Navigation Links
Pharmatek Laboratories Announces Acquisition of the First Xcelodose(R) 600S System on the West Coast
Date:10/2/2009

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc., a premier contract development and manufacturing organization supporting the pharmaceutical industry, announced that it is the first CRO on the West Coast to acquire the Xcelodose system, enhancing the company's preclinical and early phase clinical GMP supply capabilities.

"Pharmatek is always looking for ways to move our customers' drug candidates into the clinic more efficiently without compromising quality," said Jeffrey Bibbs, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer of Pharmatek Laboratories. "For powder-in-capsule (PIC) applications, the Xcelodose can drastically decrease time to clinic while also lowering the cost of drug product for first-in-human trials."

The Xcelodose, manufactured by Capsugel, a division of Pfizer, is a precision powder micro-doser and automated encapsulator that has the ability to fill formulations or active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) directly into capsules with a remarkable level of accuracy. The Xcelodose can measure to levels as low as 100 micrograms and can dispense into capsules from size 00 to 4. Dosing directly into capsules can reduce the amount of API required. Additionally, the unit reduces overall development time by simplifying analytical and stability protocols.

Pharmatek Laboratories will install the Xcelodose unit in its solid dose manufacturing facility located in San Diego, California. The unit is expected to be validated by mid-October 2009. The company is currently scheduling Xcelodose manufacturing productions for November and December, 2009.

About Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc.

Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc. is a premier pharmaceutical chemistry development company providing full-service pharmaceutical chemistry product development for the pharmaceutical industry. Pharmatek focuses on bringing client compounds from discovery to the clinic with services that include compound selection, analytical development, preformulation testing, formulation development, GMP manufacturing, stability storage and testing, and cytotoxic and high-potency development.

Statements contained in this media release which are not historical facts may constitute forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ from those projected including sales forecasts and strategic expansion. The trademarks Pharmatek, Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc., Hot Rod Chemistry, Pharmatek Formulation Screening, Pharmatek University and PTEK U are all property of Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc. Additional information about Pharmatek Laboratories may be obtained at the website http://www.pharmatek.com or by calling 858-805-6383.

    Company Contact:
    Ryan Lane, Marketing Coordinator
    Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc.
    (858) 805-6383 x284
    rlane@pharmatek.com

SOURCE Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Pharmateks Highly-Potent and Cytotoxic (HP/C) Facility Positions It as Industry Leader in Development and Manufacturing of HP/C Compounds
2. Daiichi Sankyo and Forest Laboratories Finalize Contract for Co-Promotion of AZOR(TM)
3. Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Gedeon Richter Announce Results of Phase II-B Study for RGH-188 as a Treatment for Schizophrenia
4. Forest Laboratories, Inc. Announces Positive Results of LEXAPRO(R) Phase III Study in Adolescents With Major Depression
5. Romark Laboratories Raises $18 Million in Institutional Financing
6. Microbia and Forest Laboratories Announce Preliminary Results of Linaclotide Phase 2b Studies
7. Romark Laboratories Initiates Phase II Study of Nitazoxanide in Treatment-Naive Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C Genotype 1
8. Northfield Laboratories Inc. Presentation at FDA/NIH Workshop on Hemoglobin-Based Oxygen Carriers
9. Ironwood Pharmaceuticals and Forest Laboratories Announce Presentation of Linaclotide Phase 2b Chronic Constipation Study Results
10. Romark Laboratories Completes Enrollment in U.S. Phase II Study of Nitazoxanide for Chronic Hepatitis C Genotype 1 Non-Responders
11. Forest Laboratories Announces Positive Results from Phase III Clinical Studies of Ceftaroline for the Treatment of Complicated Skin and Skin Structure Infections
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/16/2017)... , June 16, 2017  Exactly 50 years ago ... off what later became known as the San Francisco "Summer ... ) is unveiling two radical innovations in strategic market research ... This announcement marks the beginning of Northern Light,s "Summer of ... ...
(Date:6/12/2017)... , June 12, 2017 Kineta, Inc., a biotechnology ... Kineta Vice President of R&D and Head of ... Pandemic Preparedness for the Northwest and Beyond meeting ... on June 14, 2017 from 8:30-10:30 AM PDT at the ... Dr. Bedard will be joined by other ...
(Date:6/8/2017)... MAITLAND, Fla. , June 8, 2017  Less ... ransomware attack that hit more than 200,000 companies, including hospital ... is being heralded as one of the largest online ... technology in the healthcare market, it is imperative that ... can protect their data from this — and many ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/23/2017)... , ... June 23, 2017 , ... Everybody has their ... while others prefer to read it, and some people don't like it at all. ... Here's what they found: , Erotic literature can give readers a taste of their ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... 21 Middle East and South Asia Leaders Selected ... from government, business and civil society in 11 countries across the Middle East and ... in a transformative exchange of knowledge and ideas with the leading minds in their ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Ulster University, Magee Campus in Northern Ireland is hosting ... pm to present to graduate students exciting new and innovative hope research based on ... by The Health Improvement Service of the Western Health & Social Care Trust (WHSCT) ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... Moore Insurance, ... area with access to asset protection and financial planning services, is teaming up ... improving the lives of children with cancer and other chronic diseases. , The ...
(Date:6/22/2017)... ... June 22, 2017 , ... ... from the American Heart Association (AHA) to launch a Rheumatic Heart Disease Center, ... prevention and diagnosis of rheumatic heart disease (RHD) in high-risk, financially disadvantaged countries ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):