About Us

LDMS is developed and maintained by Frontier Science.

Frontier Science is a not-for-profit corporation that is known internationally as a highly capable data management and statistical center, collaborating with research networks, pharmaceutical companies and others in the design, conduct and execution of clinical trials and long-term observation studies.

Frontier Science has 320 biostatisticians, technicians and support staff in five locations in the United States, Greece and Scotland.

What We Do


Our statisticians in the United States and Europe are experienced in all aspects of clinical trials, from the design of proposed trials through final analysis and reporting. We also provide independent statistical support to IDMCs.

Data Management

Frontier Science has an experienced staff of data managers who work closely with study teams and oversee data management activities. Our data managers develop forms, monitor data acquisition and ensure high quality in the resulting data.


We provide the following services within the realm of clinical studies:

  • Software for study registration and data collection, management, and reporting
  • LDMS, a laboratory information system for medical research
  • Web development and maintenance
  • Education and training

Quick Facts

Boston, MA
Five offices in the US, Greece, and Scotland
NIH, research networks, and pharmaceutical companies
Have collaborated on approximately 1,200 clinical and observational studies over the past four decades
To collaborate with investigators and sponsors to conduct scientifically meaningful high-quality clinical trials, while advancing the application of statistical science and practice and data management techniques in science, health care and education.