Category: Research

Placebo Effect in Clinical Trials

Anyone involved in the healthcare industry has undoubtedly heard of the placebo effect. In everyday life, the placebo effect is everywhere. For example, think about your friend who says that simply working out when...

Pharmaceutical Applications of Marijuana

There has been an intense focus on marijuana and its legalization in many states in the U.S. in recent years. While medical marijuana has been available on a limited basis in various states, there...

5 Great Careers in Medicinal Chemistry

If you’re considering a career in medicinal chemistry, the first thing you should be contemplating is what your life will look like in that field. What exactly does a medicinal chemistry graduate do? Where...

Developing Effective Treatments for Chronic Fatigue

All diseases are an annoyance in the life of otherwise happy, healthy people. Chronic fatigue syndrome is particularly vexing for sufferers because no amount of rest can improve their feeling of complete exhaustion, while...