03-Mar-2015 - VWR has expanded its distribution deal with industrial enzymes firm New England Biolabs (NEB) in its latest biopharma-focused move.
02-Mar-2015 - Clinical supply company Catalent has expanded its European facilities, citing growing demand for cold-chain and highly potent products.
25-Feb-2015 - Apax Partners says workers' unions have backed its plan to buy a controlling stake in chemical distributor Azelis from fellow private equity firm 3i.
23-Feb-2015 - Synexus has been bought by its management in a private equity backed deal that sees Lyceum Capital relinquish control of the trial recruitment specialist.
20-Feb-2015 - In another sign that mobile health technology is beginning to take off, cloud-based solution provider Medidata is collaborating with Garmin to integrate its vívofit activity tracker with the Medidata Clinical...
18-Feb-2015 - SGS will soon be able to test up to 30 batches of amino acids for impurities per month after adding new analytical methods to those offered at its laboratory in...
18-Feb-2015 - CRO Theorem Clinical Research and service provider Biomedical Systems have formed a strategic partnership to expand the type of services available to their clients worldwide.
12-Feb-2015 - Clinigen has initiated an international global access program for AstraZeneca’s investigational antibiotic, CAZ-AVI (ceftazidame-avibactam).
11-Feb-2015 - The NFL (National Football League) may be getting more serious about its players’ health as it recently signed a five-year agreement with Quintiles to continue and expand upon its Injury...
10-Feb-2015 - Danish diabetes specialist Novo Nordisk plans to float its IT services business NNIT on the NASDAQ exchanged in Copenhagan.
09-Feb-2015 - CRO partnerships almost doubled last year for cloud-based data firm Medidata, which reported total revenues up 21% on 2013.
04-Feb-2015 - Belgian medical device CRO genae associates has acquired e-novex, a provider of electronic data tools for medical research.
03-Feb-2015 - Public CRO Icon ($ICLR) has agreed to acquire scientific communications and market access firm MediMedia Pharma Solutions for $120m (€106m) in cash.
30-Jan-2015 - While Icon is adding 200 new jobs at a new innovation center in Ireland, PPD is looking to double its packaging warehousing capabilities and quadruple its distribution services on the island.
29-Jan-2015 - New hepatitis C drugs produced by Gilead, Janssen and AbbVie contributed to a first quarter spike in revenue for AmeriSourceBergen’s Pharmaceutical Distribution business.
29-Jan-2015 - Google and Biogen Idec are teaming up to crack multiple sclerosis, the latest crossover between pharma and the wearables world.
28-Jan-2015 - US Pharma firms are prepared for delays in the supply chain caused by Winter Storm Juno thanks to advanced planning and backup generators, says a logistics expert.
27-Jan-2015 - Sales of consumables and analytical tools grew 20% in India in 2014 due to demand from generic drugmakers, says Waters Corporation.
26-Jan-2015 - Computer-based drug modelling is moving from a discovery aid to a clinical tool accepted by regulators, according to pharmacokinetics experts.
23-Jan-2015 - Biotec Services International, daughter company of clinical trial suppliers Packaging Coordinators Inc (PCI), has expanded its cold-chain storage and distribution capacity in response to client demand for a “one-stop shop”.
22-Jan-2015 - Draft guidance distinguishing wearable medical devices from ‘general wellness’ devices could slow pharma’s adoption of such data in the short-term, according to an analyst.