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pharmiweb.com today | 25 July 2014

Transparency Lacking in Clinical Trials, BU Study Finds

A significant percentage of completed drug clinical trials, especially those funded by industry, are not disclosed to the public years after being completed – a trend that “threatens the validity of the clinical research literature in the U.S.,” according to a study led by a Boston University School of Public Health researcher.

The study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, found that close to 30 percent of 400 randomly selection clinical trials completed in 2008 had not resulted, four years later, in either publication in a journal or the posting of results to the ClinicalTrials.gov (CTG) web site....

Studies that were funded solely by industry, or that involved smaller sample sizes, were less likely to be published, the research shows.

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