20 May 2020 News
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected at least 188 countries across the world barring a handful. Having robust health services became critical, although contact tracing, lockdown measures, and timely treatment were...
11 May 2020 Analysis
To accelerate drugs through the early stages of clinical development and into large-scale UK studies, the UK Government’s Covid-19 Therapeutics Taskforce has created the ACCORD programme, with BerGenBio’s bemcentinib the...
7 May 2020 Analysis
It is going to take at least a year for a Covid-19 vaccine to be available; in the meantime, drugs, both novel and repurposed, could provide a quicker alternative for...
7 May 2020 News
The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in India has proposed the testing of sepsis treatment drug as a vaccine for Covid-19.
4 May 2020 Comment
With many healthcare systems stretching their available resources to the breaking point in an attempt to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic, and trends shifting towards digitalisation and patient-centred virtual care,...
4 May 2020 Analysis
As climate change makes its presence felt, is pharma ready to play a leading role in addressing the global health threats that global warming presents? With the anticipated growth of...
3 May 2020 Analysis
Covid-19 features as Pharmaceutical Technology lists ten of the most popular tweets on infectious diseases in April 2020, based on data from GlobalData’s Influencer Platform. The top tweets were chosen...
29 April 2020 Analysis
Central to the fight against Covid-19 is the clinical development of drugs, including novel compounds and those already approved for other indications. One way to support these efforts is through...
23 April 2020 Comment
With the continuing global devastation caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, researchers worldwide are reviewing all available data to identify key trends that could play a role in combating Covid-19. The...