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Report on Research Compliance Volume 18, Number 5. In This Month’s E-News: May 2021

Report on Research Compliance 18, no. 5 (May 2021) - Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Florida, has relaunched the bipartisan Congressional Academic Medicine Caucus with new co-chair Rep. David McKinley, R-West Virginia, who replaced...more

Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)

First ORI Annual Report in Years Emerges; Graphics-Laden Format Lacks Historical Data

Report on Research Compliance 18, no. 5 (May 2021) - For the first time since 2012, the HHS Office of Research Integrity (ORI) issued an annual report, but for those used to previous updates or looking for useful details,...more

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United Nations Votes To Reclassify Marijuana

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Paving the way for global medical research, the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs voted in December 2020 to remove cannabis from Schedule IV of their drug classification list. Schedule IV also includes dangerous and...more

K&L Gates LLP

Biden Administration Seeks to Establish New US$6.5 Billion Health Research Agency to Target Key Disease Areas

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On 9 April 2021, during a weekly economic briefing, President Biden announced his administration’s intent to establish and fund a new regulatory agency, named the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health (ARPA-H), which...more

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NIH Continues to Focus on Foreign Influence Issues: Updated Biosketch & Other Support Disclosure Forms

Key Points - Notice reflects NIH’s continued concerns regarding foreign influence and imposes significant new compliance obligations on both grantees and individual researchers. - Obligates grantees to provide NIH...more

Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC

Montreal Study Finds Subtle Long-Term Cognitive Effects of a Single Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Adding to a growing volume of literature on this topic, Montreal researchers published a study in January, 2021 demonstrating that a single mild traumatic brain injury involving late adulthood patients (ages 50-70) leads to...more

Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)

[Virtual Event] 2021 Research Compliance Conference - June 14th - 16th, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm CDT

Attend HCCA’s annual Research Compliance Conference to receive the latest insights and guidance on emerging research compliance risks and solutions. This virtual event, held June 14 – 16, will be live and interactive. Learn...more

Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)

Report on Research Compliance Volume 18, Number 4. In This Month’s E-News: April 2021

Report on Research Compliance 18, no. 4 (April 2021) - A new report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine examining the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic found “intensified complications related...more

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Dialysis & Nephrology Digest - March 2021 #3

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Study contends lifestyle, chronic ailments to drive 56% growth in value of global peritoneal dialysis market through 2027 - A report (available for purchase) from Canadian research firm Emergen Research suggests the...more

Vinson & Elkins LLP

Data Corruption: DOJ Targets Fraud In Medical Research Trial In The Era Of COVID-19

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In late 2019, Gustav Eyler, the Director of the U.S. Department of Justice’s (“DOJ”) Consumer Protection Branch (“CPB”), cited fraudulent data in clinical research trials for new drugs and medical devices as a topic of “major...more

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Mizzou pays $16.2 million to 22 children who had experimental knee surgery by a veterinarian

It’s long been routine, if often controversial, for operating rooms to welcome medical device sales people and surgical trainees to watch the work of surgeons and nurses. But now the University of Missouri health system may...more

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

2020 Life Sciences Securities Litigation Roundup

2020 Filings While there was a more than 20 percent decline in the number of securities class actions filed in 2020 (approximately 330 cases) as compared to 2019 (approximately 430 cases), the percentage of cases filed...more

Butler Snow LLP

Evaluating Published Research for False Findings and Related Considerations

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It is a bold and almost frightening conjecture that “most published research findings are false.” In the current COVID-19 era, most of us have noticed an uptick in the popular prevalence of published scientific and medical...more

Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC

Danish Study Shows that Concussions Have a Large and Long-lasting impact on Salary and Employment

Studies in several countries, including Denmark, have found that between 10 and 30% of patients diagnosed with Concussion suffer from long-term symptoms. These long term consequences were recognized by the American Academy of...more

Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)

Report on Research Compliance Volume 18, Number 3. In This Month's E-News: March 2021

Report on Research Compliance 18, no. 3 (March 2021) - ◆ A former post-doctoral fellow at the McGovern Medical School, part of the University of Texas (UT) Health Science Center, admitted to committing research misconduct...more

Womble Bond Dickinson

Therapeutic Drugs and the Blood Brain Barrier: How to Break on Through to the Other Side

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We have all seen the headlines on traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and litigation – they run the gamut from sports injuries to motor vehicle accidents. What we don’t hear about is one of the biggest obstacles in treating brain...more

Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC

Psychotherapy for PTSD offers a potential “biosignature” for effective treatment

Functional MRI studies suggest that psychotherapy for PTSD improves symptoms by changing the way brain networks communicate with each other, offering a potential “biosignature” for effective treatment...more

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The Connection between Gut Health, Immune Response, and COVID-19 Severity

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As we have all heard, the gastrointestinal tract (gut) is full of numerous types of bacteria. Some are helpful, some are harmful. For those of us who take probiotics and/or eat fermented foods, we know that we are working...more

Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.

Microsoft Partners with Broad Institute and Verily to Expand Terra Platform for Biomedical Research

On January 11, 2020, the Broad Institute, Verily Life Sciences, and Microsoft announced a strategic partnership to accelerate biomedical innovations through the Terra platform. Terra was originally developed by the Broad...more

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3 Ways COVD-19 Has Impacted Clinical Trials in the US

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The COVID-19 pandemic has had an immense impact on clinical trials in the US. Many clinical trials have been suspended or stopped due to the demands of the pandemic. Not only does interruption of these trials leave...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Day Three Notes for the 39th Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, 2021

We’ve been talking about telehealth and mental health this week. Here’s both combined in one interesting and highly valued announcement today, followed by several tests – well, 3 million COVID tests a week to be exact, and,...more

Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)

Report on Research Compliance Volume 18, Number 1. In This Month's E-News: January 2021

Report on Research Compliance 18, no. 1 (January 2021) - The National Science Foundation (NSF) will be accepting comments on a revised version of its Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) expected to be...more

Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA)

COVID-19 Woes: Safety, Money Worries Concern Institutions; Researchers Fear Career Disruptions

Report on Research Compliance 18, no. 1 (January 2021) - As the pandemic continues to not only drag on but intensify, the toll on institutions and staff is becoming more evident. To get a sense of what was happening, and...more

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The Week in Weed: December 2020 #3

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Welcome back to the Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana....more

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The House Passes the MORE Act and the Medical Marijuana Research Act. Will It Matter?

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During the last two weeks, the U.S. House of Representatives passed two bills aimed at reforming marijuana laws, the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment and Expungement Act (MORE Act) and the Medical Marijuana Research Act...more

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