All EDQM press releases
Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group achievements: sign-off on harmonisation texts
As announced in the press release on 6 January 2023, the Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group (PDG) held its annual autumn meeting on 18-21 October 2022. In attendance were the three established members of the PDG – the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.), the Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP) and the United...
SNOMED International and the EDQM collaborate on map development
SNOMED International and the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM), Council of Europe, have signed an agreement governing the creation, maintenance and distribution of a map between both organisations’ terminologies. The agreement came into effect in September 2022.
Outcome of the 174th session of the European Pharmacopoeia Commission, November 2022
The European Pharmacopoeia Commission (EPC) held its 174th session on 22 and 23 November 2022. The 85 texts adopted by the Commission at this session will be published in European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.) Supplement 11.3 (July 2023), with an implementation date of 1 January 2024.
Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group videoconference meeting - October 2022
The Pharmacopoeial Discussion Group (PDG), which brings together the European Pharmacopoeia (Ph. Eur.), the Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP) and the United States Pharmacopeia (USP), with the World Health Organization (WHO) as observer, held its annual autumn meeting from 18 to 21 October 2022. Due...
EDQM releases new edition of the Tissue and Cells Guide, providing state-of-the-art guidance for healthcare professionals
The European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) has just published the 5th edition of the Guide to the quality and safety of tissues and cells for human application. The updated guide provides a comprehensive overview of the most recent advances in the field, as well as...