Tag Archives: Technology

Trending: Wearables and Invisibles

I can’t help imagining the cocktail party of 2018 as a scene from one of those a low-budget sci-fi film aired late at night. Imagine: A living room packed with people too busy to chat with each other as they balance their drinks with one hand and monitor their sleeves of devices and smartphones with […]
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Venn Life Sciences Puts LabSkin in the Game

Just think what Frankenstein could do with this product. It looks like skin, feels like skin, but it’s not skin. It’s LabSkin, a facsimile, being manufactured by a clinical research group Venn Life Sciences. Demand for replacement technologies stemmed from the European Union ban on selling cosmetics tested on animals in March 2013, proving where […]
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The Pulsing Pharmaceutical: Bioelectronics

GSK Lights a Spark around Bioelectronics Dominating the frontier of medicines discovery is a simple, endlessly challenging question: if not a drug, then what?  Industry science has evolved from the chemical roots of the small molecule to the biologics synthesized from living organisms, but the delivery mechanism – pill or injectable – is basically the […]
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Why the Smartwatch Should Make Time for Health

Smartwatches need health data to matter, writes Peter Houston. Still getting used to the idea of a smartphone? Better be quick, the smartwatch is on its way … or maybe not if iOS is your tech platform of choice. Despite usual whirl of rumours that accompany any major product announcement from Apple, the much imagined […]
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How to Win in the Diabetes Space

Novo Nordisk’s SVP of national diabetes sales speaks with PharmExec about a new field force technology initiative, implications of the Sunshine Act, and why Victoza sales won’t slow down anytime soon. At a time when meaningful growth at most big pharma companies is happening in emerging markets – and nowhere else – Novo’s 2Q earnings […]
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