POSTS TAGGED AS clinical trials

Blockchain in Healthcare

October 8, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Block Chain
Blockchain is all about security—in data, information and perhaps even wisdom.  It is slowly moving into healthcare, as this [MORE]

Wearables for Clinical Studies

February 12, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Spire health tag
Litmus Health (Austin, TX) has published a census of wearable devices that might be used in various situations [MORE]

Digital Health Devices in Clinical Trials

January 8, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Digital devices and clinical trials J
Five issues confront digital devices moving into clinical practice: usability, accuracy, safety, convenience, ease of [MORE]

Diagnostic Pills and Medication Hybrids

July 29, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Proteus Sensor Enabled Pills
Diagnostic pills—some containing cameras, others with sensors—could serve many needs in healthcare, perhaps none more so than [MORE]

National Center for Advancing Translational Science at NIH

May 5, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

NCATS Organizational Chart
It might be hard to figure why the NIH needed to add this 27th branch to its table [MORE]

FDA Approved Stem Cell Therapy for Heart Disease

February 25, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Heart Healing
The Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN) has received FDA approval to begin stem cell therapy for chronic advanced heart failure.  [MORE]

Wearable Sensors for Health Research

July 30, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Digit-Ease Sensor Glove for Arthritis
Arthritis, both rheumatoid and osteo, pains millions of people world wide, and studying [MORE]

Telemonitoring Drug Trials

March 5, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

The US FDA has approved the first telemonitoring protocol for a clinical trial involving a hypertensive drug for 180 [MORE]

Regenerative Medicine Going Clinical

August 14, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Earlier this year, the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine began its new and last strategic plan aimed at shifting [MORE]

Virtual Biotech

June 21, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Backyard Biotech
There was a time when university scientists could take their experiments home and launch a company from their [MORE]

Digital Identities

May 17, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Getting approval signatures on clinical trial documents is something like a series of speed bumps on a super highway, [MORE]

Testing Breast Cancer Tests

May 17, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Breast Cancer Research
In 1955, the National Cancer Institute began organizing oncologists into regional study groups to address specific interests [MORE]

Analytics for Medical Device Clinical Trials

April 6, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

The FDA recently issued guidelines for using Bayesian statistical methods to correlate data from current and earlier clinical trials [MORE]

Lean Techniques in Clinical Trials

September 29, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

Clinical trial staff at Mayo Clinic’s three campuses (MN, AZ and FL) studied their procedures for carrying out internally authored [MORE]