By 2010, Almost 75% of Clinical Trials Will be Run by a CRO, According to New Report

Poor Communication Threatens Future Sponsor and CRO Dynamics

Sponsors and contract research organizations (CROs) might want to find better ways to communicate, because they’re going to be seeing a lot more of each other, according to a new survey by Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT). “By 2020 it is estimated almost 75% of all clinical trials will be run by CROs, yet the […]

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FDA Grants Spur Rare Disease Trials

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has awarded 12 new clinical trial research grants totaling more than $18 million over the next four years to “enhance the development of medical products for patients with rare diseases,” the agency said yesterday (September 24). FDA also released the names of grant recipients, principal investigators (PIs), […]

ACRP Announces Free Human Subject Protection and Ethics Training for Clinical Researchers

Bolstering its commitment to clinical research workforce development and safe, ethical clinical trial conduct around the world, the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) is now providing free online human subject protection and ethics training. “With today’s announcement, we are advancing our mission to promote excellence in clinical research and helping realize our vision that […]