European Group Seeks Mandatory Inspections of All API Makers

December 28, 2012
A European industry group is calling for mandatory inspections of all active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufacturers worldwide to ensure the safety of drug supplies. The inspections would be divided among the more advanced authorities and aligned with the International Conference on Harmonisation’s Q7 standard. The European Fine Chemicals Group l made the recommendation Nov. 12.
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