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 […]

Norgine Expands Its Partnership With Apharm to Commercialise ZIVEREL® PLUS

November 9, 2017

AMSTERDAM, November 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —   Norgine B.V. today announced that it has expanded its partnership with Apharm s.r.l. by entering into an exclusive distribution deal for ZIVEREL® PLUS, a line extension of ZIVEREL®. This deal expands on Norgine’s existing collaboration with Apharm s.r.l. under which Norgine is distributing ZIVEREL® in Europe, Australia and […]

REPROCELL Chooses Science Exchange as the Preferred Partner to Increase Accessibility of its Predictive Drug Discovery Services

November 8, 2017

PALO ALTO, Calif.– Science Exchange, the world’s leading and most secure enterprise platform for outsourced research services and procurement of human biospecimens, announced today that REPROCELL has selected the Science Exchange platform as the primary marketplace to offer access to its predictive drug discovery assays for the biopharma research community. With REPROCELL as one of […]

Public-Private Partnerships to Bridge Demand-Supply Gap in Saudi’s Healthcare Sector

November 1, 2017

Government expenditure on healthcare across the globe is growing at a pace that is unlikely to be sustainable unless new funding sources are found. As this reality dawns, governments around the world are increasingly looking to Public Private Partnerships  (PPPs) to build effective healthcare systems. While providing healthcare is largely recognised as the responsibility of […]

Clinerion expands the global coverage of its services in the Americas, adding 60 million patients in North America via partnership with Provisio Inc.

October 30, 2017

Clinerion has expanded its geographic coverage to include over 60 million patients in the USA, via a strategic partnership with Provisio Inc. Clinerion now has a truly global footprint for its services for clinical trial patient search and identification, and data generation for real-world evidence and market access activities. Clinerion leverages the electronic health records […]

iSpecimen and Science Exchange Announce Technology Integration to Allow Instant Access to Human Biospecimens

October 30, 2017

Scientists in search of human biospecimens can now search the iSpecimen Marketplace via Science Exchange as part of one seamless experience LEXINGTON, Mass. and PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 24, 2017 —iSpecimen and Science Exchange today announced a marketplace technology integration that will allow Science Exchange users to directly search for biospecimens available in the iSpecimen Marketplace […]

Abbvie, Alector To Develop Novel Treatments For Alzheimer’s Disease

October 26, 2017

AbbVie has collaborated with Alector to develop and commercialize new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders.   Under the deal, the companies will study a portfolio of antibody targets, of which AbbVie will have global development and commercial rights to two targets.   Alector has developed an advanced immuno-neurology technology platform to simultaneously […]

Laboratory Informatics Leaders to Gather in Philadelphia

October 24, 2017

Philadelphia, PA  (October 20)  IQPC’s  14th Laboratory Informatics Summit, the nation’s foremost event addressing innovative solutions to leverage the modern lab will take place in Philadelphia, PA, this December 4-6, 2017. This summit will focus on key themes at the forefront of news today, such as leveraging the latest in machine learning to prepare for […]

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 […]

Eli Lilly to Pursue mRNA Cancer Vaccines with CureVac Pact

October 19, 2017

Eli Lilly is getting a foothold in messenger RNA (mRNA) cancer vaccines through a deal with CureVac that could develop up to five new therapies.   Indianapolis-based Lilly (NYSE: LLY) will pay CureVac, headquarted in Germany, $50 million up front, plus make an equity investment in the company valued at nearly $53 million, according to […]

AbbVie and Harpoon Therapeutics Announce Immuno-Oncology Research Collaboration

October 19, 2017

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), a global biopharmaceutical company, and Harpoon Therapeutics, a biotechnology company developing novel T-cell recruiting biologic therapies, announced today that they have entered an immuno-oncology research collaboration. The goal of the collaboration is to incorporate Harpoon’s tri-specific T-cell activating construct […]

Circuit Clinical and ePatientFinder Partner To Create Largest Research Site Network in U.S.

October 18, 2017

Austin, Texas and Buffalo, NY (Oct. 17, 2017) – ePatientFinder®, a research delivery network and leader in electronic health record (EHR) patient identification, and Circuit Clinical, a practice-based clinical research site network, today announced a partnership that will create the largest and highest-performing clinical research site network in the U.S. Together the two companies serve […]

Protalix BioTherapeutics Enters into an Exclusive Ex-US Partnership with Chiesi Farmaceutici for the Development and Commercialization of PRX-102 (pegunigalsidase alfa) for the Treatment of Fabry Disease

October 18, 2017

CARMIEL, Israel, Oct. 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American:PLX) (TASE:PLX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic proteins expressed through its proprietary plant cell-based expression system, ProCellEx®, today announced an Ex-US license and collaboration agreement with Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A., or Chiesi, for pegunigalsidase alfa, or PRX-102, […]

Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) Extends Strategic Partnership with TARGET PharmaSolutions for TARGET-NASH

October 13, 2017

CHAPEL HILL, N.C, Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — TARGET PharmaSolutions, Inc., a real-world clinical data company, is pleased to announce that Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) has extended its strategic partnership for TARGET-NASH to a multi-year agreement. Bristol-Myers Squibb is committed to the discovery and development of medicines for fibrosis, including NASH.   TARGET-NASH is a longitudinal […]

Albumedix, Oslo University Hospital and University of Oslo establish strategic research collaboration

October 3, 2017

Press Release: Copenhagen, Denmark: Albumedix has announced that it has signed a strategic research agreement with Oslo University Hospital and University of Oslo. The three organisations will work together to improve understanding of the interaction between bioengineered albumin variants and the neonatal Fc receptor (FcRn). The aim will be to establish an in-depth molecular, cellular […]

Geisinger and Boehringer Ingelheim Collaborate to Create Predictive Model

September 28, 2017

DANVILLE, Pa., RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — In an effort to improve health outcomes of people with type 2 diabetes, Geisinger and Boehringer Ingelheim, on behalf of its diabetes alliance with Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY), today announced a major collaboration to develop a risk-prediction model for three critical health […]

pSivida Partners with Global Pharmaceuticals Company to Develop Sustained Release Formulations of Glaucoma Drugs

September 26, 2017

WATERTOWN, Mass., Sept. 26, 2017 — pSivida Corp. (NASDAQ:PSDV) (ASX:PVA), a leader in the development of sustained release drug products and technologies, has signed an agreement with a major global pharmaceutical company to develop two glaucoma drugs with pSivida’s proprietary sustained release technology. This agreement builds upon the positive results seen in pre-clinical studies demonstrating […]

Pharming Group N.V. and HAEi International Patient Organization Announce Partnership with Inceptua Medicines Access for “HAEi Global Access Program”

September 26, 2017

LEIDEN, Netherlands and LUXEMBOURG, September 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —   Allows hereditary angioedema (HAE) patients in all countries to gain access to RUCONEST via Medicines Access Program   Pharming Group N.V in association with HAEi, the international umbrella organization for the world’s Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) patient groups, announce the appointment of Inceptua Medicines Access as […]

Novartis and The Max Foundation transform pioneering cancer access program for people in lower-income countries

September 22, 2017

Basel, September 22, 2017 – Novartis announced a new collaboration with The Max Foundation to support continued access to treatment at no cost for nearly 34,000 current patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), gastrointestinal tumors (GIST) and other rare cancers. The two organizations have been long-time collaborators in providing access to care for patients in […]

iMedicare and Mirixa Announce Partnership to Optimize Medication Adherence Services

September 21, 2017

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iMedicare, the leading decision automation platform for pharmacies, and Mirixa Corporation, a leading healthcare technology and services company offering Medication Therapy Management (MTM), adherence, and other pharmacist-delivered patient care services, today announced their partnership to integrate patient counseling opportunities into the workflow of thousands of community pharmacies.   iMedicare and Mirixa announce partnership […]

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 […]

Basilea announces distribution agreement with Cardiome to commercialize antibiotic Zevtera®/Mabelio® (ceftobiprole) in Europe and Israel

September 12, 2017

Basel, Switzerland, September 12, 2017 – Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. (SIX: BSLN) announced today that Basilea Pharmaceutica International Ltd. (Basilea) has entered into a distribution agreement with Cardiome Pharma Corp. (Cardiome; NASDAQ: CRME, TSX: COM) for Basilea’s antibiotic Zevtera®/Mabelio® (ceftobiprole) in Europe (excluding Nordic countries) and Israel. Under the terms of the agreement, Cardiome is granted […]

Galena Biopharma and BioVascular, Inc. Reaffirm GALE-401 Partnership

September 11, 2017

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Galena Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:GALE), a biopharmaceutical company developing hematology and oncology therapeutics that address unmet medical needs, today announced it has reaffirmed its partnership with BioVascular, Inc. regarding the development of GALE-401. Working in conjunction with SELLAS Life Sciences, Galena’s proposed merger candidate, BioVascular has withdrawn […]

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 […]