Markets & Regulations

PE-backed management buyout at Synexus

PE-backed management buyout at Synexus

By Gareth Macdonald

Synexus has been bought by its management in a private equity backed deal that sees Lyceum Capital relinquish control of the trial recruitment specialist.

More US FDA draft guidance for compounders

More US FDA draft guidance for compounders

By Gareth Macdonald

The US FDA has proposed more new rules for compounders three years after a deadly meningitis outbreak was linked to unsafe manufacturing practices at a pharmacy in Massachusetts.

NFL has a bleak history when it comes to the way it deals with players' injuries

Quintiles signs five-year deal with NFL to track injuries

By Zachary Brennan

The NFL (National Football League) may be getting more serious about its players’ health as it recently signed a five-year agreement with Quintiles to continue and expand upon its Injury Surveillance and Analytics (ISA) service to track player injuries...