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.


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.



  • 28 Feb 19

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


FDA reported the novel drug approvals in 2018 and their clinical trial characteristics..

  • 06 Feb 19

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) released a report titled “2018 Drug Trials Snapshots Summary Report.” There are 59 novel drug approvals of 2018. In 2018, 43,966 patients participated in clinical trials for the 59 approved novel drugs.


Association of Adverse Effects of Medical Treatment With Mortality..

  • 30 Jan 19

From 1990 to 2016, there were an estimated 123. 603 death with adverse Effects of Medical Treatment (AEMT). Despite an overall increase in the number of deaths due to AEMT over time, the mortality rate due to AEMT decreased.


New cancer drugs:too much expensive? from JAMA Network..

  • 15 Jan 19

A report published in JAMA Network found out that Cancer drugs, through high prices, have generated returns for the originator companies far in excess of possible R&D costs. Time has come for lowering the price of cancer drugs..


Merry Xmas and a happy new year..

  • 24 Dec 18

Turkish Clinical Research Association wishes you a merry Xmas and a happy new year...


3,500 USD for getting flu..

  • 04 Dec 18

A St. Louis University research unit is testing the effectiveness of flu vaccines by paying volunteers to receive a flu shot or a placebo, and then receive a dose of a flu virus through nasal spray.


Guideline on "Meta-Analyses of Randomized Controlled Clinical Trials to Evaluate the Safety of Human Drugs or Biological Products Guidance for Industry"

  • 07 Nov 18

FDA published a draft guideline for "Meta-Analyses of Randomized Controlled Clinical Trials to Evaluate the Safety of Human Drugs or Biological Products Guidance for Industry"


How to find a clinical trial for your disease?

  • 23 Oct 18

FindMeCure is a web page dedicated to patients to find adequate clinical trial for their disease. It is an online platform allowing every person struggling with a medical condition to access treatments in development.