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Today’s leading R&D organizations and key global funding bodies must stay ahead of scientific developments, drive new product development, assess research quality, liaise with key experts and maintain a competitive advantage.

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Case study: Gaining a competitive edge in Drug Discovery & Development

A medical affairs executive shares how access to Scopus can help his company gain an edge over competitors and make his team more efficient

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Mark Collin, Medical Affairs Executive

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Case study: Gaining a competitive edge in Drug Discovery & Development


Case study: Developing a superior technology ahead of the competition

Access to Scopus saved a Chemical R&D company an entire year’s worth of research and funding

A couple of hours of literature searching with Scopus saved us a year of research.”

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Case study: Developing a superior technology ahead of the competition


Case study: Improving pre-clinical studies success rates by leveraging external expertise

An R&D executive shares how Scopus helps improve success rates and productivity

Our compound’s trial was successful, and the FDA granted us a fast-track designation for it. That’s an excellent example of how researching the literature with Scopus really made a difference. Analysts have forecast that this compound will be a multimillion-dollar earner.”

Calliope Saito, Pharmaceutical R&D Executive

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Case study: Improving pre-clinical studies success rates by leveraging external expertise

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A senior technologist and R&D manager at a major industrial gas company saved an entire year of research by tapping Scopus. In this case study, he describes how his product development process was fast-tracked.

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