Study Conduct

Understanding feasibility for faster clinical trials

Friday, January 1, 2016

Do you hate to be late? Most people do, but CenterWatch surveys of investigative sites show the majority have delays. A root cause is increasing eligibility cri­teria (up 58% in the last decade). It is no wonder that sites say recruit­ment is the biggest cause of delay; with more criteria, fewer patients qualify.

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Three Questions: Piet van der Graaf, Certara

Monday, December 21, 2015

CW Weekly presents this feature as a way to put the spotlight on issues faced by executives in the clinical trial space. Staff writer Ron Rosenberg interviewed Piet van der Graaf, Pharm.D., Ph.D., vice president of quantitative systems pharmacology at Certara and former director of XenologiQ, a QSP consultancy.

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Renewed attention for investigator-initiated trials

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

After a five- to eight-year decline, investigator-initiated trials (IITs) are gaining renewed interest as more biopharmaceutical companies are using them as a creative and cost-effective way to innovate and further improve patient safety.

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hVIVO, Everbridge partner on patient recruitment

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

hVIVO, a U.K.-based provider of human disease models, and Everbridge, a global provider of SaaS-based unified critical communications solutions, are joining forces to offer a next-generation, virtual clinical trial platform that has the potential to transform the trial volunteer experience.

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