Total per-study costs by clinical trial phase and therapeutic area

This statistic shows the total per-study costs by clinical trial phase and therapeutic area as of 2014, in million U.S. dollars. The clinical trial phase IV for studies of the respiratory system was the most expensive phase, with a total per-study cost of nearly 73 million U.S. dollars.
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Total per-study costs by clinical trial phase and therapeutic area as of 2014
(in million U.S. dollars)
Therapeutic AreaPhase 1Phase 2Phase 3Phase 4
Anti-Infective4.214.222.811
Cardiovascular2.2725.227.8
Central Nervous System3.913.919.214.1
Dermatology1.88.911.525.2
Endocrine1.412.11726.7
Gastrointestinal2.415.814.521.8
Genitourinary System3.114.617.56.8
Hematology1.719.61527
Immunomodulation6.61611.919.8
Oncology4.511.222.138.9
Opthalmology5.313.830.717.6
Pain and Anesthesia1.41752.932.1
Respiratory System5.212.223.172.9
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