Recent Press Releases

Recipharm secures €25 million contract for Erdosteine API with Daewoong Pharmaceutical

Recipharm is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Daewoong, the leading Korean based pharmaceutical company with a strong presence in respiratory therapeutics, for a ten year...

PPD Names Veteran Leader to Direct Clinical Operations at PPD-SNBL

WILMINGTON, N.C.--()--Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) today announced it has appointed Yasumasa Kurioka as general manager of PPD-SNBL, the joint venture formed between...

WuXi PharmaTech and Lilly Announce Strategic Collaboration to Develop Novel Therapeutic in China

SHANGHAI, Nov. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: WX) and Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) today announced that they have entered into a strategic collaboration to develop,...

BioDuro, LLC Announces Merger with Formex, LLC, and New Leadership

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BioDuro, LLC, a global CRO leader focused on preclinical chemistry, biology, and fully outsourced integrated drug development services for pharmaceutical...

Founder Dennis Gillings to Retire as Quintiles Executive Chairman at Close of 2015

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiles Founder Dr. Dennis Gillings, CBE, will retire from his position as Executive Chairman of Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. (NYSE: Q) at...

PharPoint Research Expands Their Wilmington, NC Presence

WILMINGTON, N.C.--()--PharPoint Research, Inc., an award-winning contract research organization (CRO), announced today that the stable growth of new employees has led to the expansion...

Gilead Sciences and WuXi PharmaTech Announce Collaboration for a Dedicated Analytical and Stability Testing Facility

SHANGHAI, Oct. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gilead Sciences, Inc., and WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: WX), today announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership to conduct analytical...

Accelovance, Inc. and FHI 360 Enhance Service Offering Through International Strategic Alliance

ROCKVILLE, Md. and DURHAM, N.C., Nov. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Accelovance, Inc. (Accelovance), a global contract research organization (CRO) focusing in Oncology, Vaccines, and General...

ICON Strengthens Its Leadership Team in Asia Pacific with Two Key Appointments

DUBLIN, Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ICON plc, (ICLR) a global provider of drug development solutions and services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, today announced...

Charles River Laboratories Announces Third-Quarter 2015 Results from Continuing Operations

– Third-Quarter Revenue of $349.5 Million – – Third-Quarter GAAP Earnings per Share of $0.79 and Non-GAAP Earnings per Share of $1.03 – – Updates 2015...

LabCorp Acquires Safe Foods International Holdings

BURLINGTON, N.C.--()--Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings (LabCorp®) (NYSE: LH) today announced the acquisition of Safe Foods International Holdings, LLC (SFIH) and its...

Science 37 Secures $6.5M Series A Funding To Accelerate Clinical Trial Research

Science 37 (http://science37.com), a technology-enabled clinical research company, today announced the completion of a $6.5 million Series A financing co-led by Lux Capital and dRx Capital. The...

PRA HEALTH SCIENCES OPENS NEW BIOANALYTICAL LABORATORY IN THE NETHERLANDS

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PRA Health Sciences (PRA) (NASDAQ:PRAH) is pleased to announce the opening of its brand new, state-of-the-art Bioanalytical Laboratory in Assen, the...

BioClinica launches new eClinical CRO Partner Alliance Program to maximize CROs' business and scientific goals

BioClinica®, Inc., a specialty clinical trials technology services provider, today announced the roll out of a new eClinical CRO Partner Alliance program, accelerating adoption of...

SRI International Awarded $100 Million NIAID Contract to Develop Treatments for Radiation Exposure

MENLO PARK, Calif.—October 13, 2015—SRI International has been awarded a resource contract of up to $100 million over five years by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious...

Quintiles and IMS Health Announce Global Collaboration to Advance the Use of Next-Generation Real-World Evidence in Late-Stage Clinical Research

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. & DANBURY, Conn.--()--Quintiles and IMS Health today announced a global strategic alliance that will advance the way biopharmaceutical companies...

Quintiles Names Kevin Gordon as COO, Appoints Mike McDonnell as CFO

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.--()--Quintiles announced that Kevin Gordon, currently serving as Executive Vice President, Operations and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), has been promoted...

Quintiles Names Kevin Gordon as COO, Appoints Mike McDonnell as CFO

October 19, 2015 04:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.--()--Quintiles announced that Kevin Gordon, currently serving as Executive Vice President, Operations...

PRA Health Sciences Announces Appointment of New Director

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (PRAH) today announced the appointment of Linda S. Grais, M.D. to the Board of Directors of the Company. As a member of the...

Frontage Expands Service Offerings to Agrochemical Companies

EXTON, Pa.--()--Frontage, a full service contract research organization (CRO), today announced that it has expanded its service offerings to agricultural chemical companies engaged in...