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12 Feb, 2019Regulatory Trends in Health Economics Outcomes Research (HEOR) & Real World Evidence (RWE)


As a relatively new means of conducting research in the life sciences, RWE, or real-world evidence, is data that comes from “real world settings” such as a clinical practice. Studies driven by real world evidence, or real-world data (RWD), can utilize data from medical records or claims databases, be conducted prospectively in observational studies or adhere to a mixed, hybrid-design approach.

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02 Nov, 2018RWE: Opportunity, Challenges and Sourcing Simplified  


As a relatively new means of conducting research in the life sciences, RWE, or real-world evidence, is data that comes from “real world settings” such as a clinical practice. Studies driven by real world evidence, or real-world data (RWD), can utilize data from medical records or claims databases, be conducted prospectively in observational studies or adhere to a mixed, hybrid-design approach.

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16 Jul, 201810 MUST-Follow Scientific Twitter and Instagram Accounts


Looking to add some scientific content to your day-to-day social media scrolling? We’ve scoured the Internet to bring you Twitter and Instagram accounts that will keep you up to the minute on pharma and biotech events, novel discoveries and new ideas. 

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23 Apr, 2018The Threat of a Black Market Within the Market: The Hidden Risks of Sourcing Human Biological Samples


The direct and indirect impact of sourcing human biological samples present serious risks for the scientific research community. Through Compli™ -a governance process that provides standardization, transparency and ensures ethical sourcing through one single service- researchers can now mitigate risk and reduce overhead while implementing a formal compliance process.

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05 Mar, 2018Tech Snapshot™: Tracking the Digital Transformation in the Life Sciences


A few readers of this blog series might recall the thrill of operating the so-called Genetics Computing Group “Wisconsin Package” running on the OpenVMS operating system. Subsequently, its GUI SeqWeb became a precursor to today’s cloud computing concept.

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