Saturday, 04 April 2020

Clinical Research News

  • FDA offers guidance on Alzheimer's drug development

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: The US Food and Drug Administration has issued a proposal designed to assist companies developing new treatments for patients in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease, before t...Read more

  • SIRO wins Frost & Sullivan CRO award

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Sep, 2012

    Mumbai: SIRO Clinpharm has been awarded the Indian Clinical Research Organization of the Year 2012 Award by Frost & Sullivan, a leading global growth partnership and consulting firm. Th...Read more

  • Clinical Research Network gives Singapore its competitive edge

    Clinical Research |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Sep, 2013

    Singapore has a good track record of conducting high quality clinical trials in Asia, attributed to the highly qualified doctors and clinical trials coordinators who are trained in Good C...Read more

  • Mr Denzil Benjamin, ICON: New guidelines by India's CDSCO will re-define the industry in 2013

    Clinical Research |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Dec, 2012

    Adapting technology and tools to address the issues of increasing research and development (R&D) costs, slow results, lack of funding, regulatory requirements, multiple databases, and s...Read more

  • India strengthens clinical trial regulations

    Clinical Research |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 May, 2012

    In a bid to strengthen the regulation and monitoring of clinical trials in the country, the Indian government has announced several measures. Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Mr...Read more

  • PAREXEL inks services deal with Taiwan hospital

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Taiwan's PAREXEL International, a biopharmaceutical services provider, and National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH) have collaborated to provide drug development services in Ta...Read more

  • Merger and Acquisition in CRO-Annual BSA CRO Survey

    Clinical Research |  Analysis | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 11 Oct, 2015

    According to business intelligence provider, GBI Research, total number of deals in the global contract research organization market reached 700 between January 2010 and April 2015, achievi...Read more

  • Fight between local and global CROs intensifies

    Clinical Research |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2012

    Mr Malcolm Burgess relocated to Hong Kong in 2011 to take up the role of executive vice president of ICON with special responsibility for the growth and development in Asia Pacific (APA C)....Read more

  • Malaysia to build on its clinical research potential

    Clinical Research |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jun, 2012

    Malaysia's aspiration is to be a developed nation by the year 2020. With 10 years more to prepare for this anticipated year, current Prime Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak announc...Read more

  • PPD acquires patient recruitment firm Acurian

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Pharmaceutical Product Development, (PPD) has acquired Acurian, a service provider of clinical trial patient enrollment and retention solutions for the life sciences industry. "A...Read more

  • Daiichi Sankyo extends Medidata Clinical Cloud use to China

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Daiichi Sankyo is expanding its use of US-based Medidata Solutions' cloud-based platform to support clinical trials conducted by its division in China. Daiichi Sankyo will bring ...Read more

  • CROs and BPOs give pharmacovigilance a new edge

    Clinical Research |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Sep, 2012

    Demand in emerging markets is opening up newer opportunities across various sectors and life sciences companies have several compelling reasons to build their presence in these markets. Em...Read more

  • China: Emerging drug discovery destination

    Clinical Research |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Apr, 2012

    China's growing economic strength and population of 1.3 billion people holds tremendous potential for global pharma and biotech companies as a location for clinical trials, as well as a mar...Read more

  • Linear Clinical Research wins Emerging Exporter Award

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Australian company Linear Clinical Research has won the Emerging Exporter of the year Award at the 50th annual Premier's Western Australian Export Awards. The awards aim to recog...Read more

  • India's CRO industry raises concerns at workshop

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jul, 2012

    New Delhi: At a media workshop on the clinical research industry (CRO) held at Delhi on July 13, 2012, industry experts urged the media to report in a balanced way. The workshop attended by...Read more

  • Senz starts phase II cancer trial

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: Senz Oncology announced that the first patient has commenced treatment in a phase I/II clinical evaluation of VAL-1000 in patients with acute leukaemias (protocol SO-2012-1)...Read more

  • India suffers adverse effects of clinical research

    Clinical Research |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    Everything does not seem to be well in the pharmaceutical industry of Asia's third largest economy - India. Although the largest democracy of the world, which boasts of a population of 1.27...Read more

  • Resverlogix initiates phase II diabetes trials

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Resverlogix has initiated an exploratory phase II clinical trial in patients with pre-diabetes mellitus to examine the effects of RVX-208 and ApoA-I production on glucose metabo...Read more