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CRO Services From Trial Design to Product Launch

HSG Clinical Research, Inc. (HSGCR) remains the world’s leading clinical research organization in the consultation, design, and execution of trials for Huntington’s disease and other therapeutic areas within our strategic focus. HSGCR is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Huntington Study Group. In accordance with its mission to accelerate new treatments for HD, HSGCR works with leading scientific and clinical experts and patients and families, and partners with industry, foundations and academia to strengthen the quality and outcome of HD clinical trials.

Clinical Trial Design and Landscape Assessment

Protocol, Scientific and Patient Advisory

Team Leadership

Build Trial Scientific, Medical and Operational Leadership

Clinical Trial Execution

Study Implementation, Management, and Oversight

FDA Inspection Readiness

Trained and Experienced HSG Trained and Experienced Staff, Site Training, Mock Inspection

To Market

Support Transition to Clinical Care

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Advisory Services

Knowledge and Expertise to Drive Your Clinical Study Success

The Scientific Advisory Council serves as the consultative arm of HSGCR. This team of recognized clinical experts with highly specialized knowledge can deliver a portfolio of research advisory services to support studies on HD and other therapeutic areas within our strategic focus.

Every step of the way, we add value by challenging the status quo, offering new and innovative approaches to meeting your clinical goals, while remaining responsive to study sponsors, and partners.

Areas of Research and Development Expertise

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Beyond HSGCR’s ability to deliver turnkey counsel and support in the design and implementation of clinical studies, our knowledge and expertise further extends to support these critical clinical research advisory services:

  • Disease Landscape Assessments
  • Pre-Clinical Drug Development
  • Imaging
  • Biomarkers
  • Disease Monitoring
  • Digital Technologies
  • Clinical Trial Design
  • Clinical Study Training
  • FDA Submission Support
  • Patient & Research Advisory Boards

“HSG understands the unmet need and wants to support the development of new therapies. They are experts in all aspects of clinical development, including, protocol design, investigator selection and training, and study conduct. With our collaboration with HSGCR, we have felt that they were an extension of us.” 

– HSG Study Sponsor

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Clinical Operations

Clinical Operations is a Key to Our Success

At HSGCR, it’s all about leveraging our longstanding relationships within the HD ecosystem to help our clients and the healthcare industry accelerate treatments that make a difference. That comes with being prepared with HSG clinical research operations – the people, the protocols, the quality control, the partners, HSG sites, and participants.

Experience and Expertise

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Comprehensive Project SOWs and Accurate Budgeting

At HSGCR, we work hard to understand our partners’ study goals, objectives, and timelines upfront and build a comprehensive project plan. HSGCR prides itself on developing a comprehensive project scope of work (SOW), budget, and corresponding study plans from the start in an effort to reduce change orders.

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Rapid Enrollment & High Retention

HSGCR’s relationship and immediate access to its network of clinical 800+ HD expert members, 130+ credentialed, trial-ready sites worldwide, and access to more than 20,000 diverse HD participants, allows us to recruit and enroll quickly and attain optimal retention of study participants.

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High Touch, High Value

HSGCR’s high-touch approach includes concierge services through its centralized project/site management to promote collaboration, communication, and cooperation, with direct/easy access to the operational team members managing and executing your study.

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Clinical Study Innovation

HSGCR has implemented novel approaches to conducting efficient, successful, and compliant clinical trials, including use of adaptive study design, wearable sensors, direct-to-patient drug delivery, direct-to-participant online clinical research, virtual trial visits, and at-home research nurse visits.

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Increased Flexibility

Our experienced, agile, flexible team can implement study changes or modifications quickly.

“As the only CRO in the world that focuses exclusively on Huntington disease, HSGCR is a trusted partner that gives us confidence conducting our clinical study. It is a pleasure to be working on this trial with true experts and leaders in HD.” 

– HSG Study Sponsor

We’re Here to Help

Leave it to the experts at HSGCR to deliver the counsel, collaboration and clinical support you need to help you and your team improve the quality and outcomes of your clinical study.

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