06-Jul-2015 - The world’s second-largest central lab services company is now operational, with Quintiles and Quest Diagnostics calling their new creation Q2 Solutions.
02-Jul-2015 - UK firm Reach Separations is doubling its lab space as pharma companies call for more chromatography services.
01-Jul-2015 - As the outbreak of Middle East Respiratory System (MERS) slows in South Korea, logistics supplier Marken has been granted government permission to deliver the first direct to patient (DTP) shipments...
30-Jun-2015 - Eurofins has outlined plans to buy Emory Genetics Laboratory in the latest in a series of investments in the contract diagnostics sector.
29-Jun-2015 - The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard is teaming up with Google Genomics to break down technical barriers hindering biomedical research by creating tools to analyze reams of new genomic...
26-Jun-2015 - Contract analytical and bioanalytical service provider SGS Life Science Services has completed construction of its Shanghai, China, cGMP chemistry and biotechnology testing laboratories and will further increase space at its...
23-Jun-2015 - Industry efforts set up a drug database to help Europeans identify fake pharmaceuticals progressed this week after thee software firms signed development deals with project leader, EMVO.
22-Jun-2015 - Eurofins Scientific has announced plans to buy French testing services firm Biomnis in what would be its third investment in the diagnostics space this month.
19-Jun-2015 - Mayr-Melnhof Packaging has bid €80m ($91m) for the carton folding operations of Ileos SA, a private equity owned pharmaceutical and cosmetics packaging sector services firm.
17-Jun-2015 - Aragen Bioscience and Transposagen Biopharmaceuticals have launched a knockout CHO cell line and development services they clam allows for the development of more effective therapeutic mAbs.
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11-Jun-2015 - Plus promotions and hires in outsourced pharma.
09-Jun-2015 - Research and clinical diagnostic tool provider Bio-Techne has agreed to acquire Cliniqa, which specializes in the manufacturing and commercialization of quality controls and calibrators as well as bulk reagents used...
05-Jun-2015 - Intertek will open an immunochemistry lab in Manchester, UK to cater for growing demand for specialised analytical services from biologics and biosimilars developers.
05-Jun-2015 - WuXi NextCODE and Fudan University have partnered to bring WuXi’s population human genomics database system and integrated research and clinical tools to the Fudan-led Collaborative Innovation Center of Genetics and Development...
05-Jun-2015 - Drug and diagnostics company Opko Health will acquire the third largest US-based clinical lab Bio-Reference Laboratories for $1.47bn.
04-Jun-2015 - AmeriSourceBergen will increase its US pharmaceutical distribution network to 28 sites through the construction of three new facilities.
02-Jun-2015 - Veeva Systems’ cloud-based software could be a decisive factor for pharma firms looking to select a CRO, the firm says as it reports a robust Q1.
01-Jun-2015 - Eurofins Scientific has agreed to buy diagnostic testing services firm Diatherix Laboratories for $50m (EUR55m).
01-Jun-2015 - The former general counsel of Bio-Rad Technologies sued the research company in California federal court last week, claiming he was illegally fired in 2013 after he blew the whistle on...
29-May-2015 - Sample and assay technology provider Qiagen has launched a bioinformatics content and software platform for clinical testing labs to interpret and report on genomic variants identified in next-generation sequencing (NGS). ...
28-May-2015 - European private equity firm Cinven has agreed to acquire a significant majority stake in France’s Labco for €1.2bn ($1.3m).
28-May-2015 - The fourth generation of enhancements to Parexel’s Randomization and Trial Supply Management (RTSM) service aims to simplify patient randomization and clinical supply management to reduce delivery timelines.