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COVID-19 vaccine trials in regional Qld

The first human trials for a COVID-19 vaccine outside of Australia’s major cities are being launched in Queensland. Scientists are calling for healthy volunteers to take part in the clinical trial which aims to identify the optimal dose and safety of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by US biotechnology company Novavax. The trials by the University… Read More »

Fewer than half of US clinical trials have complied with the law on reporting results despite new regulations

This month is the third anniversary of the implementation of the new U.S. regulations that require clinical trials to report results within one year of completion, dubbed the Final Rule of the FDA Amendments Act — but compliance remains poor, and is not improving, with U.S. government-sponsored trials most likely to breach. Fewer than half… Read More »