Tag Archives: Oncology
By Guest Blogger | Published: May 12, 2014
by Matthew Cook and Sebastien Morisot In light of the risks and challenges inherent in the development of oncologics, some biopharma companies are beginning to question whether oncology remains an attractive therapeutic area in which to invest limited research, development, and commercialization resources.
By Ben Comer | Published: April 9, 2014
An industry and academic data-sharing project went live on Tuesday, nearly a year after the platform was expected to launch. Visitors to the site – no credentials needed – can register and access de-identified clinical data from the comparator arms of nine oncology trials, with more to come. Project DataSphere, the newest data transparency and […]
By William Looney | Published: March 18, 2014
Despite its importance as a vital indicator of overall population health status, cancer suffers from an information deficit – particularly when considered from a global perspective. The American Society of Clinical Oncology [ASCO], the lead professional group in this space, is now working to rectify at least part of the gap with the launch of […]
By Julian Upton | Published: February 11, 2014
Approximately $12.7 billion has been invested in Latin America’s (LATAM’s) pharmaceutical market through mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in recent years. And with untapped potential identified in countries across the region, companies are expected to seize upon further opportunities to drive future growth, says a new report from GlobalData.
By Guest Blogger | Published: November 12, 2013
By Howard Deutsch, Associate Principal, ZS Associates (Sponsored Content) Oncology-market access doesn’t “just happen” anymore. As competition in the U.S. health-care market only continues to intensify, oncology-drug companies will need a good corporate strategy to ensure physician uptake and payer coverage of therapies. Having strong clinical data isn’t enough, especially as stakeholders grow ever more […]