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Biologics & Biopharmaceutical News & Products

Get news on biopharmaceutical packaging and biologic logistics for large-molecule therapies including vaccines, therapeutic patches, cell therapy, blood and tissue products, and monoclonal anti-bodies. Biologics may be used for humans or animals in hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, and home care applications. Articles also cover aseptic processing/packaging, clean rooms, isolators, and/or restricted access barrier systems, sterilization, biologics distribution and regulatory issues.

MarketsAndMarkets' new research report predicts the pharmaceutical excipients market to grow 6.7% annually to $8.439 million by 2019.
December 15, 2014 | News

Drug delivery advances help propel excipients market

New research report predicts the pharmaceutical excipients market to grow 6.7% annually to $8.439 million by 2019.
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December 4, 2014 | News

Is the FDA stalling on biosimilars?

Lawmakers want the FDA to move quickly when it comes to biosimilars.
MEMSCap smart electronic medication packaging system tracks each time the medication bottle is opened, a corollary for measuring when a pill is taken.
December 4, 2014 | News

Adherence packaging used in trials of HIV-prevention meds in Africa and India

MEMSCap smart electronic medication packaging system tracks each time the medication bottle is opened, a corollary for measuring when a pill is taken.
Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administartion, “Pregnancy and Lactation Labeling Final Rule,” 12/3/14
December 3, 2014 | News

FDA updates drugs/biologics labeling system

Includes major revisions on pregnancy and breastfeeding, with labeling changes taking effect June 30, 2015. Prescription drugs and biologic products approved after June 30, 2015, will use the new format immediately, while labeling for prescription drugs approved on or after June 30, 2001, will be phased in gradually.
Peli BioThermal: Temperature-controlled shipping systems
November 21, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Peli BioThermal: Temperature-controlled shipping systems

CoolPall Vertos, a high-performance bulk shipping system, has been successfully launched in Europe.
Octapharma's Vienna site will employ Werum's PAS-X Track & Trace system.
October 21, 2014 | News

Octapharma adds track-and-trace serialization aggregation

Developer, producer, and seller of human proteins requires a flexible and validated system for marking, identifying, and tracking its products.
Sirane: Transportation bags
October 21, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Sirane: Transportation bags

95 kPa specimen transportation bags reduce the risks associated with packaging failure.
October 13, 2014 | Materials Product Brief

Avery Dennison: Plasma bag labels

Plasma bag labels provide 100% adhesion on frozen blood plasma bags.
Next-Gen manufacturing benefits Amgen. This photo is for illustrative purposes only.
October 6, 2014 | News

Amgen's Next-Gen manufacturing

New plant in Singapore uses disposable, single-use processing components designed to eliminate the need for cleaning and sterilization, and the validation that goes with it.
Pharma EXPO debuts in Chicago
September 24, 2014 | News

Pharma EXPO 
debuts in Chicago

Co-located with PACK EXPO Intl., the event will showcase next-generation production line automation advances.

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