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Products and Services | News | 15 December 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The 9.5 supplement of European Pharmacopoeia is now available and will be applicable in 38 European countries as from 01 July 2018.
European Pharmacopoeia / Monograph | News | 14 December 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) Commission has achieved an important milestone in the field of biotherapeutic products at its 159th Session, held in Strasbourg on 21-22 November 2017, with the adoption of the monograph for Infliximab concentrated solution (2928).
European Pharmacopoeia / Animal testing | News | 08 December 2017 | Strasbourg, France
During its 159th plenary session, held in Strasbourg on 21-22 November 2017, the European Pharmacopoeia Commission endorsed the complete suppression of the test for abnormal toxicity from the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.).
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Procedure of certification (general) | News | 07 December 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The latest monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Department (DCEP) is now available.
European Pharmacopoeia / Ph. Eur. Commission | News | 07 December 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM wishes to inform stakeholders that the monograph for Etanercept (2895) will be published in the Supplement 9.5 of the European Pharmacopoeia and will become effective on 1 July 2018.
European Pharmacopoeia / Ph. Eur. Commission | News | 28 November 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) Commission adopted 11 new monographs at its 159th Session, which took place in Strasbourg on 21-22 November 2017.
European Pharmacopoeia / General text/chapter | News | 24 November 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) Commission is consulting its stakeholders on the new version of this major general method which has undergone extensive revision.
Transplantation / Organ trafficking | News | 07 November 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The Council of Europe Convention against Trafficking in Human Organs will come into force after ratification by Malta on 07 November 2017. This is the fifth ratification, following those of Albania, Norway, the Republic of Moldova and the Czech Republic, and it triggers the Convention’s entry into force. These five ratifying member states will be bound by the Convention as of 01 March 2018.
Products and Services | News | 07 November 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM will be closed from 22 December until 2 January 2018. Please find here the deadlines for placing orders to be dispatched in 2017.
Pharmaceutical care / Indicators for the quality | News | 03 November 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM has just published the final report of its Pharmaceutical Care Quality Indicators Project.
Consumer Health protection / Cosmetics / Tattoo | News | 02 November 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) today issued a compendium of the scientific information currently available on the potential toxicity of intradermal inks.
European Pharmacopoeia / Pharmacopoeial discussion group (PDG) | News | 26 October 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The meeting of the Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group (PDG) [European Pharmacopoeia (Ph.Eur.), Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP), and the United States Pharmacopoeia (USP)] was hosted by USP in Rockville, Maryland, U.S.A., September 12-13 2017.
Transfusion / Blood Quality Management system (B-QM) | News | 26 October 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM has cast a light on the importance of supporting Blood Establishments (BEs) in implementing Quality Management (QM) elements such as risk management, change control and validation/qualification, as well as of delineating their practical implementation.
European Pharmacopoeia / Alternative method | News | 20 October 2017 | Strasbourg, France
Microbiological control symposium: consensus on readiness of new methods emerges A symposium on microbiology in the pharmaceutical sector was the opportunity for the EDQM to gather feedback from users of the European Pharmacopoeia on alternative testing methods for microbiological control and sterilisation processes.
Certification of suitability (CEP) | News | 12 October 2017 | Strasbourg, France
Users of CEPs are invited to provide comments on draft monographs published in Pharmeuropa 29.4 before 31 December 2017.