Curing Parkinson's with Parkure Ltd., DEMO video, Innovating with Open Knowledge
From Morna Simpson on August 25th, 2017
Interview with Lysimachos Zografos at Parker Ltd., a drug discovery company that aims to cure Parkinson's disease.
This case study explores the use of open resources, and especially of using open research resources for commercial use in a scientific context. Parkure Ltd., uses open research resources in their day to day work. Most of the research that they use is accessed through aggregated sources, and some of this will come directly from the University of Edinburgh.
This video DEMO video walks you through how to find drugs using a drug database and what types of things you might want to compare.
There are 4 video interviews that accompany this DEMO.
Transcript and Activity Sheets available.