Modeling for subject recruitment; Trial uses logistics software;

> Subject-recruitment marketing and communications tools, developed via predictive modeling by PraxisDirect, are being put to use in a global diabetes trial for a top 20 pharma company. Release

> Dendreon has contracted with Direct Technology to operate and maintain the Intellivenge software program--which aids in logistics for patient cell collection, treatment, and return to patient--for prostate-cancer candidate Provenge. Article

> Trial software challenge: The unpredictable and risky nature of clinical trials that assess drugs intended to treat brain disorders was a factor in AstraZeneca's decision to drop psychiatry drug research. Article

> Kreara Solutions, a data management and biostatistics-focused CRO, has become a DATATRAK CRO Connect partner. Release

> Momenta Pharmaceuticals has rolled out a layered data-protection/encryption system covering the portable electronic devices allowed to access its production network. Announcement