Technology Solutions

Veeva Systems launches Veeva Oncology Link

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Veeva Systems announced Veeva Oncology Link, an enterprise data solution to centralize insights and intelligence on scientific leaders in oncology. Veeva Oncology Link consolidates thousands of global experts and millions of activities—including publications, clinical trials, and events—in a single, complete source of oncology data. Now, medical affairs and commercial organizations can better plan and engage top industry thought leaders and create deeper relationships with the global oncology community.

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Science 37, AOBiome complete virtual clinical trial

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Science 37, a trailblazing company focused on “site-less” clinical trials, announced the completion of a phase IIb study for AOBiome, a clinical-stage life sciences company, in which it screened over 8,000 people with mild-to-moderate acne and enrolled 372 participants to take part in this research study all from the comfort of their own homes. This is the first time that a phase IIb interventional randomized placebo controlled trial of this kind has been successfully run one hundred percent virtually.

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Bracket acquires mProve Health

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Bracket, a clinical trial technology and specialty services provider, announced the strategic acquisition of mProve Health, a provider of mobile technologies for life science companies. The acquisition centers on both companies’ support of tech-enabled clinical trials that improve patient engagement through the use of “Bring Your Own Device” mobile tools in clinical trials.

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Abbott launches smartphone compatible insertable cardiac monitor

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Abbott has secured FDA clearance for the Confirm Rx Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM), the world’s first and only smartphone compatible ICM designed to help physicians remotely identify cardiac arrhythmias. With FDA clearance Abbott can now provide U.S. patients a new way to monitor for abnormal heart rhythms while staying connected to their physician remotely and being able to engage in their healthcare.

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Accenture joins Partnership on AI

Friday, October 20, 2017

Accenture has joined the Partnership on AI, an alliance of businesses, researchers, academics and policy makers that work to advance the understanding of artificial intelligence (AI) technology and develop best practices on the challenges and opportunities within the field. Accenture joins other prominent industry leaders who share its commitment to advancing the field of AI so that it benefits people and society. Accenture will actively contribute its own insights, research and capabilities in areas including Responsible AI, and will dedicate people and resources to collaborate with Partnership on AI members to help address important global challenges such as food, diversity, inclusion, health, education and economic opportunity.

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FDA selects Box for cloud content management

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Box announced that the FDA has selected Box’s cloud content management platform to modernize its technical infrastructure and drive new ways to work in the cloud. With Box, the FDA is furthering its IT innovation strategy to digitize business processes and envision new ways to engage with the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry.

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Janssen launches iSTEP, a mobile medication and data management tech platform

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Janssen Research & Development has established the Integrated Smart Trial & Engagement Platform (iSTEP), an information technology toolset developed to automate investigational product supply and data management in clinical trials. The approach, developed by Janssen, is available for industry-use and is designed to replace the paper-based conventional processes of managing clinical supplies and tracking patient health data with a cohesive suite of digital technologies.

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