Examination of Clinical Trial Costs and Barriers for Drug Development. E.3.9 Barriers Related to the Globalization of Clinical Research

07/25/2014

  • The clinical research footprint is shifting overseas.
  • There are a number of factors, including cost savings and shorter timelines, driving this shift and making it cheaper and easier to conduct trials outside the U.S.
  • Ethical and scientific concerns may arise when conducting studies in other countries.
  • Conducting trials at multiple sites across different countries magnifies the barriers associated with multicenter trials.

 

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