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By Global Communications

January 12, 2015

Diane Paskiet, Ph.D., Director of Scientific Affairs, will present “Biopharmaceutical Quality: Factoring Extractables into the Risk Equation” at Cambridge Health Insitute’s 14th Annual PepTalk 2015 conference on January 22-23, in San Diego, CA.  The program, which was co-developed by Thomas Egert, Research Scientist, Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH & Co. KG, will focus on risks to quality posed by materials that contact biologics during manufacturing, storage and those associated with the final packaging configurations can pose risks to quality.

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By Global Communications

September 30, 2014

West Pharmaceutical Services Brazil is pleased to host the VII Technical Symposium on October 28, 2014, at the Melia Hotel Jardim Europa in Sao Paulo, Brazil. 

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By Tibor Hlobik

March 05, 2014

Many of the top-selling biologic drug products will soon come off-patent. As a result, according to IMS, the biosimilar market is expected to reach between US$1.9-2.6 billion by 2015.

By Diane Paskiet & Diego Zurbriggen

February 01, 2012

West authors Diane Paskiet, Kim Miller, Laura Stubbs and Diego Zurbriggen contributed to several chapters in the new “Leachables and Extractables Handbook: Safety Evaluation, Qualification, and Best Practices Applied to Inhalation Drug Products” available from Wiley Scientific.