Summer can be the time of laid back, restful behavior, but it is also a perfect time to assess your half-year of progress and clean up what needs to be done for the remainder of 2015. While housekeeping can be a chore, breaking the tasks into small steps done on a regular basis can keep you on top of your cleaning game. With ever-closer FDA scrutiny and new guidelines in effect, the cost of drug development has never been higher. According to a recent study by the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development, the cost of new prescription medication development through market approval is $2.6 billion. Contract manufacturing organizations (CMO) can polish their activities in the following compliance areas to make sure they pass that white-glove test and keep costs to a minimum:
These simple steps can go a long way towards keeping your CMO business in tip-top shape.