December 22, 2009 08:00 ET

EXTEDO Introduces New Version of the GECCO eCTD Viewer/Validator

WEST CHESTER, PA--(Marketwire - December 22, 2009) - EXTEDO, a key eSubmission solutions provider for life sciences firms, today announced the availability of new version of GECCO, the leading eCTD Viewer and Validation solution.

The new version (1.4.1) of GECCO contains the following enhancements:

-- Full compliance with European Union (EU) Module 1 specification version 1.4

-- Support for the complete published set of EU eCTD validation criteria

-- Support for the complete set of Canadian eCTD validation rules

-- Improved Document Type Definition (DTD) validation

The new version of GECCO is available for download now.

"GECCO retains its position as the most accurate and current eCTD Viewer/Validator on the market," said Harv Martens, Vice President for North America and Japan at EXTEDO. "GECCO rules are distilled from current ICH specifications, ICH and agency Q&As, regional specifications, guidance documents, best practices and a healthy dose of good judgment based on many years of experience."


For nearly 15 years EXTEDO has been a key services and solutions provider in the field of regulatory data and document management (CTD, eCTD and other formats) for Life Sciences industries and authorities (Pharmaceutical, Crop Science, Chemicals). Based on well-founded expertise and many years of experience, EXTEDO provides highly standardized, as well as customized solutions, in the area of electronic Regulatory Affairs.

EXTEDO, being globally represented, serves more than 600 Life Sciences organizations in more than 50 countries.

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