• Novel Biomarker Tracks Tightly With Tau Tangles In Alzheimer’s Disease

    Clinical Research News | Researchers in the U.S. and Sweden have identified a biomarker (MTBR-tau243) for Alzheimer’s disease that tracks with the amount of damaging tau tangles in the brain and, when combined with a specific phosphorylated tau species (p-tau205), is nearly as predictive of cognitive function as tau-positron emission tomography (tau-PET) imaging.

    Aug 23, 2023
  • ‘Swarm Learning’ Approach To Improving Care Of Colorectal Cancer Patients

    Clinical Research News | Over the next three years, researchers from across five universities in Germany will be using “swarm learning” on retrospective tissue samples to gain insights on the tumor biology of hereditary colorectal cancer (CRC).

    Aug 22, 2023
  • Toward Optimizing Site Feasibility Assessment For Clinical Trials

    Clinical Research News | Selecting appropriate sites is one of the most crucial factors for determining successful completion of a clinical trial. It is important to ensure that potential trial sites have the capability to meet the protocol requirements and the capacity to deliver the study objectives in a safe and efficient manner.

    Aug 18, 2023
  • Neurosurgeons In Czech Republic Test Writing Capabilities Of ChatGPT

    Clinical Research News | Researchers in the Czech Republic succeeded in using ChatGPT (Chat Generative Pre-trained Transformer) to produce a convincing scientific article in only one hour with no special human training—a feat intended to point out the current capabilities of large language models (LLMs).

    Aug 16, 2023
  • AI Bringing Major Change To The Way Studies Get Conducted

    Clinical Research News | Clinical research stakeholders, most especially study sponsors, are now firmly onboard with the idea of using artificial intelligence (AI) to improve the conduct of clinical trials.

    Aug 15, 2023
  • Proteins In The Blood Hint At Biological Basis Of Long COVID

    Clinical Research News | A point-of-care (POC) diagnostic test for long COVID is under development that would be a godsend to the millions of Americans still suffering the health consequences of SARS-CoV-2 months after being infected.

    Aug 11, 2023