NextPharma the leading European provider of product development, contract manufacturing and cold chain and logistics outsourcing services to the pharmaceutical and biotech industry, is pleased to announce that it has enhanced its Clinical Trials Services (CTS) facility in Göttingen, Germany through the installation of a ModuC LS IPC encapsulation/over-encapsulation capsule filling machine.
The new machine is fully automated and capable of filling and over-encapsulating a wide range of solid and liquid products. At present it has filling stations for powders, granules, pellets, tablets, capsules and micro tablets. Dependent upon demand, further filling stations can be added. The filling stations can be operated individually or in combination enabling a wide range of filling possibilities. As a result of this flexibility NextPharma can efficiently and cost-effectively encapsulate and over-encapsulate
investigational medicinal products with a speed of up to 20,000 units per hour. The machine also has the additional security of having 100% online weight control of each capsule.