Industry Insights

  1. Six Trends Shaping Tomorrow's Clinical Trials
    7/2/2018

    Due to the continuous growth in drug development costs, there has never been a greater need for new and innovative ways to support the clinical trial supply chain. Explore key trends that are pushing the innovation envelope.

  2. How To Transfer Cell-based Potency Assays Into A GMP Environment And Maintain Performance
    1/22/2019

    Cell-based potency assays don’t travel well. Here’s how to make their trip more pleasant from a non-GMP lab to a GMP environment.

  3. How To Use QbD Software To Improve An Existing Identification Method
    11/15/2017

    What can you do when the identification method defined by the USP monograph does not provide clear guidance? The authors decided to improve the method with a Quality by Design (QbD) approach.

  4. 5 Qualifying Questions To Evaluate Solution Providers For Temperature-Controlled Shipping
    1/3/2019

    Life sciences companies with complex warehousing and shipping requirements have a lot of questions. Here are the questions to ask to identify a logistics vendor with the right competency.

  5. Decision Timeline: Considerations In Selecting An Outsourced Solution
    7/27/2017

    The traditional business model for in-house pharma manufacturing is nearly a thing of the past. More companies are turning to outsourcing to achieve flexibility and efficiency in a highly competitive market. 

  6. Cost And Impact Of A Bioburden Incident
    5/3/2017

    Manufacturing biologicals is tricky. A major concern is the risk of microbial contamination, jeopardizing product safety and causing high costs. But there are solutions for decreasing the risks.

  7. Driving Change of Implementing In-Line Conditioning
    2/1/2018

    The large buffer volumes required for biomanufacturing can be a bottleneck, especially when scaling up. Just-in-time buffer preparation can be the solution.

  8. Determining The Right Type Of Biomanufacturing Capacity
    6/8/2017

    In selecting a biomanufacturing platform, it's necessary to properly understand what the industry needs are and what aspects of the drug development and clinical pathway you intend to support with your new manufacturing capacity. Having a rigorous selection and assessment criteria will ensure you make the right decision.

  9. Enhanced Cold Chain Capabilities
    2/15/2018

    Along with proficient monitoring and tracking resources, Fisher Clinical Services optimizes every level of the cold chain process to ensure the security of clinical trial supplies.

  10. Are Today’s Processes Efficient Enough For The Future Of Vaccine And Viral Vector Production?
    3/8/2018

    By recognizing the limitations of today’s production processes, the industry may be able to overcome the challenges, complexity, and high cost of manufacturing vaccines and viral vector-based therapies.