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PPD creates pediatric investigator network to enhance global trials capabilities

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 10:56 AM

Global CRO Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD) has formalized relationships with eight investigator sites as part of a pediatric investigator network (PIN) the company has established to further enhance its pediatric clinical development capabilities.

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Bracket acquires Clintara

Monday, June 29, 2015 10:57 AM

Bracket Global, a provider of clinical research solutions, and Clintara, a privately held clinical service and technology company headquartered in Boston, Mass., have agreed to combine. Bracket will integrate the Clintara platform of surveillance strategies developed for clinical trials within Bracket's proprietary electronic platform for Clinical Outcome Assessments (eCOA). The integration will include Clintara's innovative C-VISA Subject Eligibility Validation program designed to ensure appropriate patients are enrolled in clinical trials.

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PRA launches Predictivv platform for global studies

Friday, June 26, 2015 09:28 AM

Global CRO PRA Health Sciences has launched its Predictivv platform, the beginning of an entirely new approach on the role technology will play in the future of clinical development. The Predictivv platform will be a fully integrated solution for designing, planning and optimizing the management of global clinical studies. Designed around a unified platform that harmonizes data, processes and people across every aspect of a clinical study, Predictivv will enable unprecedented adaptive intelligence and decision support for the ever-increasing complexities of the clinical development process.

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Parexel to cut 850 jobs

Friday, June 26, 2015 08:43 AM

Parexel International has updated its forward-looking guidance for the fourth quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 (ending June 30) and for the full Fiscal Year 2015. The company expects to restructure the company, cutting 850 positions.

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Huntingdon Life Sciences, Harlan Laboratories to become Envigo

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 11:21 AM

Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS) and Harlan Laboratories, a U.K. CRO, have announced that the combined companies will be called Envigo.

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Juniper, OxSonics partner for cancer drug delivery platform

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 10:02 AM

Juniper Pharma Services, a contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) subsidiary of Juniper Pharmaceuticals, has entered into a long-term collaboration with OxSonics to support the development, scale-up and GMP manufacturing of OxSonics' proprietary "sono-sensitive particles." OxSonics was established in July 2013 to develop and commercialize therapeutic ultrasound advancements invented at the University of Oxford's Institute of Biomedical Engineering.

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CTI, Xavier University partner on new masters degree program

Monday, June 22, 2015 12:03 PM

CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services (CTI), a multi-national, privately held, full-service CRO, is collaborating with Cincinnati, Ohio-based Xavier University on a new Master’s program.

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AMRI, PerkinElmer collaborate on Buffalo Medical Hub

Friday, June 19, 2015 12:14 PM

Global CRO Albany Molecular Research (AMRI) and CRO PerkinElmer are collaborating in connection with the opening of AMRI's drug discovery center as part of the new Buffalo Medical Innovation and Commercialization Hub (BMIC). Co-located on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus and part of the larger commitment by the State of New York with SUNY Polytechnic Institute, the Hub will accelerate drug discovery and innovation, and ultimately support the creation of more than 250 high tech jobs.

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Quintiles launches new predictive and advanced analytics capabilities

Friday, June 19, 2015 12:00 PM

Global CRO Quintiles has added advanced statistical monitoring and predictive analytics capabilities to its risk-based monitoring (RBM) solution. Predictive and Advanced Analytics combine Quintiles' experience in RBM with its therapeutic and statistical sciences heritage to enable study teams to identify the right signals and predict clinical trial site performance and potential patient safety issues.

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Pharmatech launches recruiting solution CureAcess.com, Just-In-Time model

Friday, June 19, 2015 10:47 AM

Pharmatech, a Denver-based oncology CRO, is changing how clinical trials studies enroll cancer patients by offering a patient-centered, on-demand research alternative. Pharmatech helps cancer patients identify the right trial opportunity, then activates that trial at a nearby treatment center using a Just-In-Time delivery model.

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