Technology Solutions

iPug launches as global digital health company

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

A network of New Zealand angel investors has helped launch iPug, a digital health company that is transforming the way research and public health campaigns are delivered, into the U.S. market at the BIO International Convention in San Francisco.

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Medidata launches new payment technology

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Medidata, a global provider of cloud-based solutions for clinical research in life sciences, has announced the launch of Medidata Payments. A new component of the industry-leading Medidata Clinical Cloud, Medidata Payments enables clinical trial sponsors and CROs to calculate reimbursements to investigative sites in real time and automatically disburse payments, eliminating a key operational pain point in the drug development process.

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Biogen selects Cognizant’s SmartTrials Platform

Friday, July 1, 2016

Biogen has selected Cognizant‘s SmartTrials platform to aggregate and store clinical trial operational and patient data. Cambridge, Mass.-based Biogen has a portfolio of medicines to treat multiple sclerosis (MS) and is at the forefront of neurology research, working to develop novel therapies for conditions with few or no treatment options.

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BBK Worldwide launches mobile app platform for community engagement

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

BBK Worldwide, a provider of patient recruitment and engagement technologies and services, has unveiled major updates to its mobile app platform. Powered by TrialCentralNet, a Patient Recruitment Management System (PRMS), the comprehensive mobile app platform allows any clinical research or healthcare organization, including sponsors, CROs and advocacy groups, to develop and utilize custom mobile apps in weeks instead of months, and at a small fraction of the cost of in-house development.

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TMF Survey: Adoption of eTMF applications has increased nearly twofold

Monday, June 27, 2016

Veeva Systems reported the latest findings of the industry’s largest, annual global survey of trial master file (TMF) owners, the Veeva 2016 Paperless TMF Survey. The new research study reveals significant change is underway as the industry shifts from passive to active TMF management and adopts advanced electronic TMF (eTMF) applications to improve inspection readiness and shorten clinical trials.

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Exco InTouch, AliveCor partner on mobile ECG measurements in clinical research

Monday, June 27, 2016

Exco InTouch, a provider of patient engagement and data capture solutions for clinical research and healthcare providers, has announced a partnership with AliveCor, a pioneer in machine learning techniques and mobile electrocardiogram (ECG) technology for proactive heart care, in order to make mobile ECG measurements available in clinical study research. AliveCor has secured global recognition for transforming cardiac care and its Kardia platform is recommended for use by prominent cardiologists and is currently being utilised internationally.

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