Failed drugs seek jobs

05/28/2013 | BioWorld (free content)

Most drug candidates that fail to make it to market passed safety tests but did not work for their intended target, according to a paper published in Science Translational Medicine. Abandoned compounds could be a rich source of future drugs, but only if someone can figure out how to make money off of them. Extending patent exclusivity for repurposed drugs could help, authors Steven Paul and Freda Lewis-Hall say.

View Full Article in:

BioWorld (free content)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Sr. Principal OptoMechanical Engineer - 14000008M2
Abbott
San Jose, CA
Pharmacy Care Manager
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Arlington, VA
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer - 14000008LR
Abbott
San Jose, CA