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Celerion Achieves Reaccreditation for Protection of Human participants in Clinical Research: The Only CRO?

Celerion, a contract research organization (CRO) known to be a leader in early-stage safety-based studies, has roots in the Midwest that go back 80 years. Recently, the company reported its successful reaccreditation by the Association for the Accreditation of Human...

NCI Injects $111m into NYC’s Montefiore & Einstein to Prevent & Treat HIV-Associated Cancers

Modern medicine, often a near miracle, creates more challenges to solve. For instance, the adoption worldwide of antiretroviral therapies to suppress the HIV virus has helped tens of millions of people with HIV live healthier, longer lives. However, with this...

Advent Health Ocala’s ICAM Protocol Takes on COVID-19: Clinician Drives Real World Evidence & Breakthrough

Physicians, nurses, and all healthcare workers have served heroically during this pandemic, not only in the U.S. but all over the world. Faced with a novel coronavirus and minimal treatment options, and in the case of remdesivir, severe shortages and high cost—Health...

Eli Lilly’s BLAZE-1 Selects Aventiv Research in Columbus as Ohioans Investigate Advanced Monoclonal Antibodies Targeting COVID-19

TrialSite recently profiled Columbus, Ohio-based Aventiv Research as the independent trial site organization was selected by Pfizer as a site to participate in the BNT162 COVID-19 vaccine trial program. Now, local media (WSYX/WTTE) reports that the Columbus-based site...

Columbia University Research Returned, Reactivated and Approaching 100% Capacity

Although a significant number of clinical trials conducted at Columbia University’s Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) were put on hold or delayed during the height of the pandemic in the spring, with the late summer Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and other...

Temple University the Latest Academic Medical Center to Plan Ivermectin Trial: Does the Drug Inhibit SARS-CoV-2 Progression?

Temple University goes back to 1884, founded by Baptist Minister Russell Cornwell. Over a century later with over 40,000 students, the university prepares the largest body of professional practitioners in the State of Pennsylvania. The Lewis Katz School of Medicine...

Heroes Step Up: UW Madison Physician the First to Sign up to Participate in AZD1222 Trial at UW Hospital

The University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW Madison) has been selected as one of the first test sites in the country for the large Phase 3 AZD1222 clinical trial, investigating AstraZeneca’s experimental vaccine originally developed by the University of Oxford. Led by...

Salt Lake City’s Foothill Family Clinic Rapidly Enrolls Vaccine Participants for Two Phase 3 Clinical Trials

Thanks to a partnership with J Lewis Research, healthcare provider Foothill Family Clinic in Salt Lake City, Utah, is conducting two Phase 3 clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine candidates from both Moderna (mRNA-1273) and Pfizer (BioNTech’s BNT 162). The...

New NIH Investigator Network: NIAID Commits $82m to Form Center for Research in Emerging Diseases (CREID)

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, today announced that it has awarded 11 grants with a total first-year value of approximately $17 million to establish the Centers for Research in Emerging...

University of Illinois Chicago Gears up to Recruit up to 1,000 Diverse Participants for the COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Involving mRNA-1273

The University of Illinois’ Health System launches the COVID-19 vaccine trial testing Moderna’s mRNA-1273 starting this Monday. Led by University of Illinois Chicago, the center targets enrollment of up to 1,000 participants for this clinical trial. Led by Dr. Richard...

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