Consolidation

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INC Research/inVentiv now Syneos Health

By Melissa Fassbender

INC Research/inVentiv Health is starting the new year with a rebrand after merging to create one of the largest biopharmaceutical outsourcing providers in 2017.

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Flexible, agile, niche: How small-sized CROs compete

By Flora Southey

Niche, small-scale CROs can stand their own – despite a predicted increase in consolidation among small-sized contract services firms – says Clinical Trial Consultants (CTC) and data-focused Quanticate.

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.