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Scientists Create Universal Donor Blood with Microbes

Tue, 2019-06-18 11:00
Researchers discovered enzymes in the gut capable of converting type A blood into a more universally accepted type.

CBD Products Coming Into Their Own

Tue, 2019-06-18 08:00
Major retailers offering CBD products will create demand for leaner processes and higher volumes of packaging, and will help to assure consumers about quality, a start to building national brands.

Noninvasive Laser Kills Cancer Cells in the Blood

Mon, 2019-06-17 11:00
Scientists have devised a way to fight metastasis by killing tumor cells in the veins of patients with melanoma.

Clariant Expands Range of FDA Compliant Rigid Desiccant Cards for Healthcare Packages

Mon, 2019-06-17 09:14
Clariant debutes flat-profile molecular-sieve desiccant ADP Plate and expanded line of Dri-Card laminated-film desiccant cards.

Critics Question Ketamine Nasal Spray for Depression

Fri, 2019-06-14 07:00
The FDA approved Spravato to treat intractable depression, but only after limited trials that provided minimal evidence it actually worked.

Neopac Develops Polyfoil Dropper Tube for Streuli Vitamin D Application

Thu, 2019-06-13 14:17
Partnership yields direct, precise dosing of Vitamin D for children and infants.

Flexible Packaging Equipment or Contract Manufacturer?

Thu, 2019-06-13 11:36
Production cost is often a key factor in deciding to invest in new equipment or use a contract manufacturer.

Open-Source Bionic Leg Aims to Rapidly Advance Prosthetics

Thu, 2019-06-13 11:00
Scientists at University of Michigan have created an open-source leg in hopes of expediting the development of smart prosthetics.

Pregis to be acquired by private equity firm Warburg Pincus

Wed, 2019-06-12 14:35
Warburg Pincus, a leading global private equity firm focused on growth investing, has agreed to acquire Pregis LLC, a leading protective packaging materials and automated systems manufacturer, from Olympus Partners, headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, for an undisclosed amount.

ISTA Pharma Committee Releases USP Stimuli Article

Wed, 2019-06-12 13:00
‘Reusable Passive Thermal Packaging System: Best Practice Guideline,’ provides specific guidance on the types of materials used, the qualification of a reusable system, the return logistics and refurbishment service management, and refurbishment and inspection details.

Steve Miller Band to Rock the PACK gives BACK™ Stage

Wed, 2019-06-12 11:06
Proceeds to support NS2 Serves, training and employing veterans

30 Ways to Improve Your Warehouse

Wed, 2019-06-12 11:00
Logistics professionals from Amway and DEMATIC provide thirty ways to improve supply chain warehouse operations.

Industry 4.0 with a Pharma Focus

Wed, 2019-06-12 04:00
Knowing that IoT software and services in pharma are expected to reach $2.5 billion by 2020, this builder of pharmaceutical packaging machinery is rolling out a robust Industry 4.0 program.

Multi-Parameter Inspection Drives the Growth of Medication Pouch Inspection Systems Market

Tue, 2019-06-11 12:39
Report foresees an increase in the global medical pouch inspection systems market at a CAGR of 8% from 2019 through 2029.

Voice of the Packaging and Processing Industry: Robotics

Tue, 2019-06-11 12:20
Robot suppliers, contract packagers, OEMs and CPGs who participated in a new study from PMMI Business Intelligence, “Robotics 2019: Innovation 2 Implementation,” had a lot to say.

DSCSA: Post-Serialization Depression & What’s to Come

Tue, 2019-06-11 11:13
Over 18 months since the DSCSA (Drug Supply Chain Security Act) came into effect, manufacturers continue to struggle with Post-Serialization Depression (PSD).

FDA Says Weight Loss Supplement Could Cause a Miscarriage

Tue, 2019-06-11 11:00
The Agency warns that an ingredient in certain weight loss and energy supplements may lead to a miscarriage.

Terphane Introduces the ‘Ecophane’ Line of Sustainable PET Films

Mon, 2019-06-10 11:58
Terphane’s Ecophane product line offers a film that is designed to be composed of 30% or more of post-consumer recycled, food-grade PET.

How Will Trump’s Tariffs Affect Mexican Medical Device Makers?

Mon, 2019-06-10 11:00
The President’s proposed tariff on imports could have a major effect on the medical device supply chain between the U.S. and Mexico.

MilliporeSigma’s Lofty New Goals Target Excess Packaging, Material Sourcing

Mon, 2019-06-10 10:35
Through its SMASH plan, the major life sciences supplier has set targets for deforestation, recyclability and package reduction by 2022.

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