutical irony meter exploded earlier this month when I learned that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declared a nationwide shortage of many forms of injectable fentanyl citrate. This dosage form of the highly-potent opioid is often used ...