Troubleshooting Freeze Dried Product Failures

Troubleshooting Freeze Dried Product Failures

Release Date: June 07, 2011

SP Scientific, a world leader in freeze drying technology, has announced a new LyoLearn entitled 'Case Studies in Identifying and Correcting Failed Lyophilized Products'.

Chaired by Dr Jeff Schwegman from AB Technologies - the 28th June 2011 webinar is targeted at anyone involved in the development, management, Quality Control, scale-up, transfer, or production of freeze-dried products that has at some point in their career, experienced product failure.

This webinar will begin by discussing the thermal properties of products that can determined through thermal characterization studies. Additionally, correct identification of the failure through visual observation will be discussed. Using these two concepts, several case studies from failed batches, due to poor formulations and or poor cycles, will be presented and openly discussed with the participants to resolve the problems. Understanding the scientific principles and physical characteristics of formulated products, allows the development scientist/engineer to better troubleshoot and correct problematic formulations and or lyophilization cycles.

SP Scientific's program of free educational webinars delivered by industry experts are devoted to freeze-drying topics, and follow a 30-minute format for the presentations with a Q&A session immediately afterwards.  

SP Scientific is a leading manufacturer of laboratory to production scale freeze dryers / lyophilizers, centrifugal evaporators and concentrators, thermal control system and glassware washers. The company sells its products under well-known brands including VirTis®, FTS™ Genevac®, and Hotpack®. SP Scientific has ISO 9001:2008 registered production facilities in the USA and Europe.

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