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Pilot Scale or Bench Top? How to Choose the Best Research Freeze Dryer

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August 2015 Common applications of freeze drying include stabilisation of pharmaceutical drugs and diagnostic materials, improving the shelf life of foods and ingredients, and creating a porous structure in collagens and tissues. In the laboratory there are two main types of freeze dryer, and wh...Read more

SMART Technology Streamlines Cycle Development & Freeze Drying Processes

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July 2015 Two breakthrough technologies offer freeze drying scientists tools to streamline cycle development and gain even greater control over the freeze drying process. SMART Freeze Drying Technology™ SMART Freeze Drying Technology™ from SP Scientific enables the process of developing lyophil...Read more

For Sale – Ex-Demo Avestin EmulsiFlex-C3

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June 2015 Biopharma Process Systems currently has for sale a refurbished ex-demo Avestin EmulsiFlex-C3 High Pressure Homogeniser system. This system has been fully refurbished to current manufacturing standards, and is supplied fully tested, fitted with new parts and validated. Product features:...Read more

Evaporation Technologies for Parallel Chemistry

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May 2015 Parallel chemistry enables large numbers of analogues of compounds to be synthesized at the same time. While single-sample evaporation systems, such as rotary evaporators, may be ideal for other tasks, they pose a significant bottleneck for these types of applications particularly when...Read more

Five questions to ask when sourcing an R&D freeze dryer

by biopharma-admin in BPS News, BPS Right Sidebar Content

May 2015 Freeze dryers can be complicated pieces of specialised equipment, with controlled heating, cooling and vacuum interacting with each other to provide the best drying conditions. They are used for many different types of product and there are therefore a variety of different types of syst...Read more

‘Introduction to Homogenisation’ Guide Now Available

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High pressure homogenisation is a key technology  for particle size reduction, particle or suspension stability, sample homogeneity and nanomolecular disruption. The benefits of this technology include extraction of valuable intracellular products and improving shelf life and potency of pharmaceu...Read more

SampleGenie Technology for Large Sample Volumes

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April 2015 Many applications require the concentration or drying of relatively large samples, for example chromatographic fractions. Traditional processes require the fractions to be concentrated down, re-suspended and re-dried into the relevant vial type before use or storage.This can be a long...Read more

A Sustainable Freeze Drying Route to Porous Polysaccharides

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April 2015 Bio-derived polysaccharide aerogels are highly porous materials fabricated from aqueous gels of a range of natural polysaccharides, such as starch, alginic acid, pectin. These materials have attracted increasing attention due to superior physical properties, which make them potential...Read more

Nano Particles, an Effective Means for Drug Delivery

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March 2015 Advances in drug discovery technologies and combinatorial chemistry techniques have led to identification of a number of compounds with good therapeutic potential. However, the number of insoluble drug candidates has increased in recent years with almost 70%1 of new drug candidates sh...Read more

Evaporation Technologies for Environmental Analysis

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March 2015 Monitoring of the environment for substances potentially harmful to health is a core activity not just for government departments but for many organisations who wish to ensure that they are not harming their staff or the environment. Samples of air, water, soil or plant matter are rou...Read more