Discover our new brochure explaining what the MEDICRIME Convention is and how it works to fight the falsification of medical products and similar crimes, thus protecting public health.
The EDQM will hold an international symposium on 10-11 October 2017 in Strasbourg (France) to present and discuss recent achievements, as well as future perspectives, of the Ph. Eur. in the microbiology field.
The EDQM has issued a guidance document which will allow Blood Establishments’ (BEs) laboratories to identify causes for non-satisfactory results in Blood Proficiency Testing Schemes (B-PTS) studies. These studies (six are run per year by the EDQM), based on inter-laboratory comparisons, are a form of external assessment of the testing capability of BEs’ laboratories across Europe, which allows...
The EDQM has just published its 2016 Annual Report. The report is an opportunity to review the different activities of the past year and reflect on what the EDQM accomplished and developed.
The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe has adopted Resolution CM/Res(2017) on principles for the selection, evaluation, donation and follow-up of the non-resident living organ donors.
The European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) Commission adopted 9 new monographs at its 158th Session, which took place in Strasbourg on 20 June 2017.
The latest monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Department (DCEP) is now available.
2017 meeting of Official Medicines Control Laboratories (OMCLs) emphasised work sharing and information exchange for the benefit of public health
Download the document "Update on Communicating Chemical Hazards Related to Reference Standards".
STILL TIME TO REGISTER ! Do not miss this opportunity to expand your knowledge and familiarise yourself with the work and procedures of the European Pharmacopoeia.
Supplements 9.1 to 9.5 of the European Pharmacopoeia are now available to order on the EDQM store. These supplements, which are expected to be ready for dispatch during June, contain all the regulatory information that will come into force in the course of 2018
The European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) Commission has launched a public consultation on its proposal to include in its texts 4 plasticisers that can be added to PVC (poly(vinyl chloride)) for manufacturing blood containers and sets for blood transfusions.
This 19th Edition of the Guide to the preparation, use and quality assurance of blood components was elaborated by a dedicated ad hoc working group of experts nominated by the European Committee (Partial Agreement) on Blood Transfusion.
Users of CEPs are invited to provide comments on draft monographs published in Pharmeuropa 29.2 before 30 June 2017.
On 24 January 2017, the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Moldova to the Council of Europe handed to Mr Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe, the instrument of accession to the Convention on the Elaboration of a European Pharmacopoeia [European Treaty Series n° 050], as amended by the Protocol of 16 November 1989.