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Being Tech Savvy is ‘Crucial’ to Advancement in STEM careers

Posted on October 30th, 2017 by in Chemistry

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A survey of chemistry professionals finds familiarity with machine learning and data analysis tools among needed skills for future chemists, while collaborative technology is crucial in supporting innovation Continue reading “Being Tech Savvy is ‘Crucial’ to Advancement in STEM careers” »

Big Data vs. Infectious Disease

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

With the many highly effective vaccines that have been created over the last several decades, it can be easy (particularly for those in America and other developed countries) to fall into the trap of thinking that we are living in a world where infectious disease is not that big of a threat. Continue reading “Big Data vs. Infectious Disease” »

Revolutionizing Patient Care with mHealth

Posted on November 23rd, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

Mobile technology has become an integral part of our lives, indispensable for everything from shopping to working. And now it’s quickly becoming a big part of how we manage our health. Continue reading “Revolutionizing Patient Care with mHealth” »

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” »