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We are pleased to announce the finalists of CPhI Pharma Awards 2018


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The CPhI Pharma Awards Gala is becoming a highlight on the pharma calendar. Taking place on 9th October, on the first evening of CPhI Worldwide, over 350 guests will gather to celebrate excellence in the industry – and to enjoy the company of friends and industry colleagues.

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1. Excellence in Pharma: API Development
  • Bedrocan International BV – Legal API medicinal cannabis
  • Cambrex – Continuous Flow Nitration
  • Cfm Oskar Tropitzsch GmbH – Alpha-Amanitin
  • Ipca Labs Limited – Atemisinin
  • Pfizer CentreOne – Enviero™ progesterone API
  • PHARMAFFILIATES – API Synthesis
  • WuXi STA – Ultrasound Technology in Flow

2. Excellence in Pharma: Formulation
  • Crystec Ltd. – ‘In-particle formulation design’ using mSAS technology
  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories – EU Generics Team / R+D and Manufacturing team / Subir Kohli, Clemens Troche
  • Halewood Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. – Oral Rehydration Solution (ORS)
  • Medherant Limited – Single layer’ patch technology (TEPI Patch)
  • MiVital AG – Micelle Inside Solubilisation
  • Releaf Pharmaceuticals – 1.Releaf Multivitamin with GRT (Green Rooibos Tea). 2.Releaf MSM with Curcumin (tablets). 3.Releaf Uzara 4.Releaf Cough and Cold Syrup (with Vitamin C) 5.Releaf Probiotic Active 12-Strain Capsules
  • Syngene International Limited – RLD Formulation of XYZ123
  • TDC Technology Dedicated to Care srl – Kelapher

3. Excellence in Pharma: Excipients
  • Adwatis SA – Advanced Water S-100
  • Evonik Industries AG – EUDRAGIT® FL 30 D-55
  • Ideal Cures Pvt. Ltd. – INSTA COAT QD
  • Lonza – Capsugel® Colorista™ Capsules
  • Merck – Parteck® MXP Excipient
  • Pharma Excipients International AG – Pharma Excipients
  • Sudeep Pharma Pvt Ltd – Magnesium Stearate EXCiPACT

4. Excellence in Pharma: Manufacturing Technology and Equipment
  • AqVida GmbH – AqVida filling line
  • Catalent – Design Innovation in Flexible Manufacturing Dramatically Improves Quality, Operational Excellence, Sustainability and Throughput
  • Catalent – Zydis® Ultra Coating Technology
  • Chargepoint Technology
  • Crystec Ltd. – mSAS technology – a particle engineering solution to optimise and simplify inhaled products
  • IMEL S.r.l. – IMPack 4.0 Semi-automatic Laboratory Blistering Machine
  • Robert Bosch Packaging Technology GmbH – Xelum R&D, Bosch Packaging Technology
  • Tornado Spectral Systems – HyperFlux™ PRO Plus, Tornado Spectral Systems

5. Excellence in Pharma: Bioprocessing & Manufacturing
  • bitop AG – bitop® BINEX – Biotechnological Nanofiltration of Extremolytes
  • Catalent – Next Generation Continuous Processing in Biomanufacturing Demonstrates Advantages in Reducing Risks, Costs, and Timelines
  • G-CON Manufacturing, Inc. – G-CON’s POD®
  • Luina Bio Pty Ltd – The Zoetis – BM 86
  • Merck – Simplification of Fed Batch Processes Using Modified Amino Acids
  • Mycenax Biotech Inc. – MBIConti – Single-used continuous process
  • Rousselot – X-Pure, X-Pure™ 10 P and X-Pure™ 10 HGP
  • Syngene International Limited – Sygene Biologics

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6. Excellence in Pharma: Analysis, Testing, and Quality Control
  • B&W Tek – QTRam Transmission Raman for Content Uniformity
  • IMAGEPROVISION TECHNOLOGY PRIVATE LIMITED – “ipvPSuite”
  • MedPharm Ltd – Ex vivo models for de-risking topical and transdermal development programmes and extend marketing claims of OTC products
  • Merck – ddPCR Technology for Viral Vector Qualification, Copy Number Assessment and Absolute Quantitation
  • Renishaw plc – RA802 Pharmaceutical Analyser
  • SGS Life Sciences – Introduction of Sanger sequencing service to support genetic stability testing and perform identity testing
  • SmartVision – Smart_Projector Pharma
  • Tornado Spectral Systems – HyperFlux™ PRO Plus, Tornado Spectral Systems

7. Excellence in Pharma: Drug Delivery Devices
  • Aptar Pharma – PureHale – Delivering portable respiratory relief, revolutionizing the nebulizer market
  • DALI Medical Devices Ltd. – Safe Auto-Needles (SAN’s)
  • IBI – Istituto Biochimico Italiano G. Lorenzini SPA – Espresso – IBA SPA
  • Medherant Limited – single layer’ patch technology (TEPI Patch)
  • Nemera – e-NOVELIA, the smart ophthalmic add-on
  • sfm medical devices GmbH – Nextaro
  • Silgan Dispensing Systems – Iridya™ multi-dose dropper
  • SRS Life Sciences Pte Ltd – Eco-Friendly Unistraw Delivery System ( eUDS)
  • Stiplastics – Stiplastics
  • TECHNOFLEX – Dual-Mix®

8. Excellence in Pharma: Packaging
  • Aptar Pharma – QuickFlip™ by Aptar – a market-first packaging differentiator for eco-friendly, flexible pouch packaging for healthcare product delivery
  • Constantia Flexibles – Flexible Blister
  • DALI Medical Devices Ltd. – Novel SAN-P
  • Hoffmann Neopac AG – Voltaren No Mess – GSK
  • KISICO GmbH – ReservoirCap
  • MEDICODOSE SYSTEMS – Child Resistant and Senior Friendly “CR/SF” Smart Blister Packaging
  • Merck – “Smart Labels”
  • Mitsui Chemicals – Chemipearl XSP
  • NEXUS COMPANY INC. – Quartz-vials
  • SCHOTT Pharmaceutical Systems – SCHOTT Ampoules easyOPC
  • SGD Pharma – Clareo Typell Premium Injection Vial
  • TECHNOFLEX – Dual-Mix®
  • Tjoapack – Tjopack’s UD track and trace system
  • TUBETTIFICIO M.FAVIA SRL – Interactive Tubes
  • UCB PHARMA – CIMZIA 2 AutoClicks PREFILLED PENS PACK. SOLUTION

9. Excellence in Pharma: Supply Chain, Logistics, and Distribution
  • Aptar Pharma – Aptar Pharma QuickStart™: Accelerating your bench to market via a new distribution channel
  • Kemiex AG – Kemiex AG
  • Merck – Mobius® MyWay Program
  • Optel Group – Intelligent Supply Chain™
  • Systech International – UniSecure®
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. – Teva
  • Tjoapack – Tjopack’s UD track and trace system
  • TraceLink – Product Information Manager
  • TruTag Technologies – TruTag microtags (“TruTags©”)
  • West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. – Meeting Evolving Customer Demand in the Pharma Supply Chain

10. Excellence in Pharma: Contract Services and Outsourcing
  • Alcami – Extended Workbench – Let our scientists be your scientists
  • Aptar Pharma – Demonstrating the Impact of Gamma Setrilization on Leachable Profiles
  • Cambrex – Continuous Flow Centre of Excellence
  • CatSci Ltd – Development of a novel bio-catalysed manufacturing route for a generic API
  • CMAC – CMAC National Facility
  • ELS Solutions – ELSy™
  • Merck – Single-Use Process for ADC and Bioconjugates
  • Piramal Pharma Solutions – Piramal Pharma Solutions
  • Recipharm – Phase one development service Pathway to Clinic™ and a standalone serialisation offering
  • SAMSUNG BIOLOGICS – Plant 3
  • WuXi STA – Marketing Authorization Holder (MAH)

11. Excellence in Pharma: Regulatory Procedures and Compliance
  • ELS Solutions
  • EXCiPACT
  • Freyr
  • Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
  • Cinfa Biotech
  • PHARM COMMUNITY
  • Pharmaffiliates Analytics & Synthetics (P) Ltd.
  • Scientist.com
  • World Courier

12. Excellence in Pharma: Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories – Dr. Reddy’s School Improvement Program (SIP)
  • Abdi Ibrahim Pharma – Renewal of a 500 year-old ottoman hospital
  • Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories – Community Health Intervention Program
  • Piramal Pharma Solutions – Employee Social Impact Program
  • SRS Life Sciences Pte Ltd – UniStraw Delivery System in PLA
  • West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. – Delivering on the Promise of Good Corporate Citizenship

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13. Excellence in Pharma: CEO of the Year
  • Julphar – Jerome Carle
  • Nanobiotix – Laurent Levy
  • PG FOILS LIMITED – PANKAJ SHAH
  • Prestige BioPharma Pte Ltd – Lisa S. Park
  • Recipharm – Thomas Eldered
  • Sterling Pharma Solutions – Kevin Cook

14. Excellence in Pharma: Pharma Company of the Year
  • Julphar
  • Mycenax Biotech Inc.
  • Nanobiotix
  • Neopharma
  • Piramal Pharma Solutions
  • Prestige BioPharma Pte Ltd
  • Sintetica SA – Global Division
  • WuXi STA

15. Excellence in Pharma: OTC
  • Ilko Ilaç San. ve Tic. A.S. – Wellcare Vitamin D3
  • Max Zeller Soehne AG – “Zeller Heuschnupfen” Special Extract Ze339
  • Medical Brands and Vemedia – Excilor 2-in-1 Wart Treatment Device
  • red otc development GmbH – Ivy Orodispersible Thin Films
  • Solopharm – Angidak

16. Excellence in Pharma: Patient Centricity
  • DALI Medical Devices Ltd. – Safe Auto-Needles (SAN’s)
  • ICON plc – Use of Patient Insight to Design a Patient-Centric Web-Based Registry
  • ICON plc – Direct to Patient Contact (DPC)
  • ICON plc – “Smart Things” Proof of Concept Project to Assess the Feasibility of Using Smart Home Technology
  • SRS Life Sciences Pte Ltd – SRS Unistraw Delivery System

17. Excellence in Pharma: IT, mHealth & Digitilisation
  • Amplelogic – Tweaked traditional V Model to accelerate GMP Automations and address data integrity issues with visual modelling capabilities (No/Low Code Platforms)
  • Archimedis Healthcare Private Limited – eCapsule
  • ICON plc – “Smart Things”
  • Kemiex AG – Kemiex
  • Koneksa Health – Koneksa Health
  • MEDICODOSE SYSTSMS – Patient Adherence
  • Qualit-e Cloud GmbH – Qualit-e Cloud
  • Yesil Science – “Augmentify”