From HCRs and LSRs to RTVs and adhesives, we discuss how silicone has come to be used in every area of the healthcare industry by exploring the flexibility and versatility it offers device manufacturers.
Silicone-based needleless valves have many safety-related advantages but performance can be threatened by silicone’s unique self-healing ability. While a few solutions to this challenge already exist, each have their own limitations, so Elkem embarked on a mission with customers to develop something new.
Every year, the patient recruitment landscape is getting larger and more multi-faceted. The good news is that sponsors now have a wide range of options at their fingertips; the challenge is that it’s becoming harder to oversee the flow of patients and understand what is and isn’t working – and therefore hard to make meaningful decisions that improve the trajectory of recruitment for your trial.
With GlobalData figures showing the value of pharma’s 2023 digital therapeutics-related deals to have grown by 129% since 2018 , and the year still not out, it is clear that projects such as companion apps are becoming an increasing priority for life science firms. Here, we debate the benefits of building versus partnering, and share some important considerations for a successful project.