Development of biologics: The market requires short development times and high productivity

Microbioz India, April, 2019 Issue


Cover Story : “Development of biologics: The market requires short development times and high productivity"

Development of biologics: The market requires short development times and high productivity

Dear friends and readers, I hope you would haveenjoyed reading our previous issue. Once again, I am delighted to bring for you the April 2019 edition of Microbioz India magazine, supported by the cover story titled “Development of biologics: The market requires short development times and high productivity-Using a high-speed workflow to generate a production cell line”By UGA Biopharma GmbH.

The cover story featured Biologics this month which includes their new therapy option for numerous diseases: They are already used to treat cancer and autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis as useful alternatives to standard therapies.

Added to this, the current edition has a special featured article titled “Increasing demand of Fluorosilicone “By Anuj Singh-Polymer Technologist Amipolymer Pvt Ltd, the article includes Fluorosilicone rubber called as modified version of silicone rubber which has been fluorinated to finish up the polymer chains so that its chemical resistance is improved. Fluorosilicone is also known as FVMQ(fluorovinylmethylsiloxane).

Inside this issue

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Emcure launches worlds first generic Eribulin for treatment of metastatic breast cancer

Eribulin will be available in India at approximately 40% cost of the innovator brand Emcure Pharmaceuticals, a leading integrated global pharmaceutical company from India today announced the launch of the world’s first generic version of Eisai Pharmaceutical’s Halaven (Eribulin) for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer (MBC).

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Manufacturing problems persist for Aurobindo

When Aurobindo forked over $1 billion to snap up some of Novartis’ unwanted drugs last year, it set the Indian drugmaker up to be the secondlargest generics player in the U.S. But it is one that brings a history of quality issues when it comes to manufacturing, as exemplified in the latest thrashing by the FDA.

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Avoid blurred image documentation during quality control with Focus Stacking app from TAGARNO

One main advantage of using a digital microscope during quality control is how easily operators can create photo documentation of their work.

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Manual pipetting of 384-well plates made easy

Chennai, April 09, 2019 – Once throughput increases and sample volumes decrease, users face a dilemma. The so-called “alternate well pipetting method”, which uses 8 and 12 channel pipettes to fill 384-well plates, demands intense concentration; furthermore, it is time-consuming and carries a high risk of error.