Tag: Clinical Trials

Market Landscape of Blockchain in Healthcare: The growing use of the technology in Drug Discovery and Clinical Trials

In recent years, blockchain has garnered significant interest of researchers, as well as industry players, as it has proven to be a versatile tool for decentralized monetary transactions and data exchange in various industries, such as banking, cyber security, supply chain management, government and healthcare. Several stakeholders in healthcare have adopted blockchain for various operations,

Site management organizations: A deeper look into clinical trial site management landscape

Clinical trials form an integral part of the overall drug development process, enabling the necessary evaluation of the safety and efficacy of a drug candidate. Studies suggest that around 40% of the total investment made for the development of drug candidate is dedicated to clinical trials; this is equivalent to an expenditure of USD 78

Virtual Clinical Trials: The Present And Future Of Pharmaceutical Research

The lack of patient centricity in traditional clinical trials is known to inhibit trial sponsors to retain enough patients, which is critical to successfully complete safety and efficacy evaluations of novel therapeutic interventions on predetermined completion dates. In addition, the lack of participant compliance in clinical trials often leads to massive delays which are known

Contraband in the Clinical Trials -A saga of the great apes, who went on to ban the nature

To err is human, to rectify divine, this irony perhaps holds truer for cannabis than any other domain. After using cannabis in multiple forms for at least 10,000 years, a series of events, including spread of misinformation, anti-Mexican sentiment and fear led to the ban of nature a.k.a. cannabis. The US implemented Marijuana Tax Act