Clinical trials center on Yahoo Health links patients to Acurian's 5,000-trial database under an agreement announced Jan. 16. Deal gives Acurian access to 7.5 mil. monthly Yahoo Health users. Acurian holds contracts with 40 pharmaceutical and biotech companies and links its database of 1.3 mil. patients with 41,000 physician-investigators. The company also holds online agreements with Dr. Koop.com, Medscape and CBS HealthWatch
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