Articles by William Looney - Pharmaceutical Executive


Articles by William Looney

For Russia—Tough Love

Jan 21, 2014

Pharm Exec begins its 34th year with a feature on Russia's ambitious plans to build a homegrown biopharma business. Back in 1980, the biotech industry did not exst. Drugs were still classified as chemicals, developed from the random screening of many thoughts.

Russia's Bet on Biopharma

Jan 21, 2014

Can innovation trump ideology? Russia faces a stark choice in betting on the visible hand of government in promoting a "world class" biopharmaceutical sector, writes William Looney.

Big Stakes in Small Things

Dec 1, 2013

New and emerging technologies are noteworthy not simply for the excellent science behind them but also for the way they expose those raw edges of the industry's business model.

Executive Profile: United BioSource's Patrick Lindsay

Dec 1, 2013

For Patrick Lindsay, providing decision support across the full product life cycle is no stretch goal—it's today's fact of life

Pharm Exec Roundtable on Market Access

Nov 25, 2013

Pharm Exec convenes a diverse panel of experts to identify the key markers of common ground: its time, people, and money against that greatest intangible—hope.

Payers: Late for the Party?

Nov 1, 2013

Pharm Exec's two key features this month illustrate the strategic contradiction facing today's industry.

Taking Stock: Notes on the Industry Audit

Oct 1, 2013

Our October issue highlights a latent threat to Big Pharma: the behavioral mindset that may be best characterized as "ageing in place."

Trying to Control Pharma Costs?

Sep 1, 2013

A key issue for biopharma marketers today is balancing cost and value factors around specialty biologic drugs, particularly those for cancer and other high profile, lifealtering diseases.

Crunch TIme for Emerging Markets

Sep 1, 2013

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