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Pancreatic cancer drug successfully tested by TGen

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A clinical trial conducted by researchers at the Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center Clinical Trials, a partnership between Scottsdale Healthcare and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), showed that a new drug called MM-398, given in combination with 5-flourouracil (5FU) and leucovorin, produced a significant overall survival rate in patients with advanced, previously-treated pancreatic cancer.… Read More →

CRA President among life science's most inspiring

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Tempe-based Clinical Research Advantage (CRA), the country’s largest wholly owned network of clinical trial sites, announced that the company’s President & Chief Operating Officer,  David M. Bruggeman, has been selected by PharmaVOICE Magazine as one of the 100 most inspiring people in the life sciences industry. Bruggeman, a 30-year healthcare industry veteran, was honored for his… Read More →

CRA President among life science’s most inspiring

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Tempe-based Clinical Research Advantage (CRA), the country’s largest wholly owned network of clinical trial sites, announced that the company’s President & Chief Operating Officer,  David M. Bruggeman, has been selected by PharmaVOICE Magazine as one of the 100 most inspiring people in the life sciences industry. Bruggeman, a 30-year healthcare industry veteran, was honored for his… Read More →

St. Luke¹s adds First Patients in Cardiac Clinical Trial

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St. Luke’s Medical Center today announced its chief of cardiology, Richard Heuser, M.D., FACC, has enrolled the first two U.S. patients in the PRESERV clinical trial (Prospective Randomized Evaluation to Study the Effects of Reduced contrast media on the Vitality of the Kidney) sponsored by Osprey Medical Inc.(ASX: OSP).The study utilizes the CINCOR System, a… Read More →

CRA forms alliance with Quintiles

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Tempe-based Clinical Research Advantage (CRA), the country’s largest community-based network of clinical trial sites, has entered into a strategic agreement  with Quintiles to facilitate a higher level of clinical trial participation with an emphasis on safety, improved study efficiencies and excellent quality data in medical research. Clinical Research Advantage is the first therapeutically aligned network… Read More →

Clinical Research Advantage VP earns Silver Stevie

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Kim Kundert, RN, BSN, CCRC, has received the 2012 Silver Stevie Award for Female Executive of the Year in the Business Services category. Kundert was honored for her achievements as Vice President of Clinical Operations for Clinical Research Advantage, an integrated network of clinical trial sites. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world’s… Read More →

Barrow Launches Novel Clinical Trial For Down Syndrome Patients

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Physicians at Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center are conducting a novel research study to evaluate a medication that could improve intellectual function in young adults with Down syndrome. Participants for the clinical trial are currently being recruited. “To my knowledge, this is the first trial of its kind,” says Benjamin… Read More →