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Charles River to buy MPI Research for $800m

By Flora Southey

Charles River Laboratories International says it is en route to ‘double its size in five years’ with the acquisition of non-clinical CRO MPI Research.

Brains On-Line is a preclinical CRO. (Image: iStock/ktsimage)

Charles River acquisition builds CNS expertise

By Melissa Fassbender

Charles River Laboratories has acquired Brains On-Line in an ongoing effort to deepen its drug discovery capabilities and build out its portfolio through strategic acquisitions.

Charles River splits off and divests CDMO business

Charles River splits off and divests CDMO business

By Dani Bancroft

Charles River Laboratories International Inc. has sold off its CDMO business QS Pharma LLC, saying the small-molecule manufacturing business was “not optimized” within the firm's portfolio.