May 2018

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Cover Story

Achieving a Harmonized Guideline for Bioanalytical Method Validation: ICH M10

By Faye Vazvaei, M.S., Roche Innovation Center New York; Lakshmi Amaravadi, Ph.D., Shire Plc; Lindsay King, Ph.D., Pfizer Inc.; Philip Timmerman, European Bioanalysis Forum; Yoshiaki Ohtsu, Ph.D., Astellas Pharma Inc.; and Eric N. Fluhler, Ph.D., Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
Global input on harmonizing bioanalytical method validation solidified scientists' vision and outlined universal challenges with existing guidelines.   

Special Feature

Women in Pharmaceutical Sciences: How to Break the Glass Ceiling?

By Annette Bak, Ph.D., and Nurulain T. Zaveri, Ph.D.
Women share their challenges in the workplace.

AAPS eLearning

How Much Do You Know about Transporters?

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President's Report

AAPS' New Awards Program

AAPS has revised its awards program to increase their prestige and coordinate with AAPS' mission and vision.

Pharmaceutical Science Update 

U.S. Regulatory News

Regulatory Developments


Bioanalytics Track Themes Announced for 2018 PharmSci 360

Information on PharmSci 360 and AAPS summer workshops.

AAPS Publications

A New Biorelevant In Vitro Dissolution

A recent AAPS Open article investigates polymer membrane surface modifications for production of biomimetic membranes.

Career Success

Crucial Conversations: A Look Inward

AAPS Foundation

Meet John Schardt

A fellowship recipient focuses on HER3 cancer therapy.


AAPS Awards Program

AAPS Advocacy

AAPS Joins Other Scientists to Thank Congress for Additional Funding

Student Chapter Focus

University of Florida

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