CROs/Service Providers

Clintrax Global joins WIRB-Copernicus Group

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Clintrax Global has joined the WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG) family of companies. WCG is a leading provider of solutions that measurably improve the quality and efficiency of clinical research, today announced that. Founded by former biopharmaceutical and CRO attorneys, Clintrax Global provides outsourced services for negotiating clinical trial-related contracts and budgets between biopharmaceutical companies, CROs and investigator sites around the world. Clintrax Global also manages, executes, and tracks payments between these global clinical trial participants.

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Three Questions: Mike Jagielski, KCR

Monday, March 7, 2016

CWWeekly presents this biweekly feature as a spotlight on issues that executives in clinical research face. This week, writer Suz Redfearn spoke with Mike Jagielski, CEO of the Berlin-based CRO KCR (Knowledge Commitment Results).

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Exco InTouch focuses on Valued Partner Network

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Exco InTouch has expanded the company’s global reach, launching a Valued Partner Network that provides extensive support to CROs and technology service providers by integrating market leading patient engagement and electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment (eCOA) capabilities into their existing service portfolios.

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Parexel expands genomic research services

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Parexel International, a global biopharmaceutical services organization, has announced expanded services and capabilities in genomic-based drug development. The Parexel Genomic Medicine team offers clients a variety of strategic and operational genomic research services to accelerate drug development and to support regulatory and payer approval processes.

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BioAgilytix acquires IPM Biotech

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

BioAgilytix, a provider of contract bioanalytical testing services with specialization in large molecule bioanalysis, has announced the acquisition of IPM Biotech, a German-based bioanalytical contract research laboratory known for its expertise in large molecule bioanalysis, particularly in the area of immunogenicity.

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Three Questions: Tom Pike, Quintiles

Monday, February 22, 2016

CWWeekly presents this feature as a way to put the spotlight on issues faced by executives in the clinical trial space. Writer Karyn Korieth spoke with Tom Pike, chief executive officer of Quintiles, the world’s largest biopharmaceuti­cal services company.

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PPD expands Preclarus

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Global CRO Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD) is expanding Preclarus, a clinical data platform, to include a comprehensive set of data solutions that supports the company’s central lab operations. These changes will enable study sites to access clean central lab data in real time, improve inventory management and order tracking, facilitate patient management and safety, and establish complete chain of custody for samples. The goal of these enhancements is to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of managing central lab data for PPD’s clients.

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