CRO/Sponsor Articles

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
Applied Clinical Trials: Mar 09, 2014
Competitiveness in the field of industry-sponsored clinical research is largely contingent on speed, quality, and cost.

CRO/Sponsor News

Merck and Novo Nordisk Join TransCelerate

TransCelerate BioPharma Inc. today announced two new members, Merck & Co. Inc., and Novo Nordisk, to the biopharmaceutical non-profit organization.

PwC Report: Regulatory Innovation Should Adapt to New Health Economy

Consumers and drug and device manufacturers are changing practices and shifting attitudes toward the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Increased pressures for speedy access to breakthrough drugs and medical devices, and a focus on value in addition to medical benefit, are driving these changes.

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Implements Veeva Vault eTMF

To improve visibility, control, and collaboration for its ongoing and planned clinical trials, San Diego-based biotech Conatus Pharmaceuticals selected Veeva Vault eTMF and Veeva Vault QualityDocs – cloud applications for the management of clinical study and quality and development documentation, respectively

PPD Expands GMP Lab in Athlone, Ireland

Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) has expanded its good manufacturing practices (GMP) operations in Athlone, Ireland, by adding a new, state-of-the-art laboratory for cell-based assays to its existing portfolio of services at the facility.

Covance Solution Bridges Preclinical to Clinical Development

Covance Inc., the world’s most comprehensive drug development company, today announced the introduction of Covance Early Phase Development Solutions,