Michelle is a life sciences professional with a PhD from Oxford University, and 12 years post-qualification experience in academia and the pharmaceutical industry. Michelle has extensive knowledge of the drug discovery and information management industries, with experience in technical sales and marketing. Most recently Michelle has been working in the science publishing / marketing arena as an editor and science writer, and is now working on a freelance basis with a number of clients.
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Articles by Dr. Michelle Maxwell:
Product review of PharmaCircle Business Class Professional (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)Friday, 23rd June 2017
In the final part of Jinfo's review of PharmaCircle's Business Class Professional, we take a look at the value this online platform offers biopharmaceutical companies, and its development plans. Competing products, such as Thomson Reuters' Cortellis, Informa's Pharmaprojects and GlobalData are also mentioned along with our view on the customer service and pricing.
Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2838
Product review of PharmaCircle Business Class Professional (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)Thursday, 22nd June 2017
In the third part of our review of PharmaCircle's Business Class Professional, an online platform for professionals in the biopharmaceutical industry, Michelle Maxwell looks at its search features, including specific module search features, application searches, such as Prospector and Spyglass, which can be used to keep track of specific company news or product events, as well as its output options and administrative capabilities.
Product review of PharmaCircle Business Class Professional (sources - content & coverage)Wednesday, 21st June 2017
In the second part of Jinfo's review of PharmaCircle Business Class Professional, an online resource for professionals in the biopharmaceutical industry, Michelle Maxwell looks at its wide range of information sources, global coverage, languages available, how data is validated, as well as the different search modules.
Product review of PharmaCircle Business Class Professional (key advantages; introduction; contact details)Tuesday, 20th June 2017
PharmaCircle's Business Class Professional is an online platform for professionals in the biopharmaceutical industry and provides comprehensive product and business related information. The first part of Jinfo's review introduces the company and product which is tailored towards business development professionals in smaller companies and offers a comprehensive view into drugs, biologics and combination product development and innovation worldwide, and a complete perspective of the competitive market landscape.
Product review of Springer for R&D (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)Friday, 31st March 2017
The final part of Jinfo's product review of Springer Nature's Springer for R&D looks at competitors, including Elsevier's ScienceDirect platform, and Wiley. Michelle Maxwell also looks at the help and training available and the pricing model.
Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2803
Product review of Springer for R&D (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)Thursday, 30th March 2017
Part 3 of Jinfo's product review of Springer for R&D by Springer Nature, explores the platform's technology, particularly its search and user interactions as well as its product page functionality and colour-coding. This part of the review also looks at the outputs and the product administration.
Product review of Springer for R&D (sources - content & coverage)Wednesday, 29th March 2017
In part 2 of Jinfo's product review of Springer for R&D, an online platform to access quality STM research for corporate researchers, we look at content and key features. Reviewer Michelle Maxwell also looks at the different access levels available and geographic coverage.
Product review of Springer for R&D (key advantages; introduction; contact details)Tuesday, 28th March 2017
Springer for R&D, from Springer Nature, is an online platform that provides access to high-quality STM research for corporate researchers. Part 1 of this review introduces its key advantages and explains how the world's most complete online collection of STM books, journals and reference works, makes day-to-day research for corporate users more efficient.
Mini review of AdisInsight - a "one-stop solution" for pharmaceutical researchersWednesday, 15th March 2017
AdisInsight from Springer Nature is a database designed to allow pharmaceutical researchers, information analysts and business prospectors to discover content across the entire database (from drugs to trials, safety and deals) with one search query. This mini review examines what's changed since our last in-depth product review in March 2015.
Revolutionising big pharma with big data, visualisation and analyticsFriday, 25th November 2016
What impact is big data, data analytics and visualisation having on the pharmaceutical industry? How can big data be used to reduce silos and advance research? Michelle Maxwell outlines the challenges and the role of big data, and introduces some of the tools which can help whether at R&D or clinical trials stage.
Mini review puts ScienceDirect Reference Modules - Materials Science to the testWednesday, 9th November 2016
ScienceDirect's Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering is a one-stop research solution of continually updated information. Our reviewer looks at the system's key strengths, how the external editorial board functions, pricing, exporting content, and competitors including Springer, Wiley and CRC.
Mini Review of IntellixirWednesday, 20th April 2016
In our review of data analysis solution Intellixir, we look at how it enables information professionals, research analysts and competitive intelligence specialists to efficiently and effectively manage and analyse the ever-increasing number of patents and scientific publications they encounter.
Market Landscape - Visualisation ToolsTuesday, 10th November 2015
FreePint presents an overview of some key vendors in the visualisation space, for those grappling with big datasets. The table identifies key vendor products, briefly describes their key features, notes the geographic scope, singles out any special features of each service and highlights key use-cases and value and covers Cytoscape, Intellixir, Pipeline Pilot Discovery Studio, Tableau Desktop and TIBCO Spotfire.
Reports by Dr. Michelle Maxwell:
Product review of PharmaCircle Business Class ProfessionalTuesday, 20th June 2017
PharmaCircle's Business Class Professional is an online platform used by professionals in the biopharmaceutical industry and provides comprehensive product and business related information. The product is tailored towards business development professionals in smaller companies and offers a...
Product review of Springer for R&DTuesday, 28th March 2017
Springer for R&D, from Springer Nature, is an online platform that provides access to high-quality scientific, technical and medical (STM) research for corporate researchers. Our review finds it "provides great value for R&D users in a wide variety of industries and disciplines".
Market landscape - the leaders in big pharma data visualisationFriday, 25th November 2016
This report covers eight products with particularly impressive products in visualisation and data analytics for organisations operating in the pharmaceutical field:
Cortellis Life Sciences Solutions from Clarivate Analytics*
KeyLines from Cambridge Intelligence
"Remote Information Teams"
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