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New Mobile App Notifies Patients, Caregivers and Nurses of Medical Device Recalls

Wed, 2019-08-14 04:00
Using barcode and knowledge graph technologies, the app sits on top of all other databases to provide complete and current information to users.

Ever Pharma Improves Parkinson Patients’ Experience through Micro-Infusion Pump

Tue, 2019-08-13 13:06
Wearable micro-infusion pump D-mine is designed to be more easily handled and safe for patient use to promote greater independence.

FDA Intends to Deactivate Outdated Drug Listing Records as Supply Chain Security Step

Tue, 2019-08-13 11:15
“The agency has found that tens of thousands of drug listing records have not been updated or certified in the past year, and are therefore not in compliance with federal regulations…”

Researchers are Growing Mini Livers for Testing

Tue, 2019-08-13 11:00
A team at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine will grow tiny genetically modified livers to emulate liver disease progression and test drugs.

The Chewable Gummy Drives Growth in Nutraceuticals Market; Powdered Mixes in Pouches and Stick Packs Offer Innovative Delivery

Tue, 2019-08-13 10:52
According to a new study from PMMI Business Intelligence, consumers around the world are suffering from pill fatigue and are seeking non-pharmaceutical functional foods and beverages that supply all of their nutritional health needs.

Augmented, Virtual Reality Are OEM-Ready

Mon, 2019-08-12 16:15
OEMs explore practical ways to design, commission, operate and maintain their equipment using altered reality. What does this mean for life science manufacturers?

Antares Vision: Traceability System with Consumer Engagement Capabilities

Mon, 2019-08-12 13:27
TrackMyWay platform offers supply chain transparency through stakeholder communication, and customer engagement.

Mindfulness Pervades Packaging for Mineral-Based Sunscreen

Mon, 2019-08-12 13:08
The introduction of a new reef-safe SPF 50 sunscreen product from Goddess Garden prompts the selection of recyclable packaging and updated graphics that reflect the brand’s authenticity.

Marijuana Legalization Likely Reduces Opioid Deaths

Mon, 2019-08-12 11:00
A new study published in Economic Inquiry linked the legalization of marijuana with significant reductions in opioid-related deaths.

The Global Market for Nutraceuticals Set for Robust Growth

Fri, 2019-08-09 08:52
The global market for nutraceuticals will grow at 7.5% CAGR, according to a new study by PMMI Business Intelligence, from a $241 billion market in 2019 to $373 billion in 2025. In the U.S. alone, the market this year is expected to hit $109 billion in sales.

The FDA Wants a Virtual Heart to Test Medical Devices

Fri, 2019-08-09 07:00
The FDA is seeking computational software that models the human heart to test medical devices and therapies.

Work Through Common Implementation Challenges at HDA’s 2019 Traceability Seminar

Fri, 2019-08-09 04:00
Washington, D.C. hosts this year’s event that will feature a forum for stakeholders to plan for and discuss current and future milestones and challenges.

The Latest in Child-Resistant Packaging

Thu, 2019-08-08 11:00
An industry expert from Origin Pharma Packaging discusses the current state of child-resistant packaging for pharmaceutical products.

Aggregation Proves Beneficial in a Contract (and Compact) Pharma Facility

Thu, 2019-08-08 04:00
Implementing new equipment where space is at a premium, PCI was able to incorporate aggregation and decrease inconsistencies in reconciliation.

92% Say Increased CBD Usage, Changing Regs, and E-commerce are Driving Nutraceutical Market in U.S.

Wed, 2019-08-07 13:22
New study from PMMI Business Intelligence covers vitamins and supplements as well as functional foods and beverages.

Medicine-On-Time Improves Their Sustainability and Reduces Costs

Wed, 2019-08-07 11:06
By implementing MetsӓBoard Pro FBB Bright, the company improves printability, packaging quality, and reduces freight costs while progressing towards its sustainability goals.

Cell Injections Prepare Body for Transplants

Wed, 2019-08-07 11:00
Infusing an organ donor’s cells into the recipient’s body prior to transplantation could eliminate the risk of rejection.

Specialty Pharma Co. Offers New Single Doses with Liquid Cup Filling Machine

Wed, 2019-08-07 03:00
The introduction of a new liquid unit-dosing cup machine allows WES Pharma to offer a controlled substance in single doses without sacrificing floorspace.

Walgreens Joins RangeMe Platform to Access New and Diverse Product Suppliers

Tue, 2019-08-06 13:17
The technology allows retailers such as Walgreens to access critical information about suppliers, ranging from company background to product specs, packaging dimensions and more.

DEA Gets Sued for Shrugging at its Own Application Process for Medical Marijuana Testing

Tue, 2019-08-06 11:24
Despite the nationwide proliferation of state legalizations, as well as continued efforts from Congress to fast track medical research on marijuana, a lawsuit has been filed claiming the DEA has failed to act on medical cannabis research applications since 2016!