Four business cases developed for new project ideas

Over the last three months we have been developing business cases that explore four ideas from IP3. The aim was to investigate the potential market for the output of the projects should they go ahead, the resources required to deliver them, and to flesh out the specific outputs that the project would aim to deliver.

HELM Phase 1 Exceeded Expectations

The Pistoia Alliance HELM project started almost two years ago in December 2012 when David Klatte proposed that the Pistoia Alliance help open source a technology first developed for internal use at Pfizer. That technology was HELM and it enabled the representation of complex macromolecules. The Pistoia Alliance membership enthusiastically embraced the idea and the HELM project was born.