Sat.May 21, 2022 - Fri.May 27, 2022

Merck study results signal blood cancer potential for new type of immunotherapy

Bio Pharma Dive

Bristol Myers beat Merck to the first approval of a so-called LAG-3 inhibitor. But Merck is advancing its own and data to be presented at ASCO show it could help treat Hodgkin's lymphoma

271
271

Mental health apps and services may be doing more harm than good

World of DTC Marketing

Cerebral will stop writing prescriptions for Adderall, Ritalin, and other controlled substances to new ADHD patients as concerns grow about telehealth companies’ prescribing practices.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Experts call on governments to start including animal welfare in sustainable development governance

Scienmag

Scientists and other experts are calling on governments to start including animal welfare in sustainable development governance now in order to work towards a healthier, more resilient, and more sustainable world for all.

Reaxys User Day 2022: Researcher secrets in the spotlight

Elsevier

In April, Elsevier hosted the first Reaxys User Day to learn from expert users and share best practices. Attendees were also updated on how the expert-curated chemistry database has dramatically upped its ability to streamline R&D.

2022 Research: The Rapid Rise of Ocean Freight Visibility

Download this a benchmark study from FourKites and The Journal of Commerce exploring how international shippers’ usage of global supply chain visibility technology has evolved since the onset of global disruptions caused by COVID-19.

Responding to outbreak, Moderna starts early work on monkeypox vaccine

Bio Pharma Dive

One day after the U.S. began releasing supplies of an approved Bavarian Nordic shot, Moderna said it's beginning development of its own vaccine against the virus

How the Hospital Price Transparency Rule Helps You

Triage Cancer

Are you concerned about the cost of treatment at a hospital? Thanks to the Hospital Price Transparency Rule, you may have access to cost information on their website! What is the Hospital Price Transparency Rule? The Hospital Price Transparency Rule, created by the U.S.

More Trending

Why are clinical trials struggling with diversity?

Pharma Phorum

In the diverse world we live in, the products we produce, the services we create and the places we work should be as equally representative. In recent years this has seen diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) become a big focus for industries to get right.

Mirati matches Amgen with updated data for KRAS-blocking cancer drug

Bio Pharma Dive

Fresh study results showed similar rates of response and progression-free survival with Mirati's experimental adragasib as with Amgen's approved Lumakras. The new data might raise safety questions, however

Drugs 261

Why Go With A PCD Pharma Franchise Company?

Fossil Remedies

Are you going to launch a new business by partnering with a new PCD Pharma Company ? Or do you want to expand your business by adding one more company? In both situations, you should be careful and selective while choosing a company. There are several companies around when you search for it.

Fastest carbon dioxide catcher heralds new age for direct air capture

Scienmag

Tokyo, Japan – Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have developed a new carbon capture system which removes carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere with unprecedented performance.

An Innovative & Creative Problem Solver Approach to Selling in the Medical Device Space

Speaker: Steve Goldstein, Sales Leader

Currently in sales or involved in a business that depends on strong sales results? Join Steve Goldstein, Sales Success Coach, Motivational Speaker and Medical Device Sales Leader from Gold Selling LLC. You will absorb critical strategies to become a trusted partner in greater sales success.

What does good cybersecurity look like in 2022?

Pharma Phorum

The pharma industry is becoming an increasingly hot commodity for cybercriminals. In recent years, digital adoption has accelerated at a rapid pace, with companies racing to integrate cloud-based platforms and telehealth services to expand the delivery of modern healthcare.

3 cancer drug studies to watch at next month's ASCO meeting

Bio Pharma Dive

Detailed results from important studies of AstraZeneca’s breast cancer drug Enhertu, Gilead’s Trodelvy and Roche’s TIGIT blocker are among the most anticipated late-breaking data set to be presented next month

Drugs 260

How do you expand cell therapy manufacturing to reach more patients per year?

BioPharma Reporter

The potential of cell therapy is proven, but its impact is limited by manufacturing bottlenecks. Bio Developments

Learning from nature: Biosynthesis of cyanobacterin opens up new class of natural compounds for applications in medicine and agriculture

Scienmag

The fact that Nature is an excellent chemist is demonstrated by the abundance of molecules, so-called natural products, which it produces biosynthetically. These natural products are also of central importance to us humans.

Mandatory COVID Vaccination Policy Template

The federal government is developing a rule requiring employers with more than 100 employees ensure their workers are vaccinated or produce a negative COVID test weekly before entering the workplace. So, what can your organization do to prepare? Get Paycor’s COVID Vaccination Policy Template to help communicate important details to your employees.

Pfizer makes non-profit pledge for low-income nations

Pharma Phorum

US pharma giant Pfizer has said it will sell some of its patented medicines at non-profit prices to 45 of the world’s poorest countries – including new launches.

FDA starts clock on review of CSL, UniQure gene therapy

Bio Pharma Dive

The regulator agreed to assess the companies' data under priority review, setting up a decision on approval of the hemophilia B treatment in six months

NeuroMetrix’s Quell Device Gets FDA Approval as First Non-Drug Treatment for Fibromyalgia

XTalks

Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes widespread pain, difficulty concentrating, sleep problems, fatigue, mood disorders and other symptoms. People with fibromyalgia have abnormal pain perception processing, so they may be more sensitive to pain compared to people without the condition.

Social media data show language related to depression didn’t spike after initial pandemic wave

Scienmag

Researchers who analyzed language related to depression on social media during the pandemic say the data suggest people learned to cope as the waves wore on.

Angle claims FDA okay for Parsortix liquid biopsy system

Pharma Phorum

After more than six years of development, Angle has scored an FDA approval for Parsortix as a diagnostic for metastatic breast cancer – the first ever in the US for a device used to detect cancer by harvesting cells from a patient blood sample.

Concert drug helps regrow hair in study, boosting shares

Bio Pharma Dive

There are no treatments specifically approved for alopecia areata. Concert follows Pfizer and Eli Lilly in reporting positive late-stage results for drugs they're developing for the autoimmune disorder

Standigm uses AI to discover potential Crohn’s disease treatment

Outsourcing Pharma

The drug company, which uses artificial intelligence to discover and advance repurposed drugs, is harnessing the technology to find a treatment for Crohnâs. Preclinical Research

Drugs 87

No photosynthetic improvement in ictB transformants in field-grown model crop

Scienmag

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — It is projected that by the year 2050, the global food supply will need to increase by 50-80% to keep up with the growing population.

Find your inner data and take precision marketing to the next level

Pharma Phorum

Data is the powerhouse of the pharmaceutical sector. It powers drug discovery, clinical trials, and operational performance. But sizeable reservoirs of data remain unseen and untapped to commercial operations, allowing insights, opportunities, and efficiencies to leak away.

Former Editas CEO Bosley joins UK venture capital firm

Bio Pharma Dive

Bosley, who once led the CRISPR gene editing biotech, will become a venture partner at Advent Life Sciences, which backs a range of early-stage drug companies

Capsule dosed drug patent expirations by year

Drug Patent Watch

This chart shows the patent expirations for capsule dosed drugs over the next decade. The term of drug patents varies. The basic term for a patent is 20 years from…. The post Capsule dosed drug patent expirations by year appeared first on DrugPatentWatch - Make Better Decisions. Infographic

Drugs 79

Joint research revealed the importance of anthropogenic vapors on haze pollution over Hong Kong and Mainland China’s megacities

Scienmag

Biotech founder arrested in US amid murder-for-hire investigation

Pharma Phorum

The co-founder of Los Angeles biotech Enochian Biosciences has been arrested in connection with a federal investigation into the murder of a Vermont man in 2018.

Common barriers to patient engagement: What's your strategy?

Bio Pharma Dive

As with treatment, and even adherence, there is no 'one size fits all' when it comes to patient engagement

208
208

Inceptor Bio generates $37m in funding round as it advances CAR-T platform into the clinic

BioPharma Reporter

Inceptor Bio, a biotechnology company advancing cell therapies for difficult-to-treat cancers, recently closed a US$37m Series A financing round led by Kineticos Ventures. Markets & Regulations

Wine as scapegoat in trade disputes means consumers pay the price

Scienmag

URBANA, Ill. ­­– When you sit down for a nice dinner and sip a glass of wine, is your bottle of choice from France, Australia, or South America? Chances are the fine beverage you’re enjoying is imported from a major global wine producer. Credit: Marianne Stein, University of Illinois.

83

Top 5 takeaways from international hybrid and virtual meeting guidance for pharma

Pharma Phorum

The move to online international meetings has left pharma companies with uncertainty around contact compliance. But new joint guidance, from the IFPMA, EFPIA, and PhRMA, provides clarity. To say the world of work has changed is something of an understatement in the pharma and biopharma industry.

Pfizer pledges not-for-profit sale of medicines in low-income countries

Bio Pharma Dive

The pharma has been criticized for not doing enough to make its COVID-19 vaccine and pill available globally. The new initiative commits Pfizer to supplying current and future branded medicines at lower cost to 45 countries

Sales 206

Lonza to lend manufacturing expertise and knowledge to Israeli biotechs

BioPharma Reporter

Lonza has entered into a two-year agreement with Israel Biotech Fund (IBF) to support their portfolio companiesâ biologics and small molecule development and manufacture. Markets & Regulations

Watching video feed of hospitalized baby improves pumping experience

Scienmag

Parents who used videoconferencing technology to view their hospitalized baby reported an improved pumping experience while expressing milk for their premature infant. Videoconferencing also helped the whole family connect to their infant in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).