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The Changing Face of Clinical Trials

Traditional trial strategies often bring challenges to patient recruitment and retention. Sponsors are eagerly embracing the value that hybrid and virtual trials offer, and are exploring how logistics and supply chain experts like Marken can work closely with them and wit...

  • The Changing Face of Clinical Trials

    Traditional trial strategies often bring challenges to patient recruitment and retention. Sponsors are eagerly embracing the value that hybrid and virtual trials offer, and are exploring how logistics and supply chain experts like Marken can work closely with them and with patients through these types of trials.

  • Marken Announces Global Brokerage Management Services for Clinical Trial Materials

    New Centralized Service Speeds Shipments and Reduces Import/Export Risk     Research Triangle Park, NC, October 16, 2018 – Marken announced today the launch of their brokerage management services in conjunction with UPS Brokerage to create one seamless offering with optimal visibility and ease of use for clients.   The addition of this service will… Read more »

  • Hurricane Michael

    For information on shipments moving into or out of regions in the path of Hurricane Michael, please contact your local Marken office for more details about the contingency plans that are already in place to reduce impact on shipments.   Update – Wednesday, October 10: Hurricane Michael has made landfall as a powerful, Category 4… Read more »

  • Pharma’s Almanac: Personalized Logistics Solutions for Virtual and Hybrid Clinical Trials

    The pharmaceutical industry is moving toward siteless/hybrid clinical trials. Implementing such complex studies requires participation from all members of the supply chain and the support of an experienced service provider that can ensure the development of appropriate protocol designs.

  • Are you ready for a no-deal Brexit? We are.

    The clock is ticking As it stands, there are less than 6 months to negotiate – but more importantly, less than 6 months to prepare for any potential outcome of the negotiations. If the UK leaves the EU under a no-deal Brexit, this would affect the regulations of medicines, medical devices and clinical trials. Potential… Read more »

  • Marken Opens Kit Assembly and Shipment Facility in Miami

    New Miami Kit Building Facility Serves the Americas: Completes Global Network   Research Triangle Park, NC, October 2, 2018 – Marken announced the opening of its newest kit-building facility in Miami, completing a global network of four locations, with integrator-based distribution to any investigator site in the world.   The new facility is co-located with… Read more »

  • Personalized Logistics Solutions for Virtual and Hybrid Clinical Trials

    The pharmaceutical industry is moving toward siteless/hybrid clinical trials. Implementing such complex studies requires participation from all members of the supply chain and the support of an experienced service provider that can ensure the development of appropriate protocol designs.   Patient Centricity and the Growing Interest in Siteless/Hybrid Trials In virtual or siteless trials, patients do… Read more »

  • Transition to New International Airport in Istanbul

    Late this year, Turkey will relocate its current International airport (Atatürk Airport) located at the Marmara sea, to a new and larger location (İstanbul Yeni Havalimanı) near the black sea. The transition is scheduled to take place from December 30-31, 2018. When the entire airport project is complete in 2028, it will be the world’s largest… Read more »

  • Marken Helps Change Lives in Mexico with the Delivery of Eyesight

    CHALLENGE A hospital in Mexico City received a corneal tissue donation which included the front part of the eye covering the iris, pupil, and anterior chamber. Meanwhile, nearly 600 kilometers away, a patient in Guadalajara, Mexico had recently been admitted to a medical facility with a cornea perforation. The extreme damage to the cornea’s surface… Read more »

  • Super Typhoon Mangkhut

    With winds exceeding 250 kilometers per hour, Super Typhoon Mangkhut is bearing down across Southeast Asia. As the storm nears Hong Kong this weekend, the Hong Kong Observatory (HKO) expects to lift the T8 warning signal (the second highest in severity).   Marken is continuously monitoring shipments in and out of the region.  For information on… Read more »

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