24-Apr-2017 - Medidata is set to acquire Mytrus, Incorporated – adding eConsent and remote monitoring solutions for a "modern trial experience."
24-Apr-2017 - ePatientFinder has signed a two-year agreement with Rep Network through which it will expand clinical trial access across the United States.
20-Apr-2017 - TransCelerate has chosen the Veeva Vault SiteExchange to simplify investigative site collaboration as part of its Shared Investigator Platform Initiative.
18-Apr-2017 - The rate of false positives in clinical trials should be set higher for certain hard-to-treat cancers, suggest researchers.
18-Apr-2017 - Deutsche Post DHL Group’s contract logistics business, DHL Supply Chain, has announced its intention to acquire Brazilian transport service provider Polar Transportes.
13-Apr-2017 - ATLAS Global Compliance is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution that helps clinical trial sponsors to “disclose locally and comply globally,” says TrialScope CEO.
13-Apr-2017 - Clinical SCORE has released “Partner of Choice” as a new means to measure the effectiveness of medical affairs teams.
10-Apr-2017 - Industry leaders gathered at an Emergency Summit Meeting to discuss the implications of Brexit and the future of clinical research in the UK.
10-Apr-2017 - PMG Research will use Devana Solutions cloud-based technology across its clinical research facility network.
06-Apr-2017 - Proposed legislation would enable contract research organizations (CRO) to claim an R&D tax credit – increasing incentive to conduct clinical trials in the US.
06-Apr-2017 - Catalent Pharma Solutions has increased its controlled-temperature storage capabilities as it continues to invest in its clinical supply business.
04-Apr-2017 - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has certified a DHL air freight station in Leipzig, Germany for the cold storage and shipment of APIs and finished pharmaceuticals.
03-Apr-2017 - Sharp Packaging Services has purchased Daiichi Sankyo’s packaging facility in the US and is tripling its UK-based clinical packaging business.
29-Mar-2017 - The inability to identify the best clinical trial sites is a big problem – and one of the major challenges negatively affecting drug pricing and sponsors, says CEO.
27-Mar-2017 - The expanded facility features an additional 4,200 square feet of space to enhance its microbiology, sterility testing, and microbial ID service offerings.
27-Mar-2017 - PCI Clinical Services (PCI) has announced a second 400% increase in cryogenic storage capabilities as it looks to support “considerable growth.”
22-Mar-2017 - Marken has secured two new operating licenses in Argentina, allowing it to provide a full range of logistics services to the country’s clinical trial market.
20-Mar-2017 - DHL Global Forwarding plans to certify seven US stations in the Americas throughout 2017 with the remaining global stations slated for certification by the end of the second quarter.
16-Mar-2017 - The US Justice Department has announced Charles River Laboratories International Inc. will pay the US government $1.8m to settle claims that it violated the False Claims Act.
15-Mar-2017 - Veeva Systems has announced new integration between Salesforce Marketing Cloud and Veeva CRM for increased visibility.
14-Mar-2017 - Last week, President Donald Trump announced Scott Gottlieb as his nomination for the new US FDA commissioner – a candidate that ACRO says, “understands the complexities of drug development.”
13-Mar-2017 - A recent CRO market report from ISR projects increasing outsourcing, though analysts remain less optimistic moving into 2017.
13-Mar-2017 - PCI Pharma Services has tripled its serialization capacity ahead of US DSCSA and EU FMD deadlines with follow-on investments planned to finalize its serialization infrastructure.
13-Mar-2017 - Novartis subsidiary Lek Pharmaceuticals will consolidate its Slovenian logistics and warehousing operations from 10 sites to one.
07-Mar-2017 - High turnover rates among clinical research associates (CRA) continue to plague the industry – and competence and staff engagement are the "crux" of the issue, says IAOCR.