regenerative medicine

Guest Blog: “How to deliver the magic bullet in regenerative medicine”

One concept that worked well at for World Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress 2015 was the round table sessions. To be honest, I arrived a sceptic wondering how much more I would gain from the sessions, perhaps an hour sitting uncomfortably trying to engage in debate. The answer – a window into each company’s current work or the question …

Early Clinical Trials: What is different?

Paul Williamson, Janssen Research and Development, joined us at the 9th Annual World Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress to present on ‘Early Clinical Trials: What is different?’ Download this presentation now to find out: New Work Streams New Challenges Refinement of a Surgical Delivery System Regulation restrictions …and much more! Get your copy here! If you are interested in …

“Crowd sourcing drug development”. Can it really lead to drug repositioning?

After the NCATS pilot program ‘Discovering New Therapeutic Uses for Existing Molecules' was launched in May, a lot has been discussed about its potential and the actual feasibility to reposition one or some of the 58 compounds contributed by the eight big pharma joining the project. Experts in the field of drug repurposing say that there's very little opportunity for …

Janssen’s Nucynta ER repositioning to ease diabetic peripheral neuropathy

It's interesting how often has become the disclosure of new successful cases of drug repositioning. But is seems that serendipity still plays a major role in that process, as we see pharma approaching it quite differently and none has successfully streamlined drug repositioning. Janssen's Nucynta ER is the first opioid drug to be approved by the FDA to be used …

#Biotech teaming up with Grammy nominated singer all for a good cause

Janssen Biotech have teamed up with Grammy nominated singer, songwriter, producer and prostate cancer survivor Charlie Wilson to raise awareness among African-American men and their families about prostate cancer. Making Awareness a Priority: Putting Prostate Cancer on the M.A.P brings together leading voices to advocate health problems and education. With the highest incidence of prostate cancer of any race in …