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India’s Authorities Approve Start of WHO Solidarity Trial in Gujarat India & Challenges at GMERs

The World Health Organization’s Solidarity Trial covering COVID-19 launches in Gujarat India at sites including SVP College in Ahmedabad, GMERs, Vadodara; New Civil Hospital, Surat and PDU Medical College, Rajkot. The study will also be conducted at B.J. Medical...

Lawsuit Claim: Iowa State-Owned I/DD Provider Transformed by Rogue ‘Investigators’ into Research ‘Den of Iniquity’

A federal civil lawsuit has been filed against a state agency and several officials alleging a conspiracy to silence complaints about shocking and outrageous research projects involving sexual arousal investigations at an Iowa care center for people with...

University of Iowa IRB Must become More Efficient to Compete for Industry Clinical Trials

The University of Iowa’s Office of Internal Audit reports that that institution’s Human Subject’s Office needs to make its research application review processes more efficient. Researcher sponsors utilizing the Human Subject’s Office, review board and committees...

Cancer Study Terminated at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute’s Biomedical Research Labs due to Quality Issues

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute’s (RPI) biomedical research labs had a study terminated according to an animal activist group report filed with a federal agency overseeing the welfare of animal in research labs. What Happened? Apparently an in-house veterinarian...

Northwestern Medicine’s ‘Successful’ Immunotherapy and Autoimmune Disease Research Program to Shut its’ Doors

Northwestern Medicine’s immunotherapy and autoimmune diseases program, by all appearances a successful clinical research program involved with the testing of hematopoietic stem cell transplantations (HSCT), will cease to operate. The official reason: its’ chief,...