In the modern pharmaceutical industry, high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) is the major and integral analytical tool applied in all stages of drug discovery, development, and production. The development of new chemical entities (NCEs) is comprised of two major activities: drug discovery and drug development. The goal of the drug discovery program is to investigate a plethora of compounds employing fast screening approaches, leading to generation of lead compounds and then narrowing the selection through targeted synthesis and selective screening (lead optimization).
The most widely used analytical separation technique for the qualitative and quantitative determination of chemical mixtures in solution in the pharmaceutical industry is high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC). However, conventional detectors used to monitor the separation, such as UV, refractive index, ﬂuorescence, and radioactive detectors, provide limited information on the molecular structure of the components of the mixture. Mass spectrometry (MS) and nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) are the primary analytical techniques that provide structural information on the analytes.
The organisation of sewers and systems is closely related to the different types of industry and, as a result, a whole array of configurations exist. In all cases, it is essential to avoid unnecessary dilution during treatment.
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Th e ste el industry is one of man y major wo rl d industries exte nsively
restructured in th is era of globalizatio n. The Global Restructuring of the
Steel Indu stry explains how and why th e steel ind ustry has shifted from
advanced ca pita list countries to late ind ustria lizing countries.
Drawing upon case studies of th e steel industr y in th e US, Japan, South
Korea, Brazil and India, Anthony P.D'Costa examines the relationship between
industri al cha nge and institutional responses to techn ological diffusion....
industrialisation strategies adopted and economic policies followed have shown
great differences before and after 1980. An import substitution policy had been
implemented until 1980. However, after 1980, significant progress has been made
towards establishing the principles and fundamentals of a market economy through
the introduction of export-oriented industrialisation.
These reforms made significant contribution to the dynamism of the private sector
and improved the adaptability of Turkish economy to internal and external impacts.
In August 1976 the Committee on Technology and International Economic
and Trade Issues examined a number of technological issues and their
relationship to the potential entrepreneurial vitality of the U.S. economy. The
committee was concerned with:
• Technology and its effect on trade between the United States and other
countries of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and
• Relationships between technological innovation and U.S. productivity
and competitiveness in world trade; impacts of technology and trade on
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trends—demographic, economic, corporate—is an even less attractive option. Understanding the long-term future is vital in ensuring that strategies are sustainable, that opportunities are identified at an early stage and that challenges are addressed beforethey become insurmountable.
This report assesses likely changes to the global economy, to eight major industries and to corporate structures between now and 2020. Our research drew on three main initiatives....
Environmental managers, engineers, and scientists who have had experience with industrial and
hazardous waste management problems have noted the need for a handbook that is comprehensive
in its scope, directly applicable to daily waste management problems of specific
industries, and widely acceptable by practicing environmental professionals and educators.
The detection of pharmaceutical residues remained elusive until instruments such as liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry became commonplace in environmental laboratories. The documentation of the occurrence of pharmaceutical residues and endocrine disrupting chemicals in water resources has raused questions about their long-term effects in the ecosystem and their potential effects on human health.
Environmental managers, engineers, and scientists who have had experience with hazardous
industrial waste problems have noted the need for a book that is comprehensive in its scope,
directly applicable to daily hazardous industrial waste treatment, and widely acceptable by
practicing environmental professionals and educators
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industry waste management problems have noted the need for a book that is comprehensive in its
scope, directly applicable to daily waste management problems of the industry, and widely
acceptable by practicing environmental professionals and educators.
There is increasing political and environmental pressure on industry to clean up the water which it uses in many processes, and to re-use this water where possible. This cleaning is done using specially-developed industrial membranes and this book covers the types and design of membranes, how they work and in which industries they are used. Special attention is paid to the textile, food/ beverage, pharmaceutical, oil and pulp and paper industries where such membranes are in regular use.
The art of compliance is a craft much like that of a carpenter who learns to
work with various kinds of wood and designs. Ours is an industry wrought
with differences. While the regulations that govern FDA-regulated industries
are proscribed, how the regulations are interpreted and applied really
depends on experience and how well one has mastered the craft of compliance.
There are no proscribed procedures, but there are guideposts common
to all FDA-regulated industries, whether a firm manufactures medical
devices, pharmaceuticals, or biological products....
Recent advances in mass spectrometry have rendered it an attractive and versatile tool in industrial and academic research laboratories. As a part of this rapid growth, a considerable body of literature has been devoted to the application of mass spectrometry in clinical studies. In concert with separation techniques such as liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry allows the rapid characterization and quantitative determination of a large array of molecules in complex mixtures.
This chapter contains a comprehensive listing of research papers, reviews, book chapters and theses covering the subject of pharmaceutical film coating. Coating is a very extensive subject and so this bibliography is restricted to those publications of direct pharmaceutical relevance or authorship. Nonpharmaceutical polymer science or coating processes of other industries are not included. While the listing is extensive, it is by no means exhaustive. Indeed, the author would welcome notification of any missing articles in order that this work can be included in the next edition.
I am grateful for the support of Dr Brian Hindley and Dr Razeen Sally, of the
London School of Economics, whose guidance, encouragement and wisdom
were always available to me.
I wish to thank the intellectual property directors of pharmaceutical companies
and associations and the various government officials who openly and candidly
provided me with information regarding the realities of intellectual property
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Although the technologies on chiral/enantiomer separation and stereoselective analysis
have matured in the past ca. 20 years, the development of new, even more advanced
chiral separation materials, mechanisms and methods still belong to the more challenging
tasks in separation science and analytical chemistry. An analysis of recent
trends indicates that capillary electrophoresis (CE) can show real advantages over
chromatographic methods in ultratrace chiral determination of biologically active ionogenic
compounds in complex matrices, including mostly biological ones....