"The integration of EMBASE.com as a channel for use with the QUOSA Information Manager and Virtual Library literature management application has been invaluable in our development of a Medical eLibrary Services group," according to Amyas Huston, Senior Manager Medical Communications, Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. "The combined functionality allows our group to conduct searches against both the EMBASE and MEDLINE bibliographic databases, retrieve selected articles and provide a literature document repository for copyright-compliant web-based access of publications to internal colleagues."
Used extensively by the pharmaceutical industry, EMBASE.com retrieves information to support such tasks as: new drug development and discovery of new applications for existing drugs, drug safety and pharmacovigilance procedures, legislative and regulatory compliance, clinical trial program management, PI/Supplementary Protection Certificates and IB writing and regulatory filing documentation such as New Drug Applications (NDAs).
"We are very pleased to have added EMBASE.com to our supported channels, following on from our earlier support of Scopus," says Malcolm MacKenzie, President of QUOSA. "EMBASE.com users can now benefit from the full power of our literature workflow solution, serving not only the information specialist's own needs, but also providing superior current awareness and literature management for project teams and the wider organization."
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