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Funding overview for the pharmaceutical industry and outlook for 2020

Published on 02/03/20 at 12:07pm

This article was originally published in the January/February 2020 issue of Pharmafocus.

With the advent of a New Year, Michael Jewell, Partner, Healthcare at Cavendish Corporate Finance, looks back to 2019 and beyond to give his predictions for the value and volume of mergers and acquisitions activity in 2020.

The world needs a better plan for cancer survival by 2030

Published on 30/09/19 at 11:22am

Beginning on 24 September, the UN will convene in New York for its annual General Assermbly. Dr Christian Rommel, Roche´s Global Head of Pharma Research & Early Development (pRED) Oncology, discusses the event’s ambitious call to arms to “build a healthier world”, and the transformative and uncompromising path that will need to be laid ahead in order to make that a reality over the next decade.

Hearing loss and inner ear disorders: The next frontier for pharmaceutical success?

Published on 18/10/18 at 12:01pm

Nawal Ouzren, CEO of Sensorion, examines the latest therapies and developments emerging in the difficult-to-treat world of human ear disorders, which paint a promising picture for patients with such conditions.

Disabling hearing loss and other inner ear disorders affect more than 360 million people worldwide, with approximately one billion additional people at risk, according to the World Health Organization. Hearing loss is triggered by many factors, with ageing and noise exposure being two of the most common causes.

The value of measuring biotech Board performance

Published on 04/10/18 at 12:06pm

Nick Stephens of The RSA Group discusses the importance of stopping to quantify the effectiveness of board members within life sciences, and offers guidance on how to manage this effectively.

Are we prepared for the ‘real world’?

Published on 02/03/17 at 11:59am

Dr Dilruwan Chaminda Herath, Medical Director for Chiesi Group, discusses whether the lack of impetus to push for recruitment of individuals with good clinical trials practice could impact pharma and life sciences, especially when real world data is already beginning to change the face of the industry.

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