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We are engaged in multiple public, private, and academic clinical projects on a daily basis, contributing to the development of innovative medical solutions to those in need. Here, we publish news and highlights of our projects and activities, offering you an up-to-date perspective on our company.

LARISSA consortium reaches milestone: Novel Rift Valley fever vaccine dosed in Phase I human trial

The first healthy volunteer was dosed with hRVFV-4s, a novel live-attenuated Rift Valley fever vaccine. A clinical trial, run by the LARISSA[1] consortium and which started this week, will assess the safety, tolerability and immunogenicity of the vaccine candidate. “We are very proud and excited to have reached this milestone,” says Carine Punt, CEO of WUR Spin-out BunyaVax, the company...
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First clinical trial authorisation under ECTR is a fact

The clinical trial application of the LARISSA study is the first application submitted successfully by CR2O under the new European Clinical Trial Regulation (ECTR). The ECTR is the new regulation for receiving ethical and regulatory approval in the European Union and European Economic Area by using the Clinical Trial Information System (CTIS) centralized portal to submit clinical trial applications. LARISSA...
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Freya Pharma Solutions to start pivotal Phase III study with CR2O as clinical operational partner

Freya Pharma Solutions, a late clinical stage company focusing on the development of effective pharmaceutical therapies for women who have been diagnosed with Female Sexual Interest/Arousal Disorder (FSIAD). Freya Pharma Solutions plans to conduct the pivotal Phase III clinical trial with its therapy Lybrido in 516 patients across Europe to confirm the efficacy of Lybrido in women suffering from female...
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Citryll to start first-in-human studies with CR2O as clinical operations partner

Citryll has planned the start of first in human studies for its development candidate CIT-013 for July 2021. CR2O is proud to be a part of Citryll’s exiting journey offering their services and operational expertise in early clinical development. Citryll is a private pharmaceutical company based in Oss, the Netherlands that is dedicated to the development and commercialization of therapeutics...
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CR2O to manage First-in-Human trial with Dyadic’s SARS-CoV-2-S-RBD vaccine candidate DYAI-100

CR2O is proud to announce today it will manage and further support the clinical and preclinical development of DYAI-100, Dyadic’s C1 produced SARS-CoV-2-S-RBD vaccine candidate. The first-in-human trial with DYAI-100 is expected to begin in H2 2021.  Dyadic International Inc., a global biotechnology company focused on further improving, applying and deploying its proprietary C1-cell protein production platform to accelerate development,...
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CR2O profiled in Biotech NEWS and Life Sciences

Dutch industry magazine Biotech NEWS and Life Sciences has profiled CR2O in their 2020 Winter edition. Biotech NEWS and Life Sciences is a national magazine reporting on trends and news within health and life sciences in The Netherlands. During the interview with CR2O, management team members Cari, Ellemieke, and Nick explain how CR2O has seen considerable growth over the past years, and...
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H2020 awards contract to ENDFLU, CR2O coordinated vaccine trial

The EU Research and Innovation programme HORIZON 2020 has awarded a contract to a consortium that aims towards a next generation influenza vaccine to protect citizens worldwide (an EU-India collaboration). The ENDFLU consortium gathers seven European partners from five countries (NL, DE, BE, SE and CH) and seven Indian partners. As one of the partners CR2O BV will coordinate the...
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GLORIA aims to prove chronic low dose glucocorticoids are highly effective and safe in elderly patients

The EU Research and Innovation programme HORIZON 2020 has awarded contract worth up to 6 million euro’s to consortium led by Amsterdam Medical Center under grant agreement No 634886. GLORIA aims to prove that the addition of chronic low dose glucocorticoids (GC) to current antirheumatic therapy is highly cost-effective and safe in elderly patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). RA is...
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H2020 awards contract to develop a monoclonal antibody against COVID-19

The EU Research and Innovation programme HORIZON 2020 has awarded a contract worth up to 3 million euro’s to a European consortium led by ErasmusMC in collaboration with Harbour Antibodies BV to develop a monoclonal antibody against SARS-CoV 2. This project “MANCO” aims at the development of contributing to the rapid international public health preparedness and response against the novel...
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Update COVID-19: Safeguarding health and safety

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, CR2O has adapted its contingency plan aimed to guarantee the safety and well-being of patients, employees, clients and continuity of our services.By following recommendations from Regulatory Authorities (local, EMA and FDA), CR2O continues to focus on patient safety and maintaining compliance with GCP under the current restrictive circumstances.
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