ProClinical Life Sciences Recruitment Blog

The most successful cancer drugs in 2017

Posted by Monique Ellis

26/07/17 15:30

As many as 1,688,780 people in the US alone expect to be diagnosed with cancer this year, leading to an unprecedented and skyrocketing demand for better oncology drugs and treatments. Cancer is one of the most feared diagnosis among patients, with over 200 types of the disease as it can affect almost every organ or tissue in the body.

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Topics: Life sciences news, Clinical research, Top 10 blog, Top 10 list

Who are the top 10 medical device companies in the world? (2017)

Posted by Monique Ellis

12/07/17 15:34

The medical device industry continues to gain momentum year on year thanks to progressive medical technological advancement. There are many leading medical device companies that work tirelessly to develop innovative healthcare solutions to fight against the world’s most prevalent diseases, as well as injury and disability. Here is a list of today’s biggest medical device companies based on their 2016 revenue:

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Topics: Life sciences news, Top 10 blog, Top 10 list

Who are the top pharmaceutical companies in the world? (2017)

Posted by Monique Ellis

14/06/17 15:19

Every day the pharmaceutical industry strives to develop better and more effective drugs and therapies to battle the world’s most pressing health problems. Year on year, a collection of ultra-successful pharma giants continue to lead the fight. Here are the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world based on their 2016 revenue:

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Topics: Life sciences news, Top 10 blog, Top 10 list

Ten of history's most influential women in science and medicine

Posted by Monique Ellis

08/03/17 15:30

Women have for a long time been under represented in the fields of science, technology, engineering and manufacturing (STEM) however, one area stands apart with greater equality is life sciences. According to the featured graph by the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), women occupy more than half of life sciences jobs in the USA, including 50.1% of biological scientists and 52.8% of medical scientists.

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Topics: Top 10 blog

Top 10 pharmaceutical companies to work for according to Glassdoor

Posted by Monique Ellis

22/02/17 15:07

Glassdoor is a website where employees from companies across the world can post honest reviews about their employers, in an effort to help prospective employees make a measured decision about their long-term careers. ProClinical has analysed Glassdoor to find out which are the best pharmaceutical companies to work for, according to their reviews and ratings.

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Topics: Career advice, Top 10 blog

Top 10 new medical technologies of 2016

Posted by Monique Ellis

07/09/16 09:21

Technology and medicine have gone hand and hand for many years. Consistent advances in pharmaceuticals and the medical field have saved millions of lives and improved many others. As the years pass by and technology continues to improve, there is no telling what advances will come next. Here are the top 10 new medical technologies in 2016.

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Topics: Life sciences news, Digital health, Top 10 blog

Top 10 pharmaceutical companies in 2016

Posted by Arjun Datta

31/08/16 10:00

With the number of pharmaceutical giants increasing every day, competition within the industry is fierce. However, there are ten companies that really stand out from the pack. These companies are consistently breaking records, administering new cures and creating new vaccines.

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Topics: Life sciences news, Top 10 blog

Top 10 medical device organisations to watch in 2016

Posted by Arjun Datta

13/06/16 10:05

The world in which we live is changing fast as technology revolutionises nearly every facet of our daily lives. This is especially becoming more apparent in the global health-care industry where physical devices or smart systems powering these devices are assisting doctors and patients, helping them to connect in new ways. Data can now be transmitted in real time and physicians can treat life-threatening conditions much faster then they could have a few years ago.

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Topics: Life sciences news, Top 10 blog

Top 10 most important drugs in history

Posted by Peter Hogg

01/06/16 16:51

There have been many drugs developed throughout history that have been pivotal in assisting the survival of vast populations of humans, curing life-threatening conditions as well as advancing medical and scientific knowledge. To determine those that could described as the most important, key factors need to be considered. First, drugs that have been developed for life-threatening conditions are at the top of the list since their discovery and implementation has often paved the way for further development that has wiped out conditions or lessened their severity. Second, we must consider the scale of the drug's use and the amount of people it has been used to treat. Here we list the top 10 most important drugs developed.

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Topics: Life sciences news, Top 10 blog

Top 10 biotech companies to watch in 2016

Posted by Peter Hogg

25/05/16 10:30

The biotechnology industry has long been dominated by blue-chip pharmaceutical giants, with firms such as Johnson & Johnson, Novartis, Roche and Pfizer taking the lead. However, there are numerous other biotech companies that have quickly established a strong foothold in the industry, with some even likely to outperform the current market leaders over the coming years. The biotechnological market is continuing to evolve and develop, and faster approval times and innovative new treatments are greatly assisting the sector's growth. In 2007, the biotech industry generated revenues well in excess of $75bn

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Topics: Life sciences news, Top 10 blog