Posted by on May 19, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Did you know that May 20th is International Clinical Trials Day.  It commemorates the first “clinical trial” by James Lind, a Scottish surgeon in 1747.  In trying to figure out what caused scurvy, a disease characterized by loss of teeth, bleeding gums and hemorrhaging, he conducted experiments.   Twelve men with scurvy were divided into...

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