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Unicep Packaging: Quick Turn Prototype Service

Tue, 2019-04-02 15:28
Single-use, custom-designed packaging from concept to market is available in as few as eight weeks.

ChargePoint Technology: Powder Transfer Single Use Package

Tue, 2019-04-02 11:30
Together, the ChargePoint SUP and ChargeBag PE-S form a high performance, single use package for the contained and sterile transfer of pharmaceutical powders between manufacturing process steps or even facilities.

FDA Approves New MS Treatment

Tue, 2019-04-02 11:00
The FDA just gave the green light to a new treatment for multiple sclerosis that decreases the number of patient relapses.

Insuring for Cyber-Threats: The Ransom Can Be Minor Compared to Potential Downtime

Mon, 2019-04-01 13:41
The risk is real, and small to midsize manufacturers are increasingly the target. Insurers AHT and Coalition discuss what to expect from a ransomware attack, and how to defend yourself against one.

More Momentum for Male Birth Control

Mon, 2019-04-01 11:00
The newest form of male birth control just passed safety and tolerability tests when used daily for a month.

Nephron Pharmaceuticals Implements Kit Check for Serialization of Prefilled Syringes

Mon, 2019-04-01 03:28
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tags are embedded on all prefilled syringe products at the Nephron 503B Outsourcing Facility.

Canada Approves First Marijuana Medical Device

Fri, 2019-03-29 11:00
Health Canada has approved Resolve Digital’s smart vaporizer for a Medical Device License for cannabis use.

Body Surrogate Robots are a Must-Have This Season

Thu, 2019-03-28 11:00
A team at Georgia Tech has developed an assistive robot that acts as a body surrogate for people with severe motor impairments.

There’s a Pill That Makes Your Blood Lethal to Mosquitos

Wed, 2019-03-27 11:00
Ivermectin is a drug that kills mosquitos after they bite, and it’s being used to control the spread of malaria.

DSCSA Focus Shifts to Wholesaler/Distributors

Wed, 2019-03-27 06:21
Healthcare Packaging looks at the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), circa 2019, in this exclusive interview with Peter Sturtevant, Senior Director, Industry Engagement—Pharmaceuticals, GS1 US.

WakeMed Hospital Partners with UPS, Matternet to Transport Medical Samples Via Drone

Tue, 2019-03-26 15:07
Groundbreaking logistics program delivers medical samples via Matternet’s unmanned drone platform at the WakeMed hospital and campus in Raleigh, NC.

SpotSee: Expanded Temperature-Monitoring Product Line

Tue, 2019-03-26 11:42
Cold Chain Complete is a combination of two temperature indicators that alert users to exposure of unacceptably high or low temperatures.

Ex-DEA Official Now Works for OxyContin Maker

Tue, 2019-03-26 11:00
A former senior DEA official who testified on the government’s attempt to curb the opioid epidemic is now a paid advisor for Purdue Pharma.

Nonprofit Targets Drug Shortages with a New Approach

Tue, 2019-03-26 03:00
Generics drugs face shortages for a variety of economic and management reasons. A group of health systems has banded together to ensure continuous supply for patients and aims to be the "conscience" of the market.

Now There’s a Drug for Postpartum Depression

Mon, 2019-03-25 11:00
The FDA just approved the first drug to treat postpartum depression, but it requires a stay in a medical center.

Supply Chain Security 101

Mon, 2019-03-25 10:00
Protecting your people, products, intellectual property and your firm’s reputation, has become a white collar profession.

AMA Asks Tech Companies to Stop Perpetuating Vaccine Misinformation

Fri, 2019-03-22 11:00
The American Medical Association is reaching out to social media platforms for help in stopping the anti-vax movement.

Serialization Responsibilities Spread Across a Diversity of Job Functions

Fri, 2019-03-22 10:07
Part Two of a Special Report on serialization demonstrates the wide range of job duties tasked with the responsibility of meeting this mandate.

Exhibit sales open for Healthcare Packaging EXPO and PACK EXPO International 2020

Fri, 2019-03-22 08:40
Where Your Business Takes Center Stage

4 Things Hospitals Consider When Buying Medical Devices

Thu, 2019-03-21 11:00
Adopting new medical devices into a facility is a big decision; here’s what hospitals look for during the process.