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Articles

Pharma’s virtual conferencing roadmap

25th April 2016

 Pharma’s virtual conferencing roadmapArticles

With tightening budgets and pharma/physician relationships coming under increasing scrutiny, the resulting pressure has impacted the success of the traditional medical conferencing model. Len Starnes argues that the technology and...

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Parkinson’s disease: latest research and carer’s perspective

11th April 2016

 Parkinson’s disease: latest research and carer’s perspectiveArticles

World Parkinson's Disease (PD) Day takes place annually on 11 April - the birthday of Dr James Parkinson, who was the first to describe the condition 'paralysis agitans' in An...

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Latin American healthcare: impact of ageing, chronic conditions & obesity

30th March 2016

 Latin American healthcare: impact of ageing, chronic conditions & obesityArticles

This second article in the three-part series examining healthcare trends in Latin America considers the effects of ageing, chronic conditions and obesity on the region. Guillaume CorpartLatin America is experiencing steady...

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We can eradicate Hepatitis C in the emerging world - here's how

23rd March 2016

 We can eradicate Hepatitis C in the emerging world - here's howArticles

New faster-acting and more effective treatments for Hepatitis C are transforming treatment - offering a cure for, and even eradication of, the potentially fatal infection. But now the world must diagnose...

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News

FDA accepts Keytruda head and neck cancer filing

14th April 2016

 FDA accepts Keytruda head and neck cancer filingNews

Merck's PD-1 inhibitor Keytruda (pembrolizumab) has been accepted for priority review by the FDA in another new setting, head and neck cancer.The filing is for Keytruda as a single therapy...

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Frozen yoghurt at congress lands Mylan in hot water

6th April 2016

 Frozen yoghurt at congress lands Mylan in hot waterNews

Mylan has been ruled in breach of the UK pharma industry Code of Conduct after it served up frozen yoghurt at a medical congress in London.The generics and specialist pharma...

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Janssen ends phase 3 development of osteoarthritis pain drug

1st April 2016

 Janssen ends phase 3 development of osteoarthritis pain drugNews

Janssen has ended the troubled phase 3 development programme for its fulranumab osteoarthritis pain drug, deciding that it was no longer a priority.The Johnson & Johnson (J&J) unit said yesterday...

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NICE says yes to earlier use of Janssen's prostate drug Zytiga

21st March 2016

 NICE says yes to earlier use of Janssen's prostate drug Zytiga News

NICE has changed its mind in final guidance and recommended National Health Service funding for Janssen's Zytiga (abiraterone) prostate cancer drug before chemotherapy. The cost-effectiveness watchdog changed it mind after...

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White Papers

Patient centricity: How does Boehringer Ingelheim UK measure up?

9th February 2016

 Patient centricity: How does Boehringer Ingelheim UK measure up?White Papers

Patient centricity is a subject that is massively talked about but few can 'walk the talk'. Fewer still can demonstrate what that walk has achieved and where it is headed. In 2015 Boehringer Ingelheim UK...

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From promise to practice: immuno-oncology in action – the new frontier in cancer treatment

29th January 2016

 From promise to practice: immuno-oncology in action – the new frontier in cancer treatmentWhite Papers

Immuno-oncology therapies that harness the body's own defences to fight off tumours are widely acknowledged as the new frontier in cancer treatment.Clinical trials of emerging products, both alone and in...

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Patient centricity: What it means and why it’s important to have patients at the centre of our thinking

11th September 2015

 Patient centricity: What it means and why it’s important to have patients at the centre of our thinkingWhite Papers

Having clear parameters of patient‑centricity that can be measured year-on-year enables Boehringer Ingelheim UK to know if it is moving in the right direction and to set targets for what...

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Optimising patient outcomes through physician education

26th March 2015

 Optimising patient outcomes through physician educationWhite Papers

Physician education is undergoing a massive change as the volume of advances in therapies and practices increases and the use of digital channels facilitates new forms of scientific exchange. This white...

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Audio & Video

Available on demand: Patient centricity 101 – How to create content that REALLY communicates

  According to the European Commission and NIHR Clinical Research Network, between 2007 and 2011, delays for launching clinical trials rose by 90%. And with approximately one third of the clinical...

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Available on demand: Customer data is the lifeblood of commercial life sciences - is the industry getting what it needs?

  Findings from the Veeva 2015 European Life Sciences SurveyCustomer data challenges are among the most vexing and pervasive that life sciences companies currently experience, especially with the increasing regulatory pressure...

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Events

The Controlling Cancer Summit 2016

17th May 2016 - 19th May 2016

The Controlling Cancer Summit 2016

The annual Controlling Cancer Summit in an international academic event with plenty of opportunity for networking and debate. In an informal setting, this meeting will bring you up to...

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Pain Therapeutics

23rd May 2016 - 24th May 2016

Pain Therapeutics

SMi’s 16th annual Pain Therapeutics conference will hone in on the latest innovations and novel approaches to pain therapy and analgesic drugs as well as look at the practicalities of...

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Respiratory Health and Smoking Science Summit 2016

24th May 2016 - 26th May 2016

Respiratory Health and Smoking Science Summit 2016

This international event will discuss the latest research related to the science of respiratory health, smoking and the impact of smoking (social, economic, health and environmental). In an informal...

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Pre-Filled Syringes West Coast

6th June 2016 - 7th June 2016

Pre-Filled Syringes West Coast

Join PFS West Coast 2016 today and be part of the discussion with elite PFS industry experts. This must-attend meeting will provide a unique and intimate networking platform for you...

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Press Releases

Seven Stones walks the walk. Land's End to John O'Groats for Sport Relief

22nd March 2016

Seven Stones walks the walk. Land's End to John O'Groats for Sport Relief

At Seven Stones we’ve made it our business to understand the benefits of physical activity. And we practice what we preach. To raise money for Sport Relief we will be running, rowing,...

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Synergy Vision wins Women of the Future Award

28th October 2015

Synergy Vision wins Women of the Future Award

Synergy Vision, the London-based medical communications agency, was awarded the Corporate Award at the Women of the Future Awards ceremony, which took place at the London Hilton Hotel on Park...

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Synergy Vision expands global presence to meet demand in the Asia-Pacific region

21st October 2015

Synergy Vision expands global presence to meet demand in the Asia-Pacific region

UK-based Synergy Vision opens a new office in Sydney, Australia, to meet the demands of their clients across the Asia-Pacific region. With the rapidly expanding pharmaceutical sector in the Asia-Pacific region,...

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War on Cancer Summit set for London October 20th 2015

17th September 2015

War on Cancer Summit set for London October 20th 2015

As populations and life expectancies around the world continue to rise, so too will instances of cancer.  Add in a crippling economic cost of over one trillion dollars and the need...

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