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[Reading] ➼ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma By Join or create book clubs – Cloudunblock.co In this timely and much praised book Barry Werth draws upon inside reporting that spansthan two decades He provides a groundbreaking close up of the upstart pharmaceutical company Vertex and the ferocIn this timely and much praised book Barry Werth draws upon inside reporting that spansthan two decades He provides a groundbreaking close up of the upstart pharmaceutical company Vertex and the ferocious but indispensable world of Big Pharma that it inhabitsIn 1989 the charismatic Joshua Boger left Merck then Americas most admired business to found a drug company that would challenge industry giants and transform health care Werth described the companys tumultuous early days during the AIDS crisis in The Billion Dollar Molecule a celebrated classic of science and business journalism Now he returns to tell a riveting story of Vertexs bold endurance and eventual success The 325 billion a year pharmaceutical business is Americas toughest and one of its most profitable Its riskier andrigorous at just about every stage than any other business from the towering biological uncertainties inherent in its mission to treat disease; to the 30 to 1 failure rate in bringing out a successful medicine even after a molecule clears all the hurdles to get to human testing; to the multibillion dollar cost of ramping up a successful product; to operating in the worlds most regulated industry matched only by nuclear power Werth captures the full scope of Vertexs twenty five year drive to deliver breakthrough medicines At a time when America struggles to maintain its innovative edge The Antidote is a powerful inside look at one of the most intriguing and important business stories of recent decades.

In this timely and much praised book Barry Werth draws upon inside reporting that spansthan two decades He provides a groundbreaking close up of the upstart pharmaceutical company Vertex and the ferocious but indispensable world of Big Pharma that it inhabitsIn 1989 the charismatic Joshua Boger left Merck then Americas most admired business to found a drug company that would challenge industry giants and transform health care Werth described the companys tumultuous early days during the AIDS crisis in The Billion Dollar Molecule a celebrated classic of science and business journalism Now he returns to tell a riveting story of Vertexs bold endurance and eventual success The 325 billion a year pharmaceutical business is Americas toughest and one of its most profitable Its riskier andrigorous at just about every stage than any other business from the towering biological uncertainties inherent in its mission to treat disease; to the 30 to 1 failure rate in bringing out a successful medicine even after a molecule clears all the hurdles to get to human testing; to the multibillion dollar cost of ramping up a successful product; to operating in the worlds most regulated industry matched only by nuclear power Werth captures the full scope of Vertexs twenty five year drive to deliver breakthrough medicines At a time when America struggles to maintain its innovative edge The Antidote is a powerful inside look at one of the most intriguing and important business stories of recent decades.

antidote: pdf inside book world epub pharma ebok The Antidote: pdf Inside the kindle Inside the World of book Antidote: Inside the free Antidote: Inside the World of mobile The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubIn this timely and much praised book Barry Werth draws upon inside reporting that spansthan two decades He provides a groundbreaking close up of the upstart pharmaceutical company Vertex and the ferocious but indispensable world of Big Pharma that it inhabitsIn 1989 the charismatic Joshua Boger left Merck then Americas most admired business to found a drug company that would challenge industry giants and transform health care Werth described the companys tumultuous early days during the AIDS crisis in The Billion Dollar Molecule a celebrated classic of science and business journalism Now he returns to tell a riveting story of Vertexs bold endurance and eventual success The 325 billion a year pharmaceutical business is Americas toughest and one of its most profitable Its riskier andrigorous at just about every stage than any other business from the towering biological uncertainties inherent in its mission to treat disease; to the 30 to 1 failure rate in bringing out a successful medicine even after a molecule clears all the hurdles to get to human testing; to the multibillion dollar cost of ramping up a successful product; to operating in the worlds most regulated industry matched only by nuclear power Werth captures the full scope of Vertexs twenty five year drive to deliver breakthrough medicines At a time when America struggles to maintain its innovative edge The Antidote is a powerful inside look at one of the most intriguing and important business stories of recent decades.

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  1. Ashutosh S. Jogalekar Ashutosh S. Jogalekar says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubAs a biomedical scientist I really enjoyed this book It is the seuel to the author's previous volume The Billion Dollar Molecule Both books provide a fly on the wall account of Vertex Pharmaceuticals an innovative biopharmaceutical company that brought two breakthrough medicines one for hepatitis C and the other for cystic fibrosis to market two years ago Both these drugs were the first of their kind and have given thousands of patients a new lease on life From a broader perspective however the author's goal is to shed light both on the immensely challenging process of bringing a new drug to market and the brilliant scientists and driven personalities that make it possibleWerth's account of Vertex focuses mainly on the hepatitis C drug with the cystic fibrosis drug playing a smaller but still important role The previous book was much science heavy than this one emphasizing the chemistry biology and


  2. Thomas J. Dougherty Thomas J. Dougherty says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubExtremely interesting followup to his previous book The Billion Dollar Molecule The uest for the Perfect Drug on t


  3. William A. Thayer William A. Thayer says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubMy son participates in Phase 1 and Phase 3 drug trials at the Univ of Texas That is complex stuff The scientific development of the drugs being tested is much difficult This book gives you some idea of what is involved I wish that there were books like this on other drug companies This book was particularly good on giving you some idea of the gyrations of the stock price of these companies and what is behind the gyrations Vertex brought a drug to the market to cure hepatitis C Possibly one might come up with some discounted cash flow analysis which would give a value for the


  4. Clergyboy Clergyboy says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubThis book is amazing because I never thought a corporation can have so many souls dancing inside let alone a Pharma company I want to say that I exaggerated only a little to compare this book's story to the 10 year Trojan WarWhat really touched me are the stories of individuals The Bogers who bore the torch in the early days of doing great science and exploring the frontiers the successors who financed and commercialized the founders' vision the Wall Street analysts wanting to milk the new Pharmas like they did with the old the patient advocates who wanted Vertex to remain true to its mission even when it is burning through hundreds of thousands of dollars a day Those are real people competing viciously with selfish aims and playing out in a ruthless business world where billions


  5. Corey Nislow Corey Nislow says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubAn incredibly detailed look inside the world of PharmaOne gets to see the sausages getting made and how many compromises are needed and how much perseverance and straight up good luck in needed to get a drug to market Drug discovery and Development is hard expensive and non linear But ultimately the payoff can be fantastic This book takes you on that journey


  6. Peace Finder Peace Finder says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubFascinating accurate look inside pharmaceuticals The author Barry Werth gets inside an industry that is often closed and difficult to explore HE ROCKS


  7. C. J. Miles C. J. Miles says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubI work in Pharma and the book goes a long way to depict the inner workings and dynamics of the industry with real life happenings


  8. richard campbell richard campbell says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma Epubgreat job


  9. FTP FTP says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubThis is a book about Vertex a pharmaceutical company that was responsible for developing the drug ivacaftor to treat patients with cystic fibrosis who have the G551D mutation I heard about it by reading an article in the BMJ about the unusual way that the company was supported by the North American CF charity So I was extremely interested in the subject matter But I found the book poorly written and very hard to follow Apparently the author is an award winning journalist which I find surprising


  10. Stephen Stephen says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubMonotonous even for someone with some knowledge of the industry and the drug targets mentioned By half way through the book it's become an endless series of names and company position reshuffles as the author makes a hundred pages out of something that could be written better in a chapter Disappointing


  11. Mike Evans Mike Evans says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubA clear insight into the struggle and cost of introducing new drugs and whereas many might criticise the cost of new drugs they need to understand the risks and size of the challenges that Pharma firms face


  12. Langlois Jean-Baptiste Langlois Jean-Baptiste says:

    Epub Join or create book clubs ´ The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma MOBI ´ ´ antidote: pdf, inside book, world epub, pharma ebok, The Antidote: pdf, Inside the kindle, Inside the World of book, Antidote: Inside the free, Antidote: Inside the World of mobile, The Antidote: Inside the World of New Pharma EpubLe service a été excellent Propre et rapide Le livre est très bien et je e recommande déjà même après n'avoir lu ue les uelues premières pages En revanche la finition de ce livre n'est pas très bonne La brochure est mal faites et cela donne un rendu assez déplaisant à voir


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