22-Apr-2015 - Understanding international regulatory demands, manufacturing standards and overcoming cultural barriers are key for Asian drugmakers looking to enter Western markets, says market access CRO ELC Group.
22-Apr-2015 - Sigma-Aldrich has opened a cell culture Technical Center in Singapore and plans to expand further in the city-state with a cGMP distribution site.
20-Apr-2015 - CRO Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD) has opened a central laboratory in Shanghai, China, in order to meet growing client demand for scientific and technical services there.
20-Apr-2015 - Cash-strapped investigator sites seeking new ways to ensure they get paid promptly will find some new forms of relief in a recently formed Site Advocacy Group (SAG) created by INC...
17-Apr-2015 - Roche’s Ventana Medical Systems will help Astellas find patients likely to be helped by its candidate cancer drug ASP5878 in a deal that could yield a commercial companion diagnostic.
15-Apr-2015 - Full-service CRO (contract research organization) CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services is expanding its use of Medidata’s Clinical Cloud platform to improve operational efficiencies, data accessibility and decision-making processes for...
14-Apr-2015 - Trial participant payment tech firm Greenphire has moved to a new Philadelphia headquarters to add capacity and plans to hire 40 more staff by the end of the year.
13-Apr-2015 - Waltham, Massachusetts-based CRO Parexel has launched three new academic programs in Germany, Japan and the US, designed to prepare students for careers in the biopharma industry.
08-Apr-2015 - Central lab services provider LabConnect will be moving its operations center in Johnson City, Tenn., to a new 42,000-square-foot custom-built facility effective May 7.
07-Apr-2015 - Eurofins Bioanalytical Services has announced it will offer an extra-sensitive immunoassay service for biopharma developers.
31-Mar-2015 - Catalent has acquired Australian pharmaceutical packaging firm Pharmapak to complement its softgel business.
25-Mar-2015 - Cancer Research UK, the world’s largest charitable funder of cancer research, has selected Medidata’s clinical cloud to support the charity’s drug discovery research.
25-Mar-2015 - Research tool supplier Horizon Discovery Group and ArcherDX, a supplier of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) fusion detection, have signed an Original Equipment Manufacture (OEM) agreement that will see Horizon’s Reference...
25-Mar-2015 - Warburg Pincus will acquire a stake in Sterigenics International from Chicago-based private equity owner GTCR.
19-Mar-2015 - Sigma-Aldrich has signed an exclusive agreement with Roche to distribute its biochemical reagents product portfolio via Sigma’s eCommerce and supply chain capabilities. The companies did not disclose any of the financial details...
16-Mar-2015 - Bacterial testing is moving from the lab to the manufacturing floor, says an expert at CRO Charles River.
13-Mar-2015 - More drugs for tropical diseases have been donated since the London declaration of 2012, but getting them to the remote communities is still a challenge according to a consortium led...
13-Mar-2015 - Chinese cancer drug developer BeiGene will create production cell lines using a platform developed by Sigma Aldrich's customer manufacturing services business.