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Innovation Spotlight: AbbVie Bioresearch Center in Worcester, Mass.

Biopharmaceutical innovation has emerged as a leading area of state economic development. Take Massachusetts, for example.

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How the New Era of Medicine is Disrupting Health Care

We are on the cusp of a major, positive disruption in the U.S. health care system due in part to the exponential growth in clinical data, advent and incorporation of artificial intelligence and the…

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Researcher Profile: Axel Hoos

"In simple terms, we're making new medicines that can have a transformational impact on cancer," says Dr. Axel Hoos about his day-to-day work.

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Innovative Medicines Deserve an Innovative Payment System

Over the past several years, we've witnessed an unprecedented pace of innovation which has ushered in a new era of medicine.

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Vaccines: Cutting Health Care Costs While Saving Countless Lives

In the United States, 16 diseases are now preventable as a result of childhood vaccines, resulting in an estimated $1.4 trillion in societal costs saved.

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Progress Treating Diabetes

It is important to remember that while significant progress has been made in treatment, diabetes remains the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Currently, 30 million Americans have…

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Destroying the Cancer Threat

It is sometimes said that after a researcher has studied one cancer patient, he or she is left with the understanding of exactly one cancer patient.

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Ensuring Innovation To Diseases Affecting Women

This week is National Women's Health Week, when millions of women take steps to improve their health, make wellness a priority and build positive habits for life.

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Clinical Trials: The Key to Innovative New Medicines

As we celebrate Clinical Trials Awareness Week, we're taking a moment to recognize the important role these research studies play in the development of innovative new medicines.

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World IP Day: How Intellectual Property Protections Spur Innovation

Every April 26, we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day as a way to remember the critical role intellectual property (IP) protections play in encouraging innovation.

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Researcher Profile: Luiz Miguel Camargo

As director of innovation networks at UCB, Dr. Luiz Miguel Camargo helps identify tools that researchers use to discover transformative medicines.

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Researcher Profile: Victor Sloan

As vice president and development strategy lead at UCB, Victor Sloan has worked in the field of rheumatology since the early 1990's.

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Taking Down Type 1 Diabetes

New developments are transforming treatments for people living with type 1 diabetes.

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Tackling Neurological Disorders in New Ways

Chronic pain. Alzheimer's disease. Multiple Sclerosis. Brain tumors. These are some of the most well-known and prevalent diseases afflicting the more than 100 million Americans who are impacted by a…

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Study Shows 35 Years of Progress in Treating Infectious Disease

Advances in medicine have helped lower the mortality rate from infectious disease by nearly 19 percent since 1980.

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Slowing Down Juvenile Arthritis

New advancements speed recovery and enable healthier lives for JA patients.

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World Health Day: How Do We Afford the New Era of Medicine?

For World Health Day, the World Health Organization reminds us that “everyone, everywhere should be able to access essential, quality health services without facing financial hardship.”

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The Greatest Gift of All: Hope

My son Parker's journey with juvenile arthritis (JA) began 10 years ago when he was in elementary school.

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Migraine: More than Just a Bad Headache

Migraine is a debilitating neurological disease that is often misunderstood by those who do not suffer symptoms, according to the Migraine Impact Report, a new survey recently released by Eli Lilly…

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Taking Out ALS

A top challenge generates a tidal wave of research and innovation.

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Researcher Profile: Carla Canuso

Carla Canuso started her career as a psychiatric nurse working with patients suffering from schizophrenia and other mental illnesses.

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