Author Archives: Qiao Bobo

Effective Management of Contract Organizations: Keeping the Product Pipeline Moving, Compliant, and Available

Both small and large¬†biopharmaceutical companies¬†are increasingly pursuing the¬†outsourcing of manufacturing¬†and testing throughout the product¬†lifecycle. The growing use of contract¬†manufacturing organizations (CMOs)¬†and contract testing organizations¬†(CTOs) has led to increasing¬†complexity within the¬†biopharmaceutical industry as more¬†third-party sites are leveraged to¬†support global markets. To address those issues, a CASSS¬†Chemistry, Manufacturing, and¬†Controls (CMC) Strategy Forum was¬†held in Washington, DC, 27‚Äď28 July¬†2014. The title was ‚ÄúEffective Management of Contract¬†Organizations: Sponsors, Contract¬†Organizations, Health Authorities¬†and Patients ‚ÄĒ Keeping the Product¬†Pipeline Moving, Compliant, and Available.‚ÄĚ The CMC Strategy Forum¬†is…