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,

Clinical Trial Management: 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 Pharma 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

Virtual Clinical Trials During COVID-19

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has been nothing short of a nightmare. As the number of infected patients approaches 400,000, there is already a sense of worry looming across the industries. From disrupted supply chains to a prominent decrease in demand, the pharmaceutical industry is also facing its share of difficulties. A prominent shift towards the