Clinical Research Unit

The San Antonio Clinical Research Unit is a customised site capable of meeting the ever changing requirements for clinical trials The site’s facilities include 120 available beds, pharmacy and drug storage, an on-site PK laboratory, clinical laboratory and a 48-channel Mortara ECG system. Since 2008 the site has conducted more than 360 Phase I studies. Our experienced staff provides expert delivery of services to safely and efficiently manage early-phase studies from Firstin-Human to proof of concept. This includes all services such as an active volunteer database, data collection fully aligned to FDA guidelines, electronic data capture and regulatory approvals.

The unit has 120 Single Beds, with a Private Bath Area in each room. We also have ICU ward with 10 hospital beds, and an on-site pharamacy with National IV Certification. Other features of the unit include:

  • In-house CLIA/COLA certified, clinical laboratory providing hematology, coagulation, platelet aggregation, chemistry, drug testing, urinalysis
  • 48-channel Mortara telemetry, digital multiple/serial central ECGs, continuous 12-lead Holter monitors, core ECG Data Storage - ideal for tQTC studies
  • Pulmonary function
  • Electronic Data Capture (EDC) systems
  • 2 PK processing laboratories with 12 centrifuges on-site and four -70 degree freezers
  • Central IRB
  • Electronic Data Capture (EDC) systems