Latest Clinical trials News

Uganda begins largest trial of experimental Ebola vaccine

Aug. 2, 2019 3:32 PM EDT

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Researchers in Uganda have launched the largest-ever trial of the experimental Ebola vaccine that is expected to be deployed in neighboring Congo, where a deadly outbreak has killed over 1,800 people. The trial of the Janssen Pharmaceuticals vaccine involves up to 800 people in the...

AU vet school develops treatment for neurological disease

Jul. 14, 2019 12:06 AM EDT

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn University is celebrating the first treatment developed and licensed by Auburn that has gone to human clinical trial. Researchers at Auburn and the University of Massachusetts collaborated to work on a treatment for the neurologic disease known as GM1 gangliosidosis. Doug Martin,...

Expensive medical devices proving its worth in Arkansas

Jun. 30, 2019 1:01 AM EDT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Building a successful medical device startup is more expensive and time-consuming than building other types of small businesses, but the potential return on investment is higher, according to founders and investors in Arkansas. The goal for most medical device startups is to be...