We found 190 records for "Drug safety / pharmacovigilance"

Articles

Ebola 2014: lessons for global healthcare

26th August 2014

 Ebola 2014: lessons for global healthcareArticles

The current Ebola outbreak has brought to the fore the importance of culture in healthcare, particularly in relation to gaining multilingual informed consent for clinical trials and building trust in...

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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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Adaptive Licensing: Could patients be the answer to the data problem?

4th August 2014

 Adaptive Licensing: Could patients be the answer to the data problem?Articles

Patients could play a key role in generating the data required to make Europe's Adaptive Licensing a success.The timing of patient access to new medicines has always been one of...

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Who influences NICE technology appraisals?

28th July 2014

 Who influences NICE technology appraisals?Articles

In the world of pharmaceuticals everyone seems to have heard of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). That's not only because of its influence on access to...

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News

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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Zmapp to treat Liberian Ebola victims

12th August 2014

 Zmapp to treat Liberian Ebola victimsNews

The experimental drug Zmapp is to be used to treat Liberian Ebola victims, despite the fact that it has not yet been tested on humans.Manufacturer Mapp Biopharmaceutical has supplied its...

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FDA relaxes restrictions on Ebola drug

8th August 2014

 FDA relaxes restrictions on Ebola drugNews

A block on clinical testing of a drug for Ebola developed by Tekmira Pharmaceuticals has been downgraded in the face of the ongoing outbreak of the disease.With the World Health...

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NICE recommends drugs for blood clots and constipation

23rd July 2014

 NICE recommends drugs for blood clots and constipationNews

UK healthcare guidance body NICE has recommended drugs targeting blood clots and constipation. It has reviewed its 2009 guidance on prasugrel (Efient, Eli Lilly and Co) and now recommends the drug...

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White Papers

Diabetes in France

23rd July 2014

 Diabetes in FranceWhite Papers

Analysis of open social media in relation to a particular disease area can provide useful intelligence on how different treatments and pharmaceutical companies are perceived, by both doctors and patients,...

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Diabetes in Germany

16th July 2014

 Diabetes in GermanyWhite Papers

Analysis of open social media in relation to a particular disease area can provide useful intelligence on how different treatments and pharmaceutical companies are perceived, by both doctors and patients,...

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Diabetes in the UK

9th July 2014

 Diabetes in the UKWhite Papers

Analysis of open social media in relation to a particular disease area can provide useful intelligence on how different treatments and pharmaceutical companies are perceived, by both doctors and patients,...

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Understanding the psychological blocks in medicine-taking: how pharma can help

17th June 2014

 Understanding the psychological blocks in medicine-taking: how pharma can helpWhite Papers

Medicines adherence remains a massive problem for healthcare systems, the pharmaceutical industry and patients, leading to increased disease burden and personal risks. In this new white paper, Hannah Gagen looks...

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Audio & Video

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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Part four: Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare

  In the final section of our video round table on personalised healthcare in oncology, the expert panel reviews where this space is heading, how lessons learned can apply beyond cancer...

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Events

4th Annual Pre-Filled Syringes 2014

2nd September 2014 - 4th September 2014

4th Annual Pre-Filled Syringes 2014

A three day solution-led and networking conference, the agenda has been designed exclusively by drug developers to help you drive device and combination product innovation, ensure regulatory compliance and optimize...

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PharmaForce 2014

3rd September 2014 - 5th September 2014

PharmaForce 2014

Now in its 9th year, PharmaForce brings together 250 senior-level sales force effectiveness and multi-channel marketing executives to learn, network, and formulate strategy. Covering key topical discussion points such as;...

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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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Pharma CI Conference & Exhibition USA

9th September 2014

Pharma CI Conference & Exhibition USA

WELCOME TO THE PHARMA CI CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION! Join us at this premier gathering and network with other key decision makers as you learn about the most pressing and relevant issues...

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Press Releases

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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Unique round table debate brings together key personalised healthcare stakeholders

1st October 2013

Unique round table debate brings together key personalised healthcare stakeholders

AstraZeneca and pharmaphorum media today announced the publication of a unique piece of thought leadership research, via a video round table debate entitled ‘Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare’,...

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KROLL: STRATEGIES FOR IP PROTECTION AND SUCCESSFUL INVESTMENT

23rd July 2013

KROLL:  STRATEGIES FOR IP PROTECTION AND SUCCESSFUL INVESTMENT

Over the last 25 years, Kroll has been advising chemical, manufacturing and biotech companies on investigating and mitigating the loss of trade secrets and valuable intellectual property.  At a recent...

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