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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

How the Use of Placebos in Freeze-Drying Enables Cost Efficiencies in Process & Cycle Development

by biopharma-admin in BTL Right Sidebar Content, Intelligent Freeze Drying

    A placebo is a simulated or otherwise medically ineffectual treatment for a disease or other medical condition intended to make the recipient believe they are receiving something they are not in order to establish whether the true active agent has a noticeable remedy to the a...Read more

How to Improve the Long-Term Stability of Your PCR Reagents

by biopharma-admin in BTL Right Sidebar Content, Intelligent Freeze Drying

Freeze Drying of Material for Medical Devices and Diagnostics PCR is a technique used to amplify and then quantify a particular DNA sequence for the diagnosis of genetic mutations or for the identification of a particular genetic sequence that might be present in a vaccine or a virus. Typicall...Read more

Do you or your lab staff need to learn or refresh your lyophilization knowledge?

by biopharma-admin in BTL Right Sidebar Content, Course Dates, Intelligent Freeze Drying, Next Training Date

Thankfully Biopharma's Annual West Coast 3 Day Comprehensive Training Course on Lyophilization Technology is being held this November in San Diego. Book places using reference NL0915-SanDiego and you'll secure a discounted price of just $1990 per person.       San ...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