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Joanne Beckwith Joins the Clinical Trials Team at Woodley Equipment Company

September 30, 2016
clinical research, clinical trials

Woodley Equipment Company Limited is pleased to announce Joanne Beckwith has joined Woodley’s Clinical Trials Division as Logistics Facilitator based at …


Cloud on the horizon: Cloud computing and the clinical trial

September 1, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Cloud Computing, ICON, clinical trials, ibm

 Originally published in the September edition of Pharmafocus, Matt Fellows investigates how cloud computing may just be the answer the …


FDA bans clinical trial co-ordinator who faked patient samples and stole funds

March 22, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications FDA, HIV, clinical trials, faked, forgery, mcquerry, prison

The US Food and Drug Administration has permanently banned a clinical trial co-ordinator who was found to have falsified patient …


EMA starts review of Gilead Sciences’ Zydelig following safety concerns

March 14, 2016
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing EMA, Gilead Sciences, blood cancer, clinical trials, zydelig

Regulators in Europe have initiated a safety review of Gilead Sciences’ (Nasdaq: GILD) blood cancer drug Zydelig (idelalisib) following reports …

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Daiichi Sankyo to expand access to clinical trial data

February 3, 2016
Research and Development Daiichi Sankyo, R&D, clinical trials, open access, open data, transparency

Daiichi Sankyo has announced today that it will share clinical trial data to qualified researchers through an online web request …

Pharma ‘forced to innovate in patient recruitment and retention’

January 27, 2016
Research and Development Tufts, clinical trials, patient recruitment, patient retention

The ‘critical need’ to improve recruitment and retention in clinical trials is driving pharma to create a “structural change in …

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AbbVie tests new hepatitis C drug in Phase III trials

January 11, 2016
Research and Development AbbVie, clinical trials, hepatitis C, phase III

AbbVie has announced it has begun six global Phase III trials of its once-daily, ribavirin-free investigational hepatitis C virus regimen, …

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Clinical trials increasingly funded by pharma industry

December 17, 2015
Research and Development JAMA, Journal of the American Medical Association, NIH, National Institutes of Health, clinical trials,, pharma, research

The number of clinical trials funded by pharma has risen significantly since 2006, while the number funded by the US …

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GSK collaborates on ‘smart inhaler’ technology for respiratory trials

December 3, 2015
Research and Development COPD, GSK, Propeller, Propeller Health, asthma, clinical trials, ellipta, inhalers, smart drugs, smart inhalers

GSK has entered the ‘smart drug’ industry by partnering with a health technology company to develop a sensor for use …

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Bayer and Novartis to debut new data at ASH 2015

November 30, 2015
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing American Society of Hematology, Bayer, Conference, Novartis, ash, clinical trials, haematology, oncology

Pharma firms will present clinical trial results for the pipeline drugs they are pinning their 2016 hopes for success on, …

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Number of mobile health apps quadruples in two years

September 18, 2015
Medical Communications apps, clinical trials, communications, digital, mhealth, technology

The number of mobile health applications available to consumers has reached more than 165,000, as the industry for sensors and …

Counting the true cost of the Cancer Drugs Fund cuts

September 14, 2015
Research and Development Cancer, Cancer Drugs Fund, NHS, clinical trials, cuts, oncology

Leading figures from the pharma industry and cancer charities reacted with dismay to the recent cuts to the Cancer Drugs …


NHS approves electronic consent technology in clinical trials

August 28, 2015
Medical Communications, Research and Development Mytrus, NHS, clinical trials, digital health technology, electronic informed consent

Clinical technology and services company Mytrus has announced that its software platform for electronic informed consent has received approval for …


After the legal case – where next for pharma industry transparency?

August 26, 2015
Research and Development clinical trial transparency, clinical trials, health research authority, transparency

Even in an industry as litigious as pharma can sometimes be, the recent legal drama that has played out in …

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