Innovation in sectors such as the makeup and skin care industry is being led by companies mainly located in Asia that are currently starting to produce cosmetic products that have been subjected to lyophilization processes. The new demands of the cosmetic industry focus the main objective in achieving cosmetic products hypoallergenic, pure, natural and with a minimum of waste. The cosmetic industry is interested in freeze drying processes due to the preservation of the qualit
In the last 25 years, the percentage of lyophilized products has increased from 10% to almost 30% of the existing parenteral drugs. In addition, 80% of the freeze-dried parenteral drugs are lyophilized in vials. Vials are the most standardized solution for freeze drying products, such as vaccines, peptides and proteins, due to the enormous advantages for transport and shelf life. The continuous development of new formulations and products of the pharmaceutical industry reques
The name probiotic comes from the Greek words pro bios meaning “for life”. Probiotics is known to give beneficial effect on human body such as improving intestinal motility, strengthening immunity, reducing atopic diseases and suppressing noxious germs. In the past, the general way to ingest probiotics were drinking liquids, though there is a limitation in terms of storage time and practical efficacy. Freeze drying technology opened a new way of consuming probiotics with high
Many people search for a freeze dryer and are surprised, even overwhelmed, with the number of choices available. The biggest question seems to arise when trying to determine the best laboratory freeze dryer: since “everything” begins at the lab. One of the most important factors in determining the right lyophilizer for your needs is the temperature its collector coil can reach. Lab freeze dryers cool anywhere from -50° C (-58° F) to -105° C (-157° F). Collector temperatures a
Improvements in the process of Freeze drying and of the equipment to carry it out have been a continuous challenge since this technology’s very beginnings. The design of units for efficient cycle under aseptic conditions has led to the development of specific equipment solutions for use in laboratory as well as in industrial applications. With more than 30 years of experience in this field, Ilshin has specialized in the design and production of GMP equipment for the industria
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