Tagged: David Shaywitz

Breaking with Bad Culture: Trading Risk-Aversion for Efficiency

A recent article in Nature Reviews Drug Discovery by Jack Scannell and his colleagues at Sanford Bernstein identifies four primary causes of declining pharma R&D productivity, including the “throw money at it” tendency. Scannell and co-authors list the increasing number and scale of clinical trials as secondary symptoms. David Shaywitz provides an excellent recap, and… Read more »