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2014-09-29 23:13:20

Clinovo Will Demo Its Advanced Electronic Data Capture Solution, ClinCapture at The Annual “Society for Clinical Data Management” (SCDM) Conference Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Clinovo, global Contract Research Organization (CRO) with headquarters in the San Francisco Bay Area, exhibits the annual “Society for Clinical Data Management” (SCDM) Conference on September 28th – October 1st in Las Vegas (NV). At this conference, Clinovo team will provide demonstration of...

2014-09-29 23:03:24

In May, the website for mesothelioma patients and their families reported on the first mesothelioma patient accepted into a U.K. clinical trial of the drug, which was recently approved by the FDA for use in treating advanced melanoma patients. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 MesotheliomaHelp.org is calling attention today to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s accelerated approval of Keytruda (pembrolizumab; MK-3475) for the treatment of patients with advanced or surgically...

2014-09-29 16:26:02

CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pharmacists have an important role in ensuring that clinical trials are conducted according to good clinical trials practices. The Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association has released the HOPA Investigational Drug Service Best Practice Standards, the first of its kind that provides the best practice standards and guidance for pharmacists and institutions that conduct clinical trials. The HOPA Investigational Drug Service Best...

Study Finds Many Patients Excluded From Clinical Trials Due To Prior Cancer
2014-09-29 03:46:37

UT Southwestern Medical Center Lung cancer clinical trials exclude a substantial proportion of patients due to a history of prior cancer, as shown in an analysis by cancer researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Among more than 50 lung cancer clinical trials examined, more than 80 percent excluded patients with prior cancer from participating, according to the study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. The exclusion criterion was even applied in more than...

2014-09-26 08:25:31

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) reported today that partner AstraZeneca announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending approval of MOVENTIG® (naloxegol) for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC) in adult patients who have had an inadequate response to laxatives. MOVENTIG is an investigational, peripherally-acting...

2014-09-25 16:26:01

BOSTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GliaCure, a privately-held biotechnology company focused on the development of novel therapies for neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders based on glial targets, announced today that has initiated dosing of healthy volunteers in a first-in-human Phase 1a clinical trial of its lead product candidate, GC021109, a novel compound developed as a disease-modifying treatment for Alzheimer's disease. In pre-clinical animal studies GC021109 has...

2014-09-25 08:27:51

GLEN BURNIE, Md., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSSi (www.CSSiEnroll.com), the leader in patient recruitment solutions for the clinical research industry, is pleased to announce the recent appointment of two new hires, adding significant value and expertise to its offerings. CSSi has named Greg Fleming as Director of Business Development and Gemma Groppi as Senior Global Project Manager. Greg will be based on the West Coast working out of CSSi's San Francisco office while Gemma will...

2014-09-25 08:27:37

University of Toledo's Dr. Sharrel Pinto to Lead Study Using MTS Adherence Packaging Solutions from Omnicell MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnicell® Inc. today announced the commencement of the STOMPP (Study the Effect of a Hybrid Pharmacy Practice Model on Medication Adherence) clinical study. The evaluation is led by Dr. Sharrel Pinto, Division Head and Associate Professor in the Health Outcomes and Socioeconomic Sciences Division and Research Director of the Center...

2014-09-25 08:27:08

MINNETONKA, Minn., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zyga Technology, Inc., a developer of minimally invasive solutions for underserved areas in spine, announced today that it has completed a $10 million round of financing. The company intends to use the proceeds to fund the expansion of its U.S. sales and marketing organization as it prepares for the implementation of a Category 1 CPT code for SI joint fusion procedures in January 2015. In addition, the financing will also be used to support...

2014-09-24 08:28:14

New addition expands WCG's eClinical offerings for improving clinical trial start-up and management PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG), the world's largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services for clinical research, announced today that ePharmaSolutions (ePS) has joined its group of companies. Based near Philadelphia, PA, ePS is a leading provider of eClinical solutions and technology-enabled services that improve the conduct of...


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