In modern understanding and usage, biotechnology has been refined to design innovative drugs and pest-resistant crops. Biotechnology firms are one of the most research-intensive organizations in the world. They have discovered treatments and therapies for a range of diseases including cancer, AIDS, Alzheimer's, and diabetes.
The biotech industry is divided into the medical and agricultural markets. Biotechnology has introduced a whole new approach to drug development that did not easily integrate into the chemically focused approach most of the established pharmaceutical companies use. Biotech has become instrumental in initial drug discovery and screening stage. In addition to drug development, companies are looking for ways to use new disease-related genes to create new clinical diagnostics. Today there is an urgency to accelerate the development of biotechnology clinical science. To help with that, there are purpose-built biotechnology solution platforms to address new market realities where clinical and commercial expertise, data and insights can fuel biopharmaceutical performance.
Providers aim to deliver strategic consulting and regulatory intelligence to biotechnology companies worldwide. To choose the right provider and the range of services offered can lead to lots of head scratching among vendees. To rise with the right answer, the current edition of CIO Applications brings to you "Top 10 Biotechnology Solution Providers 2018". The list includes the most prominent companies that offer innovative solutions and services in the biotech landscape. The companies featured in this issue exhibit extensive business process knowledge along with in-depth, integrated, and innovative strategies in the biotech space.