Icon Release Strong Q1 Results

Icon continued their run of solid quarterly results, reporting an operating income of US $23.0 million, an increase of 96.0% year on year.  Net revenues were also higher, at US $316.8 million. The income total included reorganisation, and other items amounting to US $4.41 million.  Without these charges operating income was up to US $27.4

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European Pharmaceutical 2013 Salary Survey

Do you earn the correct amount? As part of the Clinical Professionals Group, Only Medics are launching a European salary survey to determine the salary and benefits for European pharmaceutical physicians. The salary survey consists of questions concerning your career and how satisfied you are with your current salary, and will only take a few minutes to

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AstraZeneca Acquires AlphaCore Pharma

AstraZeneca have today announced that they are expanding their cardiovascular and metabolic disease pipeline with the acquisition of AlphaCore Pharma. AlphaCore are a Michigan-based biotechnology company focused on the development of ACP-501, a recombinant human lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) enzyme. AstraZeneca’s MedImmune unit is buying privately-held AlphaCore primarily because of ACP-501.  AstraZeneca note that LCAT is

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Cancer Research Technology, the Institute of Cancer Research and Janssen Partner for Myeloma Drug

Cancer Research Technology (CRT) and the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) announced earlier today that they have partnered with Johnson & Johnson unit, Janssen Biotech, in an agreement to discover a potential new drug for the blood cancer, multiple myeloma. The partnership is aiming to identify molecules and develop them into experimental therapies that block

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Only Medics to Attend DGPharMed 2013

Only Medics will be attending DGPharMed’s annual conference at the Hotel Concorde, Berlin, Germany on the 14th and 15th March 2012. 2013 sees the 29th year of the annual conference by the German Society of Pharmaceutical Medicine. The conference starts at 9:20am, and finishes the following day.  The topic of this year’s conference will be

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