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Choosing the Right Lab: Big is Not Always Beautiful

Many challenges have to be properly addressed in order to conduct a clinical study successfully: defining the right study design for a given drug candidate, selecting appropriate study centers with excellent access to the study population, identifying a central lab which can manage all study-related tasks and which provides valid and reliable laboratory data with short turn-around times. Stephan Wnendt and Katja Neuer-Etscheidt at MLM Medical Labs discusses the different categories of laboratories involved in clinical labs and this can be used as a brief guidance for a good match between study design and laboratory services.….pdf