Article | January 11, 2017

6 Steps For Reducing The Risks Of Temperature Excursion

Source: World Courier Management

In clinical trials, the cold chain is far from a secondary concern. When it comes to temperature-sensitive products (tissue samples, cell banks, APIs), any temperature excursion can prove detrimental to the shipment, and ultimately to the trial. Supply chains are not always predictable or easy to control, and pharma companies need to take a proactive approach to risk management. Sue Lee, technical portfolio manager at World Courier, explains how companies can determine their risks and plan a shipment strategy accordingly.