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My eyes are pretty useless so I’m typing mostly by memory of where the letters are on the keyboard. So excuse any mistakes that may happen as a result. 406 more words

Big Pharma: Taking a Drug from Theory to Research and Development

Did you know that it can take up to 15 years to develop one new medicine from the earliest stages of discovery to the time it is available for treating patients? 107 more words


A hedge funder is using an obscure new law to mess with drug companies

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Kyle Bass, the hedge fund manager and founder of Hayman Capital Management who made his reputation by betting correctly on the housing market in 2008, is using an obscure legal process to try to invalidate the patents that make… 819 more words

Pharma, We Already Have Our FDA Social Media Guidelines

Still waiting for the FDA to tell Pharma what we can do in Social Media? Folks, we already have our guidelines.

Reading an old article last night (note: from Jan 2014) made me realize some of the real reasons behind Pharma’s struggle with social media – and it’s not because of the FDA or lack of guidance. 622 more words

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Why Pharma Companies Should Invest in Brazil's Medical Market (and How)

Brazil, a signature country of South America, just surpassed 200 million residents. It is the main economy in Latin America and one of the most important at world level, regionally considered industrialized in spite of the variety of income, from very low in rural and peripheral areas to very high in the most populous cities. 88 more words

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