Safeguarding the Global Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Apr 28, 2012

Understanding the intricacy of the cold chain distribution process, and the potential stumbling-blocks associated with conducting clinical trials in emerging markets, will help bio-practitioners more successfully safeguard product quality and chain of custody while dealing with a continuous stream of arms-length exchanges between local representatives, officials and vendors. Dr Rüdiger Lomb, Global Director, Quality & Technical Compliance at World Courier, outlines two effective strategies for securing the “non-science-based” part of the pharmaceutical supply chain equation while reducing both costs and risk. ...

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Safely Transporting Clinical Trials through the Middle East

Apr 28, 2012

Steve Healy and Karen Adams, from SCA Cool Logistics, discuss how supply chain partners provide specialised insights into the safe and effective transport of clinical trial materials around the globe, and are continuing to expand into the Middle East, the region which acts as a gateway from West to East, and which is also becoming more of a potential subject base. ...

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