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OrthoTrophix' Intra-Patient Randomization Design Supported by Advanced Cold-Chain Packaging

Novel drug and trial design generate unique clinical supply management challenges. OrthoTrophix began a two-part, phase 2 clinical trial in February 2014. The first part tested the drug’s safety and efficacy in 27 patients with mild to moderate

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EU GDP Guidelines: Implications for Shipping Clinical Materials into the European Market

March 27, 2018

Change Your Perspective

EU Good Distribution Practice (GDP) require that sponsor companies have a thorough understanding of how clinical supplies are handled and temperature monitored.

For example, do your clinical sites know what

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How to Navigate Clinical Supply for Breakthrough-Designated Drugs

Clinical studies of breakthrough therapy-designated drugs present multiple clinical supply management issues, such as the need to adapt to rolling FDA recommendations regarding clinical study design, endpoints, and study size, even once the study

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