DeepMind’s AI Predicts Structures for More Than 350,000 Proteins

In 2003, researchers sequenced approximately 92% of the human genome, a huge achievement and very recently researchers have completed the entire process. Now, the latest innovation in AI technology has predicted the structure of nearly the entire human proteome. The...

3 months ago
Biology,News

DeepMind’s AI Predicts Structures for More Than 350,000 Proteins

In 2003, researchers sequenced approximately 92% of the human genome, a huge achievement and very recently researchers have completed the entire process. Now, the latest innovation in AI technology has predicted the structure of nearly the entire human proteome. The...

3 months ago

COVID-19 Booster Controversy: Disputes Across the Pharma Industry

Despite almost two thirds of the adult population in the UK having been vaccinated, cases are on the rise, which appear to be associated with the highly-transmissible delta variant of COVID-19. According to The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control,...

3 months ago
Biology,News

COVID-19 Booster Controversy: Disputes Across the Pharma Industry

Despite almost two thirds of the adult population in the UK having been vaccinated, cases are on the rise, which appear to be associated with the highly-transmissible delta variant of COVID-19. According to The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control,...

3 months ago

COVID’s Impact on Innovations in Regulatory Affairs

While the impact of COVID-19 was significant in every area of the pharmaceutical sector, some of the most pandemic’s most overlooked impacts were within the regulatory space. From study design to submissions, the virus affected every aspect of drug regulation,...

4 months ago
Bioprocess,Regulatory Affairs,News

COVID’s Impact on Innovations in Regulatory Affairs

While the impact of COVID-19 was significant in every area of the pharmaceutical sector, some of the most pandemic’s most overlooked impacts were within the regulatory space. From study design to submissions, the virus affected every aspect of drug regulation,...

4 months ago

The Latest Advancements in Immuno-oncology: Checkpoint Inhibitors

Until now, patients with advanced cervical cancer had relatively low survival rates. The recent approval of Keytruda, a PD-1/PD-L1 checkpoint inhibitor, is the latest breakthrough for cervical cancer immunotherapy. The positive outcome from Merck & Co’s clinical trial now offers...

4 months ago
Oncology,Biology,News

The Latest Advancements in Immuno-oncology: Checkpoint Inhibitors

Until now, patients with advanced cervical cancer had relatively low survival rates. The recent approval of Keytruda, a PD-1/PD-L1 checkpoint inhibitor, is the latest breakthrough for cervical cancer immunotherapy. The positive outcome from Merck & Co’s clinical trial now offers...

4 months ago

Vaccines and Variants: How Do They Work?

As of 23 June 2021, there are 14 variants of COVID-19 which are of concern or under investigation in the UK, according to the UK government. The unique profile of COVID-19 enables rapid mutation, producing variants which are more transmissible...

4 months ago
R&D,Biology,News

Vaccines and Variants: How Do They Work?

As of 23 June 2021, there are 14 variants of COVID-19 which are of concern or under investigation in the UK, according to the UK government. The unique profile of COVID-19 enables rapid mutation, producing variants which are more transmissible...

4 months ago

Building a FAIR Culture in Pharma

The development of a ‘Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable’ (FAIR) data approach has been an exciting step towards an information-centric approach for the pharmaceutical industry. The potential benefits of this alternative approach to data management and accessibility could significantly support...

4 months ago
R&D,Bioinformatics,Data,News

Building a FAIR Culture in Pharma

The development of a ‘Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable’ (FAIR) data approach has been an exciting step towards an information-centric approach for the pharmaceutical industry. The potential benefits of this alternative approach to data management and accessibility could significantly support...

4 months ago

Utilising Machine Learning in Drug Discovery: Opportunities and Challenges

From artificial neural networks to predictive modelling, artificial intelligence (AI) is making its mark in the pharmaceutical industry. The ever-increasing cost of development, shorter timelines and rise in demand has seen the industry reach out to AI to help bring...

4 months ago
R&D,AI & ML,News

Utilising Machine Learning in Drug Discovery: Opportunities and Challenges

From artificial neural networks to predictive modelling, artificial intelligence (AI) is making its mark in the pharmaceutical industry. The ever-increasing cost of development, shorter timelines and rise in demand has seen the industry reach out to AI to help bring...

4 months ago

Emisphere’s Stockholders Sue Over Novo Nordisk Purchase

For daily articles on the latest pharma trends and innovations, as well as interviews with leading experts and in-depth industry White Papers, subscribe to PharmaFeatures.com. A trio of lawsuits are being levelled at Emisphere Technologies over its recent sale to Novo...

4 months ago
Investment,News

Emisphere’s Stockholders Sue Over Novo Nordisk Purchase

For daily articles on the latest pharma trends and innovations, as well as interviews with leading experts and in-depth industry White Papers, subscribe to PharmaFeatures.com. A trio of lawsuits are being levelled at Emisphere Technologies over its recent sale to Novo...

4 months ago

The Potential of Therapeutic Psychedelics Drugs: An Interview with Professor Albert Garcia-Romeu

Mental health conditions like addiction and diseases like Alzheimer’s represent a great unmet clinical need. Psychedelic research at preclinical stages have shown potential for positive neurological changes in the brain for models of depression, addiction and Alzheimer's. In a recent...

4 months ago
R&D,Precision and Personalised Medicine,Biology,News

The Potential of Therapeutic Psychedelics Drugs: An Interview with Professor Albert Garcia-Romeu

Mental health conditions like addiction and diseases like Alzheimer’s represent a great unmet clinical need. Psychedelic research at preclinical stages have shown potential for positive neurological changes in the brain for models of depression, addiction and Alzheimer's. In a recent...

4 months ago

Latest Advancements in Parkinson’s Treatment: CGT Shows Potential to Reverse Disease

Every hour, two more people are diagnosed with Parkinson’s in the UK and the global patient population continues to rise. To date, there are no disease-modifying therapies available on the market for Parkinson's (PD) patients. Pharmaceutical company Bayer is simultaneously...

4 months ago
CGT,Clinical Development,News

Latest Advancements in Parkinson’s Treatment: CGT Shows Potential to Reverse Disease

Every hour, two more people are diagnosed with Parkinson’s in the UK and the global patient population continues to rise. To date, there are no disease-modifying therapies available on the market for Parkinson's (PD) patients. Pharmaceutical company Bayer is simultaneously...

4 months ago