30 October 2014
Changes in titles to come for the 9th Edition PhEur

The European Pharmacopoeia released the latest version of its ‘Style Guide’ in August this year. In this Guide, its new policy regarding monograph titles for hydrates was announced. The word ‘anhydrous’ will be deleted from the...

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28 October 2014
New policy for testing for bacterial endotoxins

The Ph. Eur. provides the requirements for testing for bacterial endotoxins (BET). However during the elaboration of a monograph, it is not always known whether compliance with the BET is needed or not. In June 2014, the Ph. Eur....

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27 October 2014
Coming soon – New Standard Terms database

A new version of the EDQM’s Standard Terms database will soon be launched online, with access available free of charge upon registration.


The database has undergone a major revision and reorganisation, allowing greater flexibility in...

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27 October 2014
EDQM 50th anniversary International Conference - Follow up

Several interactive workshops were organised during the conference to encourage discussion and debate on 10 specific themes: Experiences with European pharmacopoeia monographs and expectations for the future, QbD,...

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16 October 2014

50th Anniversary of the EDQM: Key outcomes from the international conference

Nearly 300 delegates and experts from 45 countries gathered in Strasbourg on 6-8 October 2014 to discuss current and future challenges to the quality of medicines.


In her address, Dr Susanne...

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08 October 2014

Certification Monthly Report of Activities

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

06 October 2014

WHO 4th International Meeting of World Pharmacopoeias

8-10 October 2014: The EDQM will host the World Health Organization’s fourth International Meeting of World Pharmacopoeias. The meeting will continue to explore how pharmacopoeial standards can be harmonised at a global...

Upcoming events

6-7 November 2014

CombiStats Training Session

Strasbourg, France

6-7 November 2014

Metals and alloys in contact with food

Ljubljana, Slovenia

18 November 2014

50th anniversary: Workshops for the media

Brussels, Belgium

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