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Automation Case Study: Swab-bot

To eliminate tedious manual handling in the manufacturing process for water-testing swabs, manufacturing automation expert Secure Technology has developed an efficient and cost-effective solution based on an Omron SCARA robot. ...
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Validating automation

Peter Woods, head of medical device manufacturing, GB Innomech discusses the challenges involved in designing flexible automation for medical device and regulated production environments. ...
A collaborative group of researchers and industry - CMAC - is finding methods for perfecting continuous manufacturing and crystallisation to potentially save the pharmaceutical sector millions

Eli Lilly joins GSK in China bribery scandal

Eli Lilly has become the latest pharmaceutical company to be accused of bribery in China amidst a string of allegations directed at big drugs companies including Britain’s GSK. ...



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