Archive by Tag: personalized medicine

Predictions for Healthcare in 2012

Industry Insights from Paul Meade, M. Sc., MPH While the Mayans might have been good at developing a cosmic calendar with 27,000-year cycles, I will try to venture only one or two years out and predict some developments within the[...]

Companion Diagnostics – Partnering for Personalized Medicine

Industry Insights from Paul Meade, M. Sc, MPH When the Human Genome Project was finally completed with the mapping of the genetic sequences of our DNA, there were many predictions about how the face of medicine would change forever. We[...]

Europe's IMI Sets Pace for Public/Private Partnerships in Pharmaceutical Development

A recent PharmaTimes article highlighted the efforts of the largest public/private partnership in the pharmaceutical industry, Europe’s Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI).  The IMI, jointly funded for 2 billion euros by the European Commission and the industry group, the European Federation[...]

Personalized Medicine Shaping Pharma's Future

Industry Insights from Paul Meade, M. Sc, MPH I have spent the last 30 years directly or indirectly involved with the pharmaceutical industry. I worked for two international pharmaceutical companies and have advised many other pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies over[...]