Biopharmaceuticals http://wunc.org en What We Don’t Know About Medical Treatments http://wunc.org/post/what-we-don-t-know-about-medical-treatments <div style="margin: 0px"><p><font face="Arial,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 10pt">When experimental drugs or treatments need to be tested for the market, they generally go through a series of clinical trials. However, a new study shows that nearly one third of all large clinical trials go completely unpublished. This means that information about certain drugs and treatments are not accessible to the public. </span></font> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 15:47:24 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 25105 at http://wunc.org Leaders Discuss How To Build NC's Biopharmaceutical Industry http://wunc.org/post/leaders-discuss-how-build-ncs-biopharmaceutical-industry <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">GlaxoSmithKline hosted a gathering today in </span>RTP<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for policy, non-profit and business leaders in the biopharmaceutical industry.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jack Bailey, a Senior Vice President at </span>GSK<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, says there are well over 100,000 North Carolinians working in the Life Sciences, 5,000 of them at his company.</span><br><br>“So it’s a very big important industry, it’s created a lot of jobs," Bailey says. "And really what we want to do today is start a discussion on how, at this great change in health care, we can make sure both federal, state and local policy decisions get made that continue to accelerate that innovation that comes out of companies like GSK.”</p><p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 20:15:27 +0000 Leoneda Inge 19700 at http://wunc.org Leaders Discuss How To Build NC's Biopharmaceutical Industry