Treating COVID-19: A pharmaceutical executive’s view

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Cedric Francois, the CEO of pharmaceutical company Apellis, discusses possible approaches to treating COVID-19 patients. Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical Products

A ‘GOLD standard’ in brand growth for Japan’s pharmaceutical market

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Our GOLD standard will help transform your pharmaceutical brand and achieve accelerated growth. Asia-Pacific

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Change in the Japanese pharmaceutical market: Cradle of innovation or grave of corporate profits?

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsUnderstanding structural shifts in the market can help pharma stakeholders innovate and, ultimately, deliver benefits for patients.

What’s behind the pharmaceutical sector’s M&A push

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There are lessons for other industries in the way pharma companies use mergers to innovate, work more efficiently, and bolster product portfolios. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights

How Precision Medicine Will Transform the Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Industries

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And although the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries know this is the way forward, they face some significant hurdles Precision medicine combines business opportunities with clinical health benefits.

Innovating at the speed of the 21st century in pharmaceuticals

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The CEO of Eli Lilly offers perspectives on accelerating change in the industry. Our Insights

The Pharmaceutical Industry Needs a Customer-Centric Digital Transformation - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM INDEGENE

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Sponsor content from Indegene. Innovation Customer service Technology Sponsor Content

Ten battlegrounds for digital and analytics in life sciences

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsLife-sciences companies have yet to realize the full potential of digital and analytics. Pioneers are finding success by focusing on entire parts of the business system rather than use case projects.

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Designing an agile transformation in pharma R&D

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Pharmaceutical companies are increasingly turning to the concept of agility to help them transform their R&D functions. Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical Products

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Why tech transfer may be critical to beating COVID-19

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsHow quickly COVID-19 vaccine production ramps up will depend on technology transfer—the capabilities and processes that can speed vaccines from development to manufacturing. Are we ready?

The Bio Revolution: Innovations transforming economies, societies, and our lives

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsAdvances in biological science could transform economies and societies, helping to tackle global challenges from climate change to pandemics.

The European path to reimbursement for digital health solutions

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsThe “fail fast and break things” approach that tech start-ups favor probably won’t work in healthcare. A slower, more deliberate route to market and reimbursement is required.

Why the Pharmaceutical Industry is Booming in Japan - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN

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That rule of life is no secret to pharmaceutical companies across the globe. Japan remains the world’s second-biggest pharmaceuticals market, behind only the United States and China. The biggest change for pharma in Japan was the 2014 revision of the nation’s keystone pharmaceuticals law, renamed the PMD Act—for pharmaceutical and medical devices. Older people need more medicine.

How COVID-19 changes the game for biopharma in China

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsBiopharmas should consider five areas as they deal with the crisis.

Medtech’s call to action: Meeting the demand surge caused by COVID-19

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsFive interventions have helped manufacturers ease supply constraints for medtech products during the pandemic. Important lessons have been learned along the way.

COVID-19 exposes a critical shortage of oxygen in developing countries

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsThe COVID-19 crisis is exacerbating what is considered a critical vulnerability in the health infrastructure of many developing countries—a severe shortage of medical oxygen.

How US companies are planning for a safe return to the workplace

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsIn a new survey of 100 executives, respondents expect most employees to be working on-site by December. To do so, they are implementing a range of interventions that could transform how people work.

On pins and needles: Will COVID-19 vaccines ‘save the world’?

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsInnovators are sprinting to develop inoculations against the novel coronavirus. Here, we summarize the latest information on research timelines and the potential impact of a vaccine on the pandemic—and society.

COVID-19 and cell and gene therapy: How to keep innovation on track

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsCell and gene therapies promise life-changing treatments, but the pandemic has hit the sector hard. A survey reveals the extent of the disruption and suggests actions to help companies become more resilient.

Creating value from next-generation real-world evidence

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsLeading pharma companies are applying advanced analytics to real-world evidence generation to deliver impact at scale. How can leaders keep innovating, and what should others do to catch up?

A vision for medical affairs in 2025

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsFour core areas of medical-affairs activity combine to maximize patient experiences and outcomes.

GSK’s Brian McNamara on the business impact of COVID-19

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsThe CEO of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare discusses the global challenges and possibilities of the next normal and the shifts now underway in consumer behavior.

Bioelectronics ‘jump-start’ the next wave of device therapeutics

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Blurring the lines between pharmaceuticals and medical technology, cybermedicine has the potential to become a pillar of medical treatment and play a key role in the future of medtech innovation. Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical Products

Managing China’s growing oncology burden

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsSignificant increases in incidence rates have made cancer a high priority in China. Progress has resulted from innovative treatments and greater access to care, yet much more needs to be done.

White Coats, Black Scientists

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Race Pharmaceuticals Digital ArticleHow scientific institutions can address systemic racism.

Machine learning and therapeutics 2.0: Avoiding hype, realizing potential

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsSix levers can help healthcare and pharma players achieve better outcomes when using machine learning.

Improving patient adherence through data-driven insights

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A McKinsey study points to areas pharmaceutical companies can address to combat this long-standing industry issue. Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsWhen patients fail to follow prescribed medical regimens, outcomes suffer.

Thermo Fisher Scientific CEO Marc Casper on provisioning the front lines in the pandemic

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Governments, healthcare providers, and pharmaceutical companies are battling COVID-19 on different fronts. Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsThermo Fisher Scientific is at the nexus of all of these endeavors.

Driving the next wave of innovation in CAR T-cell therapies

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsUnlocking the full potential of CAR T-cell therapies requires investment in four areas.

How Zoetis’s new CEO reset priorities and empowered employees during the pandemic

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsKristin Peck explains how letting local managers make their own decisions has helped the animal-health company to weather the COVID-19 crisis successfully.

COVID-19: Overcoming supply shortages for diagnostic testing

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsTesting is considered critical to containing COVID-19, yet many countries have encountered diagnostic-supply shortages. Understanding where constraints lie could help efforts to scale testing.

Digital therapeutics and pharma: A blueprint for success from Sanofi’s Bozidar Jovicevic

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsSanofi’s global head of digital therapeutics talks about the benefits of digital therapeutics in improving health outcomes in patients.

Programming life: An interview with Jennifer Doudna

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsThe co-discoverer of CRISPR-Cas9 speaks with partner Michael Chui about how genetics technology can expand coronavirus testing and what the future holds for the Bio Revolution.

The rise and rise of medtech in Asia

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsHow can medtech companies thrive in the world’s fastest-growing market?

Biotech in Europe: A strong foundation for growth and innovation

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Insights on Pharmaceuticals & Medical ProductsEuropean companies have an opportunity to play a stronger role in the industry by focusing on three factors.