Blogs and News

Discover our latest news and blog articles, dedicated to demystifying drug development, medicine, clinical research, and ethics.

Point-of-care clinical trials: the right approach for your research?

What if a clinical trial were integrated seamlessly into patient care, so each patient could get maximum benefit from the treatment on trial, while saving time and money? Point-of-care trials bring clinical research into everyday healthcare, and they have both advantages and challenges.

Pediatric Rare Disease Clinical Trials

There are many challenges to overcome if pediatric rare disease treatments are being tested, those challenges can be significantly greater.

How to train a clinical trial team (from a distance)

Before a clinical trial can start, everyone on the team needs to understand the research and their own role in it. Good training can support a successful result and going virtual can do it faster and more cost-effectively. Here are five tips.

Why representation is important in clinical trials

The clinical trials news has been dominated by studies showing underrepresentation in clinical trials, and experts calling for an end to it. But why is representation important, and how is it affecting trials? Clinical trials have been an established way of testing...

Meet Clinical Trial Manager Ingrid Meine

At Siron Clinical, people are our biggest strength. Here we meet Ingrid Meine, who joined the Siron Clinical team as Clinical Trial Manager.

Five Ways Decentralization Can Help Your Trial Succeed

The pandemic accelerated innovation around clinical trial decentralization, but remote approaches are here to stay. Here are five ways decentralization can help you succeed with your clinical trial.

Site Initiation Visits: Starting Your Trial On Track

To get the best start with a clinical trial, we carry out a site initiation visit (SIV). In this post, we look at what that entails and how we ensure it sets the trial off in a positive direction.

Modernizing Clinical Trials: Three Innovative Trial Designs From The FDA

There are many different types of clinical trial design, but most of the approaches we take to clinical research have been around for many years. Innovation in trial design could help improve outcomes and efficiency – and the FDA has shared some examples.

The EU’s move to better clinical trials that address patients’ needs – what you need to know

Clinical trials in the EU are changing in 2022 – the new EU Clinical Trials Regulation comes into force, backed by the Clinical Trials Information System (CTIS) and driven by an initiative to transform clinical trials. Here is a round-up of what it means for running a clinical trial in the EU.

Clinical Trial Support – 5 Reasons Why You Don’t Have To Do Everything Yourself

Clinical trials are complex, which means they involve a lot of work and require a range of skills and experience. It can be daunting when you start planning a clinical trial – how will you manage everything that’s needed, especially if you have a small team?

Why representation is important in clinical trials

Why representation is important in clinical trials

The clinical trials news has been dominated by studies showing underrepresentation in clinical trials, and experts calling for an end to it. But why is representation important, and how is it affecting trials? Clinical trials have been an established way of testing...