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Logistics in Emerging Markets Column

China makes up 19% of the world’s population, and is expected to overtake the US as the world’s largest market by 2020, putting it right at the top of the list of target countries for clinical research. With 4648 trials currently taking place, Sue Lee of World Courier clarifies the logistics of conducting clinical studies in China, and describes how systematic processes lead to success, a minimum of delays, and ultimately access into this vast marketplace.