CRO/Sponsor Articles

Outsourcing Strategies and Practices to Improve Efficiency and Performance

Aug 11, 2015

By Mary Jo Lamberti, PhD, Frances Grote, Murray A. Abramson, MD, Kenneth A. Getz

Recent studies examining the performance of integrated relationships, in particular, offer mixed results on the impact and satisfaction of these arrangements.

Think Big on Outsourcing: A Network Approach for Small Biopharma

Jul 09, 2015

By Michael Christel

Proposed partnership model explores the value of establishing alliances between CROs and networks of small and emerging biopharma companies.

2020 Vision: Fulfilling the Future of Clinical Research

Feb 19, 2015

By John Potthoff, Mark Penniston, Marc Hoffman, D. Lee Spurgin Jr

Recent advances in proteomics, genomics and metabolomics have enabled us to understand the molecular basis of disease at both the diagnostic and treatment levels.

Global Biomarker and Companion Diagnostics Outsourcing Market

Jan 22, 2015

By Jim Zhang, Ph.D

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.

Implementation and Usage of Data Monitoring Committees

Oct 01, 2014

By Donelle Bussom RN, MSN, Louise A. Winter RN, BSN

Exploring sourcing model options for appropriate incorporation of DMCs into a clinical program.

CRO/Sponsor News

PPD Implements Web-based Event Adjudication System

PPD and CISYS LifeSciences announced PPD’s implementation of Sequence WebEAS, a new Web-based event adjudication system, through a collaboration between the two companies.

Seoul National University Hospital Implements OmniComm’s Solution

Implementation establishes foundation for sustainable growth in early phase clinical research

Admedus Adopts the Medidata Clinical Cloud® in Vaccine Study

Admedus adopts the Medidata Clinical Cloud® to bring greater speed and efficiency to it’s genital herpes therapeutic vaccine study.

Cycle Time Reduction Remains Elusive

KMR Group reports that the duration of clinical trials continues to hold steady or increase despite ongoing efforts by biopharmaceutical companies to reduce cycle times.

CRF Health Announces Customer Expansion

CRF Health, a provider of electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment (eCOA) solutions, has been selected as a partner of choice by two top tier pharmaceutical companies.