03 Dec 2012, BioSpectrum Bureau , BioSpectrum
Singapore: Siro Clinpharm, a leading full service clinical research organization, has deployed one-of-the-biggest IT advancement projects in the Asia Pacific region, Oracle Health Sciences InForm. The project is an integrated life sciences solution that consists of all the tools required to efficiently conduct and manage electronic data capture (EDC)-based clinical trials.
The application of Oracle Health Sciences InForm enables Siro to automate and streamline solutions for the global biopharma and medical devices companies in their clinical development process across therapeutic areas and phases. With a breadth of services encompassing clinical operations, clinical data management, medical writing, biostatistics and statistical programming, pharmacovigilance and clinical trial supplies management, this comes as a huge step toward adopting global trial processes, as EDC systems are widely used across western Europe and the US.
"Our IT capabilities in the region are second to none. By deploying Oracle Health Sciences InForm, we have upgraded our technology platforms to global standards. Combined with our expertise in clinical development, we can now offer our clients a very effective and seamless user experience," said Mr Khushru Patel, global head, information technology, Siro. "The software's flexibility, scalability and real-time access to trial data will help streamline and accelerate large and complex international trials."
"We help our clients to take advantage of technology developments to tackle dynamic regulatory environments, escalating disease complications and fierce competition to get products to the market," said Mr Gopakumar Menon, CEO, Siro.