Category: R&D

Eliminating Silos: Dismantling the Frankenstein of Clinical R&D

Clinical Informatics News Contributed Commentary In January 2017, there were 4,003 pharmaceutical companies with nearly 15,000 drugs in the pipeline. Yet only 1 in 5 drugs actually make it to market. Technology inherently aims to streamline processes, eliminate manual effort and create efficiencies, but is technology still doing this for clinical research?
 
 
 
 
http://www.clinicalinformaticsnews.com/2018/03/05/eliminating-silos-dismantling-frankenstein-clinical-rnd.aspx

Scientist.com Raises $24M for “Pharma Markets” that Outsource R&D

San Diego’s Scientist.com set out in 2006 to disrupt part of the pharmaceutical business by providing an Amazon-like approach to the business of hiring contract research organizations (CROs). The company, which operates a network of online markets for outsourcing biomedical research services and supplies, has raised $24 million in a new round of venture funding. […] http://www.xconomy.com/san-diego/2017/05/15/scientist-com-raises-24m-for-pharma-markets-that-outsource-rd/