The Green Line outlines the processes specific to Industry Initiated Clinical Research that are:

  • Designed, written and initiated by a For-Profit Entity
  • Contracted to ISMMS to conduct
  • The IND/IDE holder (if applicable) is the For-Profit sponsor
  • The for-profit entity is the sponsor and funding source for the study


Use the “Stops” on the Green Line to navigate ISMMS research processes and procedures throughout the research project life cycle.

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