BioPharma Beat: We Want Healthcare at Any Price – Until We Have It
Business
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BioPharma Beat: We Want Healthcare at Any Price – Until We Have It

David Davidovic - May 7, 2014

We all know the expression, “We often don’t appreciate things until they are gone.”  There is a corollary: “We often appreciate things more before we get them…

BioPharma Beat: 7 Drivers of Disruptive Innovation in Healthcare
Business
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Business
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BioPharma Beat: 7 Drivers of Disruptive Innovation in Healthcare

David Davidovic - April 3, 2014

Disruptive Innovation and Disruptive Competition are popular concepts that companies in all industries dream about for developing and launching “killer” innovations. Consultants everywhere advise organizations on the…

BioPharma Beat: A Data-Driven History of Bioinformatics
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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BioPharma Beat: A Data-Driven History of Bioinformatics

David Davidovic - March 4, 2014

In this installment of BioPharma Beat, we bring you an interview with Hallam Stevens, who just published a fascinating book on the History of Bioinformatics.Life Out of…

Business
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CVS Kicks the Habit: No More Tobacco Products. What’s Next?

David Davidovic - February 6, 2014

The CVS pharmacy chain announced that it will stop selling tocbacco products effective October. The CVS pharmacy chain announced that it will stop selling tocbacco products effective…

eHealth
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BioPharma Beat: How Will Your Doctor Will See 1,000 Patients – A Day?

David Davidovic - February 4, 2014

I attended the Consumer Electronics Show (CES2014), and saw hundreds of mobile health devices and applications, including activity trackers (steps, miles, stairs, sleep, etc.), vital statistics health…

Innovation: An End-to-End Proposition
Business
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Business
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Innovation: An End-to-End Proposition

David Davidovic - January 4, 2014

I recently attended a cross-industry conference on the “Back End of Innovation”; I also co-led a workshop on how organizations do what they do in order to…

BioPharma Beat: 23andMe – Now What?
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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BioPharma Beat: 23andMe – Now What?

David Davidovic - December 4, 2013

By now everyone has heard of the very pointed and frustration-toned warning letter that 23andMe received from the F.D.A., which ordered the company to immediately stop selling…

BioPharma Beat: The Promise of Diagnostics and Precision Medicine
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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BioPharma Beat: The Promise of Diagnostics and Precision Medicine

David Davidovic - November 4, 2013

The field of diagnostics is one of the most exciting in medicine and health because of its amazing past, present and future contributions. Diagnostic tools help inform…

The Price, Cost, and Value of Bio-Pharmaceutical Care
Business
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Business
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The Price, Cost, and Value of Bio-Pharmaceutical Care

David Davidovic - October 3, 2013

“Confusion” and “Misunderstanding” are two of the words one can use to describe this passion-infused topic. “Confusion” and “Misunderstanding” are two of the words one can use…

BioPharma Beat: The More Things Change, The More They Stay the Same
eHealth
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eHealth
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BioPharma Beat: The More Things Change, The More They Stay the Same

David Davidovic - September 4, 2013

Much has been said about the rapid evolution of the environment in which medical advances get announced, communicated and sold.  Research labs, universities, as well as pharmaceutical,…