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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.

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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ISOLDA aims at the development of improved vaccines against viral infections for older adults

The EU Research and Innovation programme HORIZON 2020 has awarded a contract worth up to 6 million euro’s to a consortium led by Stiftung Tieraerztliche Hochschule Hannover (TiHo), aimed at developing improved vaccines against viral infections for older adults. The average age of citizens of the European Union (EU) is increasing, with currently 20% aged over 65. Ageing is one...
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CEPI awards contract worth up to US$12.5 million to consortium led by Wageningen Bioveterinary Research to develop a human vaccine against Rift Valley fever

Wageningen Bioveterinary Research (WBVR), part of Wageningen University & Research, and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) have announced a new partnering agreement. With support from the European Union’s (EU’s) Horizon 2020 programme, CEPI will provide up to US$12.5 million for vaccine manufacturing, preclinical research, and a phase 1 study to assess the safety, tolerability, and immunogenicity of a...
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Product Development and Clinical Investigation of a MERS-CoV Vaccine based on highly efficient scalable recombinant MVA technology

CEPI awarded a program which is aimed at the manufacturing and stockpiling of clinical supplies of MVA-MERS-S and the concomitant clinical development to a stage where outbreak deployment readiness is demonstrated. As such the project targets the outbreak preparedness for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), which is under WHO public health surveillance. Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) is...
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