23-Oct-2014 - A process development firm founded by ex-AstraZeneca employees says closure of the drugmaker’s Swedish R&D site gave it technical knowhow and former colleagues as customers.
23-Oct-2014 - The latest faces in drug discovery, CROs, and research charities.
22-Oct-2014 - A bioanalytical consultant has stressed the importance of drug developers testing commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software following the discovery of potential issues with Thermo Scientific’s bioequivalence Kinetica platform.
22-Oct-2014 - As single-use technology replaces traditional stainless steel technology in biomanufacturing, suppliers will own a larger portion of the supply chain, which is creating anxiety for end users such as Pfizer...
20-Oct-2014 - Consolidation in the healthcare logistics industry is inevitable, says PCI as it opens a US storage and distribution facility for clinical trial materials.
16-Oct-2014 - Covance’s collection of drug development data is set to get bigger though a collaboration with Swiss drugmaker Novartis.
13-Oct-2014 - Cipla will sell drugs for Teva Pharmaceutical Industries in South Africa according to a BSE filing submitted late last week.
09-Oct-2014 - Fresh off the near completion of its depot in Sau Paulo, Brazil , Marken has now also completed the construction of another depot in Santiago, Chile, in order to more easily...
09-Oct-2014 - Almac has made a new investment alongside Hapa to expand its UK commercial packaging facility to provide a humidity controlled blister packaging suite, complete with off-line blister printing for two...
06-Oct-2014 - CRO Quintiles is shuttering a medical education office in Hawthorne, NY, in December and will lay off all 27 employees at the office.
02-Oct-2014 - The world is getting larger, at least it is in terms of the pharmaceutical industry, according to execs who cite security concerns when shipping to new markets as the top...
30-Sep-2014 - RSSL (Reading Scientific Service Limited) has invested £1.5m to open a laboratory that will expand operations in pharma and food.
29-Sep-2014 - Fraudsters who hoodwinked Medidata Solutions into transferring $4.8m to an "overseas" account this month did not access customer data says the clinical trial IT firm.
29-Sep-2014 - CRO LabCorp has entered a definitive agreement to acquire LipoScience for $5.25 per share, or about $85.3m (€67.2m).
25-Sep-2014 - The opening of a global IT centre in India will bring services back in-house, but AstraZeneca says it is not changing its outsourcing strategy for R&D and manufacturing.
23-Sep-2014 - PCI has bought packaging and distribution firm Biotec Services International citing demand for cold chain services from a growing injectibles market.
23-Sep-2014 - The Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs today announced that it has accredited three more organizations, including two independent institutional review boards (IRB) in Massachusetts and a...
22-Sep-2014 - The $17bn (€13.2bn) acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich is “not just a milestone but a quantum leap” for Merck KGaA, the firm says.
18-Sep-2014 - Results from the 50 Most Influential People in Vaccines, Aligent changes CEOs, and more...
18-Sep-2014 - Pharma service companies looking to access the growing Philippine and Indonesian markets have been invited to join a Public-Private trade mission by the US Department of Commerce.
17-Sep-2014 - Suppliers Albemarle, Siegfried USA and Johnson Matthey join CROs, CMOs and other leaders of the services sector in New Jersey, US this week to discuss all things outsourcing....
16-Sep-2014 - In a venture with plasma products manufacturer Octapharma, DHL has opened a €3.4m ($4.4m) cold-chain logistics centre in Germany for the pharma and life sciences industries.
16-Sep-2014 - CRO (contract research organization) Parexel International has allowed clinical technology companies CRF Health and Clinical Ink to join its Perceptive Partner Program.
11-Sep-2014 - Cloud-based solution provider Medidata and CRO Icon have launched a joint initiative to bring new efficiency to the administration of electronic patient-reported outcomes (ePROs) in clinical trials.