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The Siberian Yuits: a Russian People

The Siberian Yuits: a Russian People   Recently, Language Connections, a translation and interpreting services agency, had the fortunate opportunity of receiving an inquiry about a language known as Central Alaskan Yup’ik. The client was in need of transcription and translation services to document an ongoing environmental project in Bristol Bay, Alaska. There, many of…

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Rusnano Jumped Start Russian Nano-Industry

Rusnano to Jump Start Russian Nano-Industry   The Russian state-owned nanotechnology investor Rusnano has been heavily shopping all around the world, trying to import the newest technology into Russia and become a world leader in the evermore important nano-industry. A great part of the company’s investments are focused on nanotechnology developed in the United States,…

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ECommerce in Russia

E-Commerce in Russia: Accessing The Russian Market Via The Internet The Outlook of E-Commerce in Russia Recent changes in Russian policy, such as its ascension to the WTO,[1]  have led to the promise of the further opening of its markets – entering into serious dialogues with foreign companies and establishing conditions for business cooperation in…

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The Future of Biotech in China

The Future of Biotech in China Will China Overcome Its Barriers?   Recent trends in the pharmaceutical industry show an increase in the development and manufacturing of biological products. Although bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing has been greatly facilitated by the development of new technologies, difficulties persist in regulating biological products manufactured in different facilities, particularly ones at…

Clinical Trials

Patient Recruitment in Clinical Trials

Patient Recruitment in Clinical Trials Highly successful patient recruitment and lower costs in many countries have spurred the surge in globalization of clinical trials. Increasingly, international clinical trials are conducted in developing regions including several countries in Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), and Asia. Patient recruitment rates depend on a variety of factors,…

The Missing Minorities in the US

The Missing Minorities   The missing minorities or the inadequate representation of ethnic and racial minority groups in clinical trials taking place in the United States is currently of great concern. Although minority groups should not carry an unfair burden in clinical research, they also should not be excluded from participation in clinical trials.1 Research…

Global Clinical Trials

Global Clinical Trials: Language & Culture

Global Clinical Trials: Language & Culture By Karen Politis Virk, MS   Many emerging countries, such as India, China, Mexico, Brazil, and Russia, are rapidly becoming prominent outsourcing locations for clinical research. A wider availability of patients, low operational costs and positive patient attitudes towards global clinical trials has driven this trend. These developments have…