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Opinion: Being part of a trial for prostate cancer treatment has improved my life greatly
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Opinion: Being part of a trial for prostate cancer treatment has improved my life greatly

May 13th 2021, 7:20 AM 21,951 Views 10 Comments

Peter MacNamara has been battling prostate cancer since 2011 and has found immunotherapy via a clinical trial to be hugely helpful.

O'Gorman stresses GSK's 'moral obligation' over vaccine trials but company's position 'remains unchanged'
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O'Gorman stresses GSK's 'moral obligation' over vaccine trials but company's position 'remains unchanged'

Updated Apr 28th 2021, 3:22 PM 33,788 Views 0 Comments

Representatives from the pharmaceutical giant met with Children’s Minister Roderic O’Gorman today.

American firm Novavax starts late-stage trial of Covid-19 vaccine in US and Mexico
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# Another Weapon

American firm Novavax starts late-stage trial of Covid-19 vaccine in US and Mexico

Dec 28th 2020, 10:53 PM 19,267 Views 24 Comments

The vaccine can be stored between two and eight degrees Celsius, meaning it could be more easily distributed than competitors.

Clinical trials involving Irish patients 'saved the health service €13m' over two years
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Clinical trials involving Irish patients 'saved the health service €13m' over two years

May 20th 2019, 5:46 PM 9,068 Views 3 Comments

A new report published today is calling for a scaling-up of clinical research infrastructure in Ireland.

'If I didn't take part in a clinical trial, I would have died'
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'If I didn't take part in a clinical trial, I would have died'

Dec 3rd 2018, 6:30 AM 19,578 Views 13 Comments

Patients in Ireland are being encouraged to ask their doctors about clinical trials.

Frozen - over fresh - embryos may improve IVF success
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Frozen - over fresh - embryos may improve IVF success

Sep 5th 2012, 8:15 PM 5,809 Views 1 Comment

Senior clinical embryologist at Beacon Court in Dublin welcomes the new research stating embryo freezing and waiting for a better conditioned womb linings may be the way forward.

Companies cease development of Alzheimer's drug after failure in late-stage trials
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Companies cease development of Alzheimer's drug after failure in late-stage trials

Aug 7th 2012, 4:13 PM 5,725 Views 14 Comments

Pfizer Inc and Johnson & Johnson said the drug did not work better than placebo in two late-stage clinical trials.

What happens during a clinical trial?
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What happens during a clinical trial?

Jun 24th 2012, 8:00 AM 3,523 Views 5 Comments

Medicines available in Ireland are required to undergo clinical trials before being granted a license – but just what is involved in a clinical trial?

New research unit at Cork hospital to create 10 jobs
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New research unit at Cork hospital to create 10 jobs

Mar 6th 2012, 8:38 AM 1,040 Views 1 Comment

The facility will give local patients the opportunity to take part in clinical trials of new treatments.