20-Nov-2014 - Clinverse, Intertek and inVentiv are among the pharma services companies announcing new staff this week.
19-Nov-2014 - Medidata has completed a method development project conducted in partnership with GlaxoSmithKline to evaluate the impact of combining mobile health (mHealth) devices with cloud-based technologies in a clinical trial.
12-Nov-2014 - Unilife says its 15 year-wearable injector supply deal with Sanofi is “unprecendented” and could result in over $1bn of sales annually for the delivery device maker.
11-Nov-2014 - Patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collector ERT has acquired eClinical Insights (eCI), a provider of cloud-based clinical trials management software, for an undisclosed sum.
05-Nov-2014 - Analytical and bioanalytical service provider SGS has made significant changes to its global network over the past few months to stay ahead of the competition curve.
04-Nov-2014 - Thermo Fisher Scientific has issued a letter to users of its Kinetica technology software confirming discrepancies in its bioequivalence data.
04-Nov-2014 - Sterigenics International has bought Italian gamma-ray sterilisation firm Gammarad in a deal that comes amid rumors that private equity owner GTCR is looking to offload the Illinois-based contractor.
03-Nov-2014 - Bio-Rad Laboratories, a provider of research and clinical diagnostic products, has paid more than $55m to settle past violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) that occurred from 2005...
03-Nov-2014 - In an Outsourcing-Pharma sporting special, we reveal why GSK will not be at the Rio Olympics, why PPD has renewed its ironman triathlon sponsorship, and what became of BMS' partnership with Lance...
30-Oct-2014 - This week's round-up of who's going places in contract research, manufacturing and services.
30-Oct-2014 - Although the barriers for going paperless are relatively low for CROs, the service providers have yet to fully adopt electronic TMFs (trial master files), a new survey says.
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).