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Articles

Modern market research methods and moral dilemmas

17th February 2015

 Modern market research methods and moral dilemmasArticles

This is the first in a series of three articles examining the legal and ethical dilemmas faced when using new mediums and data sources for healthcare market research and data...

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Putting the case for regenerative medicine

11th December 2014

 Putting the case for regenerative medicine Articles

Stem cell research always courts controversy and an application by the International Stem Cell Corporation (ISCC) for two UK patents for the creation of synthetic cornea from retinal stem cells...

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'Quantified Self' data versus privacy concerns

3rd December 2014

 'Quantified Self' data versus privacy concernsArticles

As data tracking and collection increase, a balance has to be struck between the benefits to health from increased knowledge and the intrusion on individual privacy that results.The 'Quantified Self'...

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Climate change and environmental reporting: US pharma financial disclosures

17th November 2014

 Climate change and environmental reporting: US pharma financial disclosuresArticles

Are big pharma companies merely paying lip service to corporate social responsibility around climate change? An investigation into the disclosures made by 25 of the largest suggests there is a...

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News

Tough times ahead in US market for Glaxo and AZ

17th February 2015

 Tough times ahead in US market for Glaxo and AZNews

GlaxoSmithKline has replaced the head of its North American business unit as it struggles to maintain sales in its biggest market.Meanwhile, AstraZeneca has also been dealt a major blow to its...

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US doctor faces jail in pharma bribery case

16th February 2015

 US doctor faces jail in pharma bribery caseNews

A US doctor is facing a jail sentence after pleading guilty to over-prescribing a hazardous anti-psychotic drug to patients in return for kickbacks.71-year-old Michael Reinstein from Chicago admitted to accepting...

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Medical group challenges Sovaldi's EU patent

10th February 2015

 Medical group challenges Sovaldi's EU patentNews

A medical organisation is trying to overturn Gilead Sciences' European patent for hepatitis C drug Sovaldi so cut-price generics can be made available.The Paris-based Médecins du Monde (MDM) group has...

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Republican rise puts Obamacare under more pressure

11th November 2014

 Republican rise puts Obamacare under more pressureNews

The outlook for the Obamacare health reforms are once again in doubt following last week's mid-term elections in which the Republicans won control of the Senate.The rise of the Republicans,...

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Events

Pharma & Biotech Patent Litigation

19th March 2015 - 20th March 2015

Pharma & Biotech Patent Litigation

Our 2015 Pharma & Biotech Patent Litigation Conference will focus on the practical solutions to the current challenges facing pharma companies, patent attorneys, legal practitioners and regulatory officers. You...

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The 2nd IP Counsel Exchange on Post-Grant Patent Challenges at the PTAB

30th March 2015 - 31st March 2015

The 2nd IP Counsel Exchange on Post-Grant Patent Challenges at the PTAB

*The first in-house/corporate counsel attend for free* Join your in-house peers at the Post-Grant Patent Challenges at the PTAB on March 30-31 at San Jose City Hall, the future home...

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