We found 155 records for "Preclinical research"

Articles

Genomics – the gateway to personalised medicine

29th July 2014

 Genomics – the gateway to personalised medicineArticles

Since the completion of the human genome project in 2003, a world of possibilities has been opened up for the personalisation of medicine. From determining predisposition to disease through to...

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Conference overview: Targeting Mitochondrial Dysfunction & Toxicity

16th May 2014

 Conference overview: Targeting Mitochondrial Dysfunction & ToxicityArticles

Mark Bamberger of Stealth Peptides provides an overview of the recent 'Targeting Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Toxicity' conference, which addressed how much mitochondrial dysfunction can contribute to disease states, and also...

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Advances in our understanding of Cystic Fibrosis: Interview with Dr Katrine Whiteson

6th May 2014

 Advances in our understanding of Cystic Fibrosis: Interview with Dr Katrine WhitesonArticles

In our respiratory themed month, pharmaphorum interviews Dr Katrine Whiteson on the recent identification of a lung-damaging molecule that develops our understanding of Cystic Fibrosis flare ups, made by her...

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Understanding the natural history of disease – a fundamental strategy during drug development and beyond

23rd April 2014

 Understanding the natural history of disease – a fundamental strategy during drug development and beyondArticles

How important is it to understand the natural history of disease before embarking on drug development? Annette Stemhagen of United BioSource Corporation discusses.Having an in-depth understanding of the disease or...

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News

AstraZeneca and Kyowa Hakko Kirin partner on immuno-oncology

30th July 2014

 AstraZeneca and Kyowa Hakko Kirin partner on immuno-oncologyNews

AstraZeneca(AZ) is to work with Kyowa Hakko Kirin on a phase I/Ib immuno-oncology study that will evaluate two separate combinations of three investigational compounds in multiple solid tumours.The study will...

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Transmission-blocking vaccines 'could hold key to malaria control'

29th July 2014

 Transmission-blocking vaccines 'could hold key to malaria control'News

A vaccine that prevents transmission of the malaria parasite from mosquitoes to people could hold the key to effective, population-wide control of the disease, according to researchers.A team from German...

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Synthetic biology firm raises $29m

28th July 2014

 Synthetic biology firm raises $29mNews

A US company set up to create engineered bacteria that can both detect and treat diseases has raised $29 million in funding from venture capitalists.Atlas Ventures and New Enterprise Associates...

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AstraZeneca unveils plans for Cambridge headquarters

18th July 2014

 AstraZeneca unveils plans for Cambridge headquartersNews

AstraZeneca has revealed the proposed designs for its new global R&D centre and corporate headquarters in Cambridge in the UK.The unveiling of the plans for an ambitious, purpose built headquarters...

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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

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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5th Biosimilars Congregation 2014

10th September 2014

5th Biosimilars Congregation 2014

5th Biosimilars Congregation 2014 “Uniting industry leaders to analyse advanced commercial developments & to identify successful management strategies of Biosimilars” 10th September 2014, Kohinoor Continental Hotel, Mumbai, India For more info on the...

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Disruptive Innovations

11th September 2014 - 12th September 2014

Disruptive Innovations

Book with the code PHPH15 to get 15% off now! Led by Pfizer, Novartis, and Janssen this groundbreaking conference delivers only disruptive approaches, models and technologies to change the pace of...

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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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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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