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June 24, 2013 08:00 ET

Fountain Medical Development Looks to Improve Clinical Trial Efficiency With Oracle Health Sciences InForm GTM

Clinical Development and Research Firm Joins Oracle CRO Advantage Program to Accelerate Expansion

REDWOOD SHORES, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 24, 2013) - Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)

News Facts

  • Fountain Medical Development (FMD), a leading full-service contract research organization (CRO) operating across China, will use Oracle Health Sciences InForm GTM to deliver high-quality, cost-effective electronic data capture (EDC) clinical trial services to its growing client base.
  • FMD plans to use the solution to accelerate study design, ensure data quality and streamline data validation and analysis to help improve clinical trial efficiency and enable its clients to drive down costs.
  • Oracle Health Sciences InForm provides FMD with a single, scalable solution for effectively managing the full spectrum of study scenarios -- from small population, rapid-turnaround studies to complex, multi-year trials spanning thousands of participants.
  • Oracle Health Sciences InForm's multi-language capabilities support in-country as well as international studies, as FMD expands rapidly.
  • FMD also joined the Oracle CRO Advantage Program to support its growth strategy. The program provides a framework for driving CRO success with Oracle Health Sciences products through training, sales and marketing support and tools and regular communications on Oracle products and strategy. 

Supporting Quotes

  • "Oracle Health Sciences InForm is a critical component of our growth strategy. As a flexible and scalable solution, it will help us to improve clinical trial efficiency and accuracy on trials of all sizes, which increases the value we bring to our clients," said Dan Zhang, chief executive officer, FMD. "Our ability to put the power of Oracle's leading solution behind our studies is an important competitive advantage."
  • "Focused on growth, FMD requires a comprehensive clinical data management solution that helps it to ensure data quality and drive new levels of clinical trial efficiency while supporting multiple types of studies," said Neil de Crescenzo, senior vice president and general manager, Oracle Health Sciences. "Oracle Health Sciences InForm will allow FMD to capture, manage and analyze study data with a single platform and use templates and automated edit check and validation capabilities to improve productivity and accelerate trial progress -- an important value proposition for trial sponsors."

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About Fountain Medical Development, Inc.
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