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20/05/2019

Onorach's Growth Recognised by Industry Analysts

Onorach has been named as one of the fastest growing in a new analysis of the world's largest Medical & Clinical Research Companies. Read More
18/04/2019

Easter ShutDown Dates

Onorach and Onorach Europe will be closed during the Easter break... Read More
04/04/2019

Meet us at Vitafoods Europe!

Onorach will be at Vitafoods Europe 2019 Read More
04/02/2019

UK & Russia Sign MoU on Medicines Regulatory Cooperation

Medicines regulators in the UK and Russia agree principles to support collaboration for improving public health. Read More
13/12/2018

Festive Season Office Shutdown Dates

Click here to find out when Onorach's offices will be shutting down over the festive period. Read More
23/11/2018

New Job Opportunities at Onorach's HQ in Dundee, Scotland

With an expanding portfolio, Onorach have 2 new clinical positions available. Read More
14/11/2018

Phone Lines Inoperable Due to Adverse Weather

Adverse weather in the UK has disabled our phone lines temporarily Read More
17/10/2018

International Clinical Trials Journal

Read Prof. Christene Leiper's latest article in the September edition of the ICT Journal. Read More
22/08/2018

Read Prof. Christene Leiper's Article in ICT Sept18

Onorach's Managing Director, Prof. Christene Leiper explores Biomarkers in Clinical Trials (ICT page 38). Read More
19/06/2018

Public Urged to Participate In Clinical Research

A new survey by the NIHR has found that only 14% of people have participated in a clinical trial... Read More
29/03/2018

Easter Holiday Shutdown

Details of Onorach's Easter shutdown dates Read More
14/03/2018

Read Prof. Christene Leiper's article in ICT Feb2018

Prof. Christene Leiper explores the role of biomarkers in the fight against sepsis (see Page 8-11 of the EPC Supplement). Read More
02/02/2018

Onorach HQ Moves to Larger Offices

Onorach are relocating to larger offices, but don't worry - we're not moving far! Read More
14/12/2017

Onorach Stregthens Clinical Team

Our latest appointment adds new skills to the Onorach clinical team... Read More
13/12/2017

Seasonal Shutdown Dates

Dates that Onorach HQ and Onorach Baltics, Riga will be shutdown over the festive period. Read More
18/08/2017

25 Reasons why people are not enrolling in clinical trials

This article explores some of the main reasons why people don't join clinical trials. Read More
17/08/2017

Nearly 4 Million Worldwide Die Each Year From Asthma & COPD

New report finds that two major chronic lung diseases (Asthma and COPD) kill nearly 4 million people worldwide annually. Read More
13/06/2017

NEO-CIRC Gets EMA Green Light

The EMA grant approval for the NEO-CIRC project to proceed. Read More
15/05/2017

Your Data Is Safe

Information about the recent global cybersecurity ransomware attack. Read More
11/04/2017

Onorach Easter Shutdown Dates

Onorach and Onorach Baltics will be shutting down for the Easter break. Click for more information. Read More
29/03/2017

Onorach Seeks CRAs With Paediatric Experience

Click here for more information Read More
21/02/2017

Benefits of Extra Placental Blood for Premature Babies

Dr Heike Rabe, Director of Research at the Department of Neonatalology at Brighton & Sussex University Hospital has produced a video showing how premature babes benefit from extra placental blood. Read More
19/12/2016

Onorach Seasonal Shutdown Dates

Click here to find out when Onorach will be closing for the festive period. Read More
05/12/2016

Onorach Baltics Participate in Brexit Conference

Onorach Baltics participated in a conference bringing together representatives from different industries within the economies of the United Kingdom and Latvia to understand how they actually do business today and how government institutions can help companies to increase exports and invest in further development. Read More
31/10/2016

EMA Improve Transparency of Clinical Trial Data

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has begun publishing data from clinical drug trials, as part of an effort to improve transparency in pharmaceutical research. Read More
26/07/2016

New EU Regulations on Medical Devices

Presentation by the MHRA on the new EU regulations concerning Medical Devices. Read More
15/06/2016

Onorach Baltics participate in

Onorach directors present in Russia. Read More
02/06/2016

Neonatal Resuscitation Benefits from Formula 1 Know-how

The Williams F1 team have applied their pit-stop know-how to improve neonatal resuscitation practices. Read More
28/04/2016

Step Forward for Type 1 Diabetes Research

Researchers at the University of Lincoln have discovered final piece of the Type 1 Diabetes jigsaw. Read More
28/04/2016

Onorach's YouTube Channel features encryptiDATA

See a range of videos explaining encryptiDATA, Onorach's secure e-form data capture system Read More
04/02/2016

Burns Scientific Conference & Dinner

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in Onroach's Burns Scientific Conference & Dinner Read More
17/12/2015

Season's Greetings...

...from everyone at Onroach Read More
12/11/2015

Join us at our Burns Scientific Conference & Dinner

Onorach are hosting an evening conference and dinner celebrating Robert Burns and Scotland's vibrant life science sector. Read More
08/10/2015

Safe Harbour Ruling

Business data transfers threatened by Safe Harbour ruling Read More
29/09/2015

The Meaning Of...

Spotlight on Gynaecology & Obstetrics Read More
05/08/2015

Patient Centricity - what does it mean?

This article explores what this 'buzz-word' actually means and highlights that there is more to "Putting patients first" than you might first imagine. Read More
06/07/2015

Onorach Attends BioCity Event

Onorach attends the 2015 China Healthcare & Life Sciences Roadshow held at BioCity Glasgow. Read More
26/06/2015

Sustainability Benefits of Addressing Health Risks

Read about the role of supply chain sanitisation and healthy working conditions in advancing your company's sustainability goals. Read More
10/06/2015

Truly validated 24/7 medical safety monitoring

Secure patients safety using the only truly validated 24/7 medical safety monitoring system. Read More
22/05/2015

SCRS Training Recognised by TransCelerate

The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS) has announced that its Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training is now officially recognized by TransCelerate BioPharma Inc.?s members. Read More
06/05/2015

CLINICAL TRIALS AWARENESS WEEK

4-8 May 2015 Read More
05/05/2015

Cutting Edge Technologies for Drug Target Validation

SLAS Europe Council - Society for Laboratory Automation & Screening and the Scottish Universities Life Science Alliance are hosting a conference exploring cutting edge technologies for drug target validation. Read More
05/05/2015

BIA launches vision for the UK life sciences sector in 2025

The UK BioIndustry Association (BIA) launches a vision for the UK life sciences sector in 2025. Read More
28/04/2015

Onorach Launch Its Latest Venture 'Onorach Baltics'

Onorach announce the acquisition of RECRI, Latvia and the launch of Onorach Baltics. Read More
12/03/2015

Onorach Speaks at Doing Business In Latvia Event

Onorach share their experiences at the Doing Business In Latvia event. Read More
16/02/2015

A Fond Farewell to Onorach?s Chief of Clinical Operations

Onorach bids farewell to its Chief Of Clinical Operations Read More
11/02/2015

Onroach Welcomes it's Newest Team Member

Onorach welcomes Mandy Peden on board as Senior Clinical Projects Manager. Read More
03/02/2015

Dundee is the UK's first Unesco City of Design

Recognising it's creativity and innovation, Dundee has become the Scotland and UK's first Unesco City of Design. Read More
26/01/2015

Onorach Hit

Onorach have made it to the list of the Top 100 CRO's in Western Europe through researchandmarkets.com. Read More
12/12/2014

Season's Greetings

Best wishes to all our customers and partners! Read More
05/12/2014

Scotland's Conference Funding Boost

Funding boost to help attract international conferences to Scotland Read More
03/12/2014

FDA Guidance for Rare Pediatric Disease Priority Review Vouchers

The FDA has published new draft guidance on rare paediatric disease priority review. Read More
25/11/2014

Onorach is awarded an 'Environmentally Strong' Badge

Onorach has been awarded an "Environmentally Strong" badge for its environmental practices by AMEE. Read More
22/09/2014

Referendum is a Timely Reminder of Scotland's Pharma Contribution

With the eyes of the world on Scotland's referendum vote, this article reminds us of the huge contribution the Scottish nation has made to the pharmaceutical industry. Read More
11/08/2014

FDA Update Informed Consent Clinical Trials Policy

The FDA have updated their policy guidance on informed consent for clinical trial patients. Read More
05/08/2014

Technical Glitch Fixed!

The technical glitch that caused our website and email to crash has been fixed. Read More
17/06/2014

Visit Onorach's GxP Hosting Partner at BIO San Diego

Onorach's GxP Hosting Partner Sidus BioData will be exhibiting at BIO International Convention, San Diego, California. Read More
10/06/2014

UK Phase I Clinical Trial Insurance and Compensation

With around a thousand clinical trials a year taking place in the UK, it is generally acknowledged that there is a need to compensate healthy volunteers who suffer injury as a result of participating in a clinical trial ? even when legal liability under general law can?t be established... Read More
29/04/2014

Participate in MHRA Feedback Survey on GMDP Inspections

The MHRA are looking for organisations recently inspected by the GMDP Inspectorate between April 2013 to March 2014 to give feedback. Read More
28/04/2014

Onorach to Attend Scotland's Longest Running Life Sciences Event

Onorach will be at BioDundee 2014 on the 20th and 21st May 2014 Read More
28/04/2014

Update to the Definition of Critical GCP Inspection Finding

The GCP Inspectorate have updated their definition of Critical GCP Inspection Finding. Read More
03/04/2014

MEPs Vote on EU Clinical Trial Rules

MEPs vote for more transparent and simpler European clinical trial rules. Read More
20/03/2014

Budget Boost for SMEs Doing Research

Yesterday's budget contained good news for SMEs involved in research. Read More
22/01/2014

Early Communications With Regulators Key for Drug Development by SMEs

SMEs are fast becoming recognised as the driver behind R&D in Europe. Regulatory agencies are urging early dialogue to avoid regulatory difficulties. Read More
17/12/2013

Seasons Greetings from the Onorach Team

It's been a busy and exciting year for Onorach, so we'd just like to take this opportunity to thank all our customers and partners and wish them a relaxing seasonal holiday. Our last day in the office is December the 20th 2013, but we'll be back on January 6th 2014. Read More
05/12/2013

Message of Support from Scotland's First Minister

Onorach's involvement in the Scottish Government's recent trade mission to China receives a message of support from the First Minister, Alex Salmond. Read More
02/12/2013

The Importance of Informed Consent

A thought provoking article examining the issue of Informed Consent and the relationship between researchers and patients. Read More
04/11/2013

Onorach Participate in China Trade Mission with Scotland's First Minister

Onorach underpin their China expansion plans by participating in a trade mission to China led by Scotland's First Minister, Alex Salmond Read More
30/09/2013

Oncology Approvals Accelerate

Oncology approvals accelerate, but cancer deaths could rise too. Read More
26/09/2013

EU Adopts Tougher Standards for Auditing Medical Devices

The European Commission has adopted new rules on the role of notified bodies in reviewing medical devices and IVDs in the wake of the PIP breast implant scandal. Read More
24/09/2013

New Requirements for Clinical Trials in the UK

The UK Health Research Authority (HRA) is now implementing plans to ensure that UK trials are registered in a publicly accessible database. Read More
23/09/2013

Onorach Unveils China Plans

Onorach today announced plans to build a Clinical Trial Unit in China. Read More
18/09/2013

ABPI Launches Clinical Trial Disclosure Toolkit

The ABPI have launched a toolkit to help companies involved in managing disclosure. Read More
16/09/2013

Multiple Stent Surgery saves lives

Research shows multiple stent surgery reduces heart attack risk by 64% Read More
20/08/2013

Onorach's Continued Professional Development

Onorach's Professor Christene Leiper successfully completes Vaccine Trials course with John Hopkins University. Read More
02/08/2013

Is Open Research the way forward?

Open research on new drugs is helping tackle disease treatment in poor countries but demands greater collaboration. Read More
09/07/2013

Onorach invited to China

Onorach were VIP guests of the municipal government at the recent 2013 Jiaxing Investment & Trade Symposium. Read More
02/07/2013

India's Regulators Step Up Inspection Resources

India's Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) announces a 10 fold increase in inspection staff. Read More
28/06/2013

Top European Life Sciences Institutes Join Forces

The top 10 EU Life Science Institutes launch an alliance to boost competitiveness and create a unified approach to EU science policy. Read More
27/06/2013

Hollywood comes to Dundee

Dundee University's College of Life Sciences welcomed actor and son of Dundee, Brian Cox to open their new Genomic Sequencing Unit. Read More
06/06/2013

Onorach sponsors BioDundee 2013 Podium Presentations

Onorach were proud to be involved in the 13th Annual BioDundee International Conference held at the Apex Hotel Dundee, Scotland. Read More
16/05/2013

How and when were clinical trials born?

The 20th May is International Clinical Trials Day - celebrating the birth of clinical trials back in 1747. Read More
25/04/2013

Publication: Technegas Easy Breather Accessory. Validation of TEBA.

This book explores the use of Positive Ventilation Delivery Systems for intubated ICU patients to detect Pulmonary Embolism. PE is responsible for more deaths than any other single disease, yet it is often under diagnosed. Read More
18/04/2013

Cell Therapy Catapult & the UK Stem Cell Foundation Agree to Collaborate

Working Together on Next-Generation Medicines for Patient Benefit London, April 10 2013 - The Cell Therapy Catapult (CT Catapult), which is focused on the development of the UK cell therapy industry to increase the nation's health and wealth, and the UK Stem Cell Foundation, a charity focused on the advancement of stem cell treatments towards the clinic, are pleased to announce that they will be working together to progress promising stem cell-based therapies in the UK. Read More
28/02/2013

28 February 2013 is Rare Disease Day

This year, Rare Disease Day puts the spotlight squarely on cooperation and collaboration. The 2013 slogan ?Rare Disorders without Borders? emphasises the need to work together sharing knowledge and resources, to better understand and treat the over 6000 different rare diseases identified to date. Any single country may only have a few patients affected by a given rare disease, and may lack expertise locally available to diagnose and treat patients. Thus, collaboration, coordination, cooperation, and mutual support are essential in this area where patients are scattered, expertise is scarce and resources are limited. Read More
08/02/2013

Save Time and Prevent Delays: Set Solid Plan at Start of Phase 1

Patent expirations ? and the accompanying lost revenue ? place great strain on all areas of the company. Much of that burden falls to clinical development teams charged with ushering investigational medicines to market. Phase I is an important step for investigational compounds on the journey to regulatory Patent expirations ? and the accompanying lost revenue ? place great strain on all areas of the company. Much of that burden falls to clinical development teams charged with ushering investigational medicines to market. Phase I is an important step for investigational compounds on the journey to regulatory approval Read More
26/09/2012

Tips on executing Risk-Based Monitoring

Most drug & device clinical trial executives in biopharmaceutical & medical device enterprises are starting to become aware of FDA's new guidance on risk-based monitoring. However, many drug & device clinical trial personnel are still unclear about what the FDA guidance means in their drug & device clinical trials, and how they could efficiently implement risk-based monitoring practices. This article will provide brief recommendations on how to fully leverage FDA's new guidance document in clinical trial monitoring. Read More
14/09/2012

Should pharma companies outsource clinical trials?

Discover the benefits for your pharma company in outsourcing clinical trials. Unnecessary clinical trials procedures cost the pharmaceutical industry around US $5 billion a year. One way of cutting down on unnecessary procedures is clinical trial outsourcing, as, if planned and chosen correctly, it can save a company time, effort and money. Read More
06/08/2012

Dundee Joins UK Consortium for eHealth Research

A consortium of 10 UK government and charity funders, led by the Medical Research Council (MRC), has made a historic 19 million investment to establish four e-health research Centres of Excellence Read More
13/07/2012

Discover how to take Time and Cost out of Clinical Trials in 11 minutes

Nancy Widener, Executive Director, Clinical Science and Operations at Bristol Myers Squibb delivers practical tips on how to eliminate errors in early development, thus saving millions of dollars and years of research. Read More
12/07/2012

Report: New EU Clinical Trials Regulations to Come As Early as Next Week

Under the new rules proposed, the EU would move to a harmonized, EU-wide approach to clinical trials registration. The 2001 Clinical Trials Directive would be scrapped and replaced with an EU-wide regulation. Read More
11/07/2012

New life sciences centre to attract 200 research jobs in Dundee

SCOTLAND?S life sciences companies were given a boost yesterday as building work got under way for a centre in Dundee to bring together academics and industrialists, which will initially create 200 research jobs. The 12.5 million Centre for Translational & Interdisciplinary Research (CTIR) will house more than 1,000 scientists and support staff when it opens next year and is expected to attract drugs developers and other firms. Read More
03/07/2012

Phase I clinical trials insurance guidance published

New UK Guidance on UK Phase I Clinical trials published. The guidance is intended for use by Phase I clinical trial sponsors, clinical research organisations and ethics committees. It has been developed to provide authoritative recommendations on the level of insurance and other aspects of insurance cover. The guidance is based on industry best practice and complements wider industry guidance on conducting Phase I clinical studies. Read More
29/06/2012

DIA Responds to US Supreme Court Ruling on President Obama?s Affordable Care Act

Supreme Court Ruling Generates Widespread Reaction at the DIA 2012 Annual Meeting PHILADELPHIA, PA, USA ? June 28, 2012 Read More
29/06/2012

How Global Biotech Benefits from IP Rights

This report examines the role played by intellectual property rights in both upstream and downstream phases of the research, development and commercialization of biotechnology products... Read More
21/06/2012

Onorach? attending DIA 2012, Philadelphia,PA

Onorach? Clinical will be attending the DIA 48th Annual Conference June 24-28 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Read More
17/06/2012

Onorach? at BIO 2012

BIO 2012 is a major international convention in Boston, Massachusetts with over 27,000 delegates. Onorach? Clinical will be attending the event to meet with life science companies and discuss how Onorach?'s specialist services can help them with their clinical development programs. Read More
30/05/2012

Onorach? sponsors Bio-dundee Conference

The 12th International Conference, to be held on 30 and 31 May 2012 at the Hilton hotel in Dundee is titled ?Diversity in adversity? will bring together innovative bioscience and creative funding solutions in these challenging economic times. Read More
08/08/2011

Sponsors and CROs both have key role in quality says FDA

Ann Meeker-OConnell, Acting Associate Director of Risk Science, Intelligence & Prioritization, FDA says - A sponsor has to indicate what specific responsibilities they are transferring to the CRO in writing. Meeker-OConnell gives her thoughts in a video interview with Outsourcing Pharma at the 2011 DIA meeting. Read More
13/07/2011

Ability to hit deadlines, not cost, top CRO quality survey

19 out of 21 pharmaceutical companies surveyed by Cutting Edge Information ranked a contract research organisation's ability to hit trial deadlines as either "extremely important" or very "important," making it the top quality identified by respondents. Read More
08/07/2011

Onorach Clinical partners with Quantics

We have recently formed a strategic partnership with Quantics Consulting to provide statistical services to Onorach? clients. Quantics Consulting were chosen thanks to many years of statistical experience with Life Science companies. Read More
02/06/2011

Join us at the 11th Annual BioDundee International Conference

Onorach Clinical will be attending the main conference and presenting at the BioPartner Event on 8th and 9th June in Dundee. Registration is FREE ! Read More
12/05/2011

New Jobs at Onorach

New Jobs at Onorach Read More
14/04/2011

Bio-IT World awards CliniWorks AccelFind Winners of 2011 Best Practices Awards Program ? Judges? Prize

AccelFind? clinical research acceleration technology awarded Judges Prize for innovation and proven solution for the life sciences Read More
23/03/2011

UK Launches Agency to Eliminate Clinical Trial Red Tape

Good news for scientists with a 100 million boost in spending on capital projects as well as promised removal of red tape surrounding biomedical research and clinical trials. Read More
10/03/2011

Dundee named as site of new multi million pound breast cancer Tissue Bank

The University of Dundee/NHS Tayside is one of the key locations of the world's first national breast cancer tissue bank. Read More
21/02/2011

Onorach Ltd. sign partnership agreement with CliniWorks

Onorach Ltd. has recently signed a partnership agreement with CliniWorks Inc. to distribute their AccelFind patient recruitment application in the UK and Ireland. Read More
19/01/2011

FDA to improve most common review path for medical devices

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today unveiled a plan containing 25 actions it intends to implement during 2011 to improve the most common path to market for medical devices. Read More
14/12/2010

IT solutions in clinical trial management

Onorach Clinical's Christene Leiper on how to optimise performance management by delivering better analysis and planning tools. Read More
16/11/2010

Onorach to Attend TB Drug Discovery Conference

Onorach™ Clinical is pleased to announce that it will be presenting at the TB Drug Discovery Conference in Glasgow, UK, on 22-23 November 2010. Jan Anderson, Onorach's clinical / QA operations manager, will be presenting. Professor Christene Leiper, managing director and president, as well as Stephen Leiper, CEO of Onorach Clinical, will also attend the conference. TBD-UK has invited Onorach Clinical to present at the two-day conference, which will focus on developing potential new projects, forging new partnerships and an agreement on what actions need to be taken Read More
30/09/2010

Clinical Research for the Non-Clinical Researcher

Clinical Research Explained * What is a Clinical Trial? * Introduction to Translational Medicine and Clinical development Janice Anderson, BS, MAOM, Clinical Project Manager, Onorach Ltd. An Introduction to Good Clinical Practice * An introduction to the ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical Read More
01/09/2010

Jan Anderson joins Onorach

Clinical studies are unthinkable without a good Project Manager. We at Onorach are delighted that Jan Anderson has now joined our team based in Scotland. Read More
05/05/2010

Onorach Management complete International Preparedness Programme

Professor Christene Leiper and Mr Stephen Leiper recently completed an advanced International Preparedness Programme Read More
05/05/2010

Onorach Clinical publishes 'Effective Site Management'

Professor Christene Leiper has published an article on 'Effective Site Management' in Next Generation Pharma Magazine (US). Read More
04/06/2004

Onorach Sponsor BioDundee Conference Podium Presentations

Onorach Clinical sponsored the Podium Presentations sessions at the recent BioDundee conference. Read More

Client Testimonial

Prof. Leiper and her team at Onorach have demonstrated competencies in many areas in both working with the authorities and with the sites as monitors. They impressed us deeply with highly motivated, goal-oriented staff members of lively personality and creativity. It was always a pleasure to cooperate with Onorach Clinical.
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