Genetic discoveries have taken place in narrow population groups, say researchers, who for the first time, reveal that such studies are concentrated in a handful of countries – and conducted by a ‘tight-knit group of researchers.’
The EMA recently outlined five strategic goals with a focus on fostering clinical trial innovation, optimizing capabilities in modeling and simulation, as well as exploiting AI and investing in special populations, among other objectives.
Driven by a more than 20% increase in adverse event volumes, Iqvia has developed a SaaS safety platform designed to reduce the cost and complexity of pharmacovigilance activities – and help companies add value back into their business, says VP.
Awareness around the potential opportunities created by artificial intelligence has never been higher, but pharma’s biggest challenge in 2019 will be adopting and scaling the right technology to improve patient outcomes, says an industry executive.
The biopharma industry is on the precipice of making personalized medicine a reality with access to massive amounts of data, computing power, and artificial intelligence to run in silico clinical trials, says GNS Healthcare CEO.
Global regulatory agencies had a busy 2018. Here, we take a look back at some of the key developments throughout the year, as the industry navigated challenging politics, pressure to increase transparency, and the rapidly evolving digital health space.
The owners of Synteract, Amulet Capital Partners, have acquired a global health communications and market access group with plans to merge it with Peloton Advantage, which it purchased earlier this year.