Saama Blog

Risk Management: Aligning Automation with Best Practices to Meet ICH E6 (R2) Guidelines
One of the challenges in meeting the ICH E6 (R2) guidelines involves managing risk. While this is an area that Sponsors are already well familiar with, and ...
Mon, 8 Feb, 2021 at 2:57 PM
3 Key Big Data Challenges that Pharma Companies Needs to Solve to Keep Their Competitive Edge
The Life Sciences industry functions around data collected from different sources, for various purposes. As pharmaceutical and biotechnology markets are poi...
Mon, 8 Feb, 2021 at 2:58 PM
Thanksgiving Week: Acknowledging Everything that Deserves Our Gratitude
We lead such busy lives, and do so much in a day – dealing with deadline pressures, attending in numerous meetings, talking to clients and colleagues, fight...
Mon, 8 Feb, 2021 at 2:59 PM
Capsule Networks and the Limitations of CNNs
Convolutional Neural Networks are considered the State-of-the-Art in computer vision related Machine Learning tasks. Soham Chatterjee highlights the limitat...
Mon, 8 Feb, 2021 at 3:00 PM
Making Sense of Resource Optimization: Uncharted Territory in Vendor Oversight
In a recent Comprehend webinar, Laurie Halloran of Halloran Consulting Group presented some stimulating ideas on how to address an underserved issue in opti...
Tue, 9 Feb, 2021 at 12:55 PM
Tips for Operationalizing the ICH E6 (R2) Guidance
While the ICH E6 addendum, (R2), is already in force in Europe, the FDA has yet to publish the final guidance here in the U.S.  Sponsors and CROs alike have...
Tue, 9 Feb, 2021 at 12:56 PM
Deep Learning Diaries: Building Custom Layers in Keras
There are many deep learning libraries available, some are more popular than the others, and some get used for very specific tasks.  Abhai Kollara discusses...
Tue, 9 Feb, 2021 at 12:56 PM
State of Affairs from the CRO Perspective: The CRO Market Survey, a New Benchmark Report
Our recent survey of more than 100 global Contract Research Organizations (CROs) uncovered a number of revelations – some surprising, and some reflecting fu...
Tue, 9 Feb, 2021 at 12:57 PM
Emerging Key Trends in Data and Analytics in Pharma Industry
Key data and analytics trends are evolving rapidly as they are increasingly being driven by business needs. Rajeev Dadia looks at the technologies that are ...
Tue, 9 Feb, 2021 at 12:58 PM
Future of the Data Divide
At the 2017 SCDM conference, held Sep 24-26 in Orlando, much was covered regarding the state of data management today. New approaches in risk monitoring, la...
Tue, 9 Feb, 2021 at 12:58 PM