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BMS shares new research and development  plans at the company’s R&D day

September 15, 2023
Research and Development BMS, Pharmacy, R&D, development, research

Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS) recently held a Research and Development (R&D) Day in New York, US, in order to discuss …


Bringing the clinical trial home

November 18, 2019
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing clinical trials, feature, research

Clinical trials are the backbone of healthcare and drug research, but many key patient populations have in the past been …


UKRI and BBSRC award £170m to 3 UK universities for biotech and biology PhD studentships

October 28, 2019
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing UK, pharma, research

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) have awarded a funding injection of …

Sea snail chemical could be used as preventative treatment for bowel cancer, study shows

August 28, 2019
Research and Development Australia, Cancer, bowel cancer, pharma, research

A chemical produced by Australian sea snails is showing promise as a potential treatment for cancer, according to researchers from …

Researchers use machine learning to re-identify ‘anonymous data’

July 24, 2019
Research and Development Big Data, anonymous data, data, patient data, privacy, research

Anonymised data can be traced back to individuals, according to research published in the journal Nature Communications. Anonymised data can …


Novartis and Amgen halt trials into Alzheimer’s drug after patients get worse

July 12, 2019
Medical Communications Alzheimer's, Amgen, Banner Alzheimer's Institute, Novartis, dementia, pharma, research

Novartis, Amgen and Banner Alzheimer’s Institute have dropped a study into investigational Alzheimer’s drug CNP520 (umibecestat) after some patient’s conditions …


Dr Dietmar Berger returns to big pharma

May 31, 2019
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Atara, R&D, Sanofi, oncology, pharma, research

Industry veteran Dr Dietmar Berger has joined Sanofi as the company’s new Global Head of Development. Dr Berger joins the …

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center officials violated conflict of interest policies

April 5, 2019
Medical Communications, Research and Development Cancer, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, oncology, research

Top officials at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center repeatedly violated policies on financial conflicts of interest, according to details …


New class of drugs offer alternative to statins

March 14, 2019
Research and Development cholesterol, health, imperial college london, research, statins

A new class of cholesterol lowering drugs may help patients who are unable to take statins, according to a study …


Scientists identify alcoholism gene

February 11, 2019
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Alcohol misuse, alcoholism, ethanol, oregon, research

Scientists at the Oregon Health & Science University (OSHU) in Portland have identified a gene which may play a fundamental …

Tumours with large number of mutations respond better to immunotherapies, study shows

January 15, 2019
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development Cancer, immunotherapy, nature, oncology, research, tumour

Tumours with a large number of DNA mutations are more likely to respond to immunotherapies than cancers with fewer mutations, …


Commonly used heart and diabetes drugs may improve mental health, study finds

January 10, 2019
Research and Development UCL, bipolar, mental health, research, schizophrenia

Commonly used anti-cholesterol drugs, blood pressure drugs and medicines used for diabetes may improve the mental health of those with …


Researchers explain link between anti-inflammatories and C. difficile

January 9, 2019
Research and Development C diff, C.Diff, Vanderbilt, anti-inflammatory, cdi, nsaids, research

In the past, observational studies have found a link between the use of common nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and increased …


Trump administration block NIH researchers from using foetal tissue, disrupting research to cure HIV

December 10, 2018
Sales and Marketing HIV, Trump, US government, feotal tissue, mice, research

The Trump Administration has halted the acquisition of new human foetal tissue for use in experiments conducted by NIH researchers, …

UCB to invest £1 billion into UK R&D

December 6, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development R&D, UCB, UK, brussels, investment, research

The Brussels-based multinational UCB will invest £1 billion into UK research and development, according to the government’s Life Sciences Sector …

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