CRO Meeting

Working with a CRO – tips from the sponsor’s perspective

Congratulations! You’ve just selected the contract research organization (CRO) that best fits your goals, timeline, budget and philosophy. You’re confident that the project team, study and company will be successful! What’s next? Whether you are expecting a “turn-key” solution from your chosen CRO or are partnering with them for a …

Capitalizing on Global Drug Development Opportunities from China

The Chinese pharmaceutical market continues to grow steadily, but drug developers in China face similar challenges as their global counterparts: Development times are increasing and success rates are declining. Xiaoning Guo, PhD, PMP, clinical development program director of Covance Asia Pacific, recently discussed potential strategies to improve investment returns and …

Rare Disease Drug Development

Image Analysis at Covance

Analysis of biomedical imaging data is no less a task than the image acquisition itself. Due to the complex nature of such data and variability across different subjects, information extraction has largely remained a time-consuming process. Vendors of imaging instruments and specialty software offer a variety of tools; however, a …