Quanticate launches statistical monitoring services following the ICH GCP E6(R2) addendum

November 20, 2017

LONDON (UK) – Quanticate, a data-focused clinical research organisation (CRO), has launched its centralised statistical monitoring service ( as an extension of its statistical consultancy offering in response to recent amendments to the International Conference of Harmonisation (ICH) Good Clinical Practice (GCP) E6(R2) guidelines. The new service will offer Quanticate’s customers statistical consultancy that incorporates […]

Bioclinica Acquires MDDX Research & Informatics Combining Advanced Image Management Cloud Technology with Its Scientific and Medical Imaging Leadership

November 7, 2017

Best-in-class solution ensures sponsors and CROs have global access to efficient, accurate, and scalable medical imaging to drive better data and outcomes DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Nov. 6, 2017 – Bioclinica®, the world-leading provider of scientific-enabled Medical Imaging, eHealth, and patient-centric solutions supporting clinical research, today announces it has acquired Silicon Valley-based MDDX Research & Informatics, adding […]

Sharp Packaging reaches 50th serialisation line milestone

October 30, 2017

Allentown, Pennsylvania – Sharp, a global provider of pharmaceutical packaging and clinical services and part of UDG Healthcare, has reached a milestone in its track and trace programme by equipping its 50th line with serialisation capabilities ahead of the U.S. and European regulatory deadlines in 2018/19 aimed at preventing counterfeit product from entering the supply […]

Real-World Evidence Generation in a Big Data World is Causing Disruption

October 23, 2017

In the life science industry, demand is exploding for evidence generated through real-world data. Unfortunately, most companies haven’t significantly updated their methods for generating evidence in the past 25 years. Are you ready to handle the disruption? This ebook covers numerous issues from a variety of stakeholders, including data visualization capabilities, advanced analytics, rich data […]

TraceLink Hits Industry Milestone with 100 CMOs Serialization-Ready

October 22, 2017

North Reading, Mass. (October 19, 2017)—TraceLink Inc., the World’s Largest Track and Trace Network for connecting the life sciences supply chain and providing real-time information sharing for better patient outcomes, today announced that more than 100 contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs) are fully configured  on the TraceLink Life Sciences Cloud and ready to exchange serialization data. […]

Sword and Medexprim : combining clinical and imaging data in big-data research projects

October 12, 2017

Sword Group and Medexprim are partnering in view to offer cancer centers and large hospitals a unified solution to facilitate translational research, combining clinical and imaging data. SWORD GROUP has developed the innovative solution ConSoRe, in partnership with Unicancer, which federates 20 French leading not-for profit private cancer hospitals (« centres de lutte contre le cancer», in France.  ConSoRe is an evolved […]

Focus on practical applications is stifling innovation, say 80% of surveyed chemistry professionals

September 27, 2017

Survey also shows a majority believe that expertise in working with digital tools is critical to career advancement  Chemistry is suffering due to its reputation for not being as innovative as other sciences, such as biology and physics, according to a survey of 186 industry professionals, carried out by Elsevier’s Reaxys team. 78% of chemists […]

Quanticate reinforces global offering with new Indian office

September 26, 2017

Quanticate, a global data-focused clinical research organisation (CRO), is further expanding its service offering into India with the opening of a new office. Strategically located in Bangalore, with access to the country’s extensive talent pool in the pharmaceutical services industry, the new office will be a base from which Quanticate will broaden its capabilities for […]

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, […]

Tjoapack invests in bottle packing capabilities

September 19, 2017

A Dutch contract packaging organisation (CPO) has strengthened its bottle filling capacity with a major investment. Tjoapack has added an additional bottling line to its facility in Etten-Leur, the Netherlands, to meet growing demand for this service, particularly from generics customers in Europe. The new line triples the CPO’s bottle packing capacity by using the […]

Boris Johnson stresses ‘importance of the life sciences sector to the UK economy’ at TraceLink’s new European HQ launch

September 18, 2017

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has officially opened TraceLink’s new European headquarters in Uxbridge, UK. As the European pharmaceutical industry prepares for new serialization requirements set out in the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD), the new headquarters will allow TraceLink, the world’s largest track and trace network for connecting the life sciences supply chain, to continue its […]

Science Exchange Signs on as LabCentral Sponsor to Support Life Science and Biotech Startups with Outsourced R&D Services

September 7, 2017

LabCentral Selects Science Exchange Platform to Support Life Science and Biotech Startups with Outsourced R&D Services Cambridge-based LabCentral’s high-potential startups will now have access to the Science Exchange network of more than 2,500 qualified scientific service providers PALO ALTO, Calif. and CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Biotech innovation hub LabCentral today announced that it will partner with Science […]

How Big Data is Actively Impacting Healthcare

September 6, 2017

Big data has become a buzzword in the industry, Cello Health’s Elizabeth, Jackie, and Kimberly predict how it will actively impact the future of healthcare, providing real world examples. From streamlining the development of new therapies, helping to drive personalized treatment decisions, and facilitating demonstration of the real-world value of pharmaceutical products, big data should […]

marcus evans to Host the 2nd Annual Innovation Excellence for Life Sciences Conference on November 29-30, 2017 in Boston, MA

September 5, 2017

marcus evans will host the 2nd Annual Innovation Excellence for Life Sciences Conference on November 29-30, 2017 in Boston, MA. By attending this exclusive event, delegates will receive practical knowledge and tangible insights from leading innovation, R&D, corporate development and strategic alliance professionals on how to institute internal frameworks that foster cross-lateral participation in innovation, […]

Announcing the first Microbiome Futures – A Global Translational Roadmap

August 29, 2017

Global Engage is partnering with Nature Biotechnology to launch the first meeting of Microbiome Futures – A Global Translational Roadmap in New York next year. The congress, which will take place on May 23rd, 2018, will bring together key opinion leaders and will focus on laying out the technical challenges and strategic opportunities for basic […]

Grant Thornton names George Serafin national managing principal of Health Care and Life Sciences practice

August 15, 2017

ISELIN, N.J., August 10, 2017— Grant Thornton LLP has named George Serafin national managing principal of the firm’s Health Care and Life Sciences industry practice. In addition to his new national leadership role overseeing the delivery of audit, tax and consulting services within this industry group, he continues to lead Grant Thornton’s Advisory Services’ Health […]

Certara Introduces Externalization Technology to its D360 Scientific Informatics Platform

August 15, 2017

D360 Partner™ Provides Secure Data Access and Facilitates Collaboration on Drug Discovery Projects between Pharmaceutical Research Teams at Multiple Organizations Certara®, the global leader in model-informed drug development and regulatory science, today announced that it has added externalization technology to its D360 scientific informatics platform. The resulting new product, D360 Partner, facilitates collaboration between sponsors […]

WuXi’s Pharmaceutical Development Services Division Merges with STA

August 7, 2017

Shanghai, July 31, 2017: STA Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (STA) – a WuXi AppTec group company and the leading open-access capability and technology platform for small molecule pharmaceutical development and manufacturing – announces that it has merged with WuXi AppTec’s Pharmaceutical Development Services (PDS) division. The PDS division offers pre-formulation development, formulation development, as well as Clinical […]

Elsevier Launches The Hive for 2017 to Showcase Pharma and Biotech Startup Innovation

July 12, 2017

Application process for innovation hub now open – with a minimum of eight startups working on cutting-edge science to be selected Elsevier, the information analytics company specializing in science and health, has announced that applications and nominations for The Hive, its innovation hub for biotech and pharmaceutical startups, are now open. This year, at least […]

Specialist CRO expands pharmacovigilance capabilities

July 7, 2017

LONDON (UK) – (July 6, 2017) Quanticate has completed an investment initiative to upgrade its pharmacovigilance safety database and its in-house technology platform in preparation for the upcoming Article 2(3) of Directive 2010/84/EU that will impact the pharmaceutical industry later this year. The data-focused clinical research organisation (CRO) has made the move following the European […]

UBM EMEA pharma events reach over 100,000 attendees in Asia

July 5, 2017

Amsterdam, 4th July 2017: UBM EMEA announces that its CPhI events, the largest dedicated pharma exhibition series in the world, will welcome over 100,000 attendees to Asia in 2017. UBM hosts five CPhI events in the region – including industry flagships CPhI & P-MEC China, CPhI & P-MEC India, and CPhI Japan, as well as high […]

DDL to Exhibit at 7th edition PFS and Injectables Summit in San Diego

June 30, 2017

Recognizing the rapid developments in both technical and regulatory landscapes in injectable devices, the 7th edition PFS & Injectables Summit will return to San Diego with a growing audience and trending topics on September 25 – 27. With an increased focus on device quality and material safety, we are delighted to announce DDL’s joining as […]

CISCRP Recognizes WIRB-Copernicus Group’s Support and Donation to Clinical Trial Awareness and Education

June 27, 2017

The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP) is honored to recognize WIRB-Copernicus Group’s generous support of its Chicago event and donation to its clinical research education and outreach programs.   The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP), an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to educating patients and the […]

European biotech meets new company

June 26, 2017

This April Data MATRIX is proud to join the Bavarian biotech cluster and open its’ German office for international clients. Data MATRIX is a qualified provider for software, data management and biostatistics services for clinical trials. It is now introducing to the European market its’ EDC/IWRS and CTMS products, based on the unique approach to […]