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Feb 15, 2024 / by Wayne Pereanu, PhD / Art by Rebecca Del Fabbro

CDMOs streamline pharmaceutical development, offering cost-efficiency, expertise, and agility in producing innovative therapeutics.

Nov 30, 2023 / by Wayne Pereanu, PhD / Art by Jess Huddy

Biosimilars are similar versions of biologics, which are drugs made from living sources. Here’s everything you need to know about how they’re made, what they treat, and why they’re desirable.

Jul 28, 2023 / by Addie Sax and William Harris

This blog post reviews key considerations when choosing typography for complex data sets.

May 19, 2023 / by Sue George and Leslie Harris

Learn the art and science behind how prescription drugs get their unique sounding and looking names.

Feb 22, 2023 / by Wayne Pereanu, PhD

Extractables and leachables are contaminants that may be present in a drug product. These impurities can come from any associated manufacturing or packaging components. The FDA regulates the testing of these impurities. The rise of single-use products and biologics poses new challenges.

Dec 15, 2022 / by William Harris and Mark Miller

This infographic was created as part of Cobalt’s Understanding Blue campaign. Contact us today to discuss how we can help you increase understanding in your target audiences.

use of social media for science communication
Nov 8, 2022 / by Sue George

Explore why science-focused organizations need social media and how to effectively use it as a business tool.

Sep 2, 2020 / by William R. Harris

You often hear marketing experts talk about the value of brand consistency, but they don’t often discuss how consistency affects us at a cellular level. This article explains the biological basis of consistency.

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