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Placing quality and innovation at the heart of drug development

03-May-2016 - Next week, sponsors and CROs will gather in Princeton, New Jersey to discuss how integrating quality, innovation and collaboration can transform the clinical trial process, bringing medicines to patients in...

Quintiles, IMS Health merge

03-May-2016 - Quintiles and IMS Health have merged to form Quintiles IMS Holdings, effectively creating one of the world’s largest healthcare information portfolios.

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Pall: Bioprocessing's future is made of virtual reality

27-Apr-2016 - Pall Corporation has embraced a virtual reality platform to showcase some of its bioprocessing systems at industry shows.

Clinerion patient recruitment system selected as official service for ICN members

20-Apr-2016 - The International Clinical Trial Center Network (ICN) adopts Clinerion's patient recruitment system as an official service to help its members speed trail startup.

Pace of change in CRO industry increasing, says ISR

19-Apr-2016 - More funding from capital investments and higher outsourcing levels are increasing the pace of change in the CRO industry, says ISR president. 

Evotec has been contracted to manage candidate APIs by Pierre Fabre

19-Apr-2016 - Evotec has been hired to manage candidate drug compounds by French privately-owned pharmaceutical firm Pierre Fabre.

Celgene to commercialize Juno CD19 program

12-Apr-2016 - Celgene has exercised its option to develop and commercialize therapeutic antibody candidates that target CD19 - a protein found on cancerous B cells - in a deal with Juno therapeutics....

INC Research focusing on patient awareness with strategic collaboration

07-Apr-2016 - The “first of its kind” partnership highlights the importance of clinical trial awareness and the role patients play in trials’ success.

QPS collaborates to advance biologics bioanalysis solution

07-Apr-2016 - The new collaboration aims to advance a workflow solution for biologics quantification.

Charles River files with SEC as WIL Research acquisition is finalized

06-Apr-2016 - Charles River Laboratories has completed its previously announced acquisition of WIL Research for approximately $585m in cash.

Quintiles talks digital tech, patient centricity, practicality

06-Apr-2016 - Digital health is continuing to play an influential role in the future of clinical research, but progression should be balanced with practicality, says Quintiles.

Medidata acquires medical imaging company

05-Apr-2016 - The acquisition of a medical imaging company builds on Medidata’s clinical trial process portfolio as it prepares for an increased need for imaging data in clinical trials.

GE and Zenith collaborate on bioprocessing automation

05-Apr-2016 - GE has teamed up with Zenith Technologies to implement automation across its single-use and modular bioprocessing technologies.

'Paradigm shift needed' in trial site selection process

31-Mar-2016 - goBalto has launched a trial site scoring system it claims will improve site selection by taking a data-driven approach.

IMCD opens Japan office

31-Mar-2016 - IMCD has opened a sales office in Japan citing growing demand for pharmaceutical fine chemicals and food ingredients.

GE Healthcare launches Turkey-based R&D lab as economy booms

30-Mar-2016 - As Turkey becomes one of the world’s fastest growing economies, GE Healthcare launches collaborative research scheme to support Turkish biopharmaceutical industry.

AI solution redacts 'hundreds of studies per day,' Synchrogenix President

30-Mar-2016 - A new artificial intelligence-enabled solution redacts confidential information from clinical study reports with 99% accuracy in preparation for publication.

BioClinica expands eHealth leadership team

30-Mar-2016 - BioClinica is expanding its eHealth Solutions to support futher growth with the announcement two global executive-level additions.

CRO PVR Technologies acquired by enterprise IT company

29-Mar-2016 - ALTEN Calsoft Labs, an enterprise IT and product engineering company, has acquired the US-based CRO services company, PVR Technologies.

BioOutsource announces new assays for three biologics

23-Mar-2016 - Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB), a supplier for the biopharmaceutical industry, has announced new, ready-to-use assays for testing biosimilars.

Evotec forms spin-off company to treat immunological disorders

22-Mar-2016 - Evotec AG has formed a spin-off company that will focus on nanoparticle-based therapeutics to treat immunological disorders.

UK CRO BioPharmaSpec eyes growth in India and Asia-Pacific

21-Mar-2016 - BioPharmaSpec has set up business development teams for the Indian and Asia-Pacific markets and predicted increased demand for biosimilar characterisation services.

Zenith and SEA Vision partner to offer track-and-trace service

21-Mar-2016 - Zenith Technologies and SEA Vision have teamed up to offer drugmakers a service they say will bring “seamless compliance” to upcoming serialisation regulations.

Affymetrix rejects Origin offer and backs Thermo Fisher merger

21-Mar-2016 - Affymetrix has rejected a $1.5bn rival bid and said it prefers to merge with Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Miltenyi Biotec to help GSK automate R&D cell therapy production

17-Mar-2016 - GSK has called on German processing technology firm Miltenyi Biotec to help it automate its cell therapy manufacturing operations.

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