Latest Particle Sciences Inc. Stories

2014-07-15 12:29:09

BETHLEHEM, Pa., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Particle Sciences, Inc. has expanded its development capabilities to accommodate the increasing demand for biopharmaceutical formulation and analysis. According to Robert Becker, Vice President Biopharmaceutical Sales and Business Development at Particle Sciences, "Our company has been working with biologics for some time, accumulating significant infrastructure and intellectual property. We regularly work with biopharmaceuticals and...

2014-06-09 12:31:12

BETHLEHEM, Pa., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Particle Sciences, Inc. and Microfluidics, a division of IDEX Corporation, are jointly working together to meet their Pharmaceutical client's need for complex formulation development and production. Microfluidics is the leader in high shear fluid processing such as that used in the production of emulsions, liposomes and other nanostructures. Dr. Mark Mitchnick, Particle Sciences' CEO notes, "Particle Sciences is the leading CDMO for...

2014-02-04 12:28:09

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Particle Sciences, Inc. today announced the appointment of Robert Becker to the position of Vice President Biosciences Sales and Business Development. Dr. Becker, who holds a PhD in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of Kansas and an MBA from Columbia Business School, joins Particle Sciences following more than 24 years of experience in biopharmaceutical scientific and business leadership roles ranging from management of...

2014-01-28 12:30:05

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Particle Sciences, Inc. a drug delivery Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), has partnered with Hapten Sciences, Inc. to progress Hapten's lead product into the clinic. The product is a vaccine developed to lessen or eliminate contact dermatitis from Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac exposure. According to Raymond Hage, CEO of Hapten, "Experts report that 50 to 85 percent of the population in the United States is sensitive...

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