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Apr 15 2011

Protocol Development: Focus on the Right Objectives

Every clinical study starts with the development of a clinical protocol, a document that describes how a clinical trial is to be conducted.  Clinical protocols are not only a regulatory/GCP requirement, but are absolutely essential to ensure a clinical study is conducted appropriately and consistently, which ultimately ensures the safety of the trial subjects and …

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Apr 07 2011

Clinical Trials in South Africa 101

South Africa has a mixture of both first and third world diseases and a large number of experienced research sites, making the country an excellent location for clinical trials in many indications. As we are a southern hemisphere country, recruitment for seasonal diseases can be maintained when the seasons change in the northern hemisphere. Trials …

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