Business Development

CRF Health’s TrialMax Touch® Selected by Leading Specialty Pharmaceutical Company for Pediatric Rare Disease Phase II Study

November 20, 2017

Plymouth Meeting, PA – November 14, 2017:  CRF Health, the leading global provider of patient-centered eSource technology and service solutions for the life sciences industry, has been selected by a leading specialty pharmaceutical company for its latest pediatric rare disease Phase II study. The trial will utilize CRF Health’s TrialStudio®, TrialMax® and TrialManager® eCOA solutions […]

WIRB-Copernicus Group Partners with Veeva Systems Inc.

November 20, 2017

WCG will create a seamless connection between WCG’s MyConnexus™ IRB document management web portal and Veeva Vault eTMF WIRB-Copernicus Group® (WCG™), the world’s leading provider of solutions that measurably improve the quality and efficiency of clinical research, today announced that it is partnering with Veeva Systems Inc. to improve the speed and accuracy of institutional review […]

FDA Renews and Expands its Portfolio of Simcyp Simulator (PBPK) Licenses

November 14, 2017

Increased Use of Physiologically-based Pharmacokinetic (PBPK) Modeling and Simulation (M&S) is a Priority in Both the Prescription Drug User Fee Act and Generic Drug User Fee Amendments Certara®, the global leader in model-informed drug development and regulatory science, today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has greatly expanded its use of Certara’s […]

Cmed to Demonstrate how encapsia® Transforms Clinical Trial Data Management, Capture and Reporting at Leading Oncology Meetings

November 13, 2017

HORSHAM, UK — November 13, 2017 – Cmed, an oncology focused, innovative technology-led CRO, today announced that it will showcase its encapsia® clinical data suite at two leading oncology meetings, Clinical Operations in Oncology Trials Europe, taking place 5-6 December in Munich, Germany, and the ASH Annual Meeting, taking place 9-12 December in Atlanta, GA. […]

Sciformix Corporation Collaborates with Oracle Health Sciences to Offer Full Service Validated Argus Enterprise Edition Drug Safety Solutions

November 13, 2017

Boston, MA. – November 10, 2017, – Sciformix Corporation, a leading scientific knowledge-based organization, is proud to announce its adoption of Oracle Argus Enterprise Edition platform to offer superior value to their customers in the Life Science industry. Through its collaboration with Oracle Health Sciences, Sciformix is able to offer its customers a fully automated […]

CluePoints Builds on Late Phase work in Japan and Launches Risk-Based Monitoring Roadshow in Tokyo

November 8, 2017

Wayne, PA – CluePoints, a leading provider of Risk-Based Monitoring (RBM) and Data Quality Oversight solutions for clinical trials, has further expanded its Late Phase work in Japan by entering into two new partnerships with global top 20 pharmaceutical companies. The collaborations mark the latest success for CluePoints in the region, with its centralized statistical […]

RxTE Health Promotes David Henka to Chief Executive Officer

November 8, 2017

Pharmacy Benefit Solution Provider Announces Company President Will Also Assume Role of CEO Silicon Valley, CA- November 7, 2017- RxTE Health (RxTE), a company specializing in pharmacy cost reduction programs for employers, today announced that its president, David Henka, has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer. As CEO, Henka will be responsible for driving the […]

Facilitating a drug discovery ecosystem: Genestack joins the Milner Therapeutics Institute

October 30, 2017

“As sequencing technology shrinks to the size of a key ring and emerging technologies make it possible to track changes to the genome at single cell level, then all of a sudden genomics data becomes a streaming and wearable dataset,” says Imad Yassin, Vice President of bio data management company Genestack. He is explaining why […]

QB3 Signs Partnership with Science Exchange, Giving Early Stage Life Science Companies Access to More than 2,500 Qualified Scientific Service Providers

October 24, 2017

Bay Area Life Science Hub Enables its Startups to Stay Lean with Science Exchange’s R&D Platform Science Exchange, a platform for outsourced research and development (R&D) services, today announced a partnership with QB3, the University of California hub for innovation and entrepreneurship for life sciences. Through an exclusive Science Exchange-QB3 marketplace, QB3-affiliated companies will now […]

Former IBM Watson Health Head of West Coast Sales Joins Deep 6 AI

October 24, 2017

Former IBM Watson Health sales executive, Bill Hutchins, is joining Deep 6 AI to to support the rapid expansion of its clinical trial patient recruitment platform across hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and contract research organizations. Hutchins previously served as IBM Watson for Oncology Sales Director – Western US where he was focused on clinical trial matching, […]

Vertex Announces 10-Year, $500 Million Corporate Giving Commitment

October 17, 2017

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced a 10-year, $500 million corporate giving commitment focused on providing patient and caregiver support including access to our medicines; expanding our commitment to science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) education; developing young physicians and scientists; and investing in our communities. $50 million of this giving will […]

CRF Health Appoints Key Executives Following Business Growth and Investment

October 12, 2017

Plymouth Meeting, PA – October 12, 2017:  CRF Health, a leading global provider of patient-centered eSource technology and service solutions for the life sciences industry, has made two senior appointments to support the continuing growth of the global business. CRF Health will expand its operations team with the addition of Neil Conroy as VP of […]

SpringWorks Spins Out of Pfizer With $103M to Give Shelved Drugs New Life

September 28, 2017

By Ben Fidler  Pfizer is testing out a new biotech experiment this morning. It has taken four drug compounds gathering dust on its shelves, and funneled them into a new startup, SpringWorks Therapeutics, that will try to develop them for diseases that don’t fit the hulking New York pharma giant’s core strategy. This isn’t a […]

ADC Bio to invest $11m on Bioconjugation facility

September 26, 2017

25 September, 2017, Wales: ADC Biotechnology (ADC Bio) – a specialist ADC contract services company with proprietary conjugation technology designed to overcome process and aggregation challenges during the development of new antibody drug conjugates (ADCs) – announces it has secured investment for the construction of an $11 million* bioconjugation facility at its new site in Deeside, North Wales, […]

CRF Health Augments Global Reach with Official Opening of Romania Office and Appointment of New VP Of Global Services

September 20, 2017

Plymouth Meeting, PA – 20th September 2017:  CRF Health, the leading global provider of patient-centered eSource technology and service solutions for the life sciences industry, will today officially open their Romania office and welcome to the helm a new VP of Global Services, Adina Tapalaga. Romania has a growing life sciences sector, offering strong technical […]

2017 Global Site Solutions Summit

September 18, 2017

For the last 12 years, the Global Site Solutions Summit has been committed to being “the site’s meeting.” The Summit provides a unique hub where sites, sponsors, CRO executives, and regulators come together and share best practices, build their businesses, and develop new partnerships through debates, ideation sessions, workshops, and focus groups. Make your best investment of […]

With New CEO In Place, Focus For Teva Pharma Turns To ‘Execution’

September 13, 2017

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (NYSE: TEVA)’s having a big week, and it’s only Tuesday.   The drug manufacturer’s stock popped as much as 24 percent Monday after the board appointed Kåre Schultz, current head of H. Lundbeck A/S and former COO of Novo Nordisk A/S (ADR) (NYSE: NVO), its president and CEO.   Schultz […]

Kyowa Hakko Kirin Joins Certara’s Simcyp Consortium

September 13, 2017

36 leading biopharmaceutical companies now participate in this unique global modeling and simulation research group Certara®, the global leader in model-informed drug development and regulatory science, today announced that Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd. has joined the Simcyp Consortium and licensed the Simcyp® Population-based Simulator. Kyowa Hakko Kirin is the 36th leading biopharmaceutical company and […]