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Rethinking Drug Discovery & Research Models in India

Drug discovery is a high risk, high return business. Despite the intrinsic risks, pharma companies continue to invest heavily in R&D to improve the quality of life of patients in needs of treatment. While capital is important in R&D outcomes, innovation-based organisations need to understand the best model to adopt to speed up the process in bringing discoveries to useful commercial …

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Press-release: Mednet Solutions announces technology partnership with Algorics

May 19, 2016 Minnetonka, Minn. & Houston, Texas – MedNet Solutions, an innovative SaaS-based eClinical technology company that supports the entire spectrum of clinical research, and Algorics, a provider of cloud-based clinical analytics solutions and software for the global life sciences industry, today unveiled their strategic technology partnership designed to provide superior risk based monitoring (RBM) functionality to MedNet’s customers …

“Attracting and Sustaining Big Pharma Acquisition & Investment”

Robert Hariri of Celgene Cellular Therapeutics  joined us for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress USA 2014 to present about ‘ Attracting and Sustaining Big Pharma Acquisition & Investment’  Download his presentation now to learn about: The value of innovation Innovation: Longer Life Through Better Medicines The payoff of biomedical innovation What attracts big pharma to our industry? …and much more! Get your copy …

3 Key Takeaways from BioPharma Asia Convention 2015

Just over a month ago, BioPharma Asia Convention celebrated its 8th success in Singapore. With a larger focus of areas including vaccines, novel biologics, generics and more, the event gathered the APAC region for a good 3 days of networking and learning. Kelvin of Lionbridge has shared an elaborate post on what he discovered by not just attending the event, …

Building and Sustaining Strategic Relationships – Interview with Samir Shah

Relationships form the basis of any successful partnership. Trust and transparency are but two of the many factors that attribute to a strong and stable relationships. While it is easy to form such relationships, it is an upheaval task that requires consistency, diligence and sheer determination to maintain them. Sometime back, Samir Shah, Chief Operating Officer, PRA Health Sciences joined …

GSK China’s bribery scandal resolved with heavy sentence

A few months ago, GlaxoSmithKline was shamefaced with its scandal in China, involving embezzlement of public property and bribery to then deputy health commission chief, Dr. Fengping Huang. A majority of hospitals in China are state-run and are financially, minimally supported by the government. To supplement their unsatisfactory income, doctors often accept a sum to prioritize patients who require expensive …

TotalBioPharma LIVE with BioSingapore

Q : “How many biotechs are there in Singapore?” A : “There are around 200 biotechs but if you are talking about the successful ones, there are only a handful.” This was one of many candid answers given by the expert panel made up of Singapore’s leading minds in the biopharmaceutical sector at the TotalBioPharma Live in Singapore meetup yesterday, …

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Biomedical Sciences industry in Singapore: Landscape & Trends

The Biomedical Sciences (BMS) industry was identified as the fourth pillar of Singapore’s economy in 2000. To date, Singapore has become a hub in Asia for cutting research in BMS as well as for development of biotechnology & medical technology products. The manufacturing of pharmaceuticals, biotechnology & medical technology products by more than 100 companies exceed S$30 billion each year; …

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How to increase your chances of securing funds for your cell therapy

Are you seeking investment to further fund your cell therapy research and development? Or perhaps you are looking for finance in order to commercialise and gain market access? Whatever the motivation, Terrapinn’s Investor Forum can help you move your business forward, closer to those patients who need your therapy the most, but act now as time is running out to …