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Surgical and Orthopaedic Insights from Biomechanical Testing

by Shane Woods, Senior Study Director As surgical procedures advance and treatments become more sophisticated, the need to understand how they affect the body matures. That’s where biomechanical testing can provide keen insights. Biomechanics combines [...]

By | April 1st, 2015|Categories: Blog|

What is SEND? A Brief Introduction to the Standard for Exchange of Nonclinical Data

By Christy Kubin, BS, Data Architect (SEND), Brian Argo, BS, Data Architect (SEND), and Jamie Megna, BS, Data Architect (SEND) SEND is the Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC), Standard [...]

By | March 18th, 2015|Categories: Blog|

The Connection between Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease

by Mark Johnson, M.S. Senior Director of Surgery Heart disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality, particularly in developed nations. Classically, cardiovascular disease (CVD) was thought to be a buildup of fat on [...]

By | February 18th, 2015|Categories: Blog|

The Role of Swine as Preclinical Models for Cardiovascular Disease

by Mark Johnson, M.S. Senior Director of Surgery Classically, pharma, biotech, and device researchers have relied on rodent models to discover and validate disease targets and mechanisms, as well as for the preclinical development of [...]

By | February 11th, 2015|Categories: Blog|