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Logistics of Time and Tools

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

One might imagine that most start-up companies have their employees huddled together in a single small location, but communication technology has made it far more feasible for innovators to collaborate across distances. Continue reading “Logistics of Time and Tools” »

New Hive Participants Tackle Unmet Needs

Posted on October 20th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

When Elsevier R&D Solutions launched its new initiative, dubbed The Hive, earlier this year, its aim was to identify a handful of bright biotech start-ups to participate in a collaborative effort designed to boost early stage drug discovery and development. Continue reading “New Hive Participants Tackle Unmet Needs” »

Drug Repurposing for Rare Diseases

Posted on April 27th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

Elsevier’s partnership with a UK charity Findacure started last year with a very touching and inspirational talk from Dr. Nick Sireau, a parent of two children diagnosed with alkaptonuria. Very soon after his first child was born, Nick found himself Continue reading “Drug Repurposing for Rare Diseases” »