Digital innovation has not only transformed IT or education industry, but also pharma industry which is witnessing a strong revolution. Despite concerns about compliance and risk mitigation, the digital world is rapidly taking up the pharma industry. In fact, pharma aspirants undergoing courses are trained to understand and adopt the innovative changes happening in the industry. ICRI India, one for the leading clinical research institute in India offers UG and PG courses in Pharma, developing students for changing faces of the industry.
Let us now check 3 such digital innovations to see in pharma industry:
- Digital Drug Adherence Innovation:
Pharma companies are now pursuing new technologies to act upon the issue of patients not following the medication plan. In fact in 2015, FDA approved the drug combined with digestive sensor. This schizophrenia drug when consumed, an ingestible sensor communicates with wearable sensor patch. Companies are also developing smart pillboxes, bottles and caps, and others making the medication process easy.
- Augmented Reality (AR):
In healthcare industry, AR is taking a positive step. The innovation holds some great promise for drug packaging instruction and will have positive implication on patient drug. Moreover, it will also reduce percentage of medical problems related to certain drugs.
- 3-D Drug Printing:
Companies like Aprecia, which is the leading digital company is introducing 3-D printing technology by creating ZipDose platform. This platform helps in creating high dose of medications and first product is the Spritam, approved by FDA in August 2015. If the 3-D printed medication is further worked upon by customizing then palatability and drug adherence will improve.
Institute of Clinical Research India (ICRI) is one of the top institutes in India for clinical research. Offering different courses combined with practical and theoretical preparation method, students are prepared well to have a progressive career in clinical research. Corporate trainings, workshop and cliniminds clinical research at different pharma companies conducted by ICRI India help aspirants and professionals to gather in-depth knowledge about the field.