Pharma Innovation

Dec 14, 2016

Woolcool is setting new standards in cold chain logistics for the distribution of highly temperature sensitive pharmaceuticals, from livestock and human vaccines to insulin to Botox, using sustainable, natural materials to make a positive impact on logistics, businesses, individuals and the environment.*   Temperature Sensitive Pharmaceuticals can be rendered ineffective if they are not maintained within their specific temperature range, which is a real challenge for complex supply chains and significant variations in global ambient temperatures. Woolcool, regardless of these fluctuations, will maintain the required temperatures within the insulated packaging, so whatever is going on outside becomes irrelevant.   So ...

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H&T Presspart and Cohero Health Launch First Market-Ready, Fully-Connected Metered Dose Inhaler to Optimize care of Asthma and COPD

Dec 14, 2016

eMDI enables improved adherence, engagement in self-care and real-time monitoring by caregivers Poor adherence is a key driver of asthma attacks and COPD exacerbations that result in 3.25 million deaths and huge healthcare costs globally Drug Delivery to the Lungs (DDL) 2016, Edinburgh, 8 December 2016 – H&T Presspart and Cohero Health have today launched the first market-ready, intuitive, fully-embedded and connected metered dose inhaler (eMDI) aimed at improving adherence andenabling continually optimized care of patients with asthma and COPD. It is the only eMDI integrated seamlessly with BreatheSmart from Cohero Health, a comprehensive respiratory disease management platform that uniquely enables ...

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BioTrinity 2017 – Fascinating Update to Our Microbiome Panel Announced

Dec 14, 2016

Here at BioTrinity HQ we are working hard on shaping the agenda and ensuring our panel discussions are current, relevant and interesting. Whilst working on our Microbiome themed panel last week we were fascinated to read about the biological link between the gut microbiome and Parkinson’s disease, with new research revealing that neurodegenerative disease may have its origins in the gut and not only in the brain as had been previously thought. We’ve since confirmed that Dr Patrick Lewis, Associate Professor in Cellular & Molecular Neuroscience from the University of Reading will join the panel and give further insight into ...

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ERT Acquires Exco InTouch

Dec 9, 2016

Combination delivers end-to-end eCOA, patient engagement and digital health solutions to better serve customers PHILADELPHIA – December 8, 2016 –– ERT, a leading provider of high-quality patient data collection solutions for use in clinical drug development, today announced the acquisition of Exco InTouch, a leading provider of patient engagement, data capture and digital health solutions. The combined organization will provide the biopharmaceutical industry with the most advanced and comprehensive choice for electronic clinical outcome assessments (eCOA), patient engagement and digital health. As a result, ERT will enable sponsors to turn to a single strategic partner to support the full clinical ...

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Wickham Laboratories Expands Sterility Testing Facilities

Dec 7, 2016

Wickham Laboratories completes facility expansion for growing sterility department. Wickham Laboratories announces the expansion of our service offerings once again within our sterility department.  Due to a marked increase in the volume of sterility testing our sterility department has been engaged in over the past year, a refurbishment project was carried out in September to allow space for an additional isolator unit. The addition of a fourth isolator, scheduled for completion in early 2017, will expand our capacity for testing by over 30% and reduce potential delays in turnaround time.  This is the second expansion of our sterility department in ...

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