Wednesday, December 26, 2007
- New York, N.Y.-based Medidata Solutions electronic data capture (EDC) won an agreement with Boston, Mass.-based CRO Parexel through the Medidata’s non-exclusive service provider model, ASPire to win. Medidata stated the CRO was attracted to Rave’s broad user acceptance, ease of deployment and real-time access to clinical data. Medidata Solutions also landed a contract with Dublin-based Elan Pharmaceuticals for the technology company’s Medidata Rave solution. Medidata stated that much of Elan’s data management operations is outsourced so it needed a product that could be easily adopted by any CRO regardless of past experience with the technology. Elan will use the solution for mid-to-late stage trials in North America.