Automated test execution tools can be used to improve efficiency and effectiveness. Like other software, test automation software may be standard, configurable, or custom, and should be specified and verified appropriately based on an assessment of risk; however, auditors frequently note that GxP software developers do not assess these tools […]
After the selection of a vendor, appropriate contracts should be put in place prior to the commencement of work. Contracts should clearly detail the delegated tasks, duties and functions between the parties, and the required standards of service.
Based on recent inspection findings, the GCP Inspectors Working Group (IWG) and the Committee for Medicinal Products For Human Use (CHMP) recognize the need to emphasize requirements for sponsors/vendors providing computerised systems or services as well as for the qualification and validation of computerised systems used to manage clinical trial […]