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Maximize your clinical trials budget

Running a clinical trial in 2021 is tougher than ever. The average cost of developing a new drug has reached a staggering $2-3 bn (1) so it’s no wonder that clinical trial researchers are looking for ways to tighten up and make their budgets stretch further.

Why Clinical Trial Equipment Rental Could Transform Your Trial

Buying clinical trial equipment was once the only choice, but not anymore. Could renting the equipment you need be the best choice?

Using social media for clinical trial recruitment

Over the past 10 years, the rapid growth and use of social media networks by the general population has created a powerful new tool for pharmaceutical companies and clinical research organisations (CROs) to engage with patients, and recruit them for clinical trials. CROs and pharmaceutical study sponsors are still learning how to effectively use social and digital media as part of their participant recruitment strategies. 

How to avoid costly clinical research delays

A huge majority of clinical trials face delays, costing precious time and money, as well as impacting patients. Here is why managing time, resources and participants are essential in avoiding delays and delivering results.

The importance of logistics and shipping for remote testing and diagnostics

Effective and reliable methods for clinical researchers to conduct patient testing have always been important to the successful execution of studies supporting vaccine development and disease diagnostics.

The rise of home diagnostics in clinical trials

The field of home diagnostics has seen significant innovation and advancement in the past few decades – and in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the growing use of home testing has allowed important clinical research to continue remotely.

10 fundamentals of sample security

The safety and integrity of your research material is of critical importance to your participants, your trial, and your reputation.

Logistics journey of a sample

Clinical trials are essential in bringing new treatments to market, but successful outcomes require global logistics to be carefully considered and rigorously planned.

Focus on quality

Regular monitoring and robust auditing are at the heart of a successful quality control process. They work symbiotically to ensure the quality of your trial data and the protection of your participants...

Partnering to support the lab of the future

The lab of the future is being shaped by the trends of globalization, systemization and digitization.

Building the lab of the future, today

What do we mean, when we talk about the “lab of the future”?

The potential of wearable technology for the future of clinical trial research

The potential of wearable technology for the future of clinical trial research

Meeting today’s changing needs: the vital role of biorepositories and archiving facilities in advancing clinical research

In the ever-changing field of clinical research, valid testing and research outcomes are critical, making reliable storage, archiving, and data retrieval an essential component in the research process.

The rapid growth of clinical trials for COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has been the catalyst for significant shifts in the clinical trial landscape...

Centralized inventory management

Avantor Services provides support so customer can focus on detecting COVID-19 and developing the coronavirus vaccine

Streamlining allocation of critical supplies

Avantor Services leverages its lab & production inventory management expertise to ensure a customer can continue the development of a potential treatment for COVID-19

Multi-site inventory management

Avantor’s expertise in inventory management helps support the development of a potential coronavirus therapy

Direct-to-patient custom kitting solutions

Avantor supports fast-tracking of clinical trials related to COVID-19 disease progression with direct-to-patient custom kitting solution

Coronavirus detection

Avantor Clinical Services supports the need to fast-track clinical trials related to COVID-19 disease progression

Success story: Small molecule purification

A global pharmaceutical company sought new ways to help senior scientists focus more time and attention on innovation and strategic drug project work.

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