Glioblastoma Nanomedicine Breaks through Blood-Brain Barrier in Mice

Glioblastoma Nanomedicine Breaks through Blood-Brain Barrier in Mice

Researchers from the University of Michigan report they have developed a new synthetic protein nanoparticle capable of passing through the nearly impermeable blood-brain barrier (BBB) in mice that could deliver cancer-killing drugs directly to malignant…

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How can nanomedicine be applied to cannabis?

How can nanomedicine be applied to cannabis?

Imagine a world in which a tiny nanorobot could deliver a specific cannabinoid directly to your endocannabinoid (ECS) receptors. The nanorobot would be thousands of times smaller than the breadth of a human hair and…

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Attacks on biotech and pharmaceutical industry escalate

Attacks on biotech and pharmaceutical industry escalate

Attacks on the biotech and pharmaceutical industry had increased by 50% between 2019 and 2020, according to a BlueVoyant report. The report highlighted that nation-states are ramping up cyber attacks on companies that are developing…

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Inpixon Mapping Selected By Leading Pharmaceutical Corporation To Facilitate Tracking Of COVID-19 Vaccine-Related Assets

Inpixon Mapping Selected By Leading Pharmaceutical Corporation To Facilitate Tracking Of COVID-19 Vaccine-Related Assets

Inpixon, the Indoor Intelligence company, announced that Inpixon Mapping has been selected by one of the world’s premier pharmaceutical companies to provide the visualization required for tracking its critical COVID-19 vaccine-related assets. Inpixon Mapping is currently contracted…

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Big Pharma’s Hot Streak — and What Could Stop It

Big Pharma’s Hot Streak — and What Could Stop It

Adopting the pricing policies of inferior healthcare systems is a mistake. The pharmaceutical industry is on a bit of a hot streak. Last Monday, Pfizer announced promising results for its coronavirus vaccine. Later that day, Eli…

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Pharmaceutical Industry Continues To Bet Big On AI, Says Globaldata

Pharmaceutical Industry Continues To Bet Big On AI, Says Globaldata

Declining pharmaceutical research and development (R&D) efficiency has been an ongoing problem inpharmaceutical sector. With emerging technologies reshaping various business, pharma is looking to capitalize on artificial intelligence (AI) to streamline operating models and address R&D’s productivity challenges, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.…

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Pharmaceutical industry sees increase in mobile phishing encounters

Pharmaceutical industry sees increase in mobile phishing encounters

Lookout’s newest Pharmaceutical Industry Threat Report shows attackers have turned to spear phishing campaigns to steal employees’ login data or deliver malicious payloads to their mobile devices to compromise the infrastructure of pharma companies.  Malicious actors are focused…

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Warren Buffett makes big investment in US pharmaceutical firms

Warren Buffett makes big investment in US pharmaceutical firms

Berkshire Hathaway bought $5.7bn worth of shares in four companies in third quarter The investment company run by billionaire investor Warren Buffett bet $5.7bn (£4.3bn) on pharmaceutical companies during the third quarter of 2020, as the sector…

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Pfizer isn’t the only pharmaceutical company with a Covid-19 vaccine – South Korea’s Celltrion does too, but who’s the biotech billionaire behind it?

Pfizer isn’t the only pharmaceutical company with a Covid-19 vaccine – South Korea’s Celltrion does too, but who’s the biotech billionaire behind it?

He started at Samsung and Daewoo Motors, but when Seo Jung-jin lost his job he turned to biosimilars, even borrowing money from loan sharks to fund his company – now he’s the second-richest man in…

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Joe Biden team to hold meetings with pharmaceutical companies on coronavirus fight

Joe Biden team to hold meetings with pharmaceutical companies on coronavirus fight

President-elect Joe Biden’s team will begin meeting with Pfizer Inc and other pharmaceutical companies within days as they continue the transition to a new administration amid the escalating coronavirus pandemic, his chief of staff said…

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