Author Archives: Mario Phillips

Optimizing Process Economics Across Modalities

Today’s drug manufacturers are faced with the need to find efficiencies across a wider range of modalities than ever before, even as gaps in technology still exist. The economics of the process includes cost and time and must also consider quality and reproducibility. Working with suppliers that understand the full scope of drug development and commercialization challenges, and provide reliable, scalable solutions tailored to each unique process is critical to success. In this special report, the team from Polyplus reintroduces…

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Enabling Continuous Processing Using a Step-by-Step Approach

Mario Philips is Vice President and General Manager of Single-Use Technologies at Pall Life Sciences. In February, he spoke with BPI publisher Brian Caine and editor in chief Anne Montgomery about Pall’s commitment to enabling continuous processing and its development of single-use technologies. In that discussion, he addressed some major process bottlenecks and Pall’s solution to them, including centrifuge replacements by continuous acoustic wave separation, continuous chromatography with multicolumn chromatography technology platform, and a simplified version of tangential-flow filtration. Read…