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Textured breast implants have been banned in European countries due to concern they cause cancer, but why won’t the FDA follow suit?
Gilead will give free Truvada pills to 200,000 uninsured patients to help prevent the spread of HIV, but the timing of the announcement is suspect.
As soon as this summer, pharmaceutical companies will be required to disclose prescription drug prices in television commercials.
Industrial robots are often connected using a wired system because current conventional wireless speeds cannot support the level of speed needed for large scale cloud computing. A 5G infrastructure that carries more wireless data at much faster speeds could change that.
An all-too-familiar issue for manufacturers of small pharmaceutical products and medical devices affects cannabis producers' consumer communication.
Google’s artificial intelligence can allegedly identify lung cancer a year before a human doctor can.
Claims to alter one’s appearance are OK, but cosmetics that claim effect on structure or function the body are, legally, drugs.
Designed for military units, the lightweight Golden Hour One holds a single unit of whole blood and maintains temperature for 18 hours under extreme conditions without external energy.
Sometimes a simple concept can help to improve time, efficiency and cost in the supply chain warehouse environment.
Two Insys Therapeutics salesmen created a distasteful rap video to promote sales of Subsys, the drug company’s opioid product.
AVionics is designed to utilize data collected for serialization compliance to help improve production practices. The system monitors real-time production status, instant and accumulated speed, overall equipment efficiency and camera performance.
A robust risk assessment and raw material control prove labor-intensive but invaluable for a gene therapy company’s supply chain.
U.S. drug regulators have applied a strict new warning for sleeping pills in hopes of preventing dangerous behavior.
Supply chain theft is estimated at $35-40 billion per year in the US, and today’s threats to the commercial supply chain are different than those of the past. Logistics companies are perfect targets, and those that aren’t aware of the changes are more likely to fall prey.
The founder and four executives of Insys Therapeutics were convicted of bribing doctors to prescribe addictive painkillers.
A new study from PMMI Business Intelligence reveals growth in use of robots throughout packaging but the demands of e-commerce fulfillment are revolutionizing end of line packaging operations, in particular.
With help from the Vaccine Alliance, Ghana just launched a drone network that will serve up to 12 million people.
From 2016-2018 the Mayo Clinic implemented a new data management program called Supply Plus. Supply Plus was the solution to an evolving (and sometime inefficient) supply chain, and the inherent issues associated with a data-intensive management system that was located across several states.
When upgrading their packaging for CA compliance, the company found tamper-evident stickers and child-resistant boxes and cartons that maintain the botanical aesthetic.
The containers are designed to remain durable after freezing at -86°C for global shipping of biopharmaceutical intermediates.