ICH E8 draft released..

  • 16 Jul 19

ICH E8 General Considerations for Clinical Trials was first released in 1997. Due to changes during years clinical study design and conduct have become more complex, impacting the time and cost required to develop drugs. The draft reflects these changes.

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Boğaziçi University received accreditation for ‘’Experimental Animal Care and Breeding Unit’’ (Vivarium)..

  • 12 Jul 19

Placed inside the Boğaziçi University Center for Life Sciences and Technologies ‘’Experimental Animal Care and Breeding Unit’’ (Vivarium) has received full accreditation from the only accreditation institution on using animals for science experiments AALAC International, making it the only accredited experimental animal laboratory.

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Spin in Cardiovascular Studies...

  • 08 Jun 19

A study is performed to determine the level and prevalence of spin in published reports of cardiovascular randomized clinical trial reports. Spin is defined as the manipulation of language to potentially mislead readers from the likely truth of the results, can distract the reader and lead to misinterpretation and misapplication of the findings.

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Large clinical trials not reported..

  • 25 May 19

According to an analysis in Annals of Internal Medicine clinical trial results involving 90,000 people were never reported.

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NASA is doing a clinical research in Germany and will pay $19,000 to watch you Rest In Bed...

  • 04 Apr 19

The purpose of the study is to research the effects of microgravity on the human body. The study simulates the effects of long-duration spaceflight by having test subjects lie in beds for the 70 day period.

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Top drug and companies by sales in 2018..

  • 02 Apr 19

According to an analysis in Nature Drug Discovery the best selling drug is AbbVie’s Humira (adalimumab) and the best selling company is Pfizer..

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USA Leaders promote Clinical Research..

  • 02 Apr 19

President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi joined a conference today addressing the national patient enrollment crisis in clinical research studies.

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International Women's Day..

  • 08 Mar 19

Turkish Clinical Research Association celebrates International Women's Day and support the efforts to build a gender-balanced world.

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Pharmaceutical market growth set to slow?

  • 04 Mar 19

The global pharmaceutical market is expected to exceed US$1.5 trillion by 2023, shows an annual report by analysts at IQVIA. But the group forecasted a 3–6% compound annual growth rate in the next 5 years, down from an average of 6.3% over the past 5 years. The report is published in Nature Reviews Drug Discovery.

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  • 28 Feb 19

Conference on Biosimilars is scheduled on March 25-26, 2019 at Budapest, Hungary. For details see the news.

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