Become a partner


control (group) [ENGLISH]

Participant/group in an experiment to which the factor being tested is not applied, thereby serving as a standard of comparison for evaluating experimental observations as a result of the factor.

kontrollgrupp [SWEDISH]

Den deltagargrupp i en klinisk prövning som endera får overksam behandling eller en för närvarande ordinär behandling. Gruppens resultat jämförs med dem i en grupp som får en ny behandling, till exempel ett nytt läkemedel. Termen gäller också kontrollgruppen i en fall-kontrollundersökning.


Resources and references

Definitions have been translated into the Swedish language from the following sources:

  1. 1. American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Glossary
  2. 2. Clinical Trials Information System
  3. 3. EMA Glossary of Regulatory Terms
  4. 4. EMA Medical Terms simplifier
  5. 5. Glossary of Terms used in EU Clinical Trials Register
  6. 6. Glossary of Terms U.S Food and Drug Administration
  7. 7. National Human Genome Research Institute “Talking Glossary of Genomic and Genetic Terms”
  8. 8. The Glossary for Advanced Therapies Regen. Med. Dec 2020 Vol. 15 No. 12 Suppl. 1
  9. 9. Toolkit For Patient Focused Therapy Development Glossary

Feedback and comments on the word description