Safety Must Be Prioritized In Drugs for Cancer

Despite the fact that the number of diagnosed cases of malignant mesothelioma are expected to rise in the next decades, there has been little real progress in available treatments, and the chemotherapy drug used to treat the disease is the same one that has been used for the last several  years. Though there is a [...]

By | 2018-05-23T16:46:08+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Press|Comments Off on Safety Must Be Prioritized In Drugs for Cancer

Learning from Failure

Cardiovascular toxicity often hinders success – are companies picking the wrong compounds? Prolific novelist and academic CS Lewis once said, “Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.” (Given pharma’s drug failure rate, the road ahead must truly be paved in gold.) When it comes to drug safety failure, toxicity – especially to the [...]

By | 2018-06-20T16:05:32+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Ion Channels, Press|Comments Off on Learning from Failure