Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Clinical Research News

  • Sanofi dengue vaccine demonstrates proof of efficacy

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: The tetravalent dengue vaccine candidate of Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi, demonstrated proof of efficacy against dengue, a threat to almost three billion peopl...Read more

  • Paul Hutchison: Ushering in a revolution in NZ's clinical trial sector

    Clinical Research |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Nov, 2012

    Dr Paul Hutchison is ushering in a new era in the history of New Zealand's healthcare sector. Dr Hutchison, a parliamentarian from Hunua, is the present chair of the Health Select Committee...Read more

  • Quintiles acquires Encore Health Resources

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Global clinical research organization, Quintiles has acquired Encore Health Resources, a health-information analytics and technology consulting service company focused on healthc...Read more

  • PAREXEL launches real time clinical trial analysis platform

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jul, 2015

    Singapore: Parexel International has launched the next generation of its Perceptive MyTrials platform with advanced analytics capabilities that allows real-time and aggregated analytics to ...Read more

  • Evolving trends in clinical trial designs

    Clinical Research |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Oct, 2014

    In the current competitive era of drug development, establishing the superiority of a new medical intervention compared to a relevant standard with a big effect size is difficult. If a mode...Read more

  • Strategic site selection could help reduce study delays

    Clinical Research |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Oct, 2014

    With surveys indicating that 70 percent of clinical trials across Asia, Europe, Canada and Latin America experience delays and only 15 percent of Asian trials are completed on time1,2 â”...Read more

  • Rate of drug approvals dips down: Nature Study

    Clinical Research |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Nature Biotechnology has published a peer-reviewed paper co-authored by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) Industry Analysis and BioMedTracker (BMT) highlighting resul...Read more

  • CPR ventures into large molecule analytics

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Clinical research company, CPR Pharma Services, launched a new laboratory, in Adelaide, Australia, to provide ligand binding assay service for for biomarkers, monoclonal antibodi...Read more

  • Is guinea pig theory an overhyped myth?

    Clinical Research |  News | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: Ms Radhika (name changed), a patient who has been a part of the clinical trials being done on a drug that could treat her, is happy about the opportunity. Although she doesn't hi...Read more

  • NZ can generate $300 mn from clinical trials by 2020

    Clinical Research |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Nov, 2012

    New Zealand is taking steps to improve the environment surrounding the country's clinical trial domain. With no accurate records of revenues being generated from clinical trials in the coun...Read more

  • Patients back-out from trials fearing AV consent'

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: The discussion was led by Ms Suneela Thatte, president, ISCR, and Dr Bapsy, senior consultant and head of department, oncology, Apollo Hospitals. During the discussion, Dr Bapsy...Read more

  • Merck Serono, Quintiles sign clinical research deal

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 May, 2013

    Singapore: Merck Serono and Quintiles have signed a new, five-year clinical development agreement. This strategic collaboration is the first-of-its-kind between a biopharmaceutical company ...Read more

  • US diagnostic lab expands in China

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: ACM Global Central Laboratory, US-based diagnostic central laboratory, has expanded in China with the opening of ACM Shanghai, emerged after acquisition of Phoenix Pharma Central...Read more

  • Sihuan Pharmaceuticals inks a deal with Covance

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: Sihuan Pharmaceuticals recently announced that its subsidiary Shandong Xuanzhu has partnered with Covance, a contract research unit of Laboratory Corp of America Holdings to deve...Read more

  • Australia to get independent clinical trial regulatory authority

    Clinical Research |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Sep, 2013

    Australia, often regarded by market experts as the most mature clinical research market in Asia Pacific, has leveraged substantially on the recent boom in the global life science industry. ...Read more

  • Pluristem's regenerative medicine convinces Japan PMDA

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 May, 2015

    Singapore: Pluristem Therapeutics, an Israel-based developer of placenta-based cell therapy products, has announced that Japan's Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) agreed wit...Read more

  • Quintiles officially opens regional HQ in China

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2016

    Singapore: Quintiles has officially opened Greater China Regional Headquarters, further expanding its ability to help Chinese companies expand globally and multinational companies succeed i...Read more

  • Australia launches website to enroll trial patients

    Clinical Research |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Ms Tanya Plibersek, federal Minister for Health, and Mr Greg Combet, Minister for Innovation and Industry, Australia have launched a new website to encourage and facilitate patie...Read more