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European Pharmacopoeia / Chemicals | News | 29 May 2017 | Strasbourg, France
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.
Products and Services | News | 23 May 2017 | Strasbourg, France
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
European Pharmacopoeia / General | News | 16 May 2017 | Strasbourg, France
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.
Products and Services | News | 04 May 2017 | Strasbourg, France
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.
European Pharmacopoeia | News | 24 April 2017 | Strasbourg, France
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.
Transfusion / Projects | News | 19 April 2017 | Strasbourg, France
On the occasion of World Haemophilia Day, the EDQM will provide a space for an event organised by the European Haemophilia Consortium (EHC) to address current challenges in the treatment of haemophilia. Representatives of patients’ associations, healthcare professionals and pharmaceutical industry will gather in Strasbourg to discuss the state of haemophilia care in Europe with the objective of...
European Pharmacopoeia / Standard Terms | Press release | 06 April 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) is consulting the public on three new texts, which for the first time in Europe, propose harmonised quality standards for Live Biotherapeutic Products (LBPs) used in human healthcare.
European Pharmacopoeia / Monograph | News | 03 April 2017 | Strasbourg, France
Pending completion of the review of the related substances test published in European Pharmacopoeia 9.0 by the group of experts, and to ensure a continuing supply of erythromycin ethylsuccinate active substance to the European markets, a revised monograph has been prepared and will be effective from 01 May 2017.
European Pharmacopoeia / Animal testing | News | 03 April 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The European Pharmacopoeia Commission is seeking public feedback on its proposal to remove the requirements for a test for abnormal toxicity from 49 monographs of the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.).
European Pharmacopoeia / Ph. Eur. Commission | News | 30 March 2017 | Strasbourg, France
The European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) Commission adopted 15 new monographs at its 157th Session, which took place in Strasbourg on 21-22 March.
European network of OMCLs / Counterfeit/illegal medicine | News | 29 March 2017 | Nicosia, Republic of Cyprus
The European network of Official Medicines Control Laboratories has highlighted how new analytical techniques will support national authorities, such as health government agencies, customs, police and courts, in the fight against falsified medicines. More than 95 participants from 27 countries, gathered in Nicosia on 28-29 March 2017.
European Pharmacopoeia / Monograph | News | 15 February 2017 | Strasbourg, France
During a seminar coorganised with the European Medicines Agency (EMA), the EDQM clarified further the role that Ph. Eur. monographs play in the assessment of biosimilars.
Transfusion / Blood Quality Management system (B-QM) | News | 26 October 2016 | Skopje, "the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia"
Recognising the need to support the South Eastern European region in further fostering the key elements of a Blood Quality Management System (B-QM), the EDQM’s B-QM Working Group has conducted a training on Quality Management to meet the needs of blood establishments.