Please login to the form below

Not currently logged in

Darwin's Medicine

This page shows the latest Darwin's Medicine news and features for those working in and with pharma, biotech and healthcare.

Deep Value

Deep Value

It’s interesting because it shows that evolution is a response to environmental selection pressures, which was precisely Darwin’s point, of course. ... Darwin was in my thoughts as I struggled with something a prospective PhD student of mine was

Latest news

  • It's Complicated It's Complicated

    But, in practice, there’s a challenge getting this advice accepted. Evolutionary science is complicated. ... But that’s exactly what happens all the time in the commercial side of the business.

  • Quick Change Quick Change

    Our explanation of how genes express themselves is revolutionising many fields of medicine. ... This issue – how does evolution apparently make sometimes quick, large changes – was something that Darwin himself addressed, but which was later

  • Gene Genie Gene Genie

    That’s really what Orgel meant when he coined his slightly facetious law. ... Of course, it sounds fanciable to think of an ordinary person spending hundreds of thousands on a medicine, without government support.

  • Gradually, then suddenly Gradually, then suddenly

    Sometimes, it’s hard to pin down exactly what it was I said that hit home but at my most recent meeting you could see the moment it happened. ... Today and tomorrow, that assumption is becoming negligent. So there’s your practical takeaway.

  • Generic Differentiation Generic Differentiation

    Some environments are so harsh, they constrain evolution.That’s why, for example, desert and arctic habitats have lower species-richness than tropical forests.

More from news
Approximately 30 fully matching, plus 29 partially matching documents found.

Latest Intelligence

  • Pharma’s coral reef Pharma’s coral reef

    And since new capabilities take time to evolve, it is anything but surprising, when looked at through the lens of Darwin’s great idea, that these holobiont management capabilities are not ... in my book Darwin’s Medicine.

  • Building the Future Building the Future

    There are thousands of capabilities in a typical model's capabileome but most are common to most models. ... This series of articles is based on Professor Smith's new book Darwin's Medicine: How Life Science Business Models are Evolving.

  • Under pressure Under pressure

    It is based on technologies, such as bioinformatics, gene sequencing, biomarkers and synthetic biology that make systems biology and systems medicine possible. ... The articles in this series are based on the forthcoming book Darwin's Medicine: The

More from intelligence
Approximately 2 fully matching, plus 1 partially matching documents found.

Featured jobs

Subscribe to our email news alerts


Add my company
infill healthcare communication

infill is a dynamic and innovative, international healthcare agency with >25 years' experience in delivering healthcare communication, medical education and...

Latest intelligence

Empowered patients: shaking the foundations of healthcare
Precision medicine represents a new paradigm in healthcare.This new approach to treating and preventing disease views the patient holistically, analysing their genes, environment and lifestyle, and using this information to...
A uniquely English genomic medicine service
The UK National Health Service is developing one standardised approach to embedding precision medicine across the whole of England. Blue Latitude Health speaks to Dr Tom Fowler, Deputy Chief Scientist...
Blended Intelligence
Data is the most valued commodity of the modern world. For P&P it's all about the application....