Essays Tagged: "pharmaceutical company"

Phencyclidine - The dust of angles,Emphasis on molecular mechanisims of PCP

The Dawn of a New AgeApril, 1956 : The pharmaceutical company Parke & Davis first synthesize what theybelieve to be the perfect anesthe ...

(13 pages) 75 1 2.7 May/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Through a Narrow Chink: An Ethical Dilemma

ink: An Ethical Dilemmaby Pablo BaezChemistry 104Prof. HolmeIn 1951 Carl Djerassi, with the Mexican pharmaceutical company Syntex, developed the first oral contraceptive by synthesizing and altering t ... he time.The race to produce this synthetic agent was highly competitive, being sought after by many pharmaceuticals throughout the world, and for a small fledgling company in Mexico of all places to f ...

(5 pages) 112 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Viagra: Miracle Drug or Miracle Scam?

er less painful treatments included vacuum pumps, penile implants, and penis rings. Then in 1998, a pharmaceutical company named Pfizer created a new oral treatment for ED called Viagra.Viagra was a n ...

(9 pages) 109 2 3.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Pfizer's rise to success and how to maintain it.

Pfizer is a pharmaceutical company that produces various medicines and is in the business of making sick people ... c system that supplies drugs at marginal cost to the sick, create an adequate resource flow to fund pharmaceutical research, and to provide the right incentives for scientists to work on the highest p ...

(4 pages) 138 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Lord Stow Bakery Case

undTime Line of Events1979 Andrew Stow arrived in Macau from England. Started working for a pharmaceutical company and then for Hyatt Hotel.1988 Andrew married Margaret Wong, a local M ...

(8 pages) 79 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

The pharaceutical industry

Like most industries, the pharmaceutical sales environment has changed dramatically over the past 10-15 years as a result of a ... sult of advances in information processing technologies. One of the key business initiatives of all pharmaceutical firms is to deploy field-based representatives, often called detail reps, whose respo ... uence the doctor to write more prescriptions for the company's products than their competitors. The pharmaceutical company tracks sales performance ratios of call activity vs. sales, sample distributi ...

(3 pages) 55 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Pharmecutical Companies: Are they overcharging?

There are many different takes on whether or not the pharmaceutical companies are over charging for their products. I will discuss both sides briefly an ... ng for their products. I will discuss both sides briefly and then give my final opinion.For the pharmaceutical companies:The pharmaceutical company's profit margins are not as high as some woul ... mple Microsoft's profit as a percent in 2002 was 36.6 and Pixar's was about 44%. The leader in the pharmaceutical industry on percent net profit was Pfizer with a profit of about 28%, and the lowest ...

(2 pages) 81 2 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

GSK Parmaceuticals

.1 牋牋牋牋About GSKGlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is a world leading research-based pharmaceutical company with a powerful combination of skills and resources that provides a platform ... ased in the US, the new company is one of the industry leaders, with an estimated 7% of the world's pharmaceutical market's also has leadership in four major therapeutic areas - anti-infectives, centr ...

(26 pages) 435 0 3.5 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Country factor analysis-Argentina

Executive SummaryInternational business is of vital part for pharmaceutical company to expand business to catch more market of the world. Report reflects country ... catch more market of the world. Report reflects country's different factors related to business for pharmaceutical industry. Argentina was one of the wealthiest countries during 18th and 19th century, ... t related to these factors .These factors must have to be carefully studied and understood.PRATEETI Pharmaceuticals pty. ltd looking for new market in Argentina for antibacterial medicines. Pharmaceut ...

(15 pages) 143 0 4.4 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Novo Nordisk and Ypsomed Selfcare Solutions

Novo Nordisk, a pharmaceutical company founded in Denmark in 1923, has been a pioneer of innovative insulin delivery ... reas of research and development including human growth hormone and hemostatic products in their biopharmaceuticals. Biopharmaceuticals is the method of developing products by biological process rathe ... f delivering insulin to patients. They have had a long-standing relationship with sanofi-aventis, a pharmaceutical company that markets the leading long-acting insulin known as Lantus (Comments to the ...

(6 pages) 48 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Management Planning and Ethics Paper

AbstractThis report will focus on the planning function of management in a pharmaceutical company. Within the report legal issues, ethics and corporate social responsibility a ... m. In order to increase our market share we need to take business away from the competition. In the pharmaceutical industry generics play a large role in the profitability of an existing product. Once ... beling. There is an indication or indications for each medication that is brought to market and the pharmaceutical company must stay within the guidelines in discussing the usage of their products to ...

(6 pages) 503 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Decision-Making Model Analysis Paper

ats and how this decision-making tool would have improved productivity and increase of sales in one pharmaceutical company's region.Decision-Making Model Analysis PaperTo be successful in the business ...

(3 pages) 148 0 3.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Ethics in Workplace Case Study

The Johnson & Johnson Tylenol IncidentIn 1982 Johnson and Johnson, the pharmaceutical company that makes Tylenol announced a nationwide recall of Tylenol; 31 million bottl ...

(10 pages) 412 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Final Paper: Implementation and Evaluation Plan - Perrigo

port is a closer look at the framing of a serious problem for the staff and employees of Perrigo, a pharmaceutical company, which is undergoing some drastic changes. These changes are due to the illeg ... re manufactured with the use of pseudoephedrine which is a major active ingredient found in several pharmaceutical products. This paper will present a clear and concise problem statement and three alt ...

(14 pages) 203 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Case Study on Mayne Nickless

became the largest provider of private hospital beds in Australia. In 2001, Mayne also invested in pharmaceuticals and bid for the South Australian pharmaceutical company F.H. Faulding who specialise ...

(5 pages) 50 0 4.5 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Analyzing Lease vs. Buy Decisions Simulation

or not to buy or lease a plant and complete facility upgrades as part of the transformation into a pharmaceutical company.Recommended solutions the first decision the company is facing is the acquisi ...

(5 pages) 271 0 3.8 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Case Study - Johnson & Johnson

Case Study - Johnson and JohnsonIn 1982 Johnson and Johnson, the pharmaceutical company that makes Tylenol announced a nationwide recall of Tylenol; they recalled 31 ... specific dosage information in their packaging prior to manufacturing. When it comes to any type of pharmaceutical, companies should keep the targeted consumers in mind as well as the age groups who w ... l sabotage poisoning was handled directly without retreat. Johnson and Johnson were pioneers in the pharmaceuticals industry when they created their tamper-resistant packaging in the wake of the poiso ...

(9 pages) 128 0 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Walking into a club on a Friday night, sights of

chemical name for Ecstasy, was first discovered in Germany in 1913 and patented by an international pharmaceutical company called Merck in 1914. Its first use was intended to be a weight loss drug bec ...

(6 pages) 474 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Motivation in a Sales Force

came up to me when I read about the case of Kathryn.Kathryn works as a sales rep manager in Biolab pharmaceutical company that is a huge manufacturer of Ethical drugs noted for its biological and blo ...

(8 pages) 75 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Personal Values Development

ations should be entered and what should be done in those situations (Kahle, 1980).An employee at a pharmaceutical company visits doctor's offices in order to educate the doctors about the new medicat ... the same results. That would be an ethical way to make the presentation to the doctor. Now the same pharmaceutical company's employee during the visits to the doctor while doing the presentation also ...

(6 pages) 348 1 4.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy