GCP

Indian Government Proposes Ambitious Clinical Trial Oversight Reforms

Indian authorities want clinical trial sites accredited and more heavily regulated. In a new report, a panel of advisors to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare spells out specific reforms aimed at addressing past weaknesses in the country’s clinical investigation and drug approval processes. Read More

EMA Clarifies ‘Triggers’ for For-Cause Versus Routine GCP Inspections

As drug sponsors make their way through the EU approval process, there are “triggers” that can help European Medicines Agency inspection coordinators determine whether a clinical trial should undergo a routine or for-cause good clinical practice inspection, an agency working group says. Determining factors include trial size, complexity and site selection. Read More