Podcasts

Safety and value driving Phase IV growth at CROs; EVP

Safety and value driving Phase IV growth at CROs; EVP

By Gareth Macdonald

Increased focus on post-market safety and value has resulted in CROs handling more Phase IV work, according to a PharmaNet EVP, and this trend may continue as regulators seek real world evidence.

Alufoil celebrates past and eyes bright future

Alufoil celebrates past and eyes bright future

By Rory Harrington

Aluminium foil as a packaging solution is marking its centenary in 2010. Stefan Glimm, executive director of the European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA), reflects on how this packing mainstay continues to build on its ability to provide the highest...

INC forms ePRO partnership with invivodata

INC forms ePRO partnership with invivodata

By Nick Taylor

INC Research is partnering with invivodata to add ePRO to its offering, selecting the eClinical firm over its competitors in part because it understands the “aggressive” approach the CRO takes.

Centralising ECG trial data can cut costs 40%, says ERT

Centralising ECG trial data can cut costs 40%, says ERT

By Gareth Macdonald

E Research Technology (ERT) launches Centralised Cardiac Safety 2.0 (CCS 2.0) service for ECG data and says approach improves efficiency, cuts costs and helps sponsors reach database lock quicker than distributed model.

Quintiles opens Nairobi office

Quintiles opens Nairobi office

By Gareth Macdonald

Contract services giant Quintiles has continued its expansion in Africa with a new clinical research services office in Nairobi, Kenya.