CROs/Service Providers

Bracket adds SMS messaging to RTSM platform

Monday, December 14, 2015

Bracket, a Wayne, Pa.-based clinical trial specialty services provider, has announced a new update to its Randomization and Trial Supply Management product. Mobile patient reminders, delivered via SMS text messaging, now are available as a core component of Bracket’s RTSM 4.0 platform.

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WuXi, PRA end China partnership

Friday, December 11, 2015

WuXi PharmaTech, an open-access R&D capability and technology platform company serving the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, and PRA Health Sciences, a global clinical CRO, have announced a restructuring of their relationship for the delivery of clinical trial management services in China, Macau and Hong Kong.

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LabCorp acquires Pathology Inc assets

Friday, December 11, 2015

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp), a Burlington, N.C.-based healthcare diagnostics company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the operating assets of Pathology Inc., including patient service centers, used to conduct Pathology’s medical testing and services business.

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ICON acquires PMG Research

Monday, December 7, 2015

ICON, a global provider of drug development solutions and services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, has announced the acquisition of PMG Research, an integrated network of clinical research sites operating from 12 metropolitan areas throughout the U.S. The acquisition will enhance ICON’s ability to access and engage with investigator sites and patients, helping customers to reduce the overall time and cost associated with drug development.

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