Cypress, CA / March 2, 2007 / – West Coast Clinical Trials, LLC (WCCT) is pleased to announce the opening of its newest Phase I Research facility in Cypress, CA. The Cypress site is a state-of-the-art, 30,000 square foot, overnight facility with a capacity of 120-beds. A second Phase I site, located in nearby Costa Mesa, CA, has an overflow capacity of 72-beds. The Cypress facility also has an additional 40,000 square feet for potential expansion of additional Phase I pods.
“We are very excited about our newest Phase I research facility,” says Dr. Kenneth Kim, CEO and founder. “Our new facility will allow us to better serve our patients, sponsors and the community.” “We paid close attention to detail while designing the Cypress facility so that our clients, study participants, and staff will find the environment enjoyable and pleasant,” says Gary Slizgi, VP, Business Development & Strategy. “We are looking forward to our pharmaceutical sponsors visiting our new Cypress Phase I research facility.”
WCCT will be participating in the ASCPT 2007 Annual meeting located at the Anaheim Marriot Hotel. We will be providing free transportation to/from WCCT from the Anaheim Marriot beginning Tuesday, March 20 thru Saturday, March 24, 2007. For interested sponsors that would like to tour our site during their visit to Southern California, please contact Andrea Newsom at (562) 756-8657 to schedule an appointment.
About West Coast Clinical Trials, LLC
WCCT is a full service, Phase I CRO, with an active adult and pediatric unit specializing in Asthma, Allergy, Hypertension, Diabetes, COPD, GI, Nephrology, and other therapeutic specialties. Our specialties lie in not only performing healthy volunteer studies, but special population studies as well. In addition, WCCT can perform thorough QTc studies, Telemetry, Platelet Aggregometry, Sleep (PSG), and ethnicity studies including Japanese-Bridging.
WCCT has a proven track record with several of the major pharmaceutical companies including, but not limited to, Merck, Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Sanofi-Aventis, Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline. Over the last 9 years, WCCT has conducted hundreds of clinical studies involving thousands of patients for nationally recognized pharmaceutical companies.
WCCT is dedicated to providing excellent customer service to our sponsors, patients, and the community. Our mission is to uphold our high standards of conducting quality research while still a high level of care to our patients. Our focus is to be the center of excellence for bridging medical research into new therapies that benefit lives.
For more information, please visit www.wcct.com.
West Coast Clinical Trials, LLC
5630 Cerritos Ave.
Cypress, CA 90630 USA
Phone: (714) 252-0700