Pharma R&D Today

Ideas and Insight supporting all stages of Drug Discovery & Development

Select category
Search this blog

Unifying Data Standards to Promote Innovation

Posted on January 5th, 2018 by in Pharma R&D


Imagine that you are spending your days as a researcher in the life sciences, trying to use your skills, expertise and determination to do innovative, potentially life-saving work, but then you keep getting bogged down by the “busy work” of having to clean up data. Continue reading “Unifying Data Standards to Promote Innovation” »

Compound Discovery May Spur Therapies for Autoimmune Conditions

Posted on December 20th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

People who develop autoimmune often suffer from their effects for the rest of their lives, frustrated by the lack of cure. Though there are various treatments available to help manage some of these conditions, they often don’t work very well and the disease continues to take a major toll on the patient and his or her quality of life. Continue reading “Compound Discovery May Spur Therapies for Autoimmune Conditions” »

Chemists Concerned About How Their Field is Viewed

Posted on December 13th, 2017 by in Chemistry

Chemistry Opinion Survey 2017-12-11 15-06-07

Chemistry and its importance in everyday life is often underrated at best, and wildly misunderstood at worst. The stock image of scientists in white lab coats holding beakers of toxic chemicals has been hard to shake Continue reading “Chemists Concerned About How Their Field is Viewed” »

Pills Have Gone Digital

Posted on November 24th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

Paranoiacs and conspiracy theorists beware – the digital pill is here. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced on November 13 that it had approved Abilify MyCite (aripiprazole tablets with sensors), the first drug in America to have a digital ingestion tracking system. Continue reading “Pills Have Gone Digital” »

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 11