25 February 2015

A new strategy for Ph. Eur. General Methods: Ph.Eur. Commission established a new Working Party

During its 150th session, the Ph. Eur. Commission appointed the Chair and members of a specific Working Party (WP) to elaborate a new strategy for general methods. In order to stay...

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25 February 2015

New Indian state of Telangana – impact on CEPs

The creation of the new Indian state of Telangana on the 2nd of June 2014 has an impact for CEPs and applications for CEPs (new and revision).


Many of the addresses mentioned on CEPs and in CEP applications which are currently...

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20 February 2015

Council of Europe publishes new guide on Umbilical Cord Blood Banking for soon-to-be parents

Did you know ? The collection and storage of umbilical cord blood when a baby is born is becoming increasingly common. Indeed, the cells contained in the umbilical cord blood have...

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16 February 2015

Certification Monthly Report of Activities

The last monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Division (DCEP) is now available: January 2015 Certification Monthly Report

13 February 2015

New provisions for the invoicing of inspection expenses

From the 1st March 2015, invoicing of inspection costs will be done according to the following document : "Inspection fees and travel costs charged to companies inspected by EDQM (PA/PH/CEP (12) 28 1R)"

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12 February 2015
Accessibility to suitable and age-appropriate unlicensed medicines for children: the “PaedForm” project

For a number of years, the lack of a sufficient number of medicines developed and authorised for use in the paediatric population has been widely acknowledged. This is why...

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12 February 2015

Join the European Pharmacopoeia Webinar on « Biologicals of the twenty-PhEur-st century »!

On Thursday 19 March 2015, the EDQM is organising a webinar on the activities and plans of the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) in the field of biologicals. Don’t miss the opportunity...

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14 January 2015
PhEur 8th Edition: 3 monographs will be suppressed on 1 January 2016

The European Pharmacopoeia Commission adopted the recommendation and has set 1 January 2016 as the date on which the monographs on Clostridium novyi alpha antitoxin for veterinary use (0339), Clostridium...

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