June 1998 - The CenterWatch Monthly : Volume 5, Issue 6, June 1998
European Sites Rate Sponsors
CenterWatch presents the results of its first survey of European sites.Sixty percent of the 300 European sites surveyed rate Eli Lilly best in overall performance. Respondents to the survey said that top-rated sponsors use of local offices and on-staff CRAs are key in maintaining successful relationships with European investigators.
SMOs Chalking Up Mixed Results
CenterWatch editors show that most activity in the SMO market is being driven by only a handful of companies. Many SMOs are not performing well financially.Clinical Studies, Affiliated Research Centers, and Hill Top Research are considered the top three SMOs while MDS Harris, Protocare, and Clinical reSearchNet are making news as up-and-comers.
Eye On: Breast Cancer
CenterWatch editorial staff review new treatments in research for breast cancer and identify 39 therapies in clinical development.
- Month in Review