Clinical News Roundup: FDA Updates Guidance On Race/Ethnicity
Clinical News Roundup: FDA Updates Guidance On Race/Ethnicity

Clinical news roundup for the week of October 31, 2016 with information on FDA guidance related to race and ethnicity in clinical trials, DIA’s patient engagement study, Parkinson’s Disease Foundation funding research, age and thyroid cancer treatments, and Merck’s success with Alzheimer’s disease.

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  • Moving Towards An Electronic Environment In Clinical Trials

    With each passing year, clinical trials are becoming increasingly global. The business of product development is moving away from the traditional model in which studies are conducted primarily in the US – in fact, recent estimates indicate that within the next three years, up to 65 per cent of studies under FDA regulation will be conducted outside the US. A review of a US government clinical trials registry and of 300 published reports in major medical journals revealed that one third (157 of 509) of Phase III trials were being conducted entirely outside the US, with over half the study sites (13,521 of 24,206) used in these trials located overseas, many in eastern Europe and Asia.

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  • Using PHT's ePRO Solutions In Vaccine Trials

    Electronic patient-reported outcome (ePRO) solutions are transforming the quality of self-reported data collected from subjects in clinical trials worldwide.

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