Study Conduct

ACRES, GuideStar partner on biomedical research site sustainability

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

GuideStar Clinical Trials Management, a company providing support services and strategies for clinical research programs around the U.S., and the Alliance for Clinical Research Excellence and Safety (ACRES), a multi-sector, nonprofit organization building a multi-stakeholder-driven integrated global system for clinical research, have partnered to expand site accreditation and uniformity across the clinical research community to promote and reward excellence. 

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Clinerion debuts patient recruitment system in North America

Monday, February 1, 2016

In recent years, efficient patient recruitment has become increasingly crucial to clinical trials. When PPD acquired Acurian in 2014, it confirmed how central patient recruitment services have become to clinical trial planning. In 2015, Clinovo changed the landscape of Electronic Data Capture (EDC) by releasing an open-source version of ClinCapture, its validated, cloud-based EDC system for managing electronic case report forms. By offering a self-service portal where clients can build, deploy and produce their studies for free, Clinovo made EDC accessible to all organizations running clinical trials.

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MediSapiens joins international consortium for personalized medicine

Monday, January 25, 2016

MediSapiens, a Finnish developer and provider of Bio-IT solutions for research and biomedicine, is a partner in an international consortium aiming at developing personalized medicine applications using integrated genome and other health data. The consortium was founded and is headed by the Competence Centre on Health Technologies of Estonia (CCHT) in the framework of the Competence Centre program supported via Enterprise Estonia. Along with MediSapiens and CCHT, the other consortium members are the University of Tartu Estonian Genome Center (Estonia), Tallinn University of Technology eMedicine Laboratory (Estonia), BioEximi OÜ (Estonia), Duodecim Medical Publications Ltd. (Finland) and Coimbra Genomics (Portugal).

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