Clinical research programs

Health Canada Refuses Suffixes for Biologics: What Clinical Research College Students Should Know

Health Canada recently announced it won’t be using suffixes for naming biologics. Here’s what clinical research college students should know about the decision.

What Students in Clinical Research Programs Should Know About This New “Clinical Trial Companion”

Life regularly involves juggling a range of time-consuming tasks—work, cooking, looking after kids, socializing, and more. Taking part in clinical trials may not be a common everyday activity, but participation…

Why Students in Clinical Research Programs Are Excited About This Peanut Allergy Patch

Peanut allergies are among the most common and most severe in the world. In the United States, for example, of the 150-200 people who die from an allergy, over half…

Pros With a Diploma in Clinical Research Are Excited to Hear About This New “Trackable” Pill!

For decades, medical professionals have struggled with ways to resolve an elemental but hard-to-resolve challenge: how to confirm that patients have taken their prescribed medication. Not being able to confirm…

Students in Clinical Research College: 3 Things to Know About First-In-Human Trials

Though animal trials and computer simulations help inform researchers of the effects of a drug, it’s not until pharmaceuticals are tried out on humans that their true impact on patients…

Tango Dancing For Parkinson’s Patients: A Clinical Research Diploma Case Study With A Twist

When it comes to testing new treatments, medications, and therapies, clinical research professionals are often on the cutting edge of healthcare. They help doctors and researchers pilot new studies, replicate…

Clinical Research Diploma Case Study: New Uterus Transplant Trials

Surgeons in the Cleveland Clinic are aiming to perform the first uterus transplant in the United States. In clinical trials over the next few months, eight women will go through…

How Pharma Fights Back Against Drug-Resistant Superbugs

The term “superbug” refers to bacteria that cannot be killed by using multiple antibiotics. While a superbug is not resistant to all types of antibiotics, it cannot be treated using…

Canadian Pharmacy Caught Selling Expired Drugs

Checking expiration dates and best before dates has become standard practice for most people when grocery shopping, since nobody wants to accidently pay for food that’s gone bad. However, we…

Medieval Potion Kills Superbug MRSA

While potions, cauldrons and medieval medicine may seem like tropes taken straight out of a Halloween television special, scientists have recently discovered that there may be some sound reasoning behind…