Author Archives: Mike Ward

Industrialization and Commercialization of Gene and Cell Therapies

A BPI Theater Roundtable at the 2016 BIO Convention On Tuesday, 7 June 2016, Mike Ward (global director of content at Informa) chaired an afternoon roundtable titled, “Challenges Associated with the Industrialization and Commercialization of Gene and Cell Therapies.” He brought together a panel of four experts: Morrie Ruffin (managing director, Alliance for Regenerative Medicine, ARM) Michael Werner (ARM’s executive director) Sarah Haecker Meeks (chief scientific officer, Adjuvant Partners; director of technology sections, ARM) Tom Novak (vice president of strategic…

Addressing Variability in Product Labeling: Explore Dynamic Labeling for Your Global Enterprise

Adding to the complexity of drug-product labeling, companies face a broad range of evolving requirements. Those include regional, language, customer, and regulatory requirements that must be met quickly and efficiently to prevent supply-chain disruption. Companies that cannot meet those requirements can end up with fines, dissatisfied customers, and loss of business. Enterprise labeling solutions allow drug makers to deal with variability in labeling by providing label formatting that supports myriad different label combinations with a minimum number of label designs.…