Matthias Bicker, PhD, is a Scientific Advisor at SCHOTT Pharma Services and is an experienced expert in customised test designs, including alignment with the most recent regulatory guideline recommendations. Dr Bicker holds a PhD in physics in the field of nanostructures in thin film coatings.
COMPARATIVE EXTRACTABLE STUDIES FOR INJECTABLES AND MEDICAL DEVICES ALIGNED WITH USP <1663> AND ISO 10993 GUIDELINES
Matthias Bicker, Michael Müller, Marc Mittermüller, Daniel Haines and Uwe Rothhaar discuss the regulatory requirements that need to be considered when designing an extractables and leachables study for a drug product or medical device. To illustrate the subject further, the authors provide two example studies, each following a different set of regulatory guidelines.