04-Feb-2016 - The Mafia is responsible for most pharmaceutical cargo thefts in Europe according to a researcher who says €30m ($33.5m) worth of drugs are stolen while in transit across the continent...
04-Feb-2016 - Discovery services firm Selvita plans a new laboratory in Poland citing a desired to develop the facility as its “second heart.”
03-Feb-2016 - Envirotainer has partnered with Air China Cargo in deal that will see local and international drug and API makers use its range of cold chain shipping containers.
02-Feb-2016 - The Royal Statistical Society has questioned the design of the trial of Bial's candidate painkiller BIA-102474-101 in which one person died and others were hospitalised last month ....
01-Feb-2016 - The pharma industry has traditionally been slow to adopt mobile technology, but as new innovations emerge the process for conducting clinical trials could transform.
26-Jan-2016 - ICON has announced Flex Advantage, its next-generation Interactive Response Technology (IRT) platform, as sponsors and investigators continue to embrace adaptive trial designs.
21-Jan-2016 - Currently, more than 85% of trial sites are paid using manual or in-house process, but as the need for CROs increases, so does the need for automated payments, says Clinverse's CEO.
20-Jan-2016 - Bioclinica has bought payment tech firm Clinverse continuing its acquisition-based growth strategy.
13-Jan-2016 - Eurofins Scientific has bought drug quality control testing firm Sinensis Life Science BV in a move designed to expand its global reach.
07-Jan-2016 - Waters Corporation will offer an open access analytical laboratory and technology support to biotechs based at a former AstraZeneca site in the UK.
07-Jan-2016 - Medidata expects to become a strategic partner to even more pharma firms as Boehringer Ingelheim becomes the latest to transition to its cloud technology platform.
05-Jan-2016 - Paragon Solutions has rolled out a new service to help drugmakers make sure their manufacturing operations comply with US FDA regulations.
04-Jan-2016 - Software firm LZ Lifescience says small drugmakers could increase their productivity by over 25% by accessing Manufacturing Execution Systems (MESs) traditionally restricted to Big Pharma firms
23-Dec-2015 - If ‘Love is the drug’ should Roxy Music be subject to regulatory scrutiny? Can The Verve say ‘The drugs don’t Work’ without conducting a clinical trial? We explore the harmonious...
22-Dec-2015 - The end of the year is always a time for reflection, and as Andrew Schafer, ISR President told us, “2015 was a very interesting year for pharmaceutical service providers.”
14-Dec-2015 - Trade agreement strengthens enforcement and is important to pharmaceutical industry, says expert.
07-Dec-2015 - CROs are investing in IT to mark themselves out in an increasingly competitive marketplace according to one services sector expert.
03-Dec-2015 - Parexel says pharmaceutical companies could start managing their clinical trials in as little as four weeks with new system.
01-Dec-2015 - Sosei’s Heptares unit has won another big pharma deal with Pfizer calling on the UK membrane protein specialist to help it identify potential drugs.
25-Nov-2015 - Eisai will sell its clinical diagnostics business – EIDIA Co. Ltd - to Sekisui Chemical for JPY 22.4bn ($183m).
19-Nov-2015 - Packaging company Essentra will create 70 jobs after its expansion in Newport, Wales.
19-Nov-2015 - Thermo Fisher has opened a 70,000 sq ft GMP clinical supply hub in Singapore.
13-Nov-2015 - Specialty pharmacy Philidor Rx has been forced to fold as its sole customer Valeant distances itself from claims their relationship broke the law.
13-Nov-2015 - Horizon Pharma has hit back at allegations it was secretly working with a “captive pharmacy” to preferentially dispense its own drugs, claiming its accuser is trying to reduce competition with...