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    40% of Manufacturers Fail to Connect to EU Medicines Verification System

    The nonprofit European Medicines Verification Organisation (EMVO) warns that five months into the operation of the European Medicines Verification System, which is meant to protect against falsified medicines and supply chain disruptions, a significant number of manufacturers and supply chain actors have not yet connected to the tracking system. “Current available data from EMVO/NMVOs [National Medicines Verification Organisations] estimate that two fifths (40%) of manu...
  • With EDQM Absent, EFPIA Launching Own Anti-Counterfeit Strategy

    • 03 May 2012
    The European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) announced it has signed on to a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that it says will help to set up a harmonized system of international standards to prevent counterfeit products from entering or proliferating within the pharmaceutical supply chain. EFPIA said the MoU, reportedly developed jointly between groups representing pharmacists, wholesalers and distributors, adopts what is known at the ...