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Atmanirbhar Bharat and PLI: A Future From the Past

It is difficult to discuss India’s ‘Make in India’ plan without reference to China, and any discussion of India-China relations ultimately leads to a political – rather than economic or…

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Weighing the Potential for APIs and Finished Dosage Forms in Emerging Markets

New markets for drug manufacturers are emerging worldwide in regions that have typically purchased and imported drugs in finished dosage forms. While this shift has been underway for a few…

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Economic Nationalism or Global Cooperation? How About a “Thank You,” Instead?

I saw this lede for an article (Bio/Pharma, People, Perseverance, and Hope) about 2020 by Rita Peters at PharmTech and smiled. It captured the state of life sciences this past…

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Europe Looks to Tighten Supply Chains

The last nine months have seen a complete re-evaluation of the risks inherent in global pharma supply chains. COVID-19 forced a doubletake in C-suites, but concern was already well on…

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Pharma Trends for 2021

After 2020, trying to predict anything at all seems a bit reckless. Most of us are still trying to wrap our heads around last year — and hoping this year…

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While the U.S. Worries Over Supply Chains, India Seeks Solutions: Atmanirbhar Bharat

Starting in March, PPE – personal protective equipment, including gloves, gowns and face masks – became as valuable as gold…and nearly as rare. During a media briefing on March 27,…

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Coronavirus & Drug Supply Chains: The Pharma Industry Searches for Answers

Coronavirus has impacted drug supply chains. At first blush, people will likely read that sentence to mean drugs aren’t arriving at their intended destination. That precursor chemicals, intermediaries, APIs, or…

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2020 & Beyond – Focus on Pharma Supply Chain (In)Security

Over the last four decades, supply chains have gone from being measured in meters to miles – and ultimately to continents & hemispheres. Without a doubt, drug industry globalization has…

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From the Neuland Reading Room

I thought I’d share some good reads this month. Have you checked out these articles? What did you think? 1989 to Present: PharmTech Highlights 30 Years of Bio/Pharma PharmTech tackles…

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On SABAM, Cyanide and Safety

Levetiracetam, an epilepsy medication used for partial onset, myoclonic or tonic-clonic seizures, was first approved for medical use in the United States in 1999. As a drug, it boasts excellent…

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