AMR - a global threat
27 Sep 2019
A hot topic on everyone’s lips at the moment is Climate Change and its predicted impact on our way of life. We are warned that rising global.
Budding opportunities for pharma
26 Sep 2019
With shifting attitudes surrounding cannabis-based drugs, it is essential to explore the array of benefits this may have for patients and the.
From data to drugs - a brief introduction to AI in drug discovery
25 Sep 2019
The road to an approved drug is well known to be an arduous journey. Recent estimates put the cost of bringing a new drug to market at a figure of.
Medicinal cannabis: recent changes and future innovations
18 Jun 2019
Government policy on the prescription of cannabis-derived medicines has undergone some interesting and important changes over the past few months, both.
Protecting the ‘Trojan horse’ drug key to keeping a struggling field viable
20 May 2019
Dosage regimen patents: bruised but not beaten
28 Mar 2019
Ruling on the big pharma Actavis v ICOS case, the UK Supreme Court has found ICOS’s Cialis patent to be invalid for obviousness.
Playing for time: strategies that can help extend a drug's patent life
25 Mar 2019
Eight key themes from the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
14 Jan 2019
I’ve spent the last few days talking with biotech entrepreneurs, VC fund managers and lawyers attending the 37th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare.
The importance of Innovation Hubs in the UK's North West Region
02 Dec 2018
Life science ‘start-ups’, ‘spin-outs’ and SMEs are some of the most innovative businesses and are often based upon truly great technology and ideas..
Supreme Court decision signals bad news for patent holders
14 Nov 2018
The UK Supreme Court issued its decision today on the Warner Lambert vs Generics (UK) Ltd t/a Mylan. The decision concerns Swiss-form patent claims.
Development in the war on superbugs
29 Oct 2018
The spread of antibiotic-resistant infections is one of the most serious threats in modern medicine. Fuelled by the overuse of existing medicines, the.