Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) August 28, 2013
Vince & Associates Clinical Research, a premier provider of early phase clinical research services to the global biopharmaceutical industry, announced today the expansion of its capabilities in the gastrointestinal (GI) therapeutic area with the addition of a dedicated Endoscopy Suite at its Clinical Pharmacology Unit.
"Vince and Associates Clinical Research has successfully conducted a number of studies evaluating potential therapies in patients with gastrointestinal disorders. To supplement ongoing research, VACR has established an Endoscopy Suite to offer on-site access to a wide range of endoscopic procedures," said Dr. Brad Vince, CEO and medical director of Vince & Associates. "This investment reaffirms our dedication to providing research expertise in response to increasing demand for conducting clinical research in patient populations during early development, which often requires more specialized techniques."
The suite is equipped with advanced and minimally invasive video endoscopy technology from Olympus EndoTherapy. Procedures can be viewed remotely on a large screen and documented by video or still photography. The suite includes two sources of suction as well as resuscitation and medication stations to address patient safety and equipment is maintained at the purpose built disinfection station.
In addition to creating the Endoscopy Suite, VACR has reached out to Summit Gastroenterology for their medical expertise to complement the new research capabilities. Their Board Certified Gastroenterologists have been asked to join the Vince & Associates Clinical Research team as investigators, bringing significant clinical expertise as GI specia
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