Patient Recruitment

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INC Research partners up to improve clinical trial sites

Global CRO INC Research has teamed up with a trade group of clinical research sites, lending its expertise in an effort to better integrate sponsors, CROs and investigators in the R&D process.

TKL cuts the ribbon on a new Phase I operation

Contract outfit TKL Research has opened a new early-phase-focused clinic in Northern New Jersey, looking to capitalize on demand for Phase I services as it expands its footprint.

Survey: Public enthusiastic--but wary--about sharing personal health data

With the likes of Pfizer keen for clinical trial participants to track their personal health data--and Apple and Google readying to provide the technology--mobile and wearables look set to make an impact on research. But does the public want to give researchers access to their data?

Novo Nordisk taps Trialbee for online recruitment of trial patients

Trialbee informs people about upcoming trials by talking directly to patient groups on social media and through mobile apps.

BioClinica to go through second merger since being taken private last year

The merger expands the range of medical imaging services BioClinica can offer while also moving it into new areas, notably clinical trial services and patient recruitment.

Synexus opens Poland hub for Eastern European trials

Patient-recruitment specialist Synexus has opened an administrative center in Wroclaw, Poland, designed to oversee its expansion throughout Eastern Europe.

Quintiles jumps into personalized medicine for cancer trials

Quintiles has kicked off a study to determine whether early genomic profiling of cancer patients can help inform physician decisions and match the right participant with the right study, a method the CRO said could speed up the development process of personalized drugs.

Psi expands in Italy amid global push

Swiss CRO Psi is amping up its presence in Italy, the latest expansion for a clinical trial outfit looking to meet demand around the globe.

PPD snags Acurian for recruitment software

PPD has acquired Pennsylvania's Acurian, folding the company's clinical trial patient enrollment and retention services into its expanding eClinical operation.

Cenduit buys patient compliance outfit to boost trial results

Site management specialist Cenduit has made its first acquisition, buying Patient Reminders and rolling out a service that allows sponsors to communicate directly with clinical trial subjects.