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Drug Companies Collaborate to Take on the Opioid Crisis

Posted on November 8th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

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The opioid crisis in the US is now responsible for taking more American lives each year than car crashes. Continue reading “Drug Companies Collaborate to Take on the Opioid Crisis” »

Emerging Oncology Drugs in Pharma R&D Pipeline

Posted on March 2nd, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

Cancer. It’s the 2nd leading cause of death in this country (1), and a disease feared by patients and healthcare professionals alike. Today’s cancer treatments vary in nature, and also, efficacy and levels of side effect profiles. Continue reading “Emerging Oncology Drugs in Pharma R&D Pipeline” »

Personalized vs. Precision Medicine

Posted on February 3rd, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

Last year was a year of impetus for precision medicine. Former President Obama’s budget for the 2016 fiscal year included $215 million for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Continue reading “Personalized vs. Precision Medicine” »

Elsevier and the Cancer Moonshot

Posted on August 17th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

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“Last year, Vice President Biden said that with a new moonshot, America can cure cancer. Last month, he worked with this Congress to give scientists at the National Institutes of Health the strongest resources that they’ve had in over a decade. So tonight, I’m announcing a new national effort to get it done,” said President Obama in his final State of the Union address in January 2016.

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