CROs/Service Providers

Tigermed takes majority stake in Frontage Labs

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 01:50 PM

Chinese CRO Hangzhou Tigermed Consulting, through its subsidiary Hong Kong Tigermed, will acquire a majority ownership position in Exton, Pa.-based Frontage Laboratories for $50.25 million in cash.  

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Quintiles to acquire Encore Health Resources

Monday, May 12, 2014 12:49 PM

Quintiles has announced it will acquire Encore Health Resources, a company in the health-information analytics and technology services industry focused on healthcare providers. 

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Icon completes acquisition of Aptiv Solutions

Thursday, May 8, 2014 01:15 PM

CRO Icon has completed its previously announced acquisition of Aptiv Solutions.

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Novogen, Genea Biocells partner

Monday, May 5, 2014 12:32 PM

Novogen, an oncology drug development company, is collaborating with Australian CRO Genea Biocells to accelerate testing of its super-benzopyran (SBP) drugs for degenerative diseases of the nervous system and muscles.

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Huntingdon Life Sciences acquires Harlan Laboratories

Friday, May 2, 2014 11:24 AM

Huntingdon Life Sciences has acquired Harlan Laboratories, a privately held provider of general and specialty toxicology services. The new company will have two operating divisions: Research Models and Services and Contract Research Services.

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Adaptive Clinical expands Asia Pacific operations, establishes Singapore location

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 11:35 AM

CRO Adaptive Clinical Systems has expanded its eClinical Integration Platform services and technologies capabilities to include on-the-ground leadership as well as technical, project and operational resources in Asia. The company has established a regional hub in Singapore to better enable the industry’s growing need to conduct clinical trials in Asia and manage global trials from the region. 

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Japan’s CRO market growing as sponsors increase outsourcing to preferred vendors

Monday, April 28, 2014 02:33 PM

By Ronald Rosenberg
CenterWatch Staff Writer

Four large CROs—two in Japan and two based in the U.S.—are leading a $213 billion Japanese CRO market that has grown in the past decade as the country’s pharmaceutical companies, which traditionally have performed its clinical trials services in-house, have followed the path of U.S. sponsors in choosing full-service CROs as preferred vendors.

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ReachBio launches new web site, rebrands as ReachBio Research Labs

Monday, April 28, 2014 01:24 PM

ReachBio is extending its trade name and will start doing business as ReachBio Research Labs, effective immediately. As part of this rebranding, the company has updated its logo and launched a re-designed web site.

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Genpact to acquire Pharmalink Consulting

Friday, April 25, 2014 10:50 AM

Genpact, a global provider transforming and running business processes and operations, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pharmalink Consulting, a global provider of regulatory services to the life sciences industry.

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Quintiles, Biogen Idec ink 5-year partnership

Thursday, April 24, 2014 01:04 PM

CRO Quintiles and Biogen Idec have entered into a five-year strategic clinical development agreement. The collaboration is designed to leverage the expertise and experience from both organizations to optimize Biogen Idec’s clinical development processes.

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