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April 22, 2021
NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of leading public and private cancer-focused organizations today announced a Multi-Cancer Early Detection (MCED) consortium to evaluate new…
April 21, 2021
Medidata Korea said its total solution, Acorn AI, can reduce the cost of conducting clinical trials and increase the probability of studies’ success. In a media event on Tuesday, the company said…
April 21, 2021
BOSTON - Legislation currently under consideration in the U.S. Congress would increase regulatory oversight of certain diagnostic tests, and a new study by researchers at Massachusetts General…
April 15, 2021
Executive Summary US FDA plans to release a second set of guidances to industry; sponsors caution that tradeoffs need to be clear from onset. Food & Drug Administration-led efforts to encourage…
April 15, 2021
Executive Summary US FDA Acting Commissioner Woodcock says there is ‘a long list’ of lessons learned in the OWS therapeutics group, noting trial bureaucracy and the lack of resources and support for…
April 13, 2021
In a conversation hosted by the Friends of Cancer Research and the American Society of Clinical Oncology, cancer researchers spoke with regulators and industry to lay out ways to modernize cancer…
April 12, 2021
Washington, DC - April 12, 2021 - Friends of Cancer Research would like to congratulate Dr. Patrizia Cavazzoni for being named the director of the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) at…
April 9, 2021
Though cancer clinical trials have taken a hard knock from COVID-19, preserving and extending pandemic flexibility may give oncology research broader reach than ever before, according to Janet…
April 9, 2021
FDA acting chief aims to use Covid-19 fight to advantage Electronic records can replace burdensome paper forms Physicians running clinical trials may have less paperwork in the future by relying…
April 2, 2021
Executive Summary In an interview with Medtech Insight, Amy Abernethy, the US FDA’s outgoing second-in-command, threw her weight behind Janet Woodcock to be the agency’s next commissioner. News of…