Bladder Cancer: Profile and Drug Development

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Bladder Cancer forms in the layers of the bladder wall, most commonly the innermost urothelium layer.

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Syngene is a leading Asian CRO that provides a broad range of discovery, development, manufacturing and clinical development solutions to biopharma companies. Syngene's clinical development services span a broad spectrum of activities including human pharmacology, bioanalytical research, central laboratory, clinical operations, medical writing, medical monitoring, safety management, pharmacovigilance, clinical data management & biostatistics and regulatory services supporting early-phase through late-phase clinical development programs.

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Pfizer Won’t Win the Coronavirus Pharma War

Article | March 6, 2020

Shares of Pfizer jumped more than 6% on Wednesday, after the company announced a plan to test some of its antiviral products as a potential treatment for the coronavirus from China. More than 35 million shares traded on the news — about 48% more than normal — as investors looked for any positive news from the pharma community after the recent selloff. So, does this mean that Pfizer stock is turning the corner?

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Do Clinical Trial Delays Mean Trouble for Pharmaceutical Stocks?

Article | March 6, 2020

Pharmaceutical stocks have been somewhat of a safe haven for investors as the coronavirus outbreak spread from China to the rest of the world. But as the pandemic deepened, now resulting in more than 782,000 cases worldwide, even these "safer" companies are beginning to feel the effects. The U.S. is now the coronavirus epicenter, with the most cases -- more than 161,000 as of today. Initial concerns for drugmakers had to do with the supply of active pharmaceutical ingredients, which often come from China. The worry was that pharmaceutical companies wouldn't be able to produce enough of their drugs for patients.

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Top Pharmaceutical Firms Urge FDA to Adopt Blockchain for Drug Tracking

Article | March 6, 2020

Leading market participants in the United States pharmaceutical industry, logistics firms, distributors and other stakeholders in the pharma supply chain have come together to publish a report buttressing the need for industry players to adopt blockchain for tracking prescription drugs, following the successful completion of a DLT pilot project with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), according to reports on February 24, 2020. Though nascent, blockchain technology, the building blocks of Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies are fast gaining ground across various ecosystems, due to its immutability, security, privacy, and other intricate properties. In the latest development, 25 leading manufacturers of pharmaceutical products, logistics partners and other market participants in the pharma supply chain, have published a report that highlights the importance of blockchain technology in drug traceability.

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How pharma can continue engaging HCPs in a world gripped by COVID-19

Article | March 6, 2020

Medscape is the leading source of clinical news, health information, and point-of-care tools for healthcare professionals. Medscape offers specialists, primary care physicians, and other health professionals the most robust and integrated medical information and educational tools. Medscape Education (medscape.org) is the leading destination for continuous professional development, consisting of more than 30 specialty-focused destinations offering thousands of free CME and CE courses and other educational programmes for physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Both Medscape and Medscape Education are part of WebMD Health Corp., an Internet Brands company. Face-to-face interactions between pharma and physicians have essentially ceased overnight during the COVID-19 pandemic, but that doesn’t mean HCPs have stopped looking for new medical information.

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Syngene -Clinical Development

Syngene is a leading Asian CRO that provides a broad range of discovery, development, manufacturing and clinical development solutions to biopharma companies. Syngene's clinical development services span a broad spectrum of activities including human pharmacology, bioanalytical research, central laboratory, clinical operations, medical writing, medical monitoring, safety management, pharmacovigilance, clinical data management & biostatistics and regulatory services supporting early-phase through late-phase clinical development programs.

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