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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. (more…)

Smart Devices, Big Data, and the Value of Long-Term Research

Posted on August 29th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

In a new feature in The Atlantic, author Jessa Gamble makes the case that Modern Medicine Is Too Reliant on Short-Term Studies, too often preferring the instant gratification that comes from a short study, only to find those results soon challenged by yet another short-term study.

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Reducing the Risk of Late-Stage Failure with In Silico Modeling

Posted on June 15th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

In silico modeling is arguably one of the hottest trends in life sciences R&D today. We know that bringing drug discovery to the desktop impacts cost. (more…)