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  • When it comes to milling, ultimate particle size is a key parameter that affects quality. Of course, the point of milling is most often to achieve particle size reduction. Typically, process engineers hope to achieve a carefully selected target particle size range. In general, the tighter the...
  • The Indian pharmaceutical industry is expected to experience remarkably robust growth in 2017, and there are few signs that this white-hot trend will not slow any time soon. A combination of strong domestic sales growth, exports of generic APIs, Indian pharmaceutical acquisitions, and increases in...
  • Ensuring the uniformity of powder blends is of paramount importance for the successful production of safe, effective, USP 905-compliant pharmaceuticals. Particle size reduction has long been a focus for process engineers, as smaller particles typically offer certain advantages in terms of key...
  • Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP) guidelines represent a framework implemented by the United States Food and Drug Administration to ensure that prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications are invariably safe and effective. As such, CGMPs provide important protections for consumers...
  • New drug development is a long, arduous process. From concept to pharmacy shelf, many complicated steps are involved in identifying, developing and incorporating a new active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) into a suitable dosage form. This must then be optimized — and thoroughly tested — for...