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INTERPHEX Insights

Submitted by Joanne C. Kelleher Last week I attended part of the INTERPHEX Conference which offered technology solutions and education for every aspect of drug manufacturing from process development through delivery to market. I was there to see the panel presentation put on by members of the RFID Security Alliance and moderated by SecureRF’s CEO,…

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Safety Gap? The FDA has an Information Technology Chasm too.

Contributed by Joanne C. Kelleher I have written several entries about food and drug safety, RFID tracking¬†and the FDA including: Food Production and Safety Safeguarding America’s Pharmaceuticals FDA Tracking Requirements: Drugs, Medical Devices, Why Not Food Too? RFID and ePedigree Won’t Help these Twists in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain After reading The Safety Gap by…

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Food Production and Safety

Contributed¬†by Joanne C. Kelleher The issue of food production and safety is continuing to get a lot of press. The New York Times Sunday Magazine for 10/12/2008 is the Food Issue. http://www.nytimes.com/pages/magazine/index.html I recommend you check out the lead story, Farmer in Chief, which provides recommendations on what the next president can and should do…

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FDA Tracking Requirements: Drugs, Medical Devices, Why Not Food Too?

Contributed by Joanne C. Kelleher The July 10, 2008 issue of The New York Times had an article about the nation’s salmonella outbreak called As Outbreak Affects 1,000, Experts See Flaws in Law. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/10/health/policy/10tomato.html?_r=1&th=&adxnnl=1&oref=slogin&emc=th&adxnnlx=1215698952-7EHBT2ulOF3rVfXSiXFHsA The article says; Dr. David Acheson, the agency/s associate commissioner for foods, said in a telephone interview on Monday that the…

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