Latest ClinicalTrials.gov Stories

Pediatric Trial Of Amgen's Sensipar Halted After Teen Death
2013-02-27 05:58:10

Officials with the US Food and Drug Administration have halted a trial of the thyroid drug Sensipar following the death of a 14-year-old patient during clinical trials, various media outlets reported Tuesday.

Children Under Represented In Clinical Trials
2012-10-17 20:28:00

According to a study released earlier this month, there are far fewer drug studies involving children than there are with adults.

2012-04-29 19:47:58

Although children are more likely than adults to suffer from many diseases, few clinical trials are being conducted to test drugs in pediatric patients.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.