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15 May, 2014Driving Over the Drug Development Valley of Death


It’s a long, hard road that begins with the identification of a promising drug candidate and ends with its introduction to the marketplace….

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13 May, 2014Failure of Drug Development Programs for Chronic Diseases


With the increasing need for effective drug development for chronic diseases, collaborations and partnerships between private and public sectors are formed. We invited…

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05 May, 2014How Misleading Are The High Drug Prices?


“The $1000 Pill.” “The Quest: $84,000 Miracle Cure Costs Less Than $150 to Make.” “A Billion a Year for Costly Drug Treatment.” These…

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28 Apr, 2014Important Discovery In Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma By A Teen Patient


Elena Simon is just an average teenage girl, one who enjoys dancing and acting, and plans on attending Harvard in the fall to…

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20 Mar, 2014The Trials of Rare Disease Clinical Research


While we previously discussed how rare disease research has dramatically increased in both academic and industrial research, clinical trials of potential rare disease…

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