Can open-source R&D reinvigorate drug research?

@article{Munos2006CanOR,
  title={Can open-source R\&D reinvigorate drug research?},
  author={Bernard H. Munos},
  journal={Nature Reviews Drug Discovery},
  year={2006},
  volume={5},
  pages={723-729}
}
  • B. Munos
  • Published 1 September 2006
  • Biology
  • Nature Reviews Drug Discovery
The low number of novel therapeutics approved by the US FDA in recent years continues to cause great concern about productivity and declining innovation. Can open-source drug research and development, using principles pioneered by the highly successful open-source software movement, help revive the industry? 

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