Chapter 5. Good Manufacturing Practices

  1. Dipak K. Sarker

Published Online: 24 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773031.ch5

Quality Systems and Controls for Pharmaceuticals

Quality Systems and Controls for Pharmaceuticals

How to Cite

Sarker, D. K. (2008) Good Manufacturing Practices, in Quality Systems and Controls for Pharmaceuticals, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773031.ch5

Author Information

  1. School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, University of Brighton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 AUG 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056929

Online ISBN: 9780470773031



  • good manufacturing practice (cGMP);
  • pharmaceutical products and GMP considerations;
  • standard product manufacture;
  • droplet size maintenance and product stability;
  • emulsion and dispersion stability;
  • material manufacture and specialised production facilities;
  • colloidal mixtures and biomedical nanotechnology;
  • chemotherapeutic nanoparticles and clinical trials;
  • nuclear clinical medicine and radiopharmaceutical use - therapy and diagnostics


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Manufacture of standard products

  • Manufacture of materials requiring specialised production facilities

  • Quality assurance aspects of medical gases, devices and miscellaneous product manufacture