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A contract research organization, also called a clinical research organization, (CRO) is a service organization that provides support to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries in the form o...


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Clinical trials involving new drugs are commonly classified into four phases. Each phase of the drug approval process is treated as a separate clinical trial. The drug-development process will norma...

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An antibody, also known as an immunoglobulin, is a large Y-shaped protein used by the immune system to identify and neutralize foreign objects such as bacteria and viruses. The antibody recognizes a...

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C.R. Bard Settles 3,000 Mesh Cases for $200 Million

Victims of transvaginal mesh injuries earned another victory over device manufacturers. C.R. Bard agreed to pay $200 million to settle roughly 3,000 cases, concluding about 20 percent of remaining law...

Coloplast Increases Mesh Legal Budget by $448 million

Danish manufacturer Coloplast increased the transvaginal mesh litigation provision in its budget by 3 billion Danish crowns ($448 million). The provision is set aside to cover settlement and legal cos...

Vaginal Mesh Use for Prolapse Repair Drops After 2011 Warning

However, mesh is still used 23% of the time. Experts say findings are further evidence that the 510(k) pathway to device approval that does not require clinical trials is flawed. Medscape Medical Ne...

Low cost mesh for hernia repair is as good as commercial mesh, trial finds

Men undergoing hernia repair using a low cost mesh have a similar rate of hernia recurrence and postoperative complications as those treated with a commercial mesh, shows a randomised trial carried......

Women Plan Rally As Jury Rules J&J Will Pay $13.5M for Mesh Verdict

A Philadelphia jury ruled in favor of a woman in the second transvaginal mesh trial against Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon subsidiary since December. Now, women advocating against mesh plan to...

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Settlement News: Coloplast Increases TVM Budget by $448MM

HOUSTON, Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MT Services LLC, a Lawsuit Settlement News Reporting Company which operates, announced today that Coloplast has recently increased ...

Vaginal Mesh Revision Rates Low

One in 30 women who had surgery with a mesh sling to treat urinary incontinence required revision; high-volume surgeons had lower revision rates. Medscape Medical News

Biological Hernia-Repair Mesh Expensive and Unnecessary: Study

Using expensive biological mesh for repairing abdominal hernia walls, instead of using low-cost synthetic mesh, has added unnecessary costs and is not supported by evidence, according to a new report....

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Transvaginal mesh in the media following the 2011 US food and drug administration public health notification update.

Prompted by patients' changing perceptions of transvaginal mesh, this study examines how mesh has been reported in the news following the 2011 US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) updated notificatio...

Enmeshed in Controversy: Use of Vaginal Mesh in the Current Medicolegal Environment.

: Vaginal mesh has been a valuable tool in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse. As our knowledge of the long-term outcomes and complications of this product has evol...

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