The Week In... Pharma (21-24/01)
  • Posted on: 24/01/2019
  • Category: Industry

The Week In... Pharma (21-24/01)

Ready for this week’s top pharma headlines so far? We bring you latest survey results on the adoption of machine learning by the industry, personnel shake-ups at GSK and Takeda, futuristic mutterings about organs being grown in space, and there’s no room at the inn and hiked costs for three quarters of warehousing firms among Brexit uncertainty. Have a read -

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Opening doors in pharmaceutical development

Evidera surveys the adoption of machine learning by the pharmaceutical industry and looks at how it can increase R&D efficiencies.

Philip Hampton to step down from chairman role at GSK

Sir Philip Hampton is stepping down from his role as non-executive chairman of British multinational GlaxoSmithKline. The resignation comes just weeks after the firm announced it would split its business in two.

Takeda UK boss retains role after Shire acquisition

The man leading the UK and Ireland operations in what Takeda (TYO: 4502) calls the company’s ‘new phase’ will be Jon Neal, it has been confirmed.

UK warehouse space nears capacity as firms stockpile for Brexit

Three-quarters of UK warehouse owners say their space is full to capacity and storage costs have soared by up to 25% in the past three months after a surge in Brexit-related inquiries.

Why your new heart could be made in space one day

Imagine a laboratory growing human hearts - and imagine that laboratory floating in space hundreds of miles above the surface of the Earth.

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