This week in transparency news: March 23 – March 29, 2019

by Staff writer,
Posted on 3/29/2019

Transparency in clinical trials is continually changing, and to stay on top of the news, TrialAssure brings a weekly round-up of some of the key stories surrounding disclosures in clinical trials. This week’s stories are as follows:

Data suggests US, UK universities fall woefully short on reporting clinical trial results – Endpoints News

Reporter Natalie Grover looks at the data published by the Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM) and the non-profit research group TranspariMED. Over one-third of clinical trial results are missing from US universities, with similar results in the UK.

Read the article via Endpoints News

Many NHS partnerships with drug companies out of public sight: BMJ investigation Express Pharma

The BMJ has revealed that many NHS organizations form working partnerships with drug companies, but they are not disclosing any information to the public. This practice goes against official guidance, which promotes transparency for such partnerships.

Read the full article on Express Pharma

TrialAssure releases new SaaSForbes Technology Council member news: March 2019

Forbes covers the recently announced the limited release of TrialAssure ANONYMIZE DS, an all-new software-as-a-service (SaaS) application that allows sponsors to anonymize clinical trial data automatically.

View Forbes Technology Council news here

Event Alert: Biomedical Transparency Summit (BMTS) series Center for Biomedical Research Transparency

The Center for Biomedical Research Transparency (CBMRT) hosts its annual summit series, providing stakeholders the opportunity to connect, collaborate, and update on major aspects of research transparency. Mark your calendars for May 15, 2019 for the next summit in Paris.

Learn more about the event here

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