Medical Writing Preclinical Studies

Volume 26, Issue 4 - Preclinical Studies

December 2017


Preclinical studies

President's Message

President’s Message



Feature Articles

Preclinical research in drug development

An introduction to little-known aspects of nonclinical regulatory writing

Reporting of preclinical research: What do we get told – when and how?

Mind the gap – towards complete and transparent reporting of animal research

The reproducibility crisis in preclinical research – lessons to learn from clinical research

Nonclinical studies in the Russian Federation — Problems, regulatory norms, and harmonisation with international standards

How to survive Brexit as an independent medical writer

Creation of a patient-centric patient lay summary in the local language

Six communication rules for scientific presentations and writing

So, you want to be a medical journalist?

News from the EMA

News from the EMA

Special Section

EMWA celebrates 25 years

Regular Sections

Profile: An interview with Steven Walker

Getting Your Foot in the Door

In the Bookstores

Journal Watch

The Webscout

Good Writing Practice

Medical Communications

Out On Our Own

Out on Our Own


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Medical Writing is a quarterly publication that aims to educate and inform medical writers in Europe and beyond. Each issue focuses on a specific theme, and all issues include feature articles and regular columns on topics relevant to the practice of medical writing. We welcome articles providing practical advice to medical writers; guidelines and reviews/summaries/updates of guidelines published elsewhere; original research; opinion pieces; interviews; and review articles.

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