IDT Provides Optimized Conditions for HDR in CRISPR Editing

Nov 16, 2017

As an advocate for the genomics age, Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT), has published a new application note on optimization of CRISPR-Cas9 for homology-directed repair (HDR) applications. Available as part of the IDT collection of CRISPR application notes and protocols, this article supports researchers using CRISPR in their genome editing studies to maximize HDR rate in knock-in and other short-insertion experiments.   Described as ‘true genome editing’, HDR is the most precise and error-free repair process available for breaks introduced in CRISPR experiments. However, due to the generally low baseline rate of HDR, optimizing reagents and experimental conditions becomes critical to ...

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Pharmtech & Ingredients: Innovative packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries

Nov 16, 2017

Gerresheimer will be at booth A225 at the Pharmtech & Ingredients international exhibition in Moscow (Crocus Expo IEC) from November 21 to 24, presenting innovative glass and plastic products and solutions for packaging and administering medicines safely and easily. “There is a trend toward small-scale production and multi-purpose lines, meaning RTU (ready-to-use) packaging is becoming more common, especially when it comes to vials and syringes.” This is the point Nikolaus Netzel, Product Manager Prefillable Systems at Gerresheimer, will be making in his talk on the development of prefillable system applications for syringes and injection vials on November 23, from 10:30 ...

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PCI Clinical Services Announces Launch of a Mobile App for its Comprehensive Customer Support Portal Webflow™ – Enabling Further Efficient Clinical Supply Chain Management

Nov 16, 2017

PCI has today announced the launch of a mobile application (app) to provide more convenient access to its client services online portal Webflow™.   Webflow™ is a comprehensive customer support center which provides PCI clients real-time, 24/7 access to a wide range of reports and information regarding the status of their Clinical Trial supplies across all PCI Clinical Services sites in Europe and North America. The new free app, available on Android and Apple iOS, is designed to provide even more flexible access to the Webflow™ offering – enabling customers efficient and effective on demand supply chain management to meet ...

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Sciformix Corporation Collaborates with Oracle Health Sciences to Offer Full Service Validated Argus Enterprise Edition Drug Safety Solutions

Nov 15, 2017

Sciformix Corporation, a leading scientific knowledge-based organization, is proud to announce its adoption of Oracle Argus Enterprise Edition platform to offer superior value to their customers in the Life Science industry. Through its collaboration with Oracle Health Sciences, Sciformix is able to offer its customers a fully automated and integrated safety database solution, allowing easy reporting and analytics for improving the quality and efficiency of drug safety operations. With headquarters in the United States and operations in the United Kingdom, Romania, India and the Philippines, Sciformix partners with Life Sciences clients to provide a full range of services including safety ...

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New Technologies in Ophthalmic Drug Delivery Webinar, Hosted by Aptar Pharma

Nov 15, 2017

Aptar Pharma, a leading provider of innovative drug delivery systems, announced today it will be hosting a live, complimentary webinar titled “Optimizing Patient Adherence and Compliance in Eye Care” on November 21 at 11AM EST.   The webinar will offer expert insight from Matthias Birkhoff, Vice President Business Development at Aptar Pharma, and Dr. Degenhard Marx, Director Scientific Affairs within the Aptar Pharma Consumer Health Care Division.   Matthias explains, “Compliance and microbiological safety are key for successful preservative-free eye care treatment. Aptar Pharma is pleased to host this webinar to describe how to choose a packaging format that will ...

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