Parexel International, a global biopharmaceutical services provider, and Osaka International Cancer Institute have formed an alliance to advance clinical development in Japan. The partnership will aim to drive greater efficiencies in support of patient recruitment for clinical trials in oncology and hematology, accelerating the development of innovative and effective new [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Discoveries and breakthroughs in multiple sclerosis research are building momentum, but just how close are we to finding a cure? We investigate. [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
A new study finds that targeting the body's aging-related cells maintains and increases bone formation and improves bone mass and strength in aging mice. [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
New EU medical device regulations cause industry shake up Medical device manufacturers will need to provide substantially more clinical evidence to support claims of safety and performance for many medical and in vitro diagnostic (IVD) devices marketed in the European Union (EU) as the result of two new regulations adopted [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Presenting information is an essential part of clinical research and is interwoven into every element of study conduct, from the key opinion leader revealing pivotal trial results at a large investigator meeting to the CRA presenting protocol information to investigational site staff during an initiation visit. Engaging your audience is [...]
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IBM and JDRF, a global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced a new collaboration to develop and apply machine learning methods to analyze years of global T1D research data and identify factors leading to the onset of T1D in children. T1D affects approximately 1.25 million Americans, and it [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Champions Oncology, a company engaged in the development and sale of advanced technology solutions and products to personalize the development and use of oncology drugs, announced a collaboration with The Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute (ALCMI) to develop a novel cohort of PDX models in patients with ROS1 gene rearrangement. [...]
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LifeNet Health, a global regenerative medicine company, has announced that it will invest $12.25 million to expand its global headquarters operation in the City of Virginia Beach. The non-profit will add a 100,000-square-foot warehouse, 20,000 square feet of office space, and an 18,000-square-foot R&D and production facility across three campuses. [...]
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Halloran Consulting Group, a national consultancy serving biotech, pharma, & medical device companies with clinical, quality and regulatory compliance projects, announced their role as U.S. regulatory consultants for Curtana Pharmaceuticals. The FDA granted orphan drug designation to CT-179, Curtana Pharmaceuticals' lead Olig2 inhibitor for the treatment of gliomas, including glioblastoma [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The vast majority of children in a large clinical trial continued to tolerate peanuts for 4 years after it had ended, new research shows. [...]
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