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Development of a new high-performance autoinjector

3rd April 2020

Prefilled syringes have become the standard format for delivering new biologic drugs.  However, they suffer from various issues, such as:…

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Springboard offers medical device expertise to tackle COVID-19

24th March 2020

One of Springboard’s three motivations is to help peoples’ lives around the world. The current pandemic of COVID-19 is concerning…

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Superficial attraction: better membranes through surface science

27th January 2020

By Gabriel Villar, Biophysicist Water is a multifaceted actor in our lives, being variously an ingredient in food, a domestic…

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Strategies for faster R&D: Change one variable at a time

27th June 2019

  When the Wright brothers were trying to make their great aeronautical leap forward, they didn’t just throw feathers and…

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Strategies for faster R&D: High speed video

20th June 2019

When the world’s fastest men competed for the 100m Olympic gold medal in Athens, 2004, four athletes crossed the line…

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Strategies for faster R&D: Critical Observation

7th June 2019

Nearly 200 years after its inception, Darwin’s theory of evolution still lives as one of science’s greatest breakthroughs. Yet Darwin…

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Strategies for faster R&D

31st May 2019

Could you really cut R&D times by a factor of five? Senior R&D managers are constantly under pressure to deliver…

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Let the patient decide: an autoinjector with patient-settable injection time

24th September 2018

Autoinjectors have to inject the drug within a reasonable range of time. The minimum injection time is set by potential…

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3 sure steps to faster R&D

21st September 2018

Are you an R&D manager who would like to get your products to market more quickly? You may have suffered…

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