Accelerating Drug Discovery and Development Using Genomics

| February 23, 2018

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The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) has the principal goal of accelerating development of next-generation drugs for treating multiple myeloma. By making targeted investments in key research areas such as genomics and epigenetics, the MMRF is helping to elucidate the basic biology of multiple.

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Pharma Gerke is a pharmaceutical company which distributes parallel imported EU-pharmaceuticals. It's the ambition to supply high quality pharmaceuticals at low costs - for the benefit of the health care system. Pharma Gerke also sees itself as a service company which can import and export pharmaceuticals with its international network. Thus, even pharmaceuticals for clinical studies can be procured.

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Article | March 26, 2020

Big pharma stocks have been clobbered during the coronavirus-caused stock market crash. You can count the number of drugmakers with market caps of $25 billion or more whose shares haven't dropped by double-digit percentages on one hand -- and have several fingers left over. Three big pharma stocks have plunged the most: AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV), Bristol Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY), and Pfizer (NYSE:PFE). But are these stocks smart picks to buy right now?

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Pharma Gerke is a pharmaceutical company which distributes parallel imported EU-pharmaceuticals. It's the ambition to supply high quality pharmaceuticals at low costs - for the benefit of the health care system. Pharma Gerke also sees itself as a service company which can import and export pharmaceuticals with its international network. Thus, even pharmaceuticals for clinical studies can be procured.

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