Clinical Research Platform
The ICORN Research Network is uniquely positioned as the leading platform for HCV clinical research in Ireland given its offering, which includes:
o An existing network of established clinicians treating all patients with HCV infection in the island of Ireland – all clinicians treating HCV are involved in the Network.
o Strong links of the network members to international academic collaborators.
o Investigative sites for international hepatitis C research groups and the pharmaceutical industry involved in clinical research studies.
o Access to >7500 hospital based and >4500 community based patients diagnosed with HCV in Ireland.
o Expertise in clinical research protocol development, analysis, report writing and bio-statistical methods.
o Access to National Clinical Research Facilities in participating sites, the HRB Clinical Trials Facilities.