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Carcinogens in Blood Pressure Drug Went Undetected for 4 Years

Tue, 2019-01-29 11:00
FDA officials report that versions of blood pressure-lowering drug valsartan contained trace amounts of a carcinogen.

Jabil: 3D Printing Services

Tue, 2019-01-29 09:13
Company advances additive manufacturing market with integration of engineered materials, 3D printing machines and processes.

Technologies to Track in 2019

Mon, 2019-01-28 12:30
While Healthcare Packaging Expo (Sept. 23-25; Las Vegas Convention Center), co-located with PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2019, remains months away, trends and innovations in the life sciences sector continue to make headlines.

Scientists are Developing a Pill to Treat Loneliness

Mon, 2019-01-28 11:00
A team at University of Chicago is working on a pill to combat the negative effects loneliness has on the brain and body.

P&G Designs 11 Refillable, Reusable Products and Packaging for Loop Shopping Platform

Fri, 2019-01-25 11:44
Among the brands are Oral-B and Pantene, as well as hygiene products Pampers and Always, which will test collection and recycling of used products.

Patch Analyzes Sweat to Monitor, Diagnose Health Issues

Fri, 2019-01-25 11:40
Epifluidics technology could be deployed in clinical settings or in the home to monitor patients remotely. Could its materials present new flexible packaging opportunities?

Loop Unveiled: Global CPGs Embrace Transformative Circular Shopping Platform

Fri, 2019-01-25 11:26
With reusable packaging as its foundation, the ground-breaking Loop shopping platform enables zero waste, unleashes packaging innovation, and enahnces consumer convenience.

Ohioans Spent $75k on Medical Marijuana on Opening Day

Fri, 2019-01-25 07:00
Four marijuana dispensaries in Ohio celebrated their grand opening on Wednesday, January 16th.

New Wearable Gathers Data from Sweat

Thu, 2019-01-24 11:00
Biomedical engineers at Northwestern University have developed a wearable patch that uses sweat to critique the wearer’s health and fitness.

Softbox: New Pallet and Parcel Shipping Systems

Thu, 2019-01-24 10:44
Temperature control packaging systems being revealed in Europe for the first time.

3 Air Cargo Trends Shaping Pharma Transportation

Wed, 2019-01-23 15:23
In 2019, blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, and external market forces—such as pilot shortages and sea freight challenges—will shape air cargo trends.

The FDA Threatens to Pull E-Cigs From the Market

Wed, 2019-01-23 11:00
The FDA threatened to pull e-cigarettes from shelves if youth smoking rates fail to decline over the next year.

Taking Aim at Deadly Pediatric Medication Errors

Wed, 2019-01-23 03:00
Founded by an emergency room doctor, color-coordinated syringes and syringe holders provide a simple method to measure and confirm the correct dose of a drug for infants and children.

Foster Corp.: LazerMed Laser Marking

Tue, 2019-01-22 14:06
Technology offers a permanent, easily readable and eco-friendly alternative to solvent-based printing technologies for medical device applications.

Alphabet’s ECG Watch Gets FDA Clearance

Tue, 2019-01-22 11:00
Verily’s prescription-only smart watch just received clearance from the FDA amidst the government shutdown.

CPGs, Contract Packagers and OEMs Agree on Top Three Challenges for 2019

Tue, 2019-01-22 09:22
Mass customization is the consensus “go to” phrase describing the challenges faced by Vision 2025 participants trying to understand consumer trends and customer demands.

The People Have Spoken: Medicinal Marijuana > Prescription Drugs

Mon, 2019-01-21 11:00
Researchers at University of Michigan found that patients will likely use medical marijuana as a supplement or substitute for prescription drugs.

SCHOTT: Ready-to-use adaptiQ Vials

Mon, 2019-01-21 10:36
Company expands its portfolio of large-size ISO formats of 15R, 20R, 25R and 30R vials commercially available for human use (FHU).

Syringe, IV Bag Compounding/Filling Systems Fulfill ‘Mission’: Part II

Mon, 2019-01-21 09:13
A six-axis robot positioned in the middle of an automated compounding system's chamber serves as the the primary mover of materials in sterile filling liquids into syringes and bags at Mission Health.

Bloomberg: Insulin Flights Booked in Advance of Brexit

Fri, 2019-01-18 17:43
Pharmaceutical companies brace for no-deal Brexit to ensure drug supply can reach patients. A lobby groups calls on the government for measures that protect the supply chain.