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Assessment of Track-and-Trace and Serialization Legislation for Life Science Companies, Europe

Published: 23 January 2015

ID: G00269550

Analyst(s): Andrew Stevens


European serialization mandates are expected in 2018 after years of development. Life sciences supply chain leaders responsible for meeting compliance across European revenue streams must form strategies for integrating national supply chain infrastructure with new EU operating models.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Suggested Next Steps
  • Falsified Medicines Directive
  • European Stakeholder Model
  • European Medicines Verification Systems

Appendix 1 — The European Stakeholder Model Industry Associations Governing Stakeholders

Appendix 2 — Definitions for Counterfeit Medicines and Falsified Medicines

Appendix 3 — European Stakeholder Model Key Datasets

Appendix 4 — Harmonization of National Coding Regimes

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