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EDQM / All activities | News | 09 April 2020 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM’s core activities include the provision of documentary and physical (reference) standards to ensure the quality of medicines and their ingredients. Availability of and access for patients to quality medicines is more important than ever in the context of the current COVID-19 pandemic.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Procedure of certification (general) | News | 08 April 2020 | Strasbourg, France
The latest monthly activity report for the Certification of Substances Department (DCEP) is now available.
EDQM / All activities | News | 08 April 2020 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM will be closed starting Friday 10 April 2020, and will reopen on Tuesday 14 April 2020.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Procedure of certification (general) | Notification | 07 April 2020 | Strasbourg, France
Users of CEPs are invited to provide comments on draft monographs published in Pharmeuropa 32.2 before 30 June 2020. More information in document PA/PH/CEP (20) 17.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Nitrosamines | News | 27 March 2020 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM recognises that due to the impact of the global outbreak of COVID-19, many CEP holders are encountering significant challenges in completing the work within the timelines previously announced in the EDQM request to CEP holders to perform a risk evaluation of their chemically synthesised APIs with regards nitrosamine formation, published on the EDQM Website (EDQM request October 2019).
EDQM / All activities | News | 19 March 2020 | Strasbourg, France
Due to the measures implemented by the French government in its fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, the EDQM will, until further notice, only be able to answer queries through its Online HelpDesk. We will continue to do our utmost to provide you with the best possible service, but please note that there may still be delays in processing requests.
Certification of suitability (CEP) | News | 13 March 2020 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM would like to inform CEP holders of the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on activities related to the CEP procedure. With regards to sending CEPs, due to issues experienced in shipping/delivering CEPs in some zones considered at risk, the EDQM is contacting the relevant CEP holders in advance to confirm that delivery is possible or to propose alternatives when companies are closed.
EDQM / All activities | News | 04 March 2020 | Strasbourg, France
As every year, the EDQM is organising a number of events to connect people and share knowledge and expertise. Given the growing public health concerns around the COVID-19 outbreak, the EDQM may have to postpone some of its events or offer remote participation, as a measure to protect the health of speakers and participants. More information will be made available on the EDQM website in coming...
EDQM / All activities | News | 02 March 2020 | Strasbourg, France
The EDQM regrets to inform its users that the search engine on its website has been deactivated and is currently unavailable for technical reasons.
Certification of suitability (CEP) | News | 12 February 2020 | Strasbourg, France
Users of CEPs are invited to provide comments on draft monographs published in Pharmeuropa 32.1 before 31 March 2020.
Certification of suitability (CEP) / Procedure of certification (general) | News | 12 February 2020 | Strasbourg, France
Supplement 10.2 of the Ph. Eur is now available. CEP holders are invited to update their applications according to the revised monographs that will be implemented on the 1st of July 2020, and to follow the instructions given in the document.
European Pharmacopoeia | News | 28 January 2020 | Strasbourg, France
A new web page providing centralised access to all information related to nitrosamine contamination is now available on the EDQM website. It presents a general overview of the issue and provides details of the actions taken in the different sectors of activity concerned: the European Pharmacopoeia, the Certification of Suitability to the monographs of the European Pharmacopoeia, and the network...
Products and Services | News | 07 January 2020 | Strasbourg, France
The 10.2 supplement of the European Pharmacopoeia is now available and will be applicable in 38 European countries as of 1 July 2020.
EDQM / All activities | News | 21 November 2019 | Strasbourg, France
As part of its efforts to improve customer service, the EDQM has developed a streamlined version of its HelpDesk and FAQs platform. The new HelpDesk was redesigned on the basis of feedback received from users and now benefits from a more intuitive interface, which is expected to enhance customer support and improve user experience.
EDQM / All activities | News | 04 November 2019 | Strasbourg, France
A phishing campaign has been launched from the internet by impersonating an EDQM user in e-mails aimed at infecting the recipients’ computers. These e-mails have been sent from outside the EDQM’s infrastructure, which is why the EDQM has no control over them.