Latest ClinicalTrials.gov Stories

2014-08-26 08:30:47

Names Wayne Saville, M.D., Vice President, Clinical Development, and Mary Rose Keller Vice President, Clinical Operations SAN DIEGO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tocagen Inc. today announced Wayne Saville, M.D., has been named vice president, clinical development, and Mary Rose Keller has been named vice president, clinical operations. "As we advance Toca 511 & Toca FC into late-stage registration studies, we are expanding our clinical team with individuals who have deep...

2014-05-29 23:15:34

While the FDA requires that sponsors and clinical investigators register all applicable clinical trials and report the results of these trials on the ClinicalTrials.gov website, are they submitting everything necessary and complying with the required timelines? Mark the calendar for Monday, June 9, when Scott Cunningham, a partner at Covington & Burling, conducts a webinar that focuses on the new reality of US and EU reporting. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Registering...

2014-05-16 12:27:13

-- Top Pharma Companies Share Success Stories -- NEWTOWN, Pa., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioClinica®, Inc., a leading provider of specialized outsourced clinical trial services and eClinical Solutions, previewed several new enhancements to its eClinical Solutions suite during the annual BioClinica Global User Conference held May 5-7 in Philadelphia. Nearly 200 industry professionals participated in more than 30 sessions including demonstrations, case studies, and panel discussions....

2014-05-01 20:24:00

COSTA MESA, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Contract research organization WCCT Global announced today that Dr. Kenneth Kim, the CEO of WCCT Global, was the co-author and co-investigator of one of the highest patient enrolling clinical trial sites in the recently published clintrials.gov article. The article, "Effect of Intranasal Triamcinolone Acetonide on Basal Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal (HPA) Axis Function in Children with Allergic Rhinitis" was published on the...

2014-04-01 14:31:40

OHSU analysis in Annals of Internal Medicine finds journals reported adverse events less frequently Medical researchers often presented the findings of their clinical trials in a different way on a federal government website than they did in the medical journals where their studies were ultimately published, according to an Oregon Health & Science University analysis published April 1 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Researchers' reports in peer-reviewed medical journals often...

2014-03-05 14:41:49

An analysis of nearly 24,000 active human research clinical trials found that between 5 percent and 16 percent fall into a regulatory gap and are not covered by two major federal regulations, according to a study in the March 5 issue of JAMA. These trials studied interventions other than drugs or devices (e.g., behavioral, surgical). The primary federal human subjects protections (HSP) policies in the United States, including requirements for institutional review board review and informed...

2013-12-04 10:41:23

Half of trials with results posted in ClinicalTrials.gov database have not been published in a journal, and for some that have, the database contains more information The trial registry ClinicalTrials.gov, which permits posting of trial results, includes results of some trials that have not been published in a peer-reviewed journal and in some cases includes more information than published trials, according to Carolina Riveros (INSERM, Paris, France) and colleagues, authors of a PLOS...

2013-10-30 14:02:48

Non-publication is more common among industry-funded trials, study finds A new analysis of 585 large, randomized clinical trials registered with ClinicalTrials.gov finds that 29 percent have not been published in scientific journals. In addition, nearly 78 percent of the unpublished trials had no results available on the website, either. As a result, nearly 300,000 people who were enrolled in the 171 unpublished trials "were exposed to the risks of trial participation without the...

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