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Our editorial board comprises a specialist group of leading industry figures who, in conjunction with the World Pharmaceutical Frontiers editorial team, identify the main drivers of the industry helping to produce regular, thought-provoking opinion pieces on the latest issues, challenges and developments.

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What it says on the tin - multilingual packaging
21 February, 2017
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Nothing to hide – medical writing and trial records 08 December, 2016 Staying on the right side of the regulations governing medical writing and trial records is an increasingly complex business. Christopher Marshallsay, director and head of medical...

Design on trial – immune-oncology challenges 08 December, 2016 Peter Johnson works at the Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre and is a professor at the University of Southampton; he talks to Kerry Taylor-Smith about minimising operational...

All together now – harmonising clinical trial regulation 08 December, 2016 The impact of international regulation changes in the harmonisation of global requirements is a huge issue in clinical trials. Clinical Trials Insight speaks to Dr Robert Temple,...

Put patients first – increasing awareness of clinical trials 08 December, 2016 How do clinical trials guarantee they have enough participants while meeting tight deadlines? Pharma expert Narinder Chopra considers the benefits of increasing awareness of...

A matter of degrees – cold chain management 08 December, 2016 Rapid globalisation and the rise of temperature-sensitive modern drugs have made cold chain management a priority for pharmaceutical companies. Eva-Lotta Persson, research and...

Go the extra mile – shipment temperature monitoring 08 December, 2016 How do you overcome the challenges of the very end of the clinical supply chain and ensure temperature is maintained through to destination? Julian Piallat, R&D global...

Volunteer support – the power of decentralised trials 08 December, 2016 Technology’s reach extends beyond the boundaries of geography and captures a virtual globe. The rise of social media as a recruitment tool has proved a boon and a burden to the...

Collaboratively speaking – comparator supply 08 December, 2016 Collaboration isn’t a word often associated with big pharma, with rival enterprises often seeking to block or delay the use of their products as comparator drugs. However, companies...

Better together – working with CMOs 08 December, 2016 Pharma firms often rely on CMOs for clinical trials materials. Elly Earls speaks to CRO-Consulting’s co-founder, Phil Burns, and Eric Langer, president and managing partner of...

Second skin – wearable drug delivery 26 October, 2016 A variety of new polymers and other materials created in the past few years are offering new options for drug delivery, enabling new solutions, such as wearables that medicate the...

Blanket decisions – hot trends in the cold chain 19 September, 2016 Thermal blankets can be an effective and economical means of protecting medicinal products from temperature spikes. World Pharmaceutical Frontiers gets under the covers to weigh up...

Supply-chain lockdown – serialisation regulation 19 September, 2016 The growing challenge posed by serialisation regulation is adding strain to many businesses’ finances. World Pharmaceutical Frontiers looks into the dos and don’ts of the...


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