Accelerate the journey from drug discovery to market

ScienceDirect arms researchers with scholarly research data and advanced search tools for companies conducting pharmaceutical research, empowering them to overcome commercial, technical and regulatory challenges quickly. For drug discovery and development, front-end research is crucial because parsing the wealth of knowledge surrounding a disease increases the likelihood of success.

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How ScienceDirect helps
We kick-start data-driven drug discovery and development for pharmaceutical companies by empowering R&D professionals to effectively and efficiently pinpoint authoritative, full-text, scientific, technical and health content using smart, intuitive functionality.

With powerful search tools and multi-disciplinary content, including all data and methodologies of experiments and trials, ScienceDirect helps researchers:

  • Find answers more quickly with advanced search and retrieval capabilities such as the Personal Recommended feature in millions of full-text journal articles across multiple disciplines
  • Validate ideas and minimize the risks of late-stage failure in early drug discovery and development through thorough searches in peer-reviewed scholarly literature. Reduce the risk of missing crucial details through full-text access to scientific information including all data and methodologies of experiments and trials.
  • Spur innovation and retain their competitive edge by staying abreast of the latest scientific developments in their industry and beyond
  • Improve R&D productivity by quickly and effectively overcoming commercial, technical and regulatory challenges in drug development

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"ScienceDirect is very important to drug discovery and development. There isn’t a scientist I’ve worked with who doesn’t tap almost daily into this information source. It has an impact on almost every drug that comes to market." Ken Balthis, Senior Executive Director

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