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ICR calls for faster access to innovative cancer drugs

April 25, 2019
Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Cancer, ICR, R&D, access, cancer drugs, incentives, innovation, oncology, pricing

The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) has called for faster access to innovative cancer drugs in the UK. The call …


Engineers create lab-grown heart and liver tissue for drug testing and discovery

March 10, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development 3D, angiochip, artificial heart, drug delivery, innovation, liver, vessels

Researchers at University of Toronto have developed “person-on-a-chip” technology which sees the growing of realistic human tissues outside the body. …


Big Pharma taking steps towards fully digital businesses

December 3, 2015
Medical Communications Accenture, digital pharma, innovation

Pharma companies can tap into $100 billion of revenue from being ‘digital transformers’, and not just ‘digital followers’, a leading …


Patents prompting ‘rebirth’ of innovation in industry

November 13, 2015
Medical Communications innovation, patents, pharma

Seven pharma companies have been rated among the world’s 100 most innovative companies, according to Thomson Reuters.The business intelligence firm …

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Report identifies digital trends in life sciences industry

September 18, 2015
Medical Communications digital, disruptive innovations, disruptive technologies, innovation, life sciences

The life sciences industry will be subject to major disruption from five key trends over the coming years, a report …


UK second in global innovation index

September 18, 2015
Medical Communications, Research and Development Global Innovation Index, World Intellectual Property Organisation, innovation, intellectual property, patents, wipo

The UK – along with Switzerland, Sweden, the Netherlands and the US – is in the world’s five most innovative …

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NHS searches for healthcare innovators

January 8, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing NHS, UK, innovation, programme, sir bruce keogh

NHS England and medical director Sir Bruce Keogh have launched an NHS Innovation Accelerator Programme. The initiative will invite healthcare …

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How can ‘innovation’ be defined?

April 14, 2014
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Cancer, NHS, UK, eric low, innovation, myeloma

Innovation has been and continues to be an important topic of discussion for a number of different stakeholders and disciplines …

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J&J chooses UK as a new hub to ‘listen’ for innovation

December 10, 2013
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing J&J, JJ, UK, innovation, research

Johnson & Johnson has chosen the UK as its formal European hub after announcing the creation of five new sites …

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Next generation digital firms for Europe wanted

July 15, 2013
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing J&J, JJ, digital, innovation

Digital health start-ups from across Europe are being called on to form a part of Johnson & Johnson Innovation’s inaugural …

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J&J sets up life science centres

September 19, 2012
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing J&J, JJ, R&D, innovation

Johnson & Johnson is to set up what it calls regional innovation centres in a bid to speed up the …

Government to harness NHS patient data for research use

August 2, 2012
Sales and Marketing NHS, R&D, UK, david cameron, innovation, real world data

The UK government will change the NHS Constitution in order to allow patients’ data to be used for research purposes. …

NHS must adopt new technologies faster, says minister

February 28, 2012
Research and Development ABPI, NHS, Whitehead, Willetts, innovation

The NHS needs to speed up its adoption of new technology, according to universities and science minister David Willetts. Echoing …


Rich Baptista joins Synergy Vision

September 1, 2011
Medical Communications London, Quintiles, agency, appointment, chiltern, comms, communications, creativity, digital, excellence, innovation, leader, leadership, marketing, med, medical, medical communcations, success

London-based medical communications agency Synergy Vision has appointed Rich Baptista as strategic alliance director with a brief to focus on …

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