RDD 2018: Early Registration Deadline January 22

Jan 16, 2018

Now’s The Time to Plan to Participate, Register & Save.This readily accessible, major international symposium is where nasal and pulmonary product developers innovate and network with their suppliers and regulators in business-friendly surroundings. Respiratory Drug Delivery (RDD®) 2018. Where: JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona; When: April 22-26, 2018. Register for RDD 2018. Discounts available until January 22, 2018. View the Full Scientific Program including a special session on Expanding the Marketplace for Generic Inhalers via Improved Testing & Regulatory Guidance. RDD 2018 includes our signature Scientific Poster and Technology Exhibition, offering excellent opportunities to present your new products and ideas ...

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BMG LABTECH Australia celebrates 20 years of customer service excellence in the APAC region

Jan 16, 2018

This year, BMG LABTECH’s Australian office celebrates 20 years of innovation and steady growth. The office was established in January 1998 to support Australia and the APAC region, offering excellent sales and customer service for BMG LABTECH’s wide range of dedicated and multi-mode microplate readers. “Since its incorporation there have been many changes at BMG LABTECH. We have grown and developed into a premium company, offering the very best in customer support for the high quality German designed and built range of microplate readers. 2018 marks a milestone year in which I anticipate further growth by enhancing our offering to ...

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Japanese pharma – no longer ‘lost in translation’

Jan 15, 2018

A New Year report from CPhI forecasts 2018 will be a transformative year for Japanese pharma as the market evolves towards growth in generics, biosimilars and increased internationalisation. The CPhI Japan 2018 report – released ahead of what is likely to be the largest ever CPhI Japan (18-20 April, 2018) – has identified that demographic pressures on healthcare costs are driving a political agenda that will benefit players with lower costs solutions. Generics are an obvious route, but Japan’s status as a highly-developed economy with a pharma industry that leads in innovation opens other possibilities, particularly in the longer term ...

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Brussels Airport’s cargo volumes soar by 8.3% in 2017

Jan 12, 2018

In 2017 Brussels Airport handled 535,634 tons of cargo, a growth of 8.3% compared to 2016 and the highest volume in the last 10 years. All segments recorded growth last year, but belly cargo in particular has shown a sharp recovery compared to 2016 (+13.8%). Integrator services also enjoyed a strong growth last year of 9.7% compared to 2016. The full-cargo segment showed a slight increase (+3.0%) thanks to an excellent first quarter and good volumes in November and December. “This 3% growth follows an increase of almost 15% last year compared to 2015. So despite some noise issues we ...

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TTP Ventus micropump technology enables wearable treatment for sleep apnea

Jan 9, 2018

TTP Ventus Ltd, a spin-out from TTP plc, created to bring disruptive new micropump technologies to market, has announced that Sommetrics Inc., is using its Disc Pump technology to enable aerSleep™, a novel negative-pressure system for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Having recently received a Health Canada Medical Device License, aerSleep is now approved for marketing to patients in Canada. CE mark approval is expected Q4 2018.   OSA is a disorder characterised by airway collapse during sleep, causing sufferers to stop breathing temporarily. The muscles supporting soft tissues in the throat relax, allowing the tissues to close ...

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