Canada May Sell Irradiated Ground Beef: 3 Facts Food Quality Control Students Need to Know

Following the largest recall of ground beef in Canada’s history, the Canadian government is considering adding ground beef to the list of foods allowed to be irradiated. Food irradiation is…

HPLC Courses for Food Analysis: Are You Right for this New Career Path?

High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) is a method used to first separate, then identify and measure various parts of mixtures. Pumps pass a pressurized liquid solvent containing the mixture that you…

Canada’s Ranbaxy Ban Explained for Pharmaceutical Quality Control Students

Health Canada is consistently checking the quality of drugs and regulating whether or not they should make it to consumer shelves. With about 41% of Canadians aged 6-79 taking at…

How Digital Human Models Can Help Clinical Research College Grads Work More Effectively

In healthcare settings, computer generated simulations have the potential to allow researchers to create a ‘virtual laboratory’ to simulate how various diseases will unfold in a virtual human body while…

Food Safety Diploma News: Frozen Vegetables Spark Listeria Scare

Listeria is scary stuff, which is why it is incredibly important to learn food safety training before heading into a career in plant sanitation, quality assurance, product testing, or any…

Controversial “Reanima Project” Gets Go-Ahead: What Clinical Research College Students Need to Know

The ‘Reanima Project’ has some pretty lofty goals—like cheating death. This project, spearheaded by lifesciences firm Bioquark, has just received ethical approval in the United States and India to begin…

An Introduction to Intellectual Property for Students Enrolled in Drug Regulatory Affairs Courses

Intellectual property law is a set of laws that govern the use of human intellectual property—basically anything that is the creation of the human mind. For instance, inventions, designs, music,…

What Students in Pharmaceutical Courses Need to Know About Biosimulation in Drug Development

Developing a new drug in the pharmaceutical industry can be a very lengthy process. When you consider what’s involved in evaluating new drugs, it can take a lot of time,…

Clinical Trial Monitoring: An Intro for Students in Clinical Research College

Clinical trials are supervised procedural studies that seek to test the safety and efficacy of a new drug, therapy, or device in an effort to improve, innovate, or develop new…

Health Canada’s Recall Process: A Brief Guide for Students in Drug Regulatory Affairs Training

From the wonder-drug penicillin to the Canadian born insulin, the expanding pharmaceutical industry has produced many medical miracles in the form of innovative drugs. In fact, Trevor Stone, head of…