Keyword: Biotrial


2. Biotrial and Bial

Both CRO Biotrial and Portuguese pharma partner Bial earn their place among the rotten tomatoes with patient fatalities, and investigations into their actions found problems that should not be overlooked.

FierceBiotech’s Rotten Tomatoes

Welcome to our new annual feature that aims to name and shame those biopharmas and medical device companies that made an attempt at being ripe but turned out to be rotten.

EMA to hold major review after fatal French trial

The European Medicines Agency is to undertake a large-scale review of trial practices alongside the French drugs agency as a result of the recent disastrous trial in France which saw a study participant die. This will form the basis of a wider public consultation on the possible changes to how early-stage studies are undertaken.