Applied Clinical Trials-03-01-2018

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Digital media is becoming a crucial vehicle for finding “Patient X” for rare disease drug trials. Three areas in particular where digital media is helping with the detective work are explored.

News
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March 01, 2018

Rare disease interests in Europe add more voices to push for greater backing of research incentives, infrastructure.

Peter O’Donnell weighs the varying views in Europe on the risks of going the adaptive pathways route for drug approval.

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Feature Article

March 01, 2018

The ability to diagnose cancer at earlier stages of the disease is constrained by the specificity and mechanics of traditional diagnostic methods. The growing use of liquid biopsy technology may help overcome such barriers and potentially revolutionize cancer research, patient treatment, and survivor care.

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Feature Article

March 01, 2018

Safeguarding trials from CRO turnover. How to ensure commitment of qualified resources through thick and thin.

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From the Editor

March 01, 2018

Lisa Henderson writes on patient participation and recruitment in clinical trials.

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The importance of examining this generation’s influence on the clinical trial value chain.

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Exploring the latest hiring and retention practices in the life sciences, where roles are changing fast. Impact trends from new talent survey are revealed.

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Clinical Trial Insights

March 01, 2018

Amid industry feedback that the growing volume and diversity of eClinical data collected for studies is taxing cycle times, two studies highlight the need to optimize protocol design and executional complexity to overcome these data management burdens.

Jill Wechsler details the two chief reasons why clinical trial quality and efficiency has improved in recent years.

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Meeting today’s complex regulatory demands when it comes to drug safety and pharmacovigilance can be especially challenging for small and medium-sized organizations. This report presents the benefits for these companies in outsourcing such activities to functional service providers (FSPs) during clinical trials and post-approval.

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March 01, 2018

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