Inquiry Roundup- Automotive Manufacturing


Automotive Interior Electronics We are a prominent NYC-based expert network and an authorized Zintro partner. Our client has an immediate need to conduct phone consults with multiple experts knowledgeable about the market and industry trends for automotive … Read More

European Life Sciences Companies Turn to Crowdfunding


According to a new report, European life science companies are finding crowdfunding to be a good means of raising quick cash, if not a replacement for angels or VCs. 'Analysis of Crowd-based Financing in European Life Sciences' by German market analyst Biocom … Read More

“Considerations for Emerging Biopharmaceutical Companies”


Zintro Webinar Presented by Camille DeSantis & Maria Casini, Co-Founders and Managing Partners - Guard Dog Brand Development, LLC Presenter's Note: "With increased competition in product development, particularly in oncology, it is critical for … Read More

Zintro Success Story: Peter J. Blok, Ph.D.


Zintro expert Peter J. Blok, Ph.D. has over 30 years of experience in the life science industry. He started his career in R&D/Process Development and continued with senior executive positions in Manufacturing and Supply Chain Operations. His experience … Read More

What Does Zarxio Launch Mean for the Future of Biosimilar Drugs?


Last month, Novartis kicked off a new era in U.S. medicine, launching Zarxio, a biosimilar copy of Neupogen--Amgen's white blood cell-boosting drug. Zarxio is the first biosimilar copy of a biotechnology drug approved in the U.S. and is being offered at a 15 … Read More

Introducing Zintro Partner InnoCentive—the Global Leader in Crowdsourcing and Prize Competitions


With more than 10 years of experience in the Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing space, InnoCentive has positioned themselves as the global leader in crowdsourcing and prize competitions. And why not? Global companies--including the Fortune 500, Non-Profits, and … Read More

First Up for Google Life Sciences–Tackling Diabetes


Last month, Google announced that it was creating a new holding company called Alphabet and spinning off all non-core activities from the Google brand--including life sciences work inside Google X. According to a report from NPR, the first disease Google Life … Read More

Inquiry Roundup- Food Manufacturing


Pet Food Manufacturing Hello, I am looking to speak with people who are knowledgeable about pet food & supplies, from the mass retailers', specialty retailers or manufactures perspective . More specifically, I'm hoping to discuss: -channel of … Read More

Inquiry Roundup- Food Science


Organic Preservative I am looking for a food science expert in helping us extend the shelf life of Aloevera juice and other herbal juices without using Sodium benzoate, potassium sorbate. Currently we are using SB, and PSand Citric acid as preservatives or … Read More

Kansas State University Responds to Biosecurity Research Safety Concerns

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Last month, the USA Today revealed Kansas State University’s secret federal sanctions from repeatedly violating safety regulations in 2012 and 2013 at the Biosecurity Research Institute in Manhattan. According to the story, federal regulators sent a letter to … Read More

Inquiry Roundup- Medical Reimbursement

Medical Reimbursement

Us Medical Insurance We are an authorized Zintro partner interested in connecting with executive payors with the following top US Medical Insurance Companies: United Health Group Humana Aetna Cigna Blue Cross/Blue Shield/Blue Care Network Kaiser … Read More

Ebola Vaccine Begins Distribution

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Last month, preliminary results on an Ebola vaccine in Guinea suggested it was 100 percent effective against the disease. As a result, Doctors Without Borders began to recommend distribution of the vaccine in countries in Western Africa. Ebola has killed more … Read More

“How to Automate Software Development and Engineering”

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Zintro Webinar Presented by Stephen F. Heffner, President - XTRAN, LLC Presenter's Note: "The software delivery process is becoming more and more automated, using sophisticated tools for code version control and release control. However, the process of … Read More

FDA Extends Compliance Date for Menu-Labeling Rule

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Last month, the FDA extended the compliance date for its controversial menu-labeling rule from Dec. 1, 2015 to Dec. 1, 2016. The new requirements apply to restaurants and similar retail food establishments with more than 20 locations, as well as food … Read More

FDA Approves First 3D Printed Drug


The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first 3D-printed drug this month, Spritam, designed to treat seizures brought on by epilepsy in children and adults. It was developed by Aprecia Pharmaceuticals Company using ZipDose, a 3D printer that … Read More

Zintro Feature Update: Add Attachments!

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Our Product and Engineering teams have been hard at work adding a new feature - Attachments. Check out the highlights below for more information: Users can now post attachments in any conversation. Both Clients and Experts can send and receive attachments. … Read More

Zintro Feature Update: New Profile Options!


Our Product and Engineering teams have been hard at work improving our Profiles feature. Check out the highlights below for more information:   Profile Enhancements 1) Experience and education: Enter all of your experience and education details … Read More

Inquiry Roundup- Food Packaging


Aluminium Foil Packaging Hi, We are looking for some insights on Food Packaging Aluminum/Paper Laminate Foil Industry. We are looking for experts who have an experience managing current procurement best practices in supplier engagement/diversification, … Read More

“Formulating a Successful Regulatory Strategy” Presented by Parul Chansoria

Zintro Webinar Presented by Parul Chansoria, Founder and CEO - Elexes Presenter's Note: "As the regulatory requirements constantly evolve and become increasingly complex, it is important for companies to formulate a thought through regulatory strategy … Read More

FDA Extends Compliance Date for Menu Labeling

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Last month, the FDA extended the compliance date for its controversial menu-labeling rule from Dec. 1, 2015 to Dec. 1, 2016. The new requirements apply to restaurants and similar retail food establishments with more than 20 locations, as well as food … Read More

Inquiry Roundup-Drug Formulation

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Regional Drug Delivery Device Require an expert with extensive knowledge of regional drug delivery device markets to help identify suppliers who can manufacture electronic drug delivery devices (smart inhalers, nebulizers, auto injectors and patch infusion … Read More

Success Story: Dr. Joseph Pimbley

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Dr. Joseph Pimbley is an independent financial consultant and expert in Capital Markets and Financial Risk Management. His experience includes leadership of business groups, information technology, enterprise risk management, and quantitative modeling teams. … Read More

Crop Biotechnology Impact on Developing Countries Part 2


Since 1996, the net economic benefit of crop biotechnology at the farm level has been $133.5 billion. In a previous post, we asked Zintro experts to share their thoughts about the report GM crops: global socio-economic and environmental impacts 1996-2013.  … Read More

Inquiry Roundup- Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Electrical Equipment Saudi Arabia I would like to get insights on various electrical equipments, focusing on the Saudi Arabia market. Price quotes, prices movements and price drivers are required. Product Categories: Transformer, Reactor, Switchgear, … Read More