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Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Medical Devices: News

Pharmaceutical, biotech, complementary medicines, devices and technologies


Business news and magazines with pharmaceutical, medical and complementary medicine industry coverage available in Business Source Complete and Factiva:

  • Business Source Complete has Pharmaceutical Industry reports for most countries from MarketLine and Pharmaceutical and Health Care reports for most countries from Business Monitor Online (FitchConnect).
  • Factiva: Excellent business news coverage. Use the Subject and Industry search tabs in your search. Searchable subjects include: alternative medicine, medical treatments/procedures, new product approvals, research/development. Searchable industries are under Health Care/Life Sciences and include Medical Equipment/Supplies (drug delivery, instruments, materials, and Pharmaceuticals (biopharmaceuticals, generic drugs, over the counter drugs, traditional chinese medicine, herbal medicines)
  • Economist, Fortune, WSJ, New York Times, Barrons, Venture Capital Journal, China Business Review, are some of the leading reporters for businesses and industries. 

SelectUSA has lists of journals by industry. Search library catalog for journals where articles are not freely available online - if UCB Library does  not subscribe to a journal, request articles through the library's interlibrary loan. (Reports that are not in a specific journal can not be requested through interlibrary loan.)

Pharmacy Times is available freely and has articles on various OTC, brand name and generic drugs. Annual lists of top drugs. Search for Top drugs in the search box. It is indexed from 2007 on in Academic Search Complete database. 

MD+DI - Medical Devices and Diagnostic Industry news, product information and online magazine aimed at device and diagnostic equipment manufacturers.

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