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SCRS launches Site Advocacy Group Initiative

Thursday, April 24, 2014 12:57 PM

The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS) is launching the Site Advocacy Group (SAG) initiative, partnered with TransCelerate BioPharma.

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U.S. cancer researchers launching five-drug personalized medicines trial

Monday, April 21, 2014 01:12 PM

By Ronald Rosenberg
CenterWatch Staff Writer

U.S. cancer researchers plan to launch a five-drug clinical trial for patients with advanced lung cancer in mid-May, in a public-private collaboration between several major cancer organizations and five pharmaceutical companies that marks the second American multi-drug research program into personalized medicines to treat different cancers.

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Cancer Research U.K. to launch 14-drug, personalized medicine trial

Friday, April 18, 2014 01:57 PM

British researchers, working with two global pharmaceutical companies, are planning to launch a different kind of personalized medicine clinical trial that could change how cancer drugs are studied and potentially cut the time and cost of bringing them to market.

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ePharmaSolutions' ReferralPlus increases match rate for trial volunteers

Thursday, April 17, 2014 11:22 AM

ePharmaSolutions, a provider of eClinical solutions, says results of initial pilot studies for its patient matching and triaging solution, ReferralPlus, show a significant improvement in match rates for people actively searching for clinical trials in which to participate.

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Trial results for AbbVie’s Hepatitis C candidate heat up race for effective treatment

Monday, April 14, 2014 12:51 PM

The race to replace interferon with a far more effective treatment for hepatitis C has become one of the most promising and lucrative battles in drug development, as AbbVie, Gilead Sciences, Merck and Bristol-Myers Squibb vie for the finish line.

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Report: Growing divide between drug development, healthcare system in U.K.

Friday, April 11, 2014 12:02 PM

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) has issued a report that findsover half of the active products in the global industry research pipeline are personalized medicines, and the U.K. healthcare system is at risk of failing to adapt to this new challenge. The report highlights the emergence of specialized medicines as a key challenge for the U.K. pharmaceutical industry and says for the commercial environment in the U.K. to respond to this challenge, a fundamental shift in the Health Technology Assessment (HTA) approaches is needed.

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Greenphire, ERT partner to boost patient compliance for global clinical trials

Thursday, April 10, 2014 01:47 PM

Greenphire, a provider of payment technology for the clinical trial industry, has formed a strategic partnership with ERT, a global provider of high-quality patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection. The partnership will integrate Greenphire's ClinCard System with ERT's best-in-class electronic patient reported outcomes (ePRO) technology.

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ACRES, Verified Clinical Trials partner to promote clinical trial safety

Thursday, April 10, 2014 01:45 PM

Verified Clinical Trials (VCT) and the Alliance for Clinical Research Excellence and Safety (ACRES) have launched a partnership.

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CEO Roundtable on Cancer launches data-sharing initiative to accelerate drug development

Thursday, April 10, 2014 01:03 PM

The CEO Roundtable on Cancer has launched Project Data Sphere, a new online oncology data-sharing platform using de-identified cancer patient information with the goal of accelerating drug discovery—by developing more efficient clinical trial protocols, epidemiological studies and, ultimately, new cancer therapies. 

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WaveCheck receives $100,000 from Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 12:33 PM

WaveCheck has received a $100,000 catalyst grant from the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR). The funding builds upon MaRS Innovation's Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for WaveCheck, which successfully raised over $50,000 from over 500 supporters worldwide over two months last fall.

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