clinical study

Why do pediatric trials go to waste?Roughly 20% of trials involving pediatric participants are discontinued early, and another 30% go unpublished after completion, according to a new report.
Performing clinical researchThere are financial, academic, and altruistic benefits of participating in clinical research. These are some considerations if you'd like to incorporate a research arm into your practice.
GEP test for melanoma proves accurate in validation studyresults of a clinical validation study suggest that a new gene expression profile (GEP) test is effective for cutaneous melanoma. Find out how.
Clinical study results require context, cautionNot all clinical studies are created equal, an expert says, and even the most robust trials require careful interpretation.
Niacin ER as adjunct to statins does not reduce CV outcomesThe use of extended-release niacin as an adjunct to statins does not reduce the risk of a heart attack or stroke in patients with pre-existing cardiovascular disease, according to researchers who led the HPS2-THRIVE study.
Promising viral conjunctivitis treatment goes into Phase 2b trialNovaBay Pharmaceuticals is conducting a global Phase 2b trial of its proprietary NVC-422, a new generation N-chlorotaurine-based molecule for treating viral conjunctivitis.