Quintiles on Thursday announced the selection of Hospital Italiano of Buenos Aires, Argentina, as the company’s first “Prime Site” in Latin America, adding to the company’s network of investigative sites worldwide.
Fresh off the near completion of its depot in Sau Paulo, Brazil, Marken has now also completed the construction of another depot in Santiago, Chile, in order to more easily handle the influx of clinical trial specimens coming from South America.
Drug development partnering site goBalto’s addition of Latin American clinical sites to its database in a deal with Chilean CRO Clinical Trials Support (CTS) is timely given the pharma and biotech industry’s focus on emerging markets.
The FDA has established its first permanent presence in Latin America by opening an office in Costa Rica as part of “Beyond Our Borders Initiative”, which has also seen the agency set up three sites in China.
in-PharmaTechnologist.com presents its round up of the latest developments in contract research, including CTI partnering to access Latin America, Encorium signing contracts worth $13.5m and Omnicare setting up in Sweden.
Patheon gave an update on its restructuring plans in Puerto Rico
yesterday, saying that its plant in Manati will be updated to
provide contract manufacturing of high-potency drugs and controlled
ReSearch Pharmaceutical Services (RPS), a US based outsourcing
company, has announced expansion plans in Latin America. This
reflects the increasing trend of pharmaceutical companies
exploiting the cost benefits associated with outsourcing...
Kendle, who has been expanding its reach across the globe,
targeting the emerging Asia Pacific and Latin American markets, has
announced the acquisition of Latin American-based contract research
organisation, International Clinical...
Contract Research Organisation (CRO) Averion, and the SIPLAS
Research Organisation has signed an agreement to provide promotion
and support of clinical trials in a move that that reinforces Latin
America as an emerging hub of clinical...