Optimal Research Expands In Austin

Optimal Research, a provider of clinical research sites for the pharmaceuticals, biotech, and medical device industry, said it has set up a new facility in Austin. The company said the facility is located in close proximity to the University of Texas at Austin campus. Optimal Research helps support clinical trials. The company said the expanded Austin site has 30,000 square feet, and capacity to house up to 40 patients for overnight studies. The company has a total of seven sites throughout the country. Optimal Research is headquartered in Rockville, Maryland.