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Press Releases

Technology Catalysts has been interviewed and/or featured in a number of published articles over the years. To view these articles and other TCI press releases, please select a document from the list below:

Impact of Politics on the Pharmaceutical Industry

Impact of Politics on the Pharmaceutical Industry

April 28, 2017

The global pharmaceutical industry is currently in a dynamic state due to the rise in the number of partnerships, mergers, and acquisitions that have taken place in the past few years. Therefore the recent political changes across the globe are set to make things more uncertain.

Nanotechnology Trends in Drug Delivery

Nanotechnology Trends in Drug Delivery

March 06, 2017

Nanotechnology has the potential to make a significant impact on healthcare and in the field of drug delivery. Nanotherapeutics can provide targeted drug delivery, improved solubility, extended half-life of drugs, and can improve immunogenicity which has resulted in the potential to revolutionize the treatment of many and deadly diseases that affect all ages of all populations. Nanotechnology can also provide new solutions for treating cancer.

Brand Extension through Alternative Medicines

Brand Extension through Alternative Medicines

January 31, 2017

In today’s generation, the consumer population has increased its interest in self-care. Traditionally, consumers have been using medicated treatments to combat various conditions including pain, cold/flu, and allergies. With the increased interest in health and wellness, many consumers are looking for alternatives, such as homeopathic medicines, to replace medicated OTC products.

Escalating Drug Prices

November 30, 2016

Escalating drug prices have been a major issue plaguing the health industry in recent years. The drug prices in the US have reached staggering levels and are becoming less affordable to the patient population every year.

Digital Health Challenges

Digital Health Challenges

November 01, 2016

TCI believes companies should be mindful of three main challenges regarding digital health before implementing these types of tools. These challenges include: patient and consumer challenges, provider implementation, and scaling up from pilot to commercial scale.

Probiotics as Drug Delivery Systems

September 30, 2016

The gut contains trillions of “good” bacteria that play a major role in our health. Researchers now think that our gut microflora may be linked to a number of conditions ranging from digestive disorders, allergies, heart disease to depression. Probiotics are live microorganisms introduced into the body for their beneficial qualities. Probiotics have been used for many years and are conventionally incorporated into consumer goods and dietary supplements. An interesting area where the use of probiotics is being experimented is in drug delivery. Researchers are now investigating the use of microbes as drug delivery systems.

Indie Beauty

August 30, 2016

Indie beauty is one of the latest trends to hit the cosmetic retail market. It is defined as independently owned businesses that produce and provide products that have heart and soul – the types of product that have a true, personal meaning behind them, whether it is based on quality, passion, wellness, and/or sustainability.

Insight into Next-Generation Immuno-Oncology Developments

June 09, 2016

With global sales forecasted to exceed $170 billion by 2021, oncology is by far the fastest growing therapeutic area. The current focus is on immuno-oncology (I-O) and especially the immune checkpoint inhibitors such as BMS’ Opdivo® and Merck’s Keytruda®. But what are the key strategies for long term success?