What is the difference between a biotechnology company and a pharmaceutical company? #valeo #pharma

Posted On May 19 2017 by

#biotechnology company # What is the difference between a biotechnology company and a pharmaceutical company? While biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies both produce medicine, biotechnology companies’ medicines have a biological basis, and pharmaceutical companies’ medicines have a chemical basis. Biotechnology companies use live organisms or their products, such as bacteria or enzymes, to manufacture their drugs. Conversely, pharmaceutical companies use only chemical – and generally artificial – materials to create drugs. Biotechnology also has more applications than pharmaceutical companies. For example, biotechnology companies have developed versions of crops without specific food allergens, crops that require fewer pesticides and crops with a …


Pharmaceutical Sales FAQ: Is it good to work for a contract company? #shire #pharma

Posted On May 17 2017 by

#contract pharmaceutical companies # Q:Should I accept a contract sales position if my real goal is to work directly for a drug company?A: That’s a matter of personal choice. Contract reps are highly regarded, although the pay and prestige level may not be as high at first. Working as a contract rep could be a great transition into your job of choice. Contract reps that are good workers have the perfect opportunity to network their way into their dream-job. They can wait and choose the perfect territory rather than grab the first opening that comes up like you and me. …


What is Health IT (health information technology)? Definition from #manufacturing #pharmaceutical #companies

Posted On May 16 2017 by

#health it companies # Health IT (health information technology) Health IT (health information technology) is the area of IT involving the design, development, creation, use and maintenance of information systems for the healthcare industry. Automated and interoperable healthcare information systems are expected to improve medical care, lower costs, increase efficiency, reduce error and improve patient satisfaction, while also optimizing reimbursement for ambulatory and inpatient healthcare providers. Download this free guide Free Guide: Wearables Raise Healthcare Data Security Questions Is the information collected by Fitbits and Apple Watches covered by HIPAA regulations? Only sometimes. Find out more about what’s covered – …


Roche – Sustainability is a combined responsibility #pharmaceutical #sector

Posted On May 15 2017 by

#pharmaceutical manufacturing process # Sustainability is a combined responsibility Managing our supply chain Our manufacturing, procurement and logistics functions provide more than 100 medicines, over 140 diagnostics instruments and over 2,600 different tests to patients, laboratories and healthcare professionals worldwide. Whether we are developing an innovative medicine or manufacturing a new diagnostic device, we integrate sustainable thinking and practices throughout our supply chain. The goal is to respond quickly to market developments and ensure reliable product supplies, while reducing our environmental footprint and ensuring high social standards. We seek to build a resilient supply chain by adhering to best practices, …


Even for busy doctors, nothing is as good as a rep – for getting pharma info #pharma #jobs #india

Posted On May 15 2017 by

#pharma info # Even for busy doctors, nothing is as good as a rep for getting pharma info If you’re a pharma sales rep, chances are, you’re walking through a fog of existential angst. If you’re not questioning your existence, worrying that you’ll be laid off, or wondering whether the doctors in your territory will stop seeing reps, you know other reps who are. All the surveys and studies–doctors like seeing reps, doctors prefer to read, doctors are unduly influenced, doctors aren’t, e-detailing will or won’t replace reps–probably don’t help, either. But you’ve probably been around long enough to have …


URL Pharma – s $800 million deal is all about gout #elite #pharma

Posted On May 14 2017 by

#url pharma # URL Pharma s $800 million deal is all about gout Mike Armstrong Some think this is the classic Philadelphia story: Club boxer gets his shot at the heavyweight title and shocks the world. To me, the classic Philadelphia story is: Businessman starts a company. Son takes over and sends it to new heights. No, I m not referring to Comcast Corp. founded in 1963 by Ralph J. Roberts and now led by his son, Brian L. Roberts, who oversaw the transactions that turned it into a media giant. Today, I m talking about a different Roberts family, …


The Future of the Pharmaceutical Industry is in Emerging Markets – Pharmaceutical Compliance Monitor #med #pharma

Posted On May 14 2017 by

#future of pharmaceutical industry # The Future of the Pharmaceutical Industry is in Emerging Markets When growth at home slows, smart companies expand abroad. Stagnation suffocates a company’s growth, so when profits start to level out after years of growth, smart companies immediately begin to scour the globe for new sources of revenue to move their organizations back into a more profitable position. For the pharmaceutical industry, expanding into emerging markets is inevitable and will prove to be a critical step in the industry’s evolution, despite initial growing pains. Let’s take a step back and look at the commonly accepted …


India – s Pharmaceutical industry is on a good growth path, but will have to watch out for the regulatory interventions #pharmaceutical #industry

Posted On May 14 2017 by

#future of pharmaceutical industry # India’s Pharmaceutical industry is on a good growth path, but will have to watch out for the regulatory interventions The Indian pharma industry is on a good growth path and is likely to be in the top 10 global markets in value term by 2020. according to the PwC – CII report titled “India Pharma Inc: Gearing up for the next level of growth”. High burden of disease, good economic growth leading to higher disposable incomes, improvements in healthcare infrastructure and improved healthcare financing are driving growth in the domestic market, the report highlighted. The …


How Smart is Your Factory? #pharmaceutical #careers

Posted On May 3 2017 by

#www.pharma-smart.com # Pharma Manufacturing How Smart is Your Factory? Much has been discussed about Smart Manufacturing, or the use of the Industrial Internet of Things in manufacturing environments. But it seems everyone has a different opinion of what that actually means. In this post, I want to make an attempt at defining what a Smart Factory is. As I see it, there are five components to a Smart Factory, and all five must be met to some degree before a production operation can be considered truly smart. If you want to rate how smart your factory is, read the descriptions …


What Is Contract Manufacturing? Definition & Explanation – Video & Lesson Transcript #leo #pharma

Posted On May 3 2017 by

#contract manufacturing # What Is Contract Manufacturing? – Definition & Explanation Contract manufacturing is a popular type of outsourcing used by many U.S. companies. In this lesson, you’ll learn what contract manufacturing is and some of its key concepts. Contract Manufacturing Defined Contract manufacturing is the outsourcing of part of the manufacturing process of a product to a third-party. More specifically, contract manufacturing is an outsourcing of certain production activities that were previously performed by the manufacturer to a third-party. A company may outsource the manufacture of certain components for the product or outsource the assembly of the product. Nowadays, …