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Establishing Clear Procedures and Improving Start-up Timeline in Malaysia’s Clinical Research Ecosystem

As delays in getting clinical trials up and running have financial implications, pharmaceutical companies and contract research organisations (CROs) are looking at ways to accelerate the study startup process. Noorzaihan Mat Radi and Audrey Ooi at Clinical Research Malaysia describe CRM’s timeline in feasibility assessment, budget negotiation and clinical trial agreement review, besides the regulatory and ethics approval timeline in Malaysia.