Sterile Manufacturing Future Trends and Challenges

Senior Consultant Igor Gorsky Published by Contract Pharma

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Senior Consultant Igor Gorsky has been published by Contract Pharma. Gorsky’s article, “Sterile Manufacturing Future Trends and Challenges” addresses the biotechnology market’s unprecedented growth and the need for contract manufacturers to update their facilities with new technologies that increase efficiency and compliance. “Sterile product manufacturing facilities are aging,” Gorsky commented. “While some firms are keeping… Read more »

A Line-Of-Sight Approach To Continued Process Verification Planning

ValSource Senior Director Mike Long Contributes Expertise—BioProcess Online

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Mike Long, Senior Director of Consulting Services, is a recent contributor to BioProcess Online. Long’s article, “A Line-Of-Sight Approach To Continued Process Verification Planning” addresses the importance of planning for continued process verification (CPV) at the onset of product development. This occurs only when one understands important product and process attributes that must be monitored… Read more »

Five Keys To Aseptic Processing Improvement & Efficiency

ValSource’s Hal Baseman Published by Pharmaceutical Online

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Chief Operating Officer Hal Baseman is recently published by Pharmaceutical Online. Baseman’s article, “Five Keys to Aseptic Processing Improvement & Efficiency” explores, in the context of recent compliance trends, five guiding and linked principles for aseptic process improvement and efficiency in sterile health care products. “Our objective should always be to modernize and improve aseptic… Read more »

A Lifecycle Approach to Knowledge Excellence in the Biopharmaceutical Industry

ValSource’s Chris Smalley Contributes Expertise

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Compounding Pharmacy Consultant Christopher J. Smalley is a contributor to the book, A Lifecycle Approach to Knowledge Excellence in the Biopharmaceutical Industry. The book addresses the rapidly emerging field of Knowledge Management in the pharmaceutical, medical devices and medical diagnostics industries. In particular, it explores the role that Knowledge Management can play in ensuring the delivery… Read more »

Pinpointing Supply Chain Risk Through Line-Of-Sight Shipping Validation

ValSource’s Chris Hanff Published by Pharmaceutical Online

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Senior Validation and Risk Consultant Christopher M. Hanff has been published by Pharmaceutical Online. Pharmaceutical Online provides the pharmaceutical manufacturing and packaging industry with exclusive and actionable information to help industry members tackle the challenge of bringing life-saving and life-improving therapies to market. Hanff’s article, “Pinpointing Supply Chain Risk Through Line-Of-Sight Shipping Validation” addresses how shipping… Read more »

Translate Your Knowledge into Reliability

ValSource’s Chris Hanff Published by PDA Letter

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ValSource Senior Validation and Risk Consultant Christopher M. Hanff has been published by The PDA Letter. The Letter is the Parenteral Drug Administration’s membership magazine covering the science, technology, and regulation behind the manufacturing of sterile injectables.  Hanff’s article, “Translate Your Knowledge into Reliability,” sets a foundational understanding of knowledge management and focuses on opportunities for meaningful,… Read more »

Senior Director Fred Hammonds Joins ValSource

Leads Construction and Site Safety Services Department

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ValSource today announced Fred Hammonds has joined as a Senior Director. Hammonds brings more than 30 years experience in the safety field. He now leads ValSource’s Construction and Site Safety Services department. Under Hammonds’ leadership, ValSource’s Safety Solutions Group acts proactively to secure worksites, schedule field audits and train and resource qualified safety professionals at its clients’ facilities worldwide…. Read more »

Survival and susceptibility of Burkholderia cepacia complex in chlorhexidine gluconate and benzalkonium chloride.

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Kim, Ahn, LiPuma, Hussong, and Cerniglia. 2015. Survival and susceptibility of Burkholderia cepacia complex in chlorhexidine gluconate and benzalkonium chloride. Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology. Date: 21 Mar 2015 (online) http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10295-015-1605-x Abstract The Burkholderia cepacia complex (BCC) includes opportunistic pathogenic bacteria that have occasionally been recovered from various pharmaceutical products, including antiseptics and disinfectants. Plausible reasons for the contamination… Read more »

ValSource Undergoes Corporate Rebrand

Defines Mission & Vision, Sets Stage for Logical Evolution

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ValSource, LLC, today announced, after an extensive strategic branding exercise, the company recently underwent the first significant rebrand in its nearly 20-year history. The rebrand centers on the tagline and brand theme: Validation. Delivered. The rebrand was motivated by ValSource’s desire to distinguish its elite validation services and better reflect its singular focus on returning validation to… Read more »