A recent survey suggests that most sponsors are not concerned about CRO margins, which have reached an all-time high.
Most buildings in Taiwan are designed to withstand earthquakes according to Scinopharm, which told us such measures allowed its Tainan plant to survive a quake that felled a neighbouring tower block last week.
Lonza has been contracted to make candidate antibody-based drugs for retinal diseases by California, US biotech Kodiak Sciences.
Genomics England has selected CRO Icon to manage data for what it says is the largest genome sequencing project of its kind for cancer and rare diseases.
Pfizer has announced the executive leadership team for the combined Pfizer and Allergan business, which will be the world’s largest pharma company.
Quanterix claims the updated version of its Simoa immunoassay platform allows biopharma researchers to study diseases in more detail than ever before.