Cookies

Like most websites The Translational Scientist uses cookies. In order to deliver a personalized, responsive service and to improve the site, we remember and store information about how you use it. Learn more.

Drug discovery

Research Field Drug discovery

Through the Looking Glass

| Niek Buurma

There is a shocking lack of attention given to racemization in drug discovery, despite it having huge implications on the efficacy – and safety – of drugs. We hope the tool we have developed will be the first step towards change.

Research Field Analytical science

Mirror, Mirror…

| Roisin McGuigan

A tool to predict racemization could help prevent drug discovery dead ends

Tools & Techniques Drug discovery

Adopting an Orphan (Drug)

| Pan Pantziarka and Gauthier Bouche

New cancer treatments may be lying right under our noses – if we are willing to take a commercial risk.

Disease Area Drug discovery

Beating the Resistance

| William Aryitey

Should we target minor rather than major infections with new therapeutics to best fight antibiotic resistance?

Disease Area Drug discovery

Pain and Vision Gain

| Roisin McGuigan

An analgesic is helping researchers explore new drug targets for sight-threatening diseases

Research Field Drug discovery

Believe in RNAi

| Geert Cauwenbergh

The gates for gene and cell therapies are open, and RNAi technology could be a serious contender

Research Field Analytical science

Carving Out an Analytical Niche

| Joanna Cummings

Renã Robinson, Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Research Field Animal models

Skin in the Game

| William Aryitey

Could donated human skin provide a viable alternative to animal testing?

Research Field Genetics

Kallikrein Dream

| Roisin McGuigan

Eleftherios P. Diamandis, Hold ’em for Life Chair in Prostate Cancer Biomarkers, University of Toronto.

Tools & Techniques Drug discovery

Escaping the Rat Race

| Stefan Amisten

Over-reliance on rodent models could be leading drug discovery in the wrong direction

Register to The Translational Scientist

Register to access our FREE online portfolio, request the magazine in print and manage your preferences.

You will benefit from:

  • Unlimited access to ALL articles
  • News, interviews & opinions from leading industry experts

Register