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Disposable Bioprocessing Systems

1st Edition

By Sarfaraz K. Niazi

CRC Press

322 pages

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Because of many misconceptions, the biological drug manufacturing industry does not fully utilize disposable components, despite their wide availability. These misconceptions include concerns for the quality of materials, running costs, scalability, the level of automation possible, and the training of staff needed to include these components in ex

Table of Contents

The Bioprocessing Industry-An Introduction. Safety of Disposable Systems. Containers. Mixing Systems. Disposable Bioreactors. Connectors and Transfers. Controls. Downstream Processing. Filling and Finishing Systems. Filtration. Regulatory Compliance. Environmental Concerns. Epilogue. Bibliography. Index.

About the Author

Sarfaraz K. Niazi has been teaching pharmaceutical sciences and conducting research in the field of drug and dosage form development for over 35 years. A former professor at the University of Illinois, Dr. Niazi has written over a hundred papers, dozens of books, and owns dozens of patents for his inventions in the field of drug development and biopharmaceutical processing, including patents on novel bioreactors. His first book on the subject, Handbook of Biogeneric Therapeutic Proteins (CRC Press), was widely received as a primer in the field of biological manufacturing. Niazi has hands-on experience in designing, establishing, and validating biological manufacturing facilities worldwide. He lives in Deerfield, Illinois.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical