Industry Insights - Pharma & Life Sciences


    Added 31st August 2018

    5 key steps to improve literature screening workflows for safety signal detection can positively impact the whole life cycle of a drug. ...

    Added 23rd January 2018

    ErbB1 kinase is the cell-surface receptor for epidermal growth factor. Its dysfunction has been implicated in diseases such as cancer. ...

    Added 23rd January 2018

    Effective drug discovery depends on a deep understanding of the function and therapeutic potential of a compound. ...

    Added 22nd January 2018

    The first marketed selective T-type calcium channel blocker mibefradil was withdrawn due to adverse drug interactions. ...

    Added 22nd January 2018

    Most traditional drugs act on more than one target, exhibiting a complex, multifaceted pharmacological profile. ...

    Added 22nd January 2018

    In silico techniques require exhaustive data and sophisticated, well-structured informatics tools to help scientists gain insights of compound behavior. ...

    Added 4th January 2018

    Why is the World Health Organization concerned about a post-antibiotic era in which common infections can kill? ...

    Added 4th January 2018

    Translational medicine is a powerful concept that has had an evolving definition. ...

    Added 13th November 2017

    Cancer immunotherapy shows considerable promise as an effective treatment, especially for cytotoxic-resistant cancers such as melanoma. ...

    Added 31st July 2017

    Spontaneous reports of adverse events are a core source of information. They offer a unique, unrestricted perspective on drug performance. ...

    Added 31st July 2017

    Cancer is often viewed as one monolithic disease, but every cancer is unique. Therapies with accurate diagnosis are needed to effectively fight the disease ...

    Added 26th July 2017

    Biases and heterogeneity in the data of spontaneous adverse event reporting systems can make it hard to gain the insights to inform decisions. ...

    Added 25th July 2017

    Despite growing scientific insight and technological investment, attempts to develop novel therapies still show limited success. ...

    Added 25th July 2017

    With increased focus on literature monitoring, pharmacovigilance groups must analyze existing processes to achieve efficiencies and maintain compliance. ...

    Added 25th July 2017

    Biological researchers face growing body of scientific literature that they must search through in order to keep up with developments in their field. ...