Dr Javed Iqbal
Dr. Javed Iqbal is a Research Fellow in the PMTC at the University of Limerick in the domain of Pharmaceutical Cleaning processes.
Javed holds a PhD degree focused in Pharmaceutical Technology (Drug Delivery / Polymeric Excipients Synthesis), Masters in Analytical Chemistry and Bachelors in Chemistry / Microbiology / Biochemistry, and with over 15yrs experience of working in GMP environments (drug substance / drug product pharma / bio-pharma, food and R&D sectors),Javed is a skilled scientist, an analytical chemist and an IASSC certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt,
Currently working on a PMTC core-funded research project (SPOTLESS) on the use of computational and experimental methods for the development and optimisation of drug substance drug products cleaning methodologies.
As a curious analytical chemist, Javed is highly skilled in the utilisation of various analytical techniques including HPLC, UPLC, LC-MS, GC, Spectroscopy, ELISA together with skill in quantification and assay development in R&D in the pharma / bio-pharma and food sectors.
Areas of Expertise
- Analytical techniques such as HPLC, UPLC, LC-MS, GC, Spectroscopy, ELISA etc.
- Ophthalamic, injectibles, oral & medical device manufacturing and formulation development.
- In-vitro / in-vivo studies, pharmacokinetics (PK), pharmacodynamics (PD), cell-culture, mucoadhesion and drug permeation studies.
- R&D in pharma, bio-pharma, food / feed and fungal neuro-toxins.