Category: Discovery To Market

Explore the challenges facing drug discovery and research, including regulation and safety, and the process and costs of bringing them to market

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Coronavirus Vaccine Development – Look Before You Leap

Nothing short of a medical miracle, a coronavirus vaccine seem close to being available to the public. Just months after its rapid spread throughout the world, scientists are working around the clock to deliver much-needed protection against the deadly virus....

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How Methamphetamine Fueled Blitzkrieg and Beyond

The initial success of Nazi Germany in World War II is largely attributed to the strategy of Blitzkrieg ??? quick, surprise maneuvers through enemy territory that left their opponents with little time to react. The tremendous physical and mental strain...

Biologic Drugs – The Future of Medicine

Biologics is the buzzword within drug discovery these days. The days of small molecule therapeutics are numbered, with pharmaceutical companies and research institutes shifting their focus to large molecule ‘biologics’. Despite being extremely complex to design and study, the advantages...

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New Ebola Drugs Signal End for Deadly Virus

A major milestone in drug discovery and development was achieved in the summer of 2019. Two drug candidates developed to combat the Ebola epidemic in Africa – REGN-EB3 and mAb114 – produced remarkable results in clinical trials, effectively neutralizing the...