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Update

PE-backed CMO expands syringe filling capabilities

By Melissa Fassbender

Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing (GRAM) has purchased a new syringe filler to help meet "the rising demand" for parenteral development and manufacturing services.

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SCOPE 2018

A CRO monopoly? Sponsors frustrated with lack of options

By Melissa Fassbender

With fewer global mid-sized contract research organizations (CRO) through consolidation, some stakeholders are expressing concern that the industry could become a monopoly – “we may be getting there,” one expert said.

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Reports revisited: What we learned this year

By Melissa Fassbender

Outsourcing models examined, market shifts scrutinized, and trial tribulations analyzed – take a look back at some of the top reports published in 2017.

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4 trends driving industry priorities in 2018

By Melissa Fassbender

Commercial transformation could reach new heights in 2018, says inVentiv – as new expectations (and possibilities) reshape traditional models.

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News in brief

Colorcon and Applied DNA Sciences sign tech MOU

By Staff reporter

Colorcon Inc. and Applied DNA Sciences Inc. have teamed up to commercialize an on-dose traceability platform they say will help combat counterfeits.

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Guest article

3 global trends driving transformations in healthcare product development

By Sudip S. Parikh, PhD, senior vice president & managing director, DIA Americas

The healthcare product development ecosystem is undergoing massive changes. Significant transformations are underway in how drugs and medical devices are researched, developed, manufactured, and approved.