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Optimizing Biomanufacturing in Real Time

Posted in Life Sciences on Wednesday, April 24th, 2019. No comments yet
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One of the inherent challenges in top-down scheduling systems, such as manufacturing plans generated from Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems (Level 4 in ANSI/ISA-95 model), are that they are typically based on the ideal state of manufacturers’ processes. The real state may quite different and include issues with equipment, processing steps that didn’t go as […]

Taming Big Data in the Life Sciences

Posted in Life Sciences on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019. No comments yet
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The Interphex conference for pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers is underway this week in New York City. Emerson’s Bob Lenich is presenting Big Data in Life Sciences Manufacturing. Bob opens citing one pharmaceutical manufacturer who generates 5000 data points every second during a production run. This data rate translates into 1.3*1010 pieces of data per production […]

BioPhorum Roadmap for In-line Monitoring and Real-time Release

Posted in Life Sciences on Monday, April 1st, 2019. No comments yet
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Professionals across the Life Sciences industry are gathering this week in New York City for Interphex. Organizers bill this conference as: …the premier pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and device development and manufacturing event where you can “Experience Science through Commercialization”. Emerson’s Michalle Adkins will be presenting, Update on BioPhorum’s Roadmap for In-line Monitoring and Real- Time Release […]

Advancing Digital Plant Maturity for Biopharmaceutical Manufacturers

Posted in Life Sciences on Thursday, March 28th, 2019. No comments yet
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At the recent 2019 China International Biopharma4.0 Summit, Emerson’s Ron Rossbach presented Biopharma 4.0—Integrated Software Enabling Digital Capabilities. I’ll highlight some of Ron’s key points. He opened describing some of the main challenges biopharmaceutical manufacturers seek to address through enterprise digitalization—reducing time to market, increasing capital expenditure (CAPEX) productivity, increasing operational efficiency and improving forecasting […]

Manufacturing Execution Systems in Drug Research and Development

Posted in Life Sciences, Operations Management on Wednesday, February 13th, 2019. No comments yet
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The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) outlines the drug development process in five steps: Discovery and development Preclinical research Clinical trials FDA review FDA post-market safety monitoring I caught up with Emerson’s Zuwei Jin whom you may recall from earlier posts on the role of automation in the drug development process. Zuwei explained to […]