06
Apr
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ICH Q14: Analytical Procedure Development and Revision of Q2(R2) Analytical Validation

The ICH has developed a draft of the new ICH Quality Guideline, ICH Q14, Analytical Procedure Development, and revision of ICH Q2(R2), Guideline on Validation of Analytical Procedures, both endorsed on March 22, 2022 for public consultation.  The draft, along with other ICH guidances on validation and analytical procedures, can be found here. The draft revision of […]

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11
May
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FDA Posts Eight New Guidances This Morning

Covering a multitude of subjects, the Agency published eight new guidance documents ranging from the ICH M9 BCS classification system to a Q&A document on qualified infectious disease designations. Here is a list of the eight guidance documents. M9 Biopharmaceutics Classification System-Based Biowaivers (here) E9(R1) Statistical Principles for Clinical Trials: Addendum: Estimands and Sensitivity Analysis […]

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26
May

New Recommended PDE Limits for Three Solvents Proposed by ICH

Today, in the Federal Register pre-publication notice (here), “the Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) is announcing the availability of draft recommendations for new permitted daily exposures (PDEs) for the residual solvents 2-methyltetrahydrofuran (2-MTHF), cyclopentyl methyl ether (CPME), and tert-butyl alcohol (TBA).”  The recommendations are based on the testing parameters established for developing permitted […]

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30
Jul
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ICH Q12 – Ready or Not, Here it Comes!

California Separation Sciences Society (CaSSS) holds a two-day, highly interactive meeting with attendance from the biotechnology industry and global regulators each summer in the Washington, DC area (i.e., the CMC Strategy Forum).  This year the title of the forum was “The Future of Post-Approval Changes is Coming – Are You Ready for ICH Q12?” and […]

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