Reformulation

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The alteration of some aspect of a blockbuster drug’s formulation—e.g., purification, altered route of delivery—or the seeking of approval to market the agent for another clinical indication as a means of extending the drug’s (lucrative) patent protection
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The technology is an enabling reformulation platform, which provides simple and scalable processes to reformulate development stage and marketed products with solubility, delivery and/or bioavailability challenges.
These beverage companies have been notified by the FDA and are either reformulating or plan to reformulate their drinks.
The company had focused on the industrial coatings industry, and is still committed to that segment, yet market demand caused by beverage companies wanting and needing to reformulate with the chemical preservatives--sodium benzoate or potassium benzoate--is beneficial to Preservation Sciences.