Inter-Pharma co-operation works – just look at the seventies

In those turbulent times, many pharmaceutical companies were still managing some of their R&D information systems on paper. Those that had moved to computer-based systems were tied to the mainframe, with little or no interactive access. All updates and queries were performed in batch mode – apart from online searches of external systems, which were carried out mostly on teletypes.

Life Science App Strategy Previewed in Webinar

The Pistoia Alliance App Strategy was outlined during a webinar presentation on 9 November. The presentation began with a brief overview of the three proposed phases of the Pistoia Alliance AppStore, and continued on with a lively question and answer session that covered all facets of our strategy and “appification” in life science R&D.