Posts Tagged ‘pharmaceutical manufacturing’

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 […]

Outlook and Trends for Biotech Industry

Posted in Life Sciences on Wednesday, November 14th, 2018. No comments yet
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What is the 2019 outlook for research & development in the biotech industry? Pharmaceutical Processing magazine explores this question in an article, Outlook 2019: Tech, Data, and Biotech Boom. Emerson’s Bob Lenich joined other suppliers to this industry to share his thoughts on some of the issues, challenges and developments expected to occur in the […]

Best Practice for MES-SAP interface Factory Acceptance Testing

Posted in Life Sciences, Operations Management on Monday, September 24th, 2018. No comments yet
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Author: Jonathan Lustri Almost all Life Sciences manufacturing execution system (MES) projects include an interface to SAP, the enterprise resource management system. This interface is strategic in that this is how the business and production are tied together. It allows the manufacturing floor to be integrated with the business for cost accounting, material planning, and […]

Advancing Innovation in Pharmaceutical and Biologics Manufacturing

Posted in Life Sciences, Regulatory Compliance on Monday, August 13th, 2018. No comments yet
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In a U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s FDA Voice blog post, FDA Budget Matters: Investing in Advanced Domestic Manufacturing, FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb opened noting: Advanced manufacturing, which includes various technologies, such as continuous manufacturing and 3D printing, holds great promise for improving the American market for drugs and biologicals. Emerson’s Ron Rossbach shared […]

IIoT in the Life Sciences Industry

Posted in Industrial IOT, Life Sciences on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018. One comment so far
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When it comes to benefitting from new technologies, pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers often feel constrained from implementing changes due to possible revalidation regulatory requirements. In this short 1:52 video, Industry 4.0 in Life Sciences, Emerson’s John Nita explains how technologies such as Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies have actually been around longer than the […]