Limits of drug repurposing

A new study at Cambridge Judge Business School demonstrates how rare it is to find entirely new uses for existing medications

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CPhI Worldwide announces winners of fifteenth Pharma Awards

The full list of winners from the annual 2018 CPhI Pharma Awards has been released

Pathogens in the fire line of electron beam radiation

The Fraunhofer Institute has developed a process for continuous inactivation of pathogen used in the manufacture of ...

Research warns of negative antibiotic effect on mitochondria in humans

University of Eastern Finland has found that ciprofloxacin has dramatic effects on the mitochondrial genome

In vivo models to target respiratory diseases

Envigo’s Steve Jordan offers intuitive analysis and insights into methods of optimising in vivo efficacy studies and ...

Needle-free vaccine collaboration for emergent threat pathogens

Enesi Pharma has entered a research and development collaboration with Public Health England

Psychotropic polypharmacy found to be common in Alzheimer’s disease

Up to half of people with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) use a psychotropic drug, and one in five uses two or more ...

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Catalent selected to provide oral delivery systems for GB Sciences

The partnership will tackle the first-ever formulations of APIs containing up to nine cannabinoids and terpenoids for ...

DuPont study shows role for nasal microbiota in response to viruses

A collaborative clinical study between DuPont Nutrition & Health, the University of Virginia and 4Pharma indicates that ...

Miniaturised organ equivalents for drug testing

Dr Reyk Horland, VP Business Development of TissUse, speaks to Angharad Baldwin of Manufacturing Chemist about a ...

The nanozyme that uses light to kill bacteria

Scientists at the RMIT University in Australia have created a nanozyme with antimicrobial properties with huge ...

Global partnership to expand pharma biocatalysis uptake

Codexis, Inc. and Porton Pharma Solutions recently announced a strategic collaboration to deploy Codexis’ world-leading ...

Nanoform makes €7m investment in patented nanoparticle technology

The money will be used to further develop its best-in-class nanonisation capabilities by funding a new GMP-compliant ...

Biotherapeutics powerhouse launched by CRUK in London

Cancer patients across the capital will now have the opportunity to take part in pioneering research as part of their ...