Roche NZ Clinical Trials
Roche is a leading investor in clinical trials research here in NZ. At any one time, over 40 Roche clinical trials are running in New Zealand. Our trials cover a range of diseases such as cancer (various solid tumour types and cancers of the blood), multiple sclerosis, haemophilia, and asthma and other diseases of the lung.
Aside from advancing medical knowledge towards the discovery of new treatments, clinical trials bring many benefits to patients and healthcare professionals. Many New Zealanders are participating in Roche clinical trials, benefits of which may include:
All clinical trials involve potential ethical issues and risks. Here at Roche, we work closely with New Zealand’s ethical and regulatory bodies to manage these risks and the potential impact on patients. For further information and in order to understand the principles by which we are bound, please visit our Global Clinical Trials website.