Category: Insights

Industry Insights: AI 28th May

Industry Insight: AI

Industry Insights AI: 28/05/24 This industry insight focuses on updates to Scopus AI and the recent buzz in the news about researchers possibly misusing large language models due to a surge in certain keywords.  New Scopus AI updates for May 2024 Scopus AI keeps evolving thanks to feedback from its users. Since its launch in […]

Industry Insight: Healthcare 17 May

Industry Insight: Healthcare

This week’s Healthcare Industry Insights focuses on innovations in breast cancer vaccines, key results from the recently published Global Burden of Disease 2021 study, and the results of a study looking at how proteins in the blood could be an early cancer warning.    The race for a breast cancer vaccineThere have been noticeable developments […]

Industry Insight: MedComms 6th May

Industry Insights MedComms

Industry Insights: MedComms This week’s insights highlight topics in the medical publishing industry that we think are helpful for ongoing professional development.  AMA Manual of Style, 11th Edition: Continuous updates The AMA Manual of Style, 11th edition, is an essential resource for those involved with scientific writing and publishing. However, were you aware that the […]

Industry Insights: AI 29th April

Industry Insight: AI

Industry Insights AI: 29/04/24 This artificial intelligence (AI) Industry Insight focuses on the latest updates on the use of AI in medical communications. Two-thirds of the top 20 pharma companies have banned ChatGPT.In a ZOOMRX survey of more than 200 life sciences professionals, half reported that their companies have banned employees from using ChatGPT. The […]

Industry Insight: MedComms 18th April

Industry Insights MedComms

In this week’s insights, we highlight topics such as Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) recommendations, LATITUDES network provides tools for use in evidence synthesis, how would you respond to an inadvertent submission to a predatory journal, and The power of raw and honest storytelling in MedComms Updated International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) […]

Industry Insight: Healthcare 8 April

Industry Insight: Healthcare

This week’s Healthcare Industry Insights focuses on changes to China’s medical-device industry, users’ experiences with health-related content on Youtube, and FDA approval for a new antibiotic. China’s medical device industry gets a makeover This Nature article (part of Nature Spotlight: Medical devices in China) highlights the intensified push by the Chinese Government to produce and […]

Industry Insights: AI 6 April

Industry Insight: AI

This artificial intelligence (AI) Industry Insight focuses on the latest updates on the use of AI in medical communications. We are covering topics such as how to support the transition to AI-powered healthcare, AI in medical publishing, and the launch of Scopus AI. How to support the transition to AI-powered healthcare This editorial from Nature […]

Industry Insight: MedComms 25th March

Industry Insights MedComms

In this piece, we highlight topics in the medical publishing industry that we think are helpful for ongoing professional development. Is ChatGPT making scientists hyper-productive, journals fighting back against questionable images, and advancing clinical data transformation.  Is ChatGPT making scientists hyper-productive? The highs and lows of using AI This article by Nature discusses the benefits […]

Industry Insight: Healthcare 15 March

Industry Insight: Healthcare

Industry Insight: Healthcare 15 March This week our Healthcare Industry Insights focuses on a new approval indication for Novo Nordisk’s Wegovy, a pending decision on donanemab for Alzheimers, and potential withdrawal of the ALS drug, Relyvrio.  FDA approves first treatment to reduce risk of serious heart problems specifically in adults with obesity or overweight Semaglutide […]

Industry Insights: AI 4 March

Industry Insight: AI

This artificial intelligence (AI) Industry Insight focuses on the latest updates on the use of AI in medical communications. We highlight Elsevier’s editorial policy on the use of generative AI in publication. We also take a look at two separate studies with one demonstrating how AI outperforms doctors in summarising health records and the other […]

Industry Insight: MedComms 28 February

Industry Insights MedComms

In this piece, we highlight topics in the medical publishing industry that we think are helpful for ongoing professional development. All ongoing clinical trials in the European Union must transition to the Clinical Trials Information System by 31 January 2025 The European Medicines Agency has released a reminder that there is less than a year […]

Industry Insight: Healthcare 22 February

Industry Insight: Healthcare

We have summarised three articles to help keep you informed of the latest developments in the industry. This week, our Healthcare Industry Insight looks at positive pre-clinical results for THIO, an investigational telomere targeting agent, in small-cell lung cancer. We also take a look at new FDA drug approvals for advanced melanoma and food allergens. […]