AN OVERVIEW ON TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER OF PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRYAbstract
The purpose of this review article is to discuss in detail about technology transfer in the pharmaceutical industry. The article highlights the objective, reasons for undergoing technology transfer, factors which affect technology transfer, steps involved in technology transfer process. Clearly explains the technology transfer documentation part this is an attempt to understand the aspects related to technology transfer. The transfer may be said to be successful if the receiving unit and the transferee can effectively utilize the technology for business gain. The success of any particular technology transfer depends upon process understanding or the ability to predict accurately the future performance of a process. Three primary considerations to be addressed during an effective technology transfer are the plan, the persons involved and the process. The technology transfer does not mean one-time actions taken by the transferring party toward the transferred party but means continuous information exchange between both the parties to maintain the product manufacturing.
S. Shalini *, K. Nijanthan, B. Rajkumar, S. Muthukumar, C. Sankar and G. Arulkumaran
Department of Pharmacy Practice, KMCH College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.
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