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MilliporeSigma to speed up production of Acticor’s antibody against stroke

07-Dec-2016 - Acticor Biotech has made a deal with Merck KGaA’s CMO MilliporeSigma to use its Provantage End-to-End services to make its anti-thrombotic antibody fragment ACT-017 for stroke.

Almac, inVentiv announce strategic partnership

07-Dec-2016 - Almac Clinical Technologies, part of the Almac Group, has announced a strategic partnership with the contract research organization (CRO) inVentiv Health.

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Breckenridge secures marketing agreement with Gland Pharma for 7 injectables

06-Dec-2016 - Breckenridge Pharmaceutical has entered into a multi-product marketing agreement with development and manufacturing partner Gland Pharma Limited for seven injectable products.

CRF Health: Romania investment part of growth strategy

05-Dec-2016 - CRF Health is investing in a new office location and workforce in Romania as it continues to expand its product and service portfolio.

'SkunkWeeks' venture seeks to speed time to market

30-Nov-2016 - IDEA Pharma and Mass Innovation Labs have announced a new collaboration aimed at changing the way the pharma industry approaches innovation.

Cold chain challenges evolving with industry, Cryoport

23-Nov-2016 - While the temperature is dropping outside, keeping clinical trial therapeutics and biospecimens at the right temperature during transportation is a challenge year-round.

Medidata introduces eConnect partner program

21-Nov-2016 - The new eConnect program enables integration of physician systems to clinical research and has the potential to improve data quality, decrease site visits, and expedite payment, says Medidata’s president.

Bracket acquires clinical supplies software provider CLINapps

21-Nov-2016 - Bracket has announced the strategic acquisition of CLINapps as it focuses on the “tremendous opportunities” to make the clinical supply chain more efficient.

Parexel launches IDMP-focused solution ahead of new regulations

17-Nov-2016 - Parexel has launched an Identification of Medicinal Products (IDMP)-focused solution to help biopharmaceutical companies meet impending regulatory requirements.

World Courier launches 'Cocoon' for temperature-controlled shipping

11-Nov-2016 - The new packaging solution is the first innovation to emerge from World Courier's Climate Optimization Research & Engineering (CORE) Labs, which it launched in 2015.

The challenges and benefits of financial transparency in clinical trials

10-Nov-2016 - The push for transparency in clinical trials continues as the industry takes a closer look at its finances.

Marken to be acquired by UPS

07-Nov-2016 - UPS has entered into an agreement to acquire Marken as both companies look to augment their global healthcare logistics solutions.

RBM provider launches data quality oversight service for inspection readiness

07-Nov-2016 - CluePoints has launched a new solution to help support clinical data quality improvement as the industry looks to mitigate fraud – both unintentional and malicious.

Exco InTouch granted patent for mobile health solutions

03-Nov-2016 - Exco InTouch has been granted a US patent for to its mobile health solutions, as the company works to establish its “leadership in the digital health field.”

Agilent developing new applications for mass spectrometry system

01-Nov-2016 - Agilent Technologies has contracted the original creators of its RapidFire 365 High-throughput Mass Spectrometry System to further develop new applications.

Q2 Solutions: CDx strategy to improve sponsor success

01-Nov-2016 - The global clinical trials laboratory services organization, Q2 Solutions , is expanding its genomic companion diagnostics (CDx) capabilities through a new collaboration.

eTMF market to grow sizably over next three years, ISR reports

27-Oct-2016 - The adoption of eTMF solutions is accelerating – with more than 50% of investigative sites expected to have access to a sponsor/CRO eTMF application within three years.

Veeva expands clinical solution offerings, hires former PPD VP

25-Oct-2016 - Veeva has announced two new products and a series of new hires across its product management team after nearly doubling its customers over the past year.

How can patient-generated health data be best delivered?

20-Oct-2016 - Validic and Sutter Health are collaborating on a federal pilot project that seeks to determine how patient-generated health data can be best delivered to researchers.

Agility Clinical going paperless with TransPerfect

18-Oct-2016 - TransPerfect Life Sciences has announced that Agility Clinical has implemented Trial Interactive as its electronic Trial Master File (eTMF).

Thermo Fisher clinical services facility in South Korea to support global trials

12-Oct-2016 - South Korea is leading emerging nations in clinical trial research in Asia, with the second highest number of approval clinical trial sites globally, according to Thermo Fisher.

Parexel launches 'Active Tracking' service

10-Oct-2016 - Parexel’s Active Tracking service monitors and manages temperature-controlled medical products from the company’s central distribution centers to clinical trial sites.

Facing the 'war on talent' at the university level

05-Oct-2016 - Medidata is partnering at the university level in order to educate the next generation  of clinical researchers – as "the 'war on talent' is real," says company president....

Bracket natively integrates precision block technology: how does it work?

28-Sep-2016 - Bracket has randomized its first patient using Precision Block Design (PBD) technology integrated in its clinical IRT platform.

Marken collaborates with eLabeling organization

28-Sep-2016 - Per the collaboration, Marken’s worldwide depot network will provide the infrastructure needed for Faubel to deliver its smart label technology across the clinical trials supply chain.

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