clinical trials

A new version of the model Clinical Trials Agreement (mCTA), aimed at speeding up clinical trials and medicines research, has been welcomed by life science leaders across the whole of the UK, according to the ABPI more

1 Mar 2018 13:40 News

Pharmaceutical outsourcing services provider, PCI Pharma Services, has revealed its intentions to acquire the Australia-based clinical services provider, Pharmaceutical Packaging Professionals (PPP). more

14 Feb 2018 13:46 News

A study of clinical trial professionals has revealed the top challenges and frustrations with current Randomization and Trial Supply Management/Interactive Response Technology (RTSM/IRT) systems as well as opportunities for improvement. more

18 Jan 2018 11:59 Analysis

A new survey report from Tufts Centre for the Study of Drug Development has highlighted that life sciences companies plan to use a greater range of patient data in clinical trials for more accurate decision-making. more

8 Nov 2017 14:12 Analysis

The BBC has reported that researchers from the University of Oxford’s Jenner Institute are seeking 500 NHS patients to test a new ‘universal’ vaccine for seasonal influenza, which may give better protection against the virus. more

4 Oct 2017 12:00 News

Head of operations at Sharp Clinical Services, Dave Wilson, reveals how automating packaging lines can benefit clinical trial supply and what should be considered before introducing new technology. more

19 Sep 2017 14:00 Opinion

The charity organisation, Cancer Research UK, has selected the Veeva Vault eTMF system, from Veeva Systems, for the modernisation of its clinical trial processes. more

14 Sep 2017 12:15 Technology

Clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, Cellectis, has received a notice from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that a clinical hold has been placed on its ongoing Phase I studies evaluating the CAR-T therapy (UCART123) after a fatality. more

5 Sep 2017 14:42 News

A strategic partnership between Allscripts and Elligo Health Research has been announced that will help clinicians conduct clinical trials within their own clinics and thus bring new treatments to patients. more

18 Aug 2017 12:46 News

Scientists from the University of Southampton are commencing a trial of an experimental drug, combined with immunochemotherapy, to treat certain patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). more

14 Aug 2017 13:49 News

Bruno Speder, SGS Life Sciences, gives an overview of new EU regulation 536/2014, introduced to provide a single European submission and approval procedure for clinical trials, and discusses the effects it may have on early phase clinical trials more

4 Aug 2017 12:19 Opinion

A recent partnership to address the challenge of monitoring adherence in ophthalmic clinical trials was formed between Aptar Pharma and Kali Care. Here, Sina Fateh and Sai Shankar discuss this alliance further. more

4 Aug 2017 12:15 , Opinion

Jennifer Goldsmith, senior vice president of Veeva Vault, examines why industry collaboration holds the key to faster clinical trials more

2 Aug 2017 11:01 Opinion

In this article, Ben van der Schaaf, principal at Arthur D. Little, gives a five-step guide to explore possible funding partnerships for lower-priority drug trials — a new model for big pharma. more

2 Aug 2017 10:49 Opinion

CRO and small scale active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) specialist, Onyx Scientific, has supported biotech company, TopiVert, in the initiation of clinical trials for two narrow spectrum kinase inhibitor (NSKI) drug candidates. more

20 Jul 2017 12:31 News

A study from researchers at Yale School of Medicine, evaluating cardiovascular trials with primary surrogate endpoints from the past 20 years, have found a disconnect between these trials and clinical outcomes. more

18 Jul 2017 13:51 News

Here we count down the top five tweets from @EPM_magazine that have gained the most impressions this week, taken from Twitter analytics. more

23 Jun 2017 15:17 News

Global health science marketing and communications firm, SCORR Marketing, has announced the availability of its new survey report on clinical trials. more

23 Jun 2017 12:55 News

Drug and medical device contract clinical development services provider dedicated to renal research, Frenova Renal Research, has announced that its alliance of investigative sites designed to speed up clinical trial initiation has expanded. more

21 Jun 2017 11:47 News

Global biopharmaceutical services organisation, Parexel, and global life sciences company, Sanofi, are collaborating on a pilot study to advance the use of wearable devices in the collection of data and management of clinical trials. more

19 Jun 2017 12:04 News