February 2009

Kendle’s Year-End Income Up 57%

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Cincinnati-based contract research organization (CRO) Kendle reported full year 2008 net service revenues of $475.1 million, an increase of 19% over the same period last year. Net service revenues for the fourth quarter were $109.2 million, up 5% over the same period 2007.

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Duke, NEJM Study Renews Debate on Global Outsourcing

Thursday, February 19, 2009

The ethics and safety behind the global outsourcing of clinical trials is once again being debated, with the release of a new study reporting that U.S. drug developers conduct most of their late-stage drug trials outside of the United States.

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C-TASC Plans to Double Staff in ‘09

Friday, February 13, 2009

Clinical Trials and Surveys Corp (C-TASC), a clinical trials solutions company, hired three new biostatisticians and plans to double its staff in the next year. The company, which currently employs 35 people, plans to increase to 60 employees by February 2010 in order to keep up with increased demand for its clinical trial services and technologies.

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