06-Oct-2015 - Evotec has been hired to manage candidate drug compounds by the US National Cancer Institute (NCI) under an agreement the CRO hopes will help it win further contracts.
02-Oct-2015 - Sterigenics will triple gamma sterilisation capacity at a site in Arkansas on the back of strong demand from pharmaceutical and medical device customers.
01-Oct-2015 - Medical affairs and post-market research are fast growing opportunities for CROs according to observers who say drug companies are starting to outsource more late-phase and post approval work.
01-Oct-2015 - Do API firms adore android? Do ocular drug developers’ eyes light up when they think of iOS?
30-Sep-2015 - Teva has acquired Gecko Health Innovations, adding an inhaler app it says can help patients manage asthma and COPD.
25-Sep-2015 - Yusen Logistics has opened a 1,200m2 facility at Amsterdam airport to service its pharma customers GDP needs.
24-Sep-2015 - Intertek has added 10,000 ft² of bioanalytical laboratory space through a new UK facility, the second to be opened this year.
21-Sep-2015 - Bioclinica has acquired pharmacovigilance and regulatory tech firm Synowledge.
21-Sep-2015 - Lonza has expended its stem cell portfolio to offer hMSCs for translational and cell therapy research.
18-Sep-2015 - UDG Healthcare is selling its United Drug Supply Chain Services to distribution giant McKesson for €407.5m ($466.5m).
18-Sep-2015 - More evidence of sponsor demand for direct-to-patient (DTP) services with Marken announcing an expansion of its deal with GlobalCare Clinical Trials just a week after rival Almac launched its to-the-door...
17-Sep-2015 - UK-based Clinigen and US-based Cumberland Pharmaceuticals have struck a deal to market each others products outside their respective countries.
16-Sep-2015 - Illegal internet pharmacies and a desire for cheaper meds mean fake drugs are a problem even in smaller pharmaceutical markets say Estonian regulators.
15-Sep-2015 - A favourable regulatory environment encouraged by the 21st Century Cures Act will help drive CRO demand for Medidata’s cloud-based technologies, according to a Citi analyst.
11-Sep-2015 - IBM Watson Health has struck deals with pharma company Teva and contract research organisation Icon to use its big data cloud tech to improve clinical trials and drug development.
10-Sep-2015 - A New Jersey facility has been upgraded to Biosafety Level 2, allowing SGS Life Sciences to offer customers analytical testing of hazardous organisms.
09-Sep-2015 - Horizon Discovery, a UK CRO, will license its cell lines to Abcam for use validating antibodies for up to $3m.
31-Aug-2015 - Clinical trial operators are slowly converting to electronic Trial Master Files (eTMFs) but almost a third still rely on paper to manage data, according to cloud-based software provider Veeva.
28-Aug-2015 - A drugmaker trialling an autoimmune disease treatment in the UK has been cleared to use electronic informed consent by the National Health Service (NHS).
26-Aug-2015 - Pharma firms developing inhalable drugs often fail to test that their formulations are compatible with their intended delivery devices early enough according to the Intertek team behind research stressing the...
26-Aug-2015 - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has filed a complaint against antibody supplier Santa Cruz Biotechnology for its allegedly poor treatment of animals.