News & Events


MAR / 2022

Global Coordinating Center for Late Phase Covid-19 Trials

Symyoo was designated as a global coordinating center to run late phase multinational clinical trials for Covid-19 medication development. The trials are conducted widely across Korea and European countrie. Symyoo understands well that the trial operations should be very specific to the risk and complexity of each region/country where the trials are conducted.


NOV / 2021

SYMYOO America, Inc. Established

Established Symyoo America, Inc. in order to provide global trial consulting services for the Korean pharmaceutical, biotechnology and life-science companies wishing to enter the global market.


NOV / 2019

Korea CDISC Coordinating Committee (K3C), CDISC/SDTM Industry Partner

Symyoo participated in Korea CDISC Coordinating Committee (K3C) and achieved CDISC/SCDM industry partnership, which is granted to a company having comprehensive data management capability for clinical research.


MAR / 2019

IWRS, RBM Integration into SYMYOO EDC, SYNeRA™

Symyoo EDC system, SYNeRA™, expanded its functionalities by integrating new modules, including IWRS (Interactive Web-based Randomization System), IP Accountability (Investigational Product Tracking and Management System), and RBM (Risk-Based Monitoring System). Symyoo IWRS can handle various randomization algorithms from simple purmuted block randomization to very complex covariate adaptive randomization (biased coin, minimum sufficient).


NOV / 2018

150+ Trials and 30th Oncology Trial on SYMYOO's 9th Anniversary

Conducted more than 150 clinical studies, including 30 oncology trials over 9 years since its foundation in 2009. Symyoo had been coordinating and collaborating with various


FEB / 2016

Introducing SYMYOO EDC, SYNeRA™

Launched Symyoo EDC system, SYNeRA™ for clinical research data collection and management. Symyoo SMART TRIALS research center continues to develop and expand SYNeRA™ functionalities into a web-based Comprehensive Clinical Trial Management System.


OCT / 2015

Partnership with KU Anam Hospital

Began research collaboration with Global Clinical Trial Center of Anam Hospital, Korea University Medical Center


SEP / 2014

Korea CRO Association Member

Qualified for full membership in Korea Clinical Trial CRO Association.


JUL / 2014

SMART TRIALS Research Center

Established SMART TRIALS center to research and faciliate new IT technologies for tomorrow's medicines. Symyoo reorganized data management and biostatistics team to offer broader data management services.


SEP / 2013

Partnership with Inje Clinical Trial Center

Partnership contract with Clinical Trial Center of Baek University Hospital, Inje University


NOV / 2012

First Global Phase III Trial as Coordinating Center

Symyoo was designated as the Korea coordinating center to run a multinational phase III clinical trial, which was the first NIH/NINDS study (ATACH 2: Antihypertensive Treatment of Acute Cerebral Hemorrhage II) operated in South Korea. The sponsor audit was also conducted to evaluate trial conduct and compliance with the protocol and SOPs without finding any issue when the trial was successfully completed in 2015.


MAR / 2010

First Phase III Pivotal Trial

Symyoo expanded its business into a full scope CRO and began to operate a first phase III trial for permature ejaculation study.


NOV / 2009

SYMYOO Founded

Dongjin Yoo, CEO & MD, founded a CRO to help K-Bio industry's clinical development after his successful journey as a CEO and medical director of many global pharmaceuticals and bio startups.