Month: October 2014

Harnessing Big Data for the Pharmaceutical Industry

Every industry is seeking ways to harness and use Big Data effectively including the pharmaceutical industry. According to Nick de Cent of EyeforPharma, at issue for the health care industry is the availability of “open data” that can be easily accessed in a shareable...

Why Do Pharmaceutical Drugs Fail to Get Approval

The length of time that it takes for drugs to be approved, or whether they are approved at all, affects stakeholders. These stakeholders include patients who may benefit from the drugs, potential investors who shore up the pharmaceutical industry, and the companies...