All news articles for December 2016

Top CRO M&A activity of 2016

Top CRO M&A activity of 2016

By Melissa Fassbender

As 2016 comes to a close, Outsourcing-Pharma.com looks back at some of the major mergers and acquisitions from the past year.

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CRO turnover remains high, says report

By Melissa Fassbender

Turnover in the US for clinical monitoring jobs at contract research organizations (CROs) has remained high despite efforts to increase salaries, according to a recent report.

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Packaging design: how to ensure successful patient outcomes

By Melissa Fassbender

As holidays shoppers wrap up their presents with ribbons and bows, Outsourcing-Pharma.com reviews how contract pharmaceutical packaging companies help ensure successful patient outcomes with iterative design.

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Evotec completes Cyprotex acquisition

By Melissa Fassbender

Evotec AG has completed its previously announced acquisition of the preclinical contract research organization (CRO), Cyrotex.

Maryland CRO gets thumbs up in animal testing checkup

Maryland CRO gets thumbs up in animal testing checkup

By Dani Bancroft

Smithers Avanza is granted renewal of full accreditation from the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC), with “no recommendation for improvements.”