Thursday, April 11, 2013
Today, GlaxoSmithKline plc launched
an academic partnering program and announced plans for a $1 million cash prize
to spark technology development in the new field of electroceuticals. The
pharma's goal is to manipulate nerve impulses to treat a range of diseases in
Osherovich, L. SciBX 6(14); doi:10.1038/scibx.2013.327
Published online April 11, 2013
1. Famm, K. et al.
Nature 496, 159-161 (2013)
2. Osherovich, L. SciBX
AND INSTITUTIONS MENTIONED
The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, N.Y.
GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE:GSK; NYSE:GSK), London, U.K.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.