Drug Discovery : Natural products for lead discovery

In day 2 of the Biopharma Convention , the Drug Discovery session discussed on natural products and the birth of new technologies to cater to the needs for drug discovery

Ever heard of the sentence ,” Teaching an old dog new tricks” ?.
This was what being shared by Martin Everett , Head of Research MerLion Pharmaceutical , Singapore.

It was shared that the Natural Products have ecome more compatible in the region , in which they have to bring in Industrial Drug Discovery because it was of a high volume and of lower costs.

He also added a few points on the nest generetion sequencing , synthetic biology and high content screening where drugs and diseases can be identified with the use of advanced technology in the region.

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