Recent Press Releases

PAREXEL International Announces Acquisition of ClinIntel, Extending Leadership in Randomization and Trial Supply Management

Boston, MA – PAREXEL International Corporation (Nasdaq: PRXL)("PAREXEL" or the "Company"), a global clinical research organization, announced today that the Company has...

Update on Co-Development Partnerships

Good progress with partnerships and additional clinical studies commenced Guildford, UK: Ergomed plc, (LSE: ERGO) a profitable UK-based company dedicated to the provision of specialised services to...

Evotec and its partners awarded public grants to develop new drug candidates to treat multiple sclerosis

Hamburg, Germany - Evotec AG (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: EVT, TecDAX, ISIN: DE0005664809) announced today that it has entered into three novel research projects for the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis...

Catalent And Cingulate Therapeutics Sign Exclusive Agreement For Development Of New ADHD Treatments

Somerset, N.J. — Catalent Pharma Solutions has reached an exclusive development and licensing agreement with privately held biopharmaceutical company, Cingulate Therapeutics (CTx), to support...

PPD Exercises Option to Acquire Remaining Interest in X-Chem, Inc.

WILMINGTON, N.C. & WALTHAM, Mass.--Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) and X-Chem, Inc. announced today that PPD has exercised its option to acquire the remaining minority ownership...

ICON Plc Announces Completion of $40 Million Share Buyback and a Further Share Buyback Program for up to $100 Million

DUBLIN--ICON plc, (Nasdaq: ICLR), a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, announced today that it has completed a $40...

New OptiPact™ Technology Introduced By Catalent

Somerset, N.J.— Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, has...

FlowMetric, Inc., Forms New Affiliate Company, FlowMetric Diagnostics Inc. to Develop Advanced Diagnostics from Flow Cytometry Platform

DOYLESTOWN, Pa.--FlowMetric, Inc., a leader in flow cytometry and cell sorting services, announced today the formation of its new affiliate company FlowMetric Diagnostics Inc. for the express purpose...

ACRO SURVEY SHOWS STRONG GROWTH OF CRO INDUSTRY

Members boast 100,000 employees, conduct clinical trials in 142 countries WASHINGTON, DC – Members of the Association of Clinical Research Organizations (ACRO) have more than doubled in size in...

PCI Announces Acquisition Of Biotec

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PCI is pleased to announce it has acquired Biotec Services International (Biotec). Biotec is a leading provider of Clinical Trial Services and...

Covance and Frenova Renal Research Establish Innovative Research Collaboration

Researchers Will Share and Analyze Data to Improve Lives of Patients Living With Chronic Kidney Disease and End Stage Renal Disease Princeton, N.J., and Waltham, Mass., September 17, 2014 —...

PAREXEL Expands Industry-Leading Perceptive® Partner Program with Addition of CRF Health and Clinical Ink

Life sciences service providers leverage PAREXEL's eClinical solutions to simplify drug development for customers through technology partnership initiative BOSTON, MA – PAREXEL...

genae Opens Offices in Dubai and Announces Collaboration With Leading Gulf Clinicians

ANTWERP, Belgium and DUBAI, UAE, September 9, 2014 -- genae, a global Contract Research Organization (CRO) and services provider for the medical industries, announced today the incorporation of genae...

Quintiles Launches New Customer Solution to Meet the Unique Needs of Emerging Biopharmaceutical Companies

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.-- Recognizing the critical role that emerging biopharmaceutical companies play in the global marketplace, Quintiles today expanded its solution set with the launch of the...

Evotec and CHDI Foundation extend ongoing collaboration to fight Huntington's disease

Hamburg, Germany - (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: EVT, TecDAX, ISIN: DE0005664809) today announced that CHDI Foundation, Inc. ("CHDI") has extended and restated its collaboration with Evotec...

ICON and Medidata Join Forces to Bring New Productivity to Capturing Patient Voice in Clinical Trials

DUBLIN, IRELAND and NEW YORK, NY – ICON plc, (NASDAQ: ICLR) a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries and Medidata...

SRI International and Nobelpharma Co., Ltd., Partner on Endometriosis Drug Development

MENLO PARK, Calif. -- SRI International, an independent nonprofit research institute, and Nobelpharma, a Japanese pharmaceutical company, have entered into a licensing agreement to test SR16234, an...

Western Blot CRO Launches Automated WES Protein Analysis and Protein Expression Services

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Blot Service CRO, a biology contract research organization based in Austin, Texas, announced today that it is consolidating its years of expert...

Fantasy Video Game Teaches Kids About Clinical Trials

WATERTOWN, Mass.--A unique educational video game developed by New England Research Institutes (NERI) is now being downloaded by kids across the country. Called "The Paper Kingdom," the...

€2.4m contract for pan-European coronary study

Venn Life Sciences (AIM: VENN), a growing Clinical Research Organisation (CRO) providing clinical trial management services and resourcing solutions to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical...