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  • Pharmaceutical Consultants Broaden the Scope

    … pharmaceutical consultants provide with respect to attitudes and the way people approach problems and solutions. Why is this important? Because the way we view a problem determines in large part whether or not we find a solution for said problem, and how effective it will be. On September 11, 2001, the unthinkable happened. Foreign terrorists attacked Americans on American soil, killing and maiming thousands. The terrorists, some of whom were living in this country and had been educated here, …

  • The Right Sequence for Lean Manufacturing Implementation

    … production in the outsourcing country. Is this really the best solution?  Wouldn’t it be better to apply lean manufacturing solutions, eliminate waste, continuously strive for more efficient production processes, and become more responsive to customer demand? Due to the compartmentalized nature of departments within the pharmaceutical industry there exists a separation between manufacturing and R&D – a separation that has had far-reaching consequences, the weight of which are …

  • Diabetes Trends Until 2025

    … rate.  The insulin market in Russia is expected to grow drastically due to the 20 million Russians that are presumed will become diabetic by 2025. China is currently the country with more diabetics, and it is expected to have over 71 million people with the illness by 2025; but India will soon top the list, and this is why many pharma companies in India have already launched insulin versions that are easy to use, in hopes of dominating the diabetes market in this country. Diabetes is very …

  • What the New Health Care Overhaul Means To You

    … on coverage and are  no longer able to cancel a policy And yet another new provision that will take effect in the upcoming year is the provision of prohibiting insurance companies to enable pre-existing condition policies when it comes to the coverage of children. While these reforms will be taking place immediately, the major bulk of the bill will take into effect as of 2014.  This is when new insurance marketplaces, or exchanges, will be set up in states all over the country to offer …

  • GMP Guidelines/Regulations in Stem Cell Research

    … will they really help to bring compliance to stem cell product manufacturing? Many of the world’s largest manufacturers in the pharmaceutical and medical product industry are legislated under the jurisdiction of cGMP guidelines.  The details of these guidelines vary from country to country, although each country follows the same basic principles.  GMP compliance is important because it assures the quality of medical products by governing and setting guidelines and restrictions over every …

  • Retirement of Mickey Flynn

    … Flynn has been a tireless advocate for our industry and an outstanding president of our association.  For more than 30 years, Mickey has been a leader in our community and most recently succeeded in making Pennsylvania Bio one of the largest and most effective trade associations in the country for our industry,” said Steven Nichtberger, M.D., Pennsylvania Bio chairman and president and CEO of Tengion, Inc. Flynn has grown the organization to more than 375 members in his four years as …

  • And the H1N1 Vaccine’s Surprises Keep Rolling

    … and November of 2009, when the vaccine was still performing at its maximum effectiveness.  At the moment of the announcement, the manufacturer still had in its possession 3000 doses affected by the withdrawal, but it is not clear how many are scattered around the country. This is not the first time lots of the H1N1 vaccine have been withdrawn.  Some weeks after MedImmune’s incident, Sanofi-Aventis withdrew 800,000 doses of the vaccine for children for the same reason; their effectiveness had …

  • The Global Vaccines Market, 2008-2023

    … The Global Vaccines Market report focuses on these aspects within the field of vaccines: –    Sales projections for vaccines by disease area, brand and country, including new therapeutic vaccines –    Analysis of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats in regards to the vaccine industry –    Expert opinion from key leaders in the field –    In-depth analysis of the vaccine pipeline –    Analysis of the prospects for therapeutic vaccines …

  • The 6 Crucial Principles in Pharmaceutical Leadership

    … this highly competitive, global market.  The easiest way to make this happen is to closely observe the customers from every country a company serves and to include this data in the leadership development program. 3.    Involve the line The leadership development design process must involve the people it is directed towards, in order to encourage ownership of the program and the results.  This will also help develop solutions to problems that arise due to differences between several …

  • Scenarios For Health Care Reform

    … reform on the way, the prescription drugs industry will be the first to get the axe, losing major pricing power, especially in the Medicare market.  While it is still up in the air whether a public option will pass, the pharmaceutical industry knows that a strong government controlled pricing plan spells big problems for the industry. Even though the pharmaceutical industry has reason to be concerned, according to some pharmaceutical sales consultants all over the country, health care reform is …

  • International Pharmaceutical Companies Make Global Impact on H1N1 Vaccine

    … information sharing. The vaccines are expected to be available by mid-October and approximately 45 million doses of the vaccine will be made available for the public. The FDA can’t take all the credit for developing these much-needed, life-saving H1N1 vaccines.  International pharmaceutical companies in Australia, Switzerland and France are valuable players in the development of the four vaccines. However, the United States isn’t the only country working hard to develop H1N1 influenza …