21 July 2014
The European Pharmacopeia Commission validates strategy regarding elemental impurities and upcoming ICH Q3D guideline

Following its last meeting in early June 2014, the ICH Steering Committee announced the plan to move their Guideline for elemental impurities (ICH Q3D), to Stage 4...

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18 July 2014
Blood Supply Management: the latest publications

On 1-2 October 2012, the TS003 working party of the European Committee (Partial Agreement) on Blood Transfusion organised a Symposium on Blood supply management at the EDQM premises. The main objective of this symposium was to share...

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11 July 2014

Workshop on characterisation of new clotting factor concentrates (FVIII, FIX): new report available

A workshop on Characterisation of new clotting factor concentrates (FVIII, FIX) with respect to potency assays used for labelling and testing of post infusion samples was held on...

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07 July 2014

Certification Monthly Report of Activities

The last monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Division (DCEP) is now available: June 2014 Certification Monthly Report

07 July 2014
Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group Achievements

The meeting of the Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group (PDG) [European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.), Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP), and the United States Pharmacopeia (USP)] was hosted by the USP in Rockville, Maryland, on 25-26 June...

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02 July 2014

EDQM celebrates 50th Anniversary of the European Pharmacopoeia with inauguration of an exhibition

To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the elaboration of a European Pharmacopoeia and the establishment of its secretariat, today known as the EDQM,...

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01 July 2014

Committee of the PACE reassert total ban on any form of commercialisation of human organs

On 24 June 2014, the Social Affairs Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) adopted a declaration prohibiting any form of commercialisation of human organs and...

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26 June 2014
149th Session of the European Pharmacopoeia Commission

During its 149th session, the European Pharmacopoeia Commission adopted six new texts for inclusion in the European Pharmacopoeia, and approved a new policy on how to express the requirements for bacterial
endotoxins in Ph. Eur....

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