We found 184 records for "Preclinical research"

Articles

Pharma’s crippling addiction and how to cure it

3rd February 2016

 Pharma’s crippling addiction and how to cure it Articles

The 'find it, file it, flog it' approach to drug development has to be abandoned for a truly patient-centred approach, says Hedley Rees. Hedley ReesWhat is the addiction?Ever since Glaxo won...

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AZ and Cancer Research UK take research partnership to next level

11th September 2015

 AZ and Cancer Research UK take research partnership to next levelArticles

AstraZeneca (AZ) and Cancer Research UK (CRUK) have launched a joint venture in drug discovery which breaks new ground in pharma industry-charity alliances.AZ's biologics division MedImmune has teamed up with...

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Fragile X therapy tackles underlying mechanism

28th August 2015

 Fragile X therapy tackles underlying mechanismArticles

A potential therapy for rare disease Fragile X syndrome – one of the leading genetic causes of autism – is on its way to testing in clinical trials thanks to...

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Alzheimer’s research needs international approach

29th May 2015

 Alzheimer’s research needs international approachArticles

New research initiatives aim to encourage pharma and academia to collaborate on dementia drug discovery, which is a high-risk field historically.Dementia is a global challenge, with 44 million people worldwide...

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News

AbbVie signs deal to develop 'smart bomb' cancer drugs

21st April 2016

 AbbVie signs deal to develop 'smart bomb' cancer drugsNews

AbbVie has added to its oncology pipeline with a new deal to develop drug conjugates, a kind of 'smart bomb' technology which helps pinpoint tumours and spares healthy cells.The company...

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BMS buys autoimmune biotech Padlock for up to $600 million

23rd March 2016

 BMS buys autoimmune biotech Padlock for up to $600 millionNews

Bristol-Myers Squibb is to buy US biotech Padlock Therapeutics, which aims to create treatments for serious autoimmune diseases, in a deal worth up to $600 million.BMS said it will acquire...

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AZ, J&J and GSK team up with universities to create 'Apollo Therapeutics'

25th January 2016

 AZ, J&J and GSK team up with universities to create 'Apollo Therapeutics'News

AstraZeneca (AZ), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Johnson & Johnson Innovation have unveiled a new collaboration with three of the UK's top universities to help accelerate groundbreaking academic science into the clinic.Each...

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Roche boosts immunology portfolio with $580m Adheron buy

12th October 2015

 Roche boosts immunology portfolio with $580m Adheron buyNews

Roche has agreed to acquire Californian biotech Adheron Therapeutics in a deal that adds an early-stage clinical candidate with potential in autoimmune disease, fibrosis and cancer.Adheron focuses on the development...

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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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Audio & Video

Part three: Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare

  In the third part of our video round table debate on how oncology is shaping the future of personalised healthcare, the expert panel focusses on the critical role that pharmaceutical...

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Part two: Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare

  Continuing our round table debate on how oncology is shaping the future of personalised healthcare, the participants discuss how healthcare systems need to adapt to support delivery of targeted medicines...

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Events

Alzheimer's

10th May 2016 - 11th May 2016

Alzheimer's

SMi are thrilled to introduce the inaugural conference on Alzheimer’s, taking place on 10th and 11th May in London, UK. Alzheimer’s 2016 will hone in on early intervention strategies...

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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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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

Zephyr Health Joins Veeva OpenKey Partner Program

25th March 2015

Zephyr Health Joins Veeva OpenKey Partner Program

Zephyr Health aligns with Veeva on new approach to customer data that’s open and easy San Francisco — March 24, 2015 – Zephyr Health, the only Data Intelligence solution built specifically for health science...

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Digital Health Analytics Goes Mobile With Zephyr Health

24th March 2015

Digital Health Analytics Goes Mobile With Zephyr Health

Zephyr Health launches the first mobile analytics solution for health science companies, designed to bring field representatives and headquarters closer together SAN FRANCISCO -- March 19, 2015 -- Zephyr Health, the...

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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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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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