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Pharma Integrates 2017: A New Value Proposition for Pharma

Further insights from the podium as the Pharma Integrates panellists tackle changing product and technological developments and a new patient-payer value chain, and ponder whether the future of pharma is in the hands of drug manufacturing companies In recent years, successful science has improved R&D productivity and new technologies have turned life-threatening conditions into manageable chronic diseases. [...]

Symcel Secures €3.6 Million Horizon 2020 Phase II Grant for the Clinical Validation of Customised Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing

Symcel, the company behind the revolutionary cell-based assay tool for real-time cell metabolism measurements, calScreener, has secured €3.572 million Horizon 2020 funding to support the company’s evaluation of improved combination testing of antibiotics against extensively drug-resistant bacteria in sepsis patients. The project runs for 28 months with a consortium of internationally recognised academic and clinical [...]

Ono Pharmaceutical Shows Strength in Strategic Alliance Deals

A lucrative licensing agreement deal was announced on 12 October between US-based Karyopharm Therapeutics and Japan’s Ono Pharmaceutical for the development and commercialization of Karyopharm’s lead novel compound selinexor and KPT-8602, which are indicated for all oncology indications for Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong and AESEAN countries, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. [...]

Quanticate Launches Statistical Monitoring Services Following the ICH GCP E6(R2) Addendum

Quanticate, a data-focused clinical research organisation (CRO), has launched its centralised statistical monitoring service ( as an extension of its statistical consultancy offering in response to recent amendments to the International Conference of Harmonisation (ICH) Good Clinical Practice (GCP) E6(R2) guidelines. The new service will offer Quanticate’s customers statistical consultancy that incorporates a risk-based approach [...]

Pharma Integrates 2017 Delivers a Strong Message to Industry

Returning to London for its landmark sixth year, the annual Pharma Integrates event, which took place on 15–16 November at the Grange City Hotel, drew top-tier, straight-talking industry experts to the stage to tackle the critical issues of the moment With 372 attendees, 99 speakers, 31 sponsors and 14 channel partners in one place, Pharma [...]

Data-Driven Personas Help Take the Edge Off Risked-Based Life Science Contracts

Few recent trends have had as profound an effect on life sciences organisations as the healthcare industry’s transition to value-based care with its focus on outcomes. No longer is it enough to deliver drugs and devices that have proven to be effective in clinical trials. Today, life sciences organisations are being asked to assume part [...]

Oxford Genetics Licenses SnapFast Expression Vectors to Twist Bioscience

Oxford Genetics, a leader in innovative synthetic, biology based technologies for biologics discovery, development and delivery, has announced a new licensing agreement with Twist Bioscience Corporation, a company enabling customers to succeed through its offering of rapid, high-quality synthetic DNA. Oxford Genetics will supply Twist Bioscience with its SnapFast technology platform to provide a broad range of [...]

Medherant wins Excellence in Science and Technology Award

Medherant is delighted to announce they have been awarded the Excellence in Science & Technology Award at the Coventry Telegraph Business Awards. These Awards are a celebration of companies in Coventry and Warwickshire that have achieved success for themselves, their staff and their customers. The award recognises Medherant’s rapid progress and innovation in the development of next-generation [...]

Singapore’s Pharmaceutical Market Value to Reach $1.15 Billion by 2021

Singapore’s pharmaceutical market is expected to expand from $903 million in 2016 to $1.15 billion by 2021, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. The company’s latest report, CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape – Singapore, reveals that Singapore’s healthcare market is driven by universal access to health insurance schemes and world-class biomedical sciences research [...]

TraceLink Achieves Highest Revenue in Q3 2017, Driven by Record Growth of More Than 230% in EMEA and India

TraceLink Inc., the world’s largest track and trace network for connecting the life sciences supply chain and providing real-time information sharing for better patient outcomes, has announced financial and company results for the third quarter of 2017. Growth highlights for the third quarter of 2017 include: An 84% year-over-year increase in Q3 revenue, including revenue growth [...]