Manufacturing and packaging are high-interest areas in pharmaceuticals because these processes can adjust a product’s safety, business success and profit margin. With differences between some pharmaceutical products a matter of branding or marketing, the packaging of pharmaceuticals can be an important consideration in the product. Unique products such as biopharmaceuticals require special packaging. This group of market reports delivers insights into market analysis, competitive moves, trends, forecasting and benchmarking. Reports on biopharmaceutical production, vaccine production, early toxicology, cell culture and other markets can be found in this section.
2008 has seen no decrease in the opportunities available for outsourcing drug discovery, for a number of reasons. New technologies increase the number of targets and accelerate the identification of active compounds. There is increasing pressure to develop new lead compounds due to the near-term loss of patent protection for many drug product. And there […]
Over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are well situated to capitalize on worldwide economic conditions. Customers in the US and in the world under time constraints and tight budgets prefer OTC and are opting to self-medicate where possible. Developing and petro-rich nations are pushing world demand for pharmaceuticals. Pharmacists are favoring OTCs, and are a driving force behind […]
Lagging FDA approvals led to a brief absence of Rx to OTC switches in the pharmaceutical marketplace, but 2006 and 2007 saw a number of switches, and Kalorama Information believes this product management tactic will continue to be aggressively utilized as companies seek ways to extend revenue life. Kalorama Information’s The Return of the Rx […]
Pharmaceutical manufacturers are utilizing new RIFD technologies to deal with multiple challenges they face in the manufacturing process. This Kalorama Information report discussions the solutions available, and covers the opportunities available to technology companies to provide services to this sector. Full coverage of the market for RFID technologies in pharmaceutical manufacturing operations is provided, including. […]
Pharmaceutical excipients are substances, other than the pharmacologically active drug or prodrug, which are included in the manufacturing process or are contained in the finished pharmaceutical product dosage form. Excipients provide enhanced functionality to the pharmaceuticals, aid the innovations in the drug development and help improve patent life as well. Excipients make the products more […]
This report is focused on two expanding pharmaceutical outsourcing markets, contract manufacturing and contract sales and marketing. Both markets represent excellent post launch outsourcing opportunities for companies competing in this fast growing pharmaceutical outsourcing sector. The report contains vital market statistics on three main segments of pharmaceutical contract manufacturing: Biopharmaceutical manufacturing, including monoclonal antibodies (MAbs), […]
With the mapping of the human genome and the concomitant explosion of proteomics, a steady stream of biopharmaceuticals have been launched—recombinant therapeutic proteins, monoclonal antibody-based products used for therapeutic or in vivo diagnostic purposes, and nucleic acid-based products. As the rate of regulatory approval for biopharmaceuticals increases, the number of products reaching the market will […]
After decades of sustained growth and profitability, the pharmaceutical industry has been positioned as one of the few recession proof industries based on its performance through multiple economical cycles. In recent years, there have been visible strains in the pharmaceutical business. With a downturn in fortunes, many pharmaceutical companies are searching for business solutions to […]
The cost of drug development has soared during the past ten years compelling pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to look for new, smarter ways of conducting clinical research. Driven by mounting market pressures, companies are increasingly implementing outsourcing strategies to increase revenues through faster drug development. By decreasing their in-house facilities and staff, and outsourcing more […]
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