ExcipientFest: Irwin B. SilversteinVideo Length: 5:39Irwin Silverstein, chief operating officer of International Pharmaceutical Excipients Auditing (IPEA), describes the importance of the company’s ANSI accreditation for assessing GMP compliance. He also outlines how IPEA’s auditing program protects the confidentiality of excipient suppliers and pharmaceutical companies. Video provided by Matthew Knopp, Tablets & Capsules.
ExcipientFest: Janeen SkutnikVideo Length: 7:17Janeen Skutnik, chair of IPEC-Americas and director of quality and regulatory policy at Pfizer, outlines the success of IPEC’s collaboration with ExcipientFest. She also describes plans for the FDA to use IPEC’s GMP documents to establish regulatory standards for pharmaceutical excipients. Video provided by Matthew Knopp, Tablets & Capsules.
ExcipientFest: John A. McCartyVideo Length: 4:26John A. McCarty, a formulator with more than 30 years’ experience, discusses direct powder blends and co-processed excipients. McCarty is a Technical Advisor to Tablets & Capsules and founder of its "Eye on Excipients" column. Video provided by Matthew Knopp, Tablets & Capsules
ProSolv ODT excipient matrixVideo Length: 2:10Ken Seufert of JRS Pharma introduces a co-processed excipient matrix at the 2009 AAPS annual meeting. The matrix speeds formulation of orally disintegrating tablets (ODTs), runs on standard equipment, and entails no royalty payments. Video provided by Matthew Knopp, Tablets & Capsules.