SFRI is a full service Diversity Contract Research Site specializing in Proof of Concept as well as Phase I through IV studies in infection, GI, women’s health, allergy, asthma, ocular,oncology and dermatology utilizing innovative clinical research site and remote processes . SFRI conducts single and multi-center studies and field studies. We have conducted multiple interventional as well as non-interventional drug studies sponsored by the industry as well as the government.


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Covid Study

We are one of the sites currently conducting a clinical trial with Regeneron to better understand the efficacy of REGN-COV2 in treating mild to moderate cases of Covid-19. It has already been approved by the FDA for emergency use and is one of the drugs that Mr. Trump received. This study is in Phase III of research and we are actively enrolling eligible participants.

  • We are looking for patients that tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 3-7 days.
  • The compensation for participation is $3,650 (participants receive half at day 15 of treatment and the rest at day 30).

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Dietary Supplements

SFRI has years of expertise in Dietary supplement trials and has worked with the leading supplement companies in the world. We cater out services per your requirements. We offer a range of services, right from protocol development to statistical analysis and claim substantiation by peer reviewed articles.

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Beauty and Cosmetics

SFRI will work with you to verify the safety and quality of your raw materials. We offer a full spectrum of regulatory, scientific, and testing solutions. We have the expertise and in-house capabilities to perform an array of cosmetic testing utililizing high quality instruments and high-tech softwares. Additionally we provide consultation to understand which tests are required from a regulatory point of view after assessing all desired markets.

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Biospecimen Collection

Access the highest quality human biological materials. SFRI helps facilitate breakthroughs in genetics, drug discovery, biomarker research, and molecular diagnostics by supplying high quality human biospecimens to leading bio-banking companies.

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Clinical Trials

San Francisco Research Institute understands your need to move your product through the development pipeline expediently.  The Phase I – IV clinical trials done at our institute are completed in a timely manner. We work closely with sponsors and CROs to insure the best quality of clinical research.


Safety & Efficacy

Together with our time we provide vast testing services surrounding clinical safety, efficacy (claims substantiation) and research. Testing methodologies include, but are not limited to:

  • Clinical safety – regulated and safe to use product formulas and devices.

  • Clinical efficacy – ensuring that products do what they are designed to do.

  • Clinical research – comparative evaluations, guarantee that a product holds up against competitors or other versions of your formula.

All of these services are provided to sponsors and CROs that partner with SFRI.

Testing Capabilities

We offer a full spectrum of regulatory, scientific, and testing solutions. We have the the expertise and in-house capabilities to perform all requirements for clinical trials. 

  • Standard Clinical Research and Testing

    • Routine type of studies that are Sponsor supported

    • Pharma (OTC and Rx) Studies

    • Dermatology Studies

    • Pharmacokinetics and Bioavailability Studies –Dermal, Oral and IV

    • Bridging Studies

    • Cosmetic –Claims Substantiation & Safety

    • Dietary Supplements

    • Cannabinoids

  • Innovative & Advanced Studies

    • Mechanistic studies

    • Advanced Measurements

    • Studies using Advanced Technology & Skin Imaging

    • Advanced Technology

Multi Speciality

  • Internal Medicine

  • Gastroenterology

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Infectious Disease

  • Cardiology

  • Ophthalmology

  • Dermatology

  • Women’s and Men’s Health

  • Endocrinology: Diabetes & Obesity

  • Hair Treatment & Restoration

  • Pain Management

Management & Consulting

In addition to being a clinical research site we also offer management and monitoring capabilities along with consulting.

  • Clinical Research & Scientific Product Development

  • International Regulatory Compliance & Management

  • Medical Affairs Services

  • Product, process and clinical operations development from concept to commercialization of pharma, medical devices, diabetes devices, wearables) dermatology, beauty, and personal care, dietary supplements,, functional foods, and cannabinoid, clinical testing, regulatory compliance and project management,

  • Design, and substantiate long lasting, and ownable claims,

  • Design and manage development of products for multi ethnic patients and consumers (pharma. devices, skin care, dermatology, and dietary supplements)

  • Develop testing methodologies and claims substantiation methods for health and consumer products for multi ethnic population

  • Recruit Global panels of multiethnic patients and subjects to participate in clinical trials of pharm, consumer products globally