We found 568 records for "Clinical research"

Articles

Bioinformatics: the next big thing in life sciences

20th August 2014

 Bioinformatics: the next big thing in life sciencesArticles

Bioinformatics is starting to show its strength as a tool to interpret and analyse vast amounts of complex data in the search for new drugs.While the field of bioinformatics has...

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Incretin-based anti-diabetic therapies: a pharmacovigilance perspective

12th August 2014

 Incretin-based anti-diabetic therapies: a pharmacovigilance perspectiveArticles

Incretin-based therapies have advanced treatment of type 2 diabetes but have been linked to pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer in some patients. Conflicting evidences for and against this suspicious link has...

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Oncology combination drug discovery in the genomics era

11th August 2014

 Oncology combination drug discovery in the genomics era  Articles

Many tumour types find new ways to evade single targeted cancer drugs – hence the push to find new drug combinations to shut down all the escape routes for cancer.The...

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A mission to unlock the genetic secrets of mental illness

5th August 2014

 A mission to unlock the genetic secrets of mental illnessArticles

The Broad Institute and philanthropist Ted Stanley are looking to reinvigorate drug development for mental illnesses by mapping out the genes behind the conditions.When the pharmaceutical industry runs out of...

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News

Xarelto works in new cardioversion indication for AF

2nd September 2014

 Xarelto works in new cardioversion indication for AFNews

Bayer and Janssen's novel oral anticoagulant (NOAC) Xarelto can be used in place of warfarin in atrial fibrillation patients undergoing cardioversion to restore normal heart rhythm, according to a new...

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Novo Nordisk to exit inflammatory disease research

2nd September 2014

 Novo Nordisk to exit inflammatory disease researchNews

Novo Nordisk is to exit all research into inflammatory disorders following disappointing results for a rheumatoid arthritis treatment.The Copenhagen-headquartered company has made the decision after ending development of its lead...

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Sanofi and Regeneron push positive results for PCSK9 inhibitor

1st September 2014

 Sanofi and Regeneron push positive results for PCSK9 inhibitor News

Sanofi and Regeneron have announced positive results from trials of novel drug alirocumab, which targets PCSK9, in people with hypercholesterolemia.The results of the four phase III ODYSSEY trials were showcased...

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Hits and misses highlighted at ESC heart congress

1st September 2014

 Hits and misses highlighted at ESC heart congressNews

The news from the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) meeting in Barcelona is currently being dominated by Novartis' LCZ696 and Sanofi/Regeneron's alirocumab, but there is a lot more going on...

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White Papers

Connected data and the use of smartphone enabled apps in market research

11th July 2014

 Connected data and the use of smartphone enabled apps in market researchWhite Papers

Rapid growth in smartphone usage offers healthcare researchers a useful tool to gain better understanding of how patients and healthcare professionals actually behave on a daily basis. Inaccuracies can arise...

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Personalised Medicine – the Future of Blockbuster Pharma?

29th October 2013

 Personalised Medicine – the Future of Blockbuster Pharma?White Papers

The personalised medicine approach is rapidly becoming the new norm for pharmaceutical industry drug development and commercialisation, but it demands much more forward-thinking decision-making, as Phenestra outlines in its latest...

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Round table transcript: Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare

2nd October 2013

 Round table transcript: Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcareWhite Papers

Earlier this year pharmaphorum filmed a round table debate exploring how developments in personalised healthcare cancer treatments are defining the future for this area beyond oncology. In this white paper,...

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Understanding patient outcomes in the real world

9th July 2013

 Understanding patient outcomes in the real worldWhite Papers

The pharma industry of today understands that good real-world patient outcomes can carry as much weight as robust regulatory data, so understanding drug use beyond the clinical trial setting is...

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Audio & Video

Executive Perspectives: Jane Griffiths

  In the latest in our series of interviews with senior executives who are steering the global pharma industry through a period of unparalleled change, pharmaphorum speaks with Jane Griffiths, Company...

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Full round table: Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare

  Watch the full round table video debate on 'oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare', to see what our expert panel, with representation from pharma, diagnostics, physicians and patients, think...

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Events

DNA Polymerases: biology, diseases and biomedical applications Conference

31st August 2014 - 4th September 2014

DNA Polymerases: biology, diseases and biomedical applications Conference

This will be the third specialized meeting on DNA polymerases. The first meeting was held in 2010 in Ascona, Switzerland and the most recent meeting was held in 2012 in...

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Patient-Centered Clinical Trials 2014

4th September 2014 - 5th September 2014

Patient-Centered Clinical Trials 2014

The conference will offer a unique mix of engaging sessions, debates and 1-1 networking with top pharma, patient groups, site representatives and industry thought leaders. While re-imagining the entire patient...

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15th International Conference on Alzheimer's Drug Discovery

8th September 2014 - 9th September 2014

15th International Conference on Alzheimer's Drug Discovery

This annual Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) conference brings together academic and industry scientists intent on accelerating the development of innovative treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The ADDF’s...

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Clinical Trials Briefing

9th September 2014

Clinical Trials Briefing

On 2nd April 2014 the European Parliament voted the new Clinical Trials Regulation through, replacing the old directive. Tonio Borg, the European Health Commissioner stated that the endorsement brought them...

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Press Releases

Inspire Community to Surpass Milestone of 500,000 Members

30th June 2014

Inspire Community to Surpass Milestone of 500,000 Members

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 16, 2014) - Inspire, the social network for health, is about to reach the 500,000 member milestone. Inspire CEO Brian Loew announced the news today at...

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New WMF article on global healthcare gaps published

29th May 2014

New WMF article on global healthcare gaps published

WMF recently published an article in Pharmaceutical Physician, which looks at the shocking gaps in healthcare that exist across the world and summarises how the organisation is helping to improve...

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Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services redefines healthcare outsourcing to meet pharma's challenges

5th February 2014

Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services redefines healthcare outsourcing to meet pharma's challenges

  Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services   redefines healthcare outsourcing to meet pharma’s challenges   03 February 2014: UDG Healthcare plc (formerly United Drug plc), a leading international provider of services to healthcare manufacturers...

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Datatrial Presented with Prestigious Award at SCDM Annual Conference

2nd October 2013

Datatrial Presented with Prestigious Award at SCDM Annual Conference

Efficient CDM Process Earns Boutique Data Management Company a Data Driven Innovation Award Chicago, October 2, 2013—At the Society for Clinical Data Management (SCDM) annual meeting, Datatrial was among three companies...

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