All articles by Laura Husband

Laura Husband

Pharma Technology Focus – Issue 22

In this issue we explore the measures being taken to stop cheap drugs being resold for higher prices outside of Europe, GSK’s pledge to be more transparent, how the future of painkiller drug development could be a case of no pain, no gain, and lots more.

Pharma Technology Focus – Issue 19

Research & Development Issue: In this issue we find out why small biotech companies take the innovative edge in new drug development, check out the new push for Alzheimer’s research, the search for a better TB treatment and new schizophrenia discoveries.

Pharma Technology Focus – Issue 15

How groundbreaking research in nanotechnology is leading to exciting new drug delivery technologies that could change the way medicines are delivered forever.

Under your skin – redefining drug delivery with implantable microchips

Pill popping and injections are routine but could a wirelessly controlled microchip change drug delivery forever? Laura Husband finds out whether a recent MIT project to embed a microchip directly under a patient’s skin could improve drug delivery and change lives, not only for the short term, but for a lifetime.

Pharma Technology Focus – Issue 13

From advances in robotic research to new cures for addictions and life-threatening diseases, drug developers are opening up new frontiers.