ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

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Assurance

A formal written, binding commitment that is submitted to a federal agency in which an institution promises to comply with regulations governing the protection of human subjects in research. Assurance is the word used in the Federal Policy.

See also: Common Rule

Assurance

A renewable permit granted by the federal government to an institution or research center to conduct clinical trials.

Publication Source: Committees on Human Research

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