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The International Council for Harmonisation (ICH) guidance for industry Q12 Technical and Regulatory Considerations for Pharmaceutical Product Lifecycle Management and its Annexes (ICH Q12, May 2021) provide a framework to facilitate the management of postapproval chemistry, manufacturing, and controls (CMC) changes in a more predictable and efficient manner. ICH Q12 includes regulatory tools and enablers with associated guiding principles that should enhance industry’s ability to manage postapproval changes and increase transparency between industry and regulatory authorities, supporting innovation and continual improvement.
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