Quantcast
Last updated on April 24, 2014 at 21:24 EDT

Latest research Stories

2014-03-26 08:29:24

SAN DIEGO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mast Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MSTX) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. "2013 was a year of great progress for Mast as we delivered on our operational goal of opening 40 clinical sites in the U.S. for EPIC, our pivotal Phase 3 study of MST-188 in sickle cell disease," said Brian M. Culley, Chief Executive Officer. "Already in 2014, we've achieved numerous operational and strategic...

2014-03-26 08:28:59

- Study will evaluate whether MST-188 improves the effectiveness of rt-PA SAN DIEGO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mast Therapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MSTX) announced today that it has initiated a phase 2, clinical proof-of-concept study of MST-188 in combination with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA) in patients with acute lower limb ischemia. Acute limb ischemia (ALI), an acute complication of peripheral arterial disease, describes a sudden decrease in perfusion...

2014-03-25 23:36:40

Recent years have given rise to a psychedelic renaissance, a renewed intellectual interest in psychedelics, psychoactive plants, fungi, and MDMA. PSYMPOSIUM 2014 brings together 10 researchers and experts to speak on issues relating to the role of these often misunderstood substances in culture, medicine and science. The conference will be held in the Mahar Auditorium at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst on April 12 & 13 and is open to the public and the Five College community....

2014-03-25 23:32:12

The globally standardized certification methodology is now accepted across healthcare organizations, clinical trial sponsors, CROs and regulatory agencies. Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 More than 500,000 healthcare and clinical research professionals in 164 countries representing every continent have been trained and certified on the NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS) and can now share their standardized certifications electronically across employees, sponsors and clinical trials via HCP’s...

2014-03-25 23:21:59

New patient recruiting and retention eBook features marketing, social media, education, planning, communication, and other tips and strategies from leading clinical trials experts. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Mosio, an award-winning mobile software company providing solutions in clinical research, health services and other industries, announces the release of its new “Clinical Trials Patient Recruiting and Retention: Tips for Success” eBook. The company has partnered with...

2014-03-25 23:03:32

The expiration of patent protection for some key drugs will lead to industry restructuring and the adoption of new business models. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 The Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing industry is an important component of the pharmaceutical sector. The major global pharmaceutical groups dominate the local industry,...

2014-03-25 16:25:48

Panel's Expertise Will Guide Funding Priorities and Community Engagement WASHINGTON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today approved 13 people as members of PCORI's new Advisory Panel on Rare Disease. It is one of two new advisory panels for which the Board approved members at its meeting today; the other focuses on clinical trials. The diverse group of panelists will apply their experience and...

2014-03-25 16:25:46

Panel Will Provide Expertise on Trial Selection, Design and Implementation WASHINGTON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today appointed 10 people as members of PCORI's new Advisory Panel on Clinical Trials. It is one of two new advisory panels whose members the Board approved at its meeting today; the other focuses on rare disease. Members of the Advisory Panel on Clinical Trials will support...

2014-03-24 23:02:04

Solver Recognized for its CPM Solutions that Address Growing Needs Such As Self-service Reporting & Budgeting, Cloud and Mobile Capabilities Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Solver, Inc., a global leader in Business Intelligence for Microsoft Dynamics AX, GP, NAV, SL and other enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, today announced that it has made Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for the first time ever. Gartner Magic Quadrants are a culmination of research in a specific market,...

Google-Owned Robot Distances Itself From DARPA Funding
2014-03-24 13:02:29

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team competing in the DARPA Robotics Challenge (DRC) is moving to a self-funded part of the program after receiving funding from Google last year. DARPA announced on Friday that the Google-funded SCHAFT team will be switching to Track D, helping to free up some funds for other teams competing in the competition. SCHAFT is a Japanese-built robot that currently holds the most points in the DARPA competition. The robot became a part of...