TITLE

Veterans Affairs has had some ups and downs since launching CRADA

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Clinical Trials Administrator;Apr2008, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the implementation of Cooperative Research and Development Agreements (CRADA) by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for clinical trials could prove to be a model for the clinical research industry. Clinical research experts have been lobbying for sponsors and clinical trial sites to expedite the negotiating process, which have been a key factor in the industry's long research delays. Amy Centani, director of technology transfer at VA says, all clinical trials need to be done through a CRADA.
ACCESSION #
31620297

 

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