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New Approach Suggests Continuous Lyophilization is Possible

by: Pieter-Jan Van Bockstal, Ghent University, Jos Corver, RheaVita, and Thomas De Beer, Ghent University | Feb 26, 2018

Conventional batch freeze-drying has long been the mainstay for stabilizing biologic drug products in storage and distribution, but it presents many challenges. An innovative continuous process for freeze-drying has been developed, however, that may offer a view of the future of freeze-drying for biologics.