Navigation Links
USP wins CITAC award for paper on certified reference materials
Date:11/24/2008

Rockville, Md., November 24, 2008 The U.S. Pharmacopeial (USP) Convention is pleased to announce that it has received an award from the Cooperation on International Traceability in Analytical Chemistry (CITAC) for publishing a Most Interesting/Important Paper on Metrology in Chemistry in 2008.

USP's paper, "The Application of Uncertainty to USP's Compendial Reference Standards Program: Certified Reference Materials," was published as a stimuli article in the Pharmacopeial Forum (NovemberDecember 2007), and was authored by Drs. Ronald G. Manning, Steven Lane, Shawn Dressman, Walter W. Hauck, Roger L. Williams, and a subcommittee of USP's Reference Standards Expert Committee. The article discussed the details of USP's emerging Certified Reference Materials (CRM) program, including the important relationship between reference standard uncertainty and monograph method acceptance criteria. CRMs are a new class of reference standard designed to improve the measurement of pharmaceutical products and their ingredients.

"To be recognized by an organization such as CITAC, with its history of promoting greater accuracy and consistency of chemical measurements around the globe, speaks to the innovation and value of USP's CRM program," said William Koch, Ph.D., USP's chief metrology officer. "This award is a reflection of the range of talents at USP that not only contributed to this article, but also made possible the CRM program at USP."


'/>"/>

Contact: Sandra Kim
sek@usp.org
301-816-8241
US Pharmacopeia
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Availity Achieves 2008 eHealthcare Leadership Award
2. SimQuest Awarded Phase 2 Contract from Office of the Secretary of Defense to Develop Pandemic Influenza Training Program
3. Glenn Close, Alma Powell, and Quincy Jones to Be Honored at AARP The Magazines 2009 Inspire Awards
4. CVS Caremark Named Finalist in URAC Annual Best Practices in Health Care Consumer Empowerment and Protection Awards
5. Everything Channels Vision Events Announces the Winners of the Healthcare IT Innovation(TM) Awards
6. Kelly Brush Foundation Awards Ski Racing Safety Grants
7. McCann Healthcare Worldwide Agencies Again Win Most Awards at RX Club Show 2008
8. Texas Super Dentist Awards Announced--Dr. Michael McCarty From Austin Smiles Is Awarded For The Third Year In A Row
9. Exstream Software by HP Announces 2008 Visionary Award Winners : Customers Showcase Innovative Applications Created using the HP Exstream Enterprise Document Automation Solution
10. American Pain Society Accepting Applications for Clinical Centers of Excellence in Pain Management Awards
11. Hill-Rom Wins Gold Brandon Hall Learning Award
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... MA (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... The ... overpaying for IT services, what questions to ask your IT consultant before signing a ... access to your computer network. , “With companies relying heavily on e-mail and technology, ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , ... February 11, 2016 , ... As part of ... of the Million Dollar Round Table Foundation (MDRTF), has gifted $10,000 to University of ... Colleen’s Dream Foundation President Billy Cundiff. , “We are honored to support a promising ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... City, California (PRWEB) , ... February 10, 2016 ... ... Imaging Society (WMIS), known as the World Molecular Imaging Congress (WMIC), will be ... theme for the 2016 meeting is “Imaging Biology…Improving Therapy.” The congress will highlight ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Early this week, Team Iconic at J. Walter Thompson and ... the first global confectionery brand sourced from 100% sustainable cocoa. , The Nestlé Cocoa ... product, through activities that focus on better farming, better lives and better cocoa. In ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... , ... February 10, 2016 ... ... Inc. , a full-service health care communications company offering education, research and ... resource for practitioners and specialists working in infectious diseases. , As the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... 2016 --> ... Gas), and Spectroscopy Market by Industry (Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, ... Paper, Metal & Mining, and Others), And Geography - ... market is expected to grow to USD 3.9 Billion ... 2015 and 2020. Browse 82 market data ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... -- Resolve Therapeutics, LLC, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company ... of lupus and Sjogrens syndrome, today announced the ... in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) with ... --> Data from a multicenter ... RSLV-132 in 32 subjects with SLE demonstrate the ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... -- Urologix, the market leader for in-office minimally invasive ... (BPH), announces new private ownership and is operating as ... industry veteran of more than 20 years, has been ... Plymouth, Minn. The company,s two ... RF Therapy, will continue to be broadly available and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: