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Leveraging AI in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a game-changing technology for all industries, not just pharmaceuticals. Over the past few years, we’ve already seen how AI can benefit the healthcare sector. It’s redefining how scientists develop new drugs and find cures, how doctors diagnose, treat and make sense of clinical data, and how drug adherence is managed. However,…

How great a threat is climate change to human health, and why?

Climate change is perhaps the most complex issue facing modern society, affecting every aspect of human life, including health. There will be beneficial health impacts from milder winters which could help to reduce the winter-time peak in deaths. Hotter than average summers could also help to limit disease-transmitting mosquito populations, for example. However, scientists agree…

Origin Pharma Packaging Recognised Nationally for Being SMART

The Finalists for the UK Luxury Packaging Awards 2017 were announced, last night via multiple packaging media channels, with Origin Pharma Packaging being recognised for Technical Achievement. It was revealed last night that Origin Pharma Packaging 2017 innovation, SmartX had been shortlisted for the Luxury Packaging Awards. SmartX has been recognised for its technical excellence…

From Medicine to Mass Market: Products that Changed their USPs

Medicinal products usually have one of two origins: those that are developed on purpose, and those that are discovered accidentally. An example of the former is insulin, which was discovered by Frederick Banting and Charles H. Best following in-depth research. An example of the latter is penicillin, which formed unexpectedly in Alexander Fleming’s contaminated petri…