Derek Buhl, Principal Scientist and project leader developing Central Nervous System drugs, began his career working with autistic children, even learning sign language to communicate with an autistic boy who was also deaf.
Morris Birnbaum and his group are responsible for discovering the molecules and pathways that a new drug should target, as well as the clinical trials that give the first signs of evidence that a potential medicine works in the way it’s intended to.
Medical researchers turn to crowdsourcing in the coding community to crack DNA data challenges.
David Gray, a Senior Director in Pfizer’s Neuroscience Research Unit at Kendall Square, Cambridge, and expert in medicinal chemistry, is leading a team developing a potential first-in-class Parkinson’s disease treatment.
American scientist Florence Seibert developed a reliable test for TB, which has helped saved millions of lives.
Meet Mera Tilley, a geneticist and Director in Pfizer’s Early Clinical Development Group in Kendall Square in Cambridge, who’s an expert in genetic biomarkers, studying the link between people’s genes, inflammatory diseases and their response to medicines.
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Some of the most rare and expensive metals in the world — palladium, platinum, iridium, and even gold — have long been used to create drugs. But now scientists are finding cheaper, greener alternatives.