Tracking Clinical Trial Samples
The clinical trial ecosystem is a complex web of investigator sites, laboratories, couriers, patient samples and more. The ability to track those samples though this ecosystem with full visibility for the sponsor is essential for a successful trial. This insight brief describes that ecosystem and the lifecycle of patient samples.
Topics covered include:
- The varying approaches of small vs. large laboratories
- Risks of insufficient tracking
- Tracking consent for future use
- Current practice and opportunities for improved tracking