ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

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An automated/robotic method almost exclusively utilizes non-human, mechanical manipulations to prepare samples and analyze them. Typically, weighing, dilutions, filtering, and transferring are mechanically executed. Independent auto-injectors and auto-pipettors alone do not constitute an automated/robotic method.

Publication Source: ISPE Good Practice Guide: Technology Transfer

Publication Date: 2003

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