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Article / 2013

Quality by Design in API process development

Authors:
  • Nuno Matos
  • Marco Gil
Source:
Speciality Chemicals Magazine, January 2013

The concept and terminology of Quality by Design (QbD) have become part of the common language of those working in the pharmaceuticals industry. This ambitious initiative aims to bring the industry to a higher level of innovation and process control through a better process understanding and thus to develop improved processes with positive implications in terms of process capability, sustainability and cost-efficiency.