In our end of year series we are looking at the most widely read articles on our website. This week we are looking at the most read pharmaceutical articles written by our pharmaceutical specialists. They cover a variety of areas including CMC, strategy, regulatory compliance and more. You can read some of their most popular articles below. number of occasions. The next deadline of note is that of the US Food & Drug Administration(FDA) Drug Master File or DMF deadline. That deadline is May 5th 2018 and right now we are assisting many companies in converting their paper based DMF’s in to the eCTD format. Read more here. Directive 2001/83/EC as amended. The choice of legal basis in turn will determine the dossier content, paediatric requirements and data exclusivity. Legal basis is therefore of critical importance from a regulatory perspective. Read more here.