Immunotherapy Will Have A Diverse Impact In Respiratory Disease Trials

Pictured: A schematic of how immunotherapy could be used against respiratory allergies. Published by Sari Sabban in “Development of an in vitro model system for studying the ...
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Immunotherapy’s Clinical Trial Impact In Endocrinology Is Still In Flux

Immunotherapy’s whirlwind of clinical trial successes and failures show no signs of abating.[1] Each passing week finds more immunotherapy trials entered into the ledger, and ...
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What Are the Consequences of Fabricating Clinical Trial Data?

From time to time we hear about situations where investigators are involved with the fabrication of clinical trial data.  Not only is this unethical because culprits are ...
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Thank You to the Local Community - August Fundraiser Event Recap

On August 17th, 2017 ClinSmart hosted a Happy Hour Fundraiser for the local biotech community.  It was a great chance for professionals to beat the heat, enjoy a drink, and get ...
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5 Tips for Evaluating the Best CRO for Your Needs

The trend of outsourcing in both small biotech and large pharmaceutical companies is moving upward.  In fact, Contract Pharma’s 2016 Annual Outsourcing Survey showed that 80% ...
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A Simple Guide to Designing an Effective Dose Response Study

For safe and effective use of new drugs, clinicians need to determine the appropriate starting dose and the best way to adjust dosage to the needs of a particular patient.  But ...
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Are You Ready for a Phase I, First in Human Safety Trial?

So, you have a novel drug ready for Phase I First in Human safety trial.  What dose should you start with that will be reasonable and acceptable to the FDA?  The answer ...
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How Early Should Patients be Enrolled in Clinical Trials of an Investigational Substance

Traditional early clinical development programs have utilized normal healthy volunteers of both sexes in an escalating single-dose trial. These trials are often use small ...
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The Investigator Checklist: What Makes a Good Investigator for a CRO?

When starting a clinical trial for an investigative drug, one of the most critical steps for the CRO is the selection of investigators.  Here are the characteristics we look ...
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