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Contract Research Organization (CRO) 

A Dictionary of Epidemiology

Miquel Porta

An organization that provides support to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries in the form of research services outsourced to the CRO on a contract basis. It may provide services such as biopharmaceutical development, biologic assay development, preclinical and clinical research, and pharmacovigilance.... ...

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