This website uses cookies for improving and personalising our services and marketing.

Full information can be seen on our Privacy Policy.

Accept Cookies
Like Us!
Watch Us!
Follow Us!
Contact Us!

Providing enabling technologies to support you from Discovery to Delivery.

Esco Pharma News

News Application and Technology News

Application and Technology News
Track and Trace Compliance: "The Serialization Challenge"

Track and Trace Compliance: "The Serialization Challenge"

Last June 2017, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have released Draft Guidance regarding Product Identifier Requirements under the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA).


Biological Safety 101

Biological Safety 101

Biosafety is defined as the discipline which addresses the containment and safe handling of infectious microorganisms and hazardous biological materials.


RABS and Isolators: A Clash of Roles

RABS and Isolators: A Clash of Roles

The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) released the term 'Advanced Aseptic Processing (AAP)', which covers both the Restricted Access Barrier System (RABS) and the isolators, which aims to cater for product protection and containment during on-going manufacturing operations by separating operators from the process.


The Future: Radionanomedicine Trailblazes

The Future: Radionanomedicine Trailblazes

The new medicinal technology, radionanomedicine, is the simultaneous application of nuclear medicine with nanomedicine. This takes advantage of radiomedicine using trace technology, where minute amounts of materials are biologically distributed in vivo.


Sterility, Safety and Quality

Sterility, Safety and Quality

What do implants, vaccines, allergenic extracts, dialysis and ophthalmic solutions have in common? Sterility.


Contain, Don’t Feel, Don’t Let Them In!

Contain, Don’t Feel, Don’t Let Them In!

Biocontainment involves the provision of a physical containment to prevent the unintentional infection of a personnel. Harmful discharge into the immediate workplace is also lessened during scientific research or manufacturing processes.


Oral Solid Dosage Forms: Pharma’s Booming Treasure

Oral Solid Dosage Forms: Pharma’s Booming Treasure

Oral solid dosage forms (OSDs) are one of the most prevalent drug delivery systems. Its market reached an estimate of $24.5 billion dollars back in 2016 and continually grows as the era for personalized medicine emerges.


The Nutraceutical Potential

The Nutraceutical Potential

Nutraceuticals contain nutrients derived from food products which are then formulated into different kinds of dosage forms. The definition of these drugs depends on their source - from natural resources, chemical syntheses, and pharmacological conditions.