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How To Ensure Your API Is Compatible With Its Formulation

by biopharmacharis in BTL News, BTL Right Sidebar Content

Years of hard work and research go into developing new APIs, so when it comes to developing one into a new formulation for mass production, careful attention must be paid to its physical and chemical properties. Thorough consideration must go into the excipients to be used, as these can affect ho...Read more

Comparison of different analytical methods in freeze-drying : DSC, Lyostat and Lyotherm

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

August 2015 Lyostat vs. DSC     DSC (Differential Scanning Calorimetry)  and  mDSC (modulated Differential Scanning Calorimetry) are thermal  techniques typically used  to identify the glass transition temperature (Tg) for the purpose of stability studies in dried sample...Read more

Spray Drying v Freeze Drying

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

June 2015 Freeze drying is the preferred choice for preserving a wide range of pharmaceutical formulations when stability in the liquid state is inadequate, storage requirements are too stringent, or a solid form of the product is desired. However, recent research has transformed spray drying ...Read more

Refurbished Lyostat3 For Sale

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

May 2015 Biopharma Technology currently has for sale a refurbished Lyostat3 freeze drying microscope system. This system has been fully refurbished to current manufacturing standards, and is supplied fully tested and validated ensuring the system is operating as per original specifications....Read more

Diagnostic Reagents: A Different Set of Challenges?

by biopharma-admin in BTL News Cat 1, BTL Right Sidebar Content

May 2015 Biopharma Technology's Dr Kevin Ward will be presenting a webinar in collaboration with SP Scientific's LyoLearn program. This presentation will cover some of the challenges that accompany the formulation and freeze-drying of antibody-based diagnostics and PCR-based diagnostics, toget...Read more

QbD: Building Robust Processes

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

April 2015 Quality by design (QbD) for lyophilization is about building a robust process that proactively flags critical points and ensures consistent delivery of the best quality product, by minimizing risk and maximizing understanding of the process itself. Regulatory bodies such as the FD...Read more

Introducing our new North America Senior Sales Manager

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

March 2015 We are pleased to introduce Mark Lemons as Biopharma Technology’s new Senior Sales Manager for North America. Mark is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a degree in Biochemistry. Along with his strong academic background Mark has worked for a number of analytical ...Read more

Collaboration with Freeze Drying Specialists SP Scientific in USA

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

February 2015 We’re pleased to announce a new collaboration with freeze dryer manufacturers SP Scientific. SP Scientific is the synergistic collection of well-known, well-established and highly regarded scientific equipment brands — VirTis, FTS Systems, Hull, Genevac — joined to create one ...Read more

The Synergies of Lyostat and Lyotherm

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

February 2015 Freeze-drying (lyophilization) is a comparatively expensive and time-consuming process and a great deal of emphasis is placed upon improving efficiency and minimizing costs by optimization of the conditions used for freeze-drying. Optimizing Primary Drying [caption id="attachme...Read more

Freeze Drying of Diagnostics

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

December 2014 BTL possesses many years of experience working with an array of in-vitro diagnostic products for different fields of application. We provide long-term production services for a defence-oriented organisation, following successful development of a freeze drying cycle suitable for t...Read more