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Shelf Life Evaluation and Extrapolation

Shelf life evaluation and extrapolation

How do you set a retest period for a drug substance or shelf life for a drug product? How can extrapolation be applied to propose a retest period or shelf life for a drug product that extends beyond the period covered by real-time stability data? In this article, we outline how we can assist you with … Continued


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Cold chain logistics and vaccine storage

The importance of vaccine cold chain logistics

Cold chain logistics are a constant challenge for the healthcare supply chain. With the roll out of COVID-19 vaccines the whole pharmaceutical supply chain is facing a huge and complex task.


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Moving samples after Brexit

Moving samples after Brexit

As the team at Q1 Scientific adjusts to the new regulations, we have created this guide to show how we can support UK companies and testing laboratories with moving samples after Brexit to and from Q1 Scientific.


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Ultra low freezer vaccine storage

Vaccine storage at ultra-low freezer temperatures

Do you need vaccine storage facilities at ultra-low freezer temperatures? Having reliable ultra-low freezer storage is essential for vaccines and temperature sensitive pharmaceutical products.





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Louise Grubb, CEO, Q1 Scientific

New ‘Science of Business’ podcast series

The brand new ‘Science of Business’ podcast series is sponsored by Q1 Scientific. Created in Ireland, this series shares the insights, career journeys, the start-up phase and behind the scenes stories from one of Ireland’s most successful business sectors.


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Stability storage disaster recovery

Stability storage disaster recovery to keep samples safe

Do you have a disaster recovery plan to cover a chamber breakdown or emergency failure in your stability storage process? What happens when unforeseen events interrupt your stability study? The loss of samples that have been in stability storage due to a chamber breakdown or emergency in your sample storage process could represent a critical … Continued


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Reference and Retain Samples

Storage of Reference and Retain Pharmacuetical Samples

Definitions Reference samples are retained to fulfil two purposes; firstly to provide a sample for analytical testing and secondly to provide a specimen of the fully finished product.  They serve as a record of the batch of finished product or starting material and can be assessed in the event of, for example, a dosage form … Continued