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People on the Move: August 2020

By Jenni Spinner

This month's spotlight on new hires, promotions and company acquisitions involves Elligo Health Research, PPD, Pfizer, Covance and other industry firms.

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PPD expands bioanalytical lab, to hire 200

By Melissa Fassbender

PPD is expanding its immunochemistry and biomarker space by 8,000 square feet, the addition of which will also support a dedicated team for one of the company’s global biopharmaceutical clients.

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PPD picks up Bioclinica’s global site business

By Melissa Fassbender

The acquisition of Bioclinica’s clinical research site business extends PPD’s trial enrollment business to five continents, 20 countries, and more than 180 research sites.

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PPD’s Evidera acquires RWE provider Medimix

By Melissa Fassbender

PPD’s Evidera business unit is set to acquire Medimix International, a global technology company with a real-world evidence service offering that includes access to patient-level data, data analytics, and visualization capabilities.

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PPD adds biologics testing to GMP lineup in Ireland

By Melissa Fassbender

PPD is adding nearly 6,000 square feet of new lab space – and about 20 employees – dedicated to gene and cell therapy analytical testing at its site in Athlone, Ireland.

People on the Move: Outsourcing-Pharma roundup October '18

People on the Move: Outsourcing-Pharma roundup October '18

By Melissa Fassbender

CROs this month have made significant new hires with WCG adding eight to its scientific leadership team, PPD hiring four, and BioIVT filling its new-created role of CCO.

Also, making the move from Bioclinica, David Kiger has been named...

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Patient centricity: Moving from a ‘nice to have’ to best practice

By Melissa Fassbender

Patient centricity quite plainly means to put the patient at the “front and center,” explained Rhonda Henry, vice president, site collaborations and patient centricity, PPD – though many remain confused on how to be “patient centric.”

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PPD awarded for innovative eTMF development

By Melissa Fassbender

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD) has won the 2016 OpenText Elite Award for the Most Innovative Project in the Health Sciences Sector.

The collaboration will help ERT expand its reach and offer new data collection tools for PPD

PPD partners with ERT to focus on big data collection

By Zachary Brennan

CROs Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD) and ERT on Tuesday announced a strategic partnership to deliver ERT’s patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection tools to help biopharma clients conduct clinical trials in a more efficient and cost-effective...

PPD targets NJ, PA

PPD targets NJ, PA

By Nick Taylor

PPD’s acquisition of Merck’s vaccine testing laboratory will give it a geographic location from which it can compete for business with its “number one competitor”, which is well established in the north east of the US.

PPD ends 2008 on a high

PPD ends 2008 on a high

By Phil Taylor

Pharmaceutical Product Development of the US is expecting to post a 12 per cent hike in revenues in 2009, helped by the recent opening of offices in Ireland and Singapore and new deals with Merck & Co.

Business booms for PPD

Business booms for PPD

By Kirsty Barnes

As global contract research spending remains robust, business is
booming for Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD) as the US firm
reported a surge in sales, profits and new business for its second
quarter 2006.


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