1 Research in Your Backyard Pharmaceutical Clinical Trials Texas Since 1999, 8,880 clinical trials have been conducted by biopharmaceutical companies in collaboration with research institutions in Texas, and some of them are still underway. Of the 8,880 trials, 4,693 target/targeted the nation s most debilitating chronic diseases asthma, cancer, diabetes, heart disease, mental illness and stroke. Of the 4,693 clinical trials targeting chronic diseases, 921 are still recruiting patients, giving some disease sufferers still looking for treatments that are best for them a viable alternative therapeutic option to consider and discuss with their physicians. Clinical trials account for 45 to 75 percent of the average $1.2 billion cost of developing a new drug and are a good revenue source for local research institutions. Clinical Trials for Top Chronic Diseases Chronic Disease All Clinical Trials Active Clinical Trials Asthma Cancer 2, Diabetes Heart Disease Mental Illness Stroke Total 4, Source: Note: Search criteria = Texas, United States; Phase 0, 1, 2, 3; industry only. Search performed 6/28/2013. Some clinical trials appear in more than one disease category.
2 Clinical trials are being conducted or were conducted in Abilene, Allen, Amarillo, Arlington, Beaumont, Bedford, Bellaire, Boerne, Brownsville, Bryan, Carrollton, Corpus Christi, Corsicana, Dallas, Denton, De Soto, Dickinson, Duncanville, Edinburg, El Paso, Fair Oaks Ranch, Fort Sam Houston, Fort Worth, Friendswood, Galveston, Garland, Georgetown, Gonzales, Grapevine, Greenville, Harlingen, Houston, Humble, Hurst, Irving, Katy, Kerrville, Kingwood, La Porte, Lake Jackson, Laredo, Leander, Lewisville, Live Oak, Livingston, Longview, Lubbock, Lufkin, Marshall, McAllen, McKinney, Mesquite, Midland, Mission, Nassau Bay, New Braunfels, North Richland Hills, Odessa, Paris, Pasadena, Pearland, Plano, Richardson, Richmond, Round Rock, San Antonio, San Marcos, Schertz, Sherman, Southlake, Spring, Sugar Land, Temple, The Woodlands, Tomball, Tyler, Victoria, Waco, Webster, Westlake, Wharton and Wichita Falls. INSTITUTIONS Conducting/Conducted Clinical Trials in TEXAS ASTHMA Alamo Clinical Research Associates, San Antonio Allergy & Asthma Care of Waco, Waco Allergy & Asthma Center of Boerne, Boerne Allergy / Immunology Research Center of North Texas, Dallas Allergy Asthma Research Institute, Waco Breath of Life Research Institute, Katy Central Texas Health Research, New Braunfels Dallas Allergy Immunology Research, Dallas Gastroenterology Consultants, Houston Isis Clinical Research, Austin Live Oak Allergy and Asthma Clinic, Live Oak North Texas Institute for Clinical Trials, Fort Worth Pharmaceutical Research & Consulting, Dallas Pioneer Research Solutions, Houston Quality Assurance Research Center, San Antonio SAM Clinical Research Center, San Antonio Sirius Clinical Research, Austin Southwest Allergy and Asthma Research Center, San Antonio Sylvana Research Associates, San Antonio Tekton Research, Austin TTS Research, Boerne Western Sky Medical Research, El Paso
3 CANCER Advanced Research Network, Houston, Lubbock Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Baylor Research Institute, Dallas Ben Taub Hospital, Houston Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston Cancer Care Centers of South Texas, San Antonio Cancer Center of the High Plains, Amarillo Cancer Therapy and Research Center at University of Texas, San Antonio Central Austin Cancer Center, Austin Central Texas Veterans Healthcare System, Temple Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at Baylor University, Dallas Dallas Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas Don & Sybil Harrington Cancer Center, Amarillo East Texas Hematology Clinic, Lufkin El Paso Cancer Treatment Center-East, El Paso Excel Diagnostics Imaging Clinic, Houston Harry Hines Medical Center, Dallas Joe Arrington Cancer Research and Treatment Center, Lubbock M.D. Anderson Cancer Center at the University of Texas, Houston Marnie McFaddin Ward Cancer Center, Beaumont Mary Crowley Cancer Research Center, Dallas Midland Allison Cancer Center, Midland Oncology Consultants, Houston Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Temple South Texas Accelerated Research Therapeutics, San Antonio South Texas Comprehensive Cancer Centers, Corpus Christi South Texas Oncology and Hematology, San Antonio Southwest Cancer Treatment and Research Center, Lubbock St. Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston Texas Cancer Center at Medical City, Dallas Texas Oncology Cancer Care and Research Center, Waco Texas Oncology, Abilene Texas Oncology, Amarillo Texas Oncology, Austin Texas Oncology, Bedford Texas Oncology, Dallas Texas Oncology, Denton Texas Oncology, El Paso Texas Oncology, Fort Worth Texas Oncology, Garland
4 Texas Oncology, Grapevine Texas Oncology, Lewisville Texas Oncology, McAllen Texas Oncology, Paris Texas Oncology, Plano Texas Oncology, Round Rock Texas Oncology, Sherman Texas Oncology, Tyler Texas Oncology, Waco Texas Oncology-Medical City, Dallas Texas Oncology-Memorial City, Houston Texas Tech University Health Science Center, El Paso Texas Urology Specialists, Tomball The Methodist Hospital, Houston Tyler Cancer Center, Tyler University of Texas Health Science Center Institute for Drug Development, San Antonio University of Texas Health Sciences, San Antonio University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston Urology Associates of North Texas, Arlington Urology Associates of South Texas, McAllen Urology Clinics of North Texas, Dallas DIABETES 3rd Coast Research Associates, Corpus Christi Abbott Clinical Research Group, San Antonio Advances in Health, Houston Arlington Family Research Center, Arlington Austin Retina Associates, Austin Baylor Endocrine Center, Dallas Baylor Eye Physicians and Surgeons, Houston Baylor Research Institute, Dallas Breco Research, Sugarland Centex Research, Houston Cetero Research, San Antonio Complete Family Foot Care, McAllen Covenant Clinical Research, San Antonio Dallas Diabetes and Endocrine Research Center, Dallas Dependable Clinical Research, Houston Diabetech, Dallas
5 DiscoveResearch, Beaumont Endeavor Clinical Trials, San Antonio Excel Clinical Research, Houston Heart Care Center of Northwest Houston, Houston Hill Country Medical Associates, New Braunfels Hillcrest Family Health Center, Waco Houston Neurocare, Houston Humble Cardiology Associates, Humble Innovative Clinical Trials, San Antonio Internal Medicine Clinical Research, Dallas Juno Research, Houston Junoi Sun Research Institute, San Antonio KRK Medical Research, Dallas Lone Star Clinical Research, Houston Lone Star Heart Center, Amarillo Med-Olam Clinical Research, Pasadena Mercury Clinical Research, Houston Methodist Neurological Institute, Houston Millennium Research, Houston Mountain Diabetes & Endocrine Center, Dallas North Hills Medical Research, North Richland Hills Northeast Clinical Research of San Antonio, San Antonio Northwest Houston Heart Center, Houston Padre Coast Medical Associates, Corpus Christi Paragon Research Center, San Antonio Podiatry Associates, San Antonio Protenium Clinical Research, Hurst R/D Clinical Research, Lake Jackson Radiant Research, Dallas Renaissance Clinical Research and Hypertension, Dallas Renal Associates, San Antonio Research Across America, Houston Research Institute of Dallas, Dallas Retina and Vitreous of Texas, Houston Retina Research Center, Austin Retinal Consultants of Houston, Houston Retinal Consultants of San Antonio, San Antonio San Antonio Kidney Disease Center Physicians Group, San Antonio Seton Heart Institute, Austin Sonterra Clinical Research, San Antonio South Hampton Community Hospital, Dallas
6 Southwest Clinical Trials, Houston Southwest Houston Research, Houston T&R Clinic, Fort Worth Tarrant Nephrology Associates, Fort Worth Texas Center for Drug Development, Houston Texas Diabetes and Endocrinology, Austin Texas Diabetes and Endocrinology, Round Rock Texas Diabetes, Austin, El Paso Texas Retina Associates, Dallas Texas Retina Associates, Lubbock The Methodist Hospital, Houston University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston Valley Retina Associates, McAllen Village Family Practice, Houston West Houston Clinical Research, Houston HEART DISEASE 3rd Coast Research Associates, Corpus Christi Advances in Health, Houston Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital, Dallas Baylor Research Institute, Plano Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas Cardiology Associates of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi Cardiovascular Associates of East Texas, Tyler Cardiology Center of Amarillo, Amarillo Clinical Trial Network, Houston Dallas VA Medical Center, Dallas DiscoveResearch, Beaumont East Texas Cardiology, Houston Gamma Medical Research, Mission Heart Hospital of Austin, Austin Hillcrest Family Health Center, Waco Humble Cardiology Associates, Humble Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital at Baylor, Dallas Katy Cardiology Associates, Katy Leachman Cardiology, Houston Lone Star Heart Center, Amarillo Medical City Dallas, Dallas Memorial Hermann, Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center at Methodist Hospital, Houston
7 Methodist Health Systems, San Antonio NECRSA, Schertz North Dallas Research Associates, McKinney North Texas Healthcare System, Department of Veteran s Affairs, Dallas Northwest Houston Heart Center, Tomball Padre Coast Medical Associates, Corpus Christi Protenium Clinical Research, Hurst R/D Clinical Research, Lake Jackson Radiant Research, Dallas Radiant Research, San Antonio Research Institute of Dallas, Dallas San Antonio Endovascular and Heart Institute, San Antonio Scott & White Memorial Hospital, Temple Sonterra Clinical Research, San Antonio South Texas Cardiovascular Consultants, San Antonio Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Research Foundation, Austin Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston The Cardiology Center of Amarillo, Amarillo The Heart Center of Northwest Houston, Houston The Heart Hospital Baylor, Plano The Medical Center of Plano, Plano Tyler Cardiovascular Consultants, Tyler University Medical Center at Brackenridge, Austin University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston Veterans Affairs North Texas Health Care Systems, Dallas Victoria Heart and Vascular Center, Victoria West Houston Area Clinical Trial Consultants, Houston MENTAL ILLNESS Bay Area Clinical Services, Friendswood Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Bayou City Research, Houston Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston CEDRA Clinical Research, San Antonio Claghorn-Lesem Research Clinic, Houston Clinical Trials of Texas, San Antonio Community Clinical Research, Austin Family Psychiatry of the Woodlands, The Woodlands
8 Future Search Trials of Dallas, Dallas FutureSearch Clinical Trials, Austin Grayline Clinical Drug Trials, Wichita Falls Harry Croft and Associates, San Antonio Houston Clinical Trials, Houston Houston Sleep Center, Houston InSite Clinical Research, DeSoto Integra Clinical Research, San Antonio KRK Medical Research, Dallas Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston Paragon Research Center, San Antonio Pillar Clinical Research, Dallas R/D Clinical Research, Lake Jackson Red Oak Psychiatry Associates, Houston Research Across America, Dallas San Antonio Psychiatric Research Center, San Antonio Senior Adults Specialty Research, Austin Sleep Medicine Associates of Texas, Dallas South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio Texas Neurology, Dallas University Hills Clinical Research, Irving University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio Westex Clinical Investigations, Lubbock Wharton Research Center, Wharton STROKE Baylor Research Institute, Dallas Dallas Veterans Administration Medical Center, Dallas Heart Hospital of Austin, Austin Methodist Neurological Institute, Houston Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Dallas St. Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston The Methodist Hospital, Houston University Medical Center at Brackenridge, Austin University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston University of Texas Medical School, Houston