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The Importance of Selecting The Most Promising Drug Target

Posted on September 27th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

The growing economic pressure due to late-stage drug approval failures has been forcing drug discovery and development scientists to adapt their strategies in order to increase their chances of success. Continue reading “The Importance of Selecting The Most Promising Drug Target” »

Getting to Chemistry Breakthroughs Faster

Posted on October 17th, 2016 by in Chemistry

What matters the most to scientific researchers? While there may be many answers to that question, one that stands out is the ability to better humanity through scientific discovery.  Continue reading “Getting to Chemistry Breakthroughs Faster” »

The Many Shapes and Colors of Biomarkers

Posted on August 12th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

The future is biomarkers. This is an often-cited phrase you will have heard at drug development symposia and printed in articles. The line reminds me of the film, The Graduate, where Mr. McGuire tells young Benjamin that there is a “great future in in plastics.”  Biomarkers are the plastics for personalized medicine, Continue reading “The Many Shapes and Colors of Biomarkers” »

Where and How to Find Co-Occurrences in Disease Biology Research

Posted on July 29th, 2016 by in Chemistry

In research, a co-occurrence refers to two linked concepts appearing within one sentence. In disease biology, a good example would be a sentence with facts that link a protein to a disease, biological functions or other proteins. Continue reading “Where and How to Find Co-Occurrences in Disease Biology Research” »

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