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2011-01-27 10:34:00

CARY, N.C., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cetero Research, the leading early-stage contract research organization (CRO), today announced that it has reached another industry milestone with the completion of its 20,000th early-phase clinical study. This achievement solidifies Cetero's position as the unmatched leader in early-phase clinical development and highlights the range of study experience and therapeutic expertise that Cetero offers to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and generic...

2008-07-22 12:01:09

The clinical drug trials required to ensure that the next blockbuster makes it to market often last longer than expected. The majority of these delays can be attributed to patient recruitment problems, arising from arduous processes and negative public perceptions. According to a new report by Datamonitor, however, the internet is proving to be an invaluable tool in streamlining recruitment. Almost 90% of trials are delayed, primarily because of patient recruitment problems. Public...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.