Prescryptive Health | September 29, 2021
Healthcare technology company Prescryptive Health today announced a turn-key solution for pharmacists to treat COVID-19 through monoclonal antibody administration. This new program builds on the company's work with community pharmacists on COVID-19 testing and vaccine services and supports the National Community Pharmacists Association's effort to prepare pharmacists to provide this treatment.
As in all our COVID-19 solutions, we are empowering pharmacists to help end this pandemic, through identifying, reporting, preventing, and now treating this virus, More than 90% of Americans live within five miles of a pharmacy, and pharmacists have proven again and again how essential they are in their communities.
- Chris Blackley, Prescryptive Health's CEO
The solution is truly turn-key, allowing pharmacists to get trained and provide COVID-19 treatment to their communities quickly. As this public health crisis continues, pharmacists can support their communities in new ways through this program.
- Michele Belcher, incoming NCPA president and pharmacist at Grants Pass Pharmacy in Oregon
Prescryptive Health's robust, one-hour ACPE-accredited continuing education training for COVID-19 monoclonal antibody treatment is free for pharmacists nationwide. NCPA supports the continuing education program built by Prescryptive. In combination with the NCPA resources, pharmacists have the tools necessary to prepare administering this clinical service.
The innovative program also includes a clinical protocol developed by subject matter experts and leading regulators; policies and procedures to help pharmacies operationalize the service; guidance on accessing inventory as it becomes available; and billing services, through Prescryptive's partnership with AssureCare®. This program will debut in Oregon, with additional locations added across the nation in the coming weeks.
Belcher and Paige Clark, VP of Programs and Policy at Prescryptive Health, will present at the NCPA conference in October on the COVID-19 treatment program, showing how pharmacists are playing a crucial role for public health in their communities.
About Prescryptive Health
Prescryptive Health is a healthcare technology company delivering solutions that empower consumers. Prescryptive's secure, mobile-first products connect consumers, pharmacists, and employers, ultimately providing people with the information they need to make informed decisions and take control of their health.
Asymchem | September 17, 2021
Asymchem today announced a strategic partnership agreement to provide LaNova Medicines with one-stop services such as small molecule drugs, ADC project CMCs, R&D, production and IND China-US declaration.
The collaboration between Asymchem and LaNova will include small molecule drugs, monoclonal antibodies, double antibodies, ADC projects and potentially other R&D and production initiatives. This partnership will take full advantage of Asymchem's recently completed biological CDMO service platform and production base at Shanghai Jinshan, where Asymchem is already undertaking R&D and production services for a number of early IND and clinical phase projects of biological drugs. The platform can provide R&D and production services including monoclonal antibodies, double antibodies, and ADC drugs.
With the advent of the ADC drug research and development wave, ADC-related businesses have exploded, In the future, we expect to build ADC pilot and commercial production facilities to further enhance Asymchem's capabilities with ADC drugs.
- Asymchem Chief Operating Officer (COO) Yang Rui, who attended the signing ceremony in Shanghai.
Antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) are a highly promising class of targeted drugs in which drug molecules are linked to antibodies that selectively attach to the surface of cancer cells while avoiding effects on nearby healthy cells, dramatically reducing side effects. More than 100 clinical trials are underway studying the effectiveness of ADCs in treating blood, lung, breast, brain and other cancers.
Rui said the partnership was a logical next step for Asymchem as the CDMO continues to expand its capabilities and service into new business areas to offer pharmaceutical and biotech companies innovative and sustainable solutions.
Founded in 1999, Asymchem stock code: 002821.SZ) is a leading global integrated Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) providing innovative drug R&D and manufacturing. Asymchem is supported by more than 5,000 employees based in PR China, the US, and the EU. Our mission is to drive efficiency through continuous technological advances for smarter, greener and more cost-effective manufacturing to support pharmaceutical clinical research and commercialization, backed by a proven track record of successful agency and industry inspections.
About LaNova Medicines
Based in Shanghai, LaNova Medicines is a clinical-stage R&D company whose primary focus is the development of macromolecular anti-tumor drugs utilizing GPCRs for monoclonal antibody production. The company's comprehensive platform capabilities include target verification, antibody engineering, production technology, preclinical and clinical research.
ERT | April 16, 2021
ERT, the worldwide pioneer in clinical endpoint data collection, today declared that its demonstrated Business Intelligence suite has extended to incorporate detailing for clinical preliminary imaging, making study data all the more effectively available and noteworthy. The new imaging capabilities give an elevated degree of data that empowers study pioneers to guarantee consummation, and successfully oversee locales, expenses, and profitability.
"Imaging studies are complex, and customers are under great pressure to monitor and manage their performance. With the power of our Business Intelligence suite, study leaders can achieve the deep insights they need to act quickly, and keep studies on track for success," said Tim Kulbago, Vice President, Imaging, ERT. "Our clinical trial imaging customers can now track their study progress all the way from first image capture to database lock, with the ability to pivot with confidence whenever a potential challenge arises."
ERT's Business Intelligence suite permits numerous CROs and patrons to acknowledge new operational efficiencies and better data quality, alongside diminished investigation courses of events and lower costs, through its effectively edible and thorough perspectives into preliminary execution. Clients can utilize the new imaging functionality to coordinate investigations utilizing a profundity of data at no other time accessible. With the new capabilities, they approach a straightforward dashboard for surveying early markers of likely postponements in the imaging process.
Clients will track down a natural interface that permits them to get to consider data in an assortment of ways. They can undoubtedly channel data for an undeniable level view or jump down into points of interest by district, site and picture peruser, among others. Checking consistence is straightforward, as clients can rapidly see a general investigation level or take a gander at consistence in explicit territories like quality control, by site, and even by picture peruser. Opportune data permits study pioneers to intercede as vital, for instance, if a site has a high number of inquiries or if a peruser has all the earmarks of being going amiss from the convention.
ERT (eResearch Technology) is a global data and technology company that minimizes uncertainty and risk in clinical trials so that its customers can move ahead with confidence. With nearly 50 years of clinical and therapeutic experience, ERT balances knowledge of what works with a vision for what's next, so it can adapt without compromising standards.
Powered by the company's EXPERT® technology platform, ERT's solutions enhance trial oversight, enable site optimization, increase patient engagement and measure the efficacy of new clinical treatments while ensuring patient safety. In 2019, 75% of all FDA drug approvals came from ERT-supported studies. Pharma companies, biotechs, and CROs have relied on ERT solutions across 16,000 studies, spanning more than five million patients to date. By identifying trial risks before they become problems, ERT enables customers to bring clinical treatments to patients quickly ─ and with confidence.