CRO/Sponsor Articles

Applied Clinical Trials: Feb 19, 2015
Recent advances in proteomics, genomics and metabolomics have enabled us to understand the molecular basis of disease at both the diagnostic and treatment levels.
Applied Clinical Trials: Jan 22, 2015
Over recent years global drug companies large or small have recognized that one root cause of the high failure rate in their clinical development lies in the selection of right therapeutic targets.
Applied Clinical Trials: Sep 30, 2014
Exploring sourcing model options for appropriate incorporation of DMCs into a clinical program.
Applied Clinical Trials: Sep 10, 2014
Why do we audit our suppliers and what do we hope to achieve when we do?
Applied Clinical Trials: Aug 19, 2014
Implementing a "just-in-time" site activation process effectively can significantly speed trial startup.
Applied Clinical Trials: Jul 06, 2014
The costs of drug development are increasing, driven in large part by increasing failure rates in all phases of clinical development.
Applied Clinical Trials: Jun 25, 2014
PCORI underscored existing trends toward increasingly individualized and personalized medical care...
Applied Clinical Trials: Jun 23, 2014
Pharmacovigilance is the next frontier for outsourcing in the pharmaceutical and biologics industry.
Applied Clinical Trials: May 31, 2014
A two-phase statistical analysis identifies the key performance drivers in clinical trial startup.
Company News Release: Apr 22, 2014
By Applied Clinical Trials
In December 2013, Sanofi opened its submissions for the second challenge in its Partners in Patient Health

CRO/Sponsor News

ACI Clinical Offers Medical Expert Identification Network

ACI Clinical announces a new solution for Life Sciences companies facing the growing difficulty surrounding the identification and engagement of independent medical experts.

ICON, Carnegie Mellon Collaborate on Informed Consent Processes

Series of research projects to evaluate approaches for improving patient understanding of clinical trials

SCRS Expands Relationship with Acurian

The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS), a global trade organization dedicated to representing the interests of clinical research sites, announced an expanded relationship with Acurian Inc., a full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions and a subsidiary of PPD.

Medical Device Sponsor Receives FDA Approval Using Target Health's Services

?Lund, Sweden-based Dignitana, a manufacturer of medical cooling devices, engaged CRO Target Health in 2011 toward its approval of DigniCap® System, its product to protect cells and hair for patients in chemotherapy treatment.

Pfizer Deploys Pharmacovigilance Solution to US Market

MyMeds&Me, a SaaS provider of web-based adverse event and product quality complaint capture solutions for life sciences, announced the deployment of its Reportum® solution across all Pfizer safety call center sites in the United States.