The University of Oxford’s Chas Bountra Outlines a New Approach for Developing More Novel, Effective and Affordable Medicines, More Quickly
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — October 19, 2015 — The SENS Research Foundation has released a video featuring a keynote address by Chas Bountra, Chief Scientist at the SGC, University of Oxford, as delivered at its recent Rejuvenation Biotechnology Conference in August 2015. The keynote highlights society’s need to completely transform the manner in which new medicines are discovered. Bountra asserts that while patients want more novel, more effective, and more affordable medicines more quickly, the reality is that drug discovery today is too costly, too risky and too slow. The video of Bountra’s keynote, Transforming the Discovery of New Medicines, is available to view now.