Technology Solutions

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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ActiGraph launches CentrePoint Data Hub

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

ActiGraph, a provider of wearable activity and sleep measurement solutions for the global pharmaceutical industry and academic research community, has announced the upcoming launch of the CentrePoint Data Hub, a home-based communication gateway that securely transmits data captured by ActiGraph activity monitors and other connected health devices to the CentrePoint cloud software platform via cellular network. The CentrePoint Data Hub is an extension of ActiGraph’s CentrePoint platform, a web-based technology suite used to deploy and manage activity monitor data collection within clinical development and health research environments.

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CRF Health enhances TrialManager for eCOA reporting, data visualization

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

CRF Health, a global provider of eCOA solutions for the life sciences industry, has announced reporting enhancements to TrialManager, its real-time portal for the analysis and management of data collected in clinical trials. The updates bring easy-to-use, role-based visual access to key trial information, further supporting a powerful toolset for the analysis of patient and site data.

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Genomic Data Commons launches for data and clinical information sharing

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

The Genomic Data Commons (GDC), a unified data system that promotes sharing of genomic and clinical data between researchers, has launched. An initiative of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the GDC will be a core component of the National Cancer Moonshot and the President’s Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI), and benefits from $70 million allocated to NCI to lead efforts in cancer genomics as part of PMI for Oncology.

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