Florence Healthcare has picked up seed funding to help clinical trial sites switch from paper files to the cloud.

Pfizer has delivered a clear indication of the research potential of 23andMe’s massive database by finding 15 genetic loci linked to risk of major depression.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation has expanded its trial platform to include patients with atypical parkinsonism, an umbrella term for various rare diseases.

Researchers have more than doubled the known number of brain regions using a mix of magnetic resonance imaging and data-derived algorithms.

Nostrum has spun out of a pair of Spanish research institutions with ambitions to use supercomputer-powered computational simulations to improve drug discovery.

The National Cancer Institute has joined with three top European research institutions to create a globally accessible repository of 1,000 cancer cell models.

Siemens Venture Capital has invested in Riffyn, a developer of R&D design software that is weeks away from introducing its first commercial product.

Bionext has picked up Rhenovia Pharma's cell signaling modeling technology and the R&D team that developed it to form a subsidiary, TheraScape.