Search Tag: Clinical-Trials

Cardiology Management


2016 29 May

EuroCVP 2016, the 4th Annual Congress of the European Society of Cardiology Working Group for Cardiovascular Pharmacology, will be held in Tel Aviv, Israel on 29-30 May, 2016. EuroCVP 2016 will focus on these and other key treatment breakthroughs and provide up to date discussions regarding the clinical applicability and significance of new drugs and... Read more

Cardiology Management

EuroPRevent 2016

2016 05 May

DUE TO SECURITY CONCERN THIS EVENT GOT CANCELLED Welcome to EuroPRevent 2016, the European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation’s ( EACPR ) showcase congress, where leading experts will get together in an international forum to present their research and share knowledge. Join us in the stunning city of Istanbul... Read more

Cardiology Management

US Trial of Edwards’ Sapien3 Valve to Begin

2014 15 Jan

Enrollment Completed in Trial of High-Risk Patients Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, announced that it received Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to initiate a single-arm, non-randomised clinical trial of... Read more

Executive Health Management

Siemens to Collaborate With Pfizer for Companion Diagnostics

2013 17 Dec

Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc. announced that it has entered into a master collaboration agreement with Pfizer Inc. to design, develop and commercialise diagnostic tests for therapeutic products across Pfizer’s pipeline. Under the agreement, Siemens will be one of Pfizer’s collaboration partners to develop and provide in vitro diagnostic tests... Read more

Executive Health Management

Fujifilm Partners with Alzheimer’s Research Consortium to Trial New Drug

2013 05 Dec

FUJIFILM Corporation has decided to partner with the University of California San Diego based Alzheimer’s disease Cooperative Study (“ADCS”), in order to carry out a Phase II clinical trial of the Alzheimer’s Disease drug “T-817MA” to accelerate its development in the United States.  The ADCS is the largest Alzheimer’s Disease therapeutic research... Read more

ICU Management

Evaluating RCTs: New Treatments Better Than Standard Ones Just Over Half The Time

2013 29 Aug

University of South Florida (USF) Distinguished Professor Benjamin Djulbegovic, MD, PhD, has studied the ethics of randomized clinical trials and their effectiveness in evaluating the outcomes of new treatments for decades. Now, in a paper published Aug. 22 in the top journal Nature , Dr. Djulbegovic and colleagues report that on average... Read more

Executive Health Management

Empowering Children in Clinical Trials

2013 26 Jun

There is evidence that over 50 percent of medicinal products developed for children have not been tested or authorised for use by this age group. The research project RESPECT ('Relating Expectations and Needs to Participation and Empowerment of Children in Clinical Trials') has sought to change this.  

Led by the Institute of Clinical Sciences at... Read more

IMAGING Management

MEDIAN Technologies Announces Study Award

2013 20 Mar

MEDIAN Technologies, a leading medical imaging software solutions developer and a service provider for image interpretation and management in oncology clinical trials, announced today it has been selected to provide imaging solutions and services in a phase II clinical trial for prostate cancer, sponsored by a global biopharmaceutical company.... Read more