News Archive of CenterWatch - Clinical Trials

Sanofi's $20 billion Genzyme buy could fuel a big pharma-biotechnology acquisition trend02-22-11
New Quintiles initiative saves investigative sites the time, and cost, of patient recruitment advertising02-22-11
Technology companies adapt interactive video concepts for clinical trial informed consent02-14-11
CRI buys Lifetree, combining investigative sites on both coasts and across all trial phases02-14-11
New $1b NIH center will tackle early-stage drug development to ease industry risk of failure02-07-11
MMG hosts forum to examine causes of, solutions to low Hispanic and Latino clinical trial participation02-07-11
Pfizer cuts jobs in Connecticut, adds in Massachusetts02-01-11
The CenterWatch Monthly February 201102-01-11
Healthcare advertising awards expand to include marketing campaigns for clinical trials01-31-11
inVentiv Health buys i3 divisions, Campbell Alliance, allowing it to compete with CRO industry's big players01-31-11
Competition aims to recognize, reward skilled U.S. clinical researchers and raise industry profile01-24-11
Large SMOs Synexus and Radiant head to India seeking large pool of treatment-na´ve patients01-24-11
FDA issues 19 action items to improve transparency01-18-11
NEWMEDS creates largest pool of international clinical trial data to advance psychiatric drug research01-18-11
Knowledge of trial process can drive away volunteers01-10-11
Sponsors must consider the challenges as well as advantages when moving trials to emerging markets01-10-11
Maryland woos away top deputy at the FDA01-05-11
The CenterWatch Monthly January 201101-04-11
Florida site group goes global with Panama City office01-03-11
Report: Drug discovery industry must embrace open source innovation to speed process, boost bottom lines01-03-11
Survey: relationship between FDA and life sciences industry deteriorating, delays in review process cited12-13-10
It's holiday bonus time?or is it? Investigative sites split on ethics of bonuses12-10-10
Grassroots advocacy uses family relationships,trust to bolster patient recruitment12-06-10
Via Science creates predictive models to help sponsors better use complex research data 12-06-10
Roche to cut 4,800 jobs in global restructuring plan12-02-10
The CenterWatch Monthly December 201011-29-10
MyClin offers virtual communities for sponsors, CROs, sites to stay connected during trials11-29-10
Small biotechs receive $1 billion in U.S. tax credits, grants to create jobs, speed drug development11-29-10
FDA: Generic transdermal patches should be tested in divergent climates11-22-10
Lack of recruitment, missed patient visits among new researchers? common mistakes11-22-10
Site Solutions survey: Lack of operating capital, cash flow plague investigative sites11-15-10
U.S. Chamber of Commerce mission to India focuses on collaboration, innovation in growing biosimilars market11-15-10
Grants awarded to research benefits of adaptive clinical trial design, identify barriers 11-08-10
ProPublica report: big pharma paid hundreds of physicians over $100,000 in speaking fees11-08-10
CISCRP takes its AWARE educational events for clinical research nationwide with webcast Saturday11-02-10
The CenterWatch Monthly November 201011-01-10
P.I.s used blood transfusions to help patients meet eligibility criteria for clinical trials11-01-10
BioClinica stockholder calls for executives to resign, as CEO says new eclinical push still ramping up10-26-10
IMS Health forecast: Global pharmaceutical market poised for growth in 2011 to $880 billion10-25-10
Site Solutions Summit honors Eli Lilly, PPD with Eagle Awards10-20-10
Goodwyn IRB launches 'site university? to apply good clinical practices to real-life situations10-19-10
NIH official sees need to evaluate effectiveness of IRBs in protecting study volunteers10-18-10
Quintiles expands its Prime Site program with Arizona State, South Korea strategic partnerships10-12-10
More big pharmaceuticals join trend of partnering with CROs to cut costs, speed drug development10-11-10
Massachusetts solidifies position as a haven for biotech jobs10-07-10
FDA issues rule on safety reporting10-05-10
Nonprofit group takes its cue from online gaming to find innovative ways to speed medical research 10-05-10
Covance and Sanofi-aventis ink landmark 10-year, $2.2 billion R&D outsourcing partnership 10-04-10
The CenterWatch Monthly October 201010-01-10
Covance and Sanofi-Aventis sign 10-year, $2.2 billion strategic R&D alliance09-30-10
Eli Lilly expands its outsourcing partnership with i3 Statprobe09-28-10
PPD establishes phase I site network spanning the nation as sponsors seek quicker results09-27-10
Yale Medical Group adopts conflicts-of-interest policy09-27-10
Chicago HIV researcher ?vindicated? by FDA in clinical trial fraud case09-21-10
Four clinical research firms become one global services organization to target niche areas09-20-10
Fortune ranking of fastest-growing companies illustrates the cyclical performance of CRO sector09-14-10
Report: Sponsors must consider patient motivation, partner with CROs for successful trial recruiting09-13-10
MediciGlobal's L2FU tracks down, contacts missing clinical trials patients 09-07-10
New index shows CROs far outpacing pharma in hiring09-07-10
CenterWatch Monthly September 201009-01-10
First commercial IRB opens in Indiana to fill geographic gap and attract clinical research08-31-10
Parexel introduces temperature control process08-30-10
Competitors MDCI and CDSS form cross-continental CRO partnership08-30-10
Synexus sees clinical trials rise 25% in Hungary08-24-10
Merck partners with Alectos to develop new type of Alzheimer's treatment 08-23-10
Medco Health Solutions to acquire United BioSource in $730 million all-cash deal08-23-10
ClinTec partners with Elephant Capital for Asia Pacific expansion08-19-10
ActivMed opens N.H. research center08-17-10
Pharmacy benefits manager Medco Health Solutions buys UBC in $730 million all-cash deal08-16-10
Investors to roll three acquisitions into one adaptive trials CRO08-16-10
Lambda acquires Biovail's early phase unit08-10-10
Alzheimer's Association launches TrialMatch 08-09-10
WuXi reports 2Q revenue growth after Charles River deal fails08-06-10
Quintiles relocates European HQ08-05-10
CenterWatch Monthly August 201008-04-10
PPD, Microsoft help manage REMS programs08-04-10
Encorium Group acquires vaccine CRO08-03-10
Duke puts PI on leave, suspends enrollment in three studies 08-02-10
QPS completes acquisition of Xendo07-30-10
Bostwick in partnership with American International Biotechnology 07-29-10
PharmaNet in collaboration with Abacus International07-28-10
BIO Ventures for Global Health expands to West Coast07-27-10
ACRO hails proposed privacy rule to help simplify clinical research07-26-10
Biotech sector garners $1.3 billion in quarterly venture capital investing, up 59% 07-26-10
Survey: Researchers Value Training07-21-10
Partnership Assists Patient Recruitment07-20-10
Saint Joseph's Opens Phase I Unit in Atlanta07-20-10
UBC to Continue Growth Strategy with New $150 Million in Funding07-19-10
Victoria University launches Clinical Research Diploma07-14-10
CRO Quintiles Opens First Prime Site in Asia07-14-10
Aptuit Acquires GlaxoSmithKline's Research?Operations in Italy07-13-10
Business Process Management Firm Pegasystems Launches Life Sciences Vertical07-12-10
ClinTec International launches US headquarters07-09-10
FDA Inspecting Few Overseas Sites07-08-10
UBC Secures additional $150 million07-07-10
Synexus Expands Operations in Poland07-07-10
Doctor Sentenced to Six Months for Faking Study Results07-07-10
CenterWatch Monthly July 201007-06-10
PRA International Opens Phase I Facility in Hungary07-02-10
PPD Named Best CRO in Asia 07-01-10
UBC Opens Office In Germany07-01-10
AAHRPP Accredits Eight Institutions06-30-10
Quintiles Expands Number of Strategic Site Relationship Managers06-29-10
Kendle Opens New Operations Center in India 06-28-10
BBK Introduces Patient Recruitment Franchise Program 06-25-10
Covance Opens Biorepository in Indiana06-24-10
SAFE-BioPharma Signing up Sites, CROs06-23-10
RPS to Raise $100 Million in IPO 06-23-10
Parexel Hires Former FDA, MHRA Regulators 06-22-10
PPD Names CIO and EVP for Global Clinical Development06-21-10
Phlexglobal Expands into the U.S. 06-18-10
Merck Launches Oncology Network, Reduces Sites06-17-10
Medical Research Funding at Baylor Still Strong 06-16-10
Combined Industry Trial Data on Alzheimer's Disease Made Widely Available to Researchers06-15-10
Clearstone Central Laboratories Winds Down Cardiac Services Business06-11-10
Site-less, PI-less Trials?06-10-10
Clinical Research Atlanta Site Adds Phase I/IIa Unit06-09-10
eResearchTechnology Completes CareFusion Acquisition06-08-10
University of North Carolina, Olympus Open Advanced Imaging Center06-07-10
Novotech Becomes Medidata Solutions? Partner 06-04-10
CenterWatch Monthly June 201006-03-10
Coker Named Vice President of US Oncology Research06-02-10
PPD Launches Expert Community for Online Exchange of Industry Views06-01-10
ClinTec Launches Global Academy of Clinical Research Excellence in Dubai05-28-10
Parexel Adds Two Locations in China05-27-10
SCPMG Becomes Quintiles? Fourth Prime Site05-26-10
Pfizer Partners with Washington University School of Medicine 05-25-10
BBK Worldwide Partners with CROee in Japan05-24-10
Chiltern Expands in Asia-Pacific 05-21-10
Firecrest Clinical Appoints New CEO05-20-10
Sentry BioPharma Signs Preferred Partnership05-19-10
Chiltern Joins ACRO05-18-10
Covance Launches Discovery and Translational Services Division05-17-10
Cedra Appoints New CEO05-13-10
WuXi Reports 36% Revenue Growth, Prepares for Sale to Charles River05-12-10
Regulatory Affairs Society Provides Regulatory Course Content to Chinese University05-11-10
Prostate Cancer Foundation Invests in Young Investigators05-10-10
PPD Opens CRO's Largest Safety Center in Bulgaria05-07-10
Cost Cuts Start to Pay Off for Kendle05-06-10
Cost-Cuts Start to Pay Off for Kendle05-06-10
BioClinica Reports Flat Earnings, Adjusts 2010 EPS Guidance05-05-10
Aptium Oncology Launches Myeloma Research Network as IOM Calls for Improvements in Cancer Research05-05-10
CenterWatch Monthly May 201005-04-10
UBC Acquires Abt's Bio-Pharma Business05-03-10
ACRP Certification for CRCs, CRAs Receives NCCA Accreditation05-03-10
ERT to Acquire Respiratory Diagnostics Core Lab for $81M 04-30-10
Covance Profits Down 3% in Q1 as Central Lab Division Suffers Project Delays04-29-10
Parexel Profits Rebound in Q304-28-10
ICON Earnings Flat in Q104-27-10
PPD Reports Big Drop in Q1 Earnings, Opens Chinese Vaccine Facility04-27-10
Charles River Labs to Acquire WuXi PharmaTech for $1.6B04-26-10
Pfizer Warned by FDA for Inadequate Monitoring in Peds Study04-23-10
Almac Group Partners with Queen's University Belfast, Will Open New U.S. Headquarters04-22-10
PRA Expands into New Zealand04-21-10
Covance to Close Preclinical Site04-20-10
ACRO Funds Global Healthcare Innovation Management Center04-19-10
Oracle to Acquire Phase Forward for $685M04-16-10
UBC Partners with Clearstate to Serve Asia-Pacific04-16-10
Independent Review Consulting, Ethical Review Committee Complete Merger04-15-10
Chiltern Buys Stake in IRT Company04-14-10
Chiltern Buys Stake in IRT04-14-10
Parexel Releases eClinical Platform for Late-Stage Clinical Trials04-13-10
Clinical Research Advantage Expanding to Las Vegas, Omaha04-12-10
Guest Commentary: Risk-Share Models in Patient Recruitment--An Insider's View of Metrics and Payment Markers04-09-10
CenterWatch Monthly April 201004-08-10
Medpace Buys Medical Device CRO Symbios04-07-10
i3 Takes on PRO Measurement with QualityMetric Deal04-07-10
ICON Opens Office in Philippines04-06-10
BioClinica Buys TranSenda, Adds CTMS to Service Offerings04-05-10
Total AAHRPP-Accredited Organizations Tops 20003-31-10
New Worldwide Executive Director Shares DIA's Vision at EuroMeeting03-30-10
MDS? Early-Stage CRO Reborn as Celerion03-29-10
PPD Expands Efforts in Vaccine Research 03-29-10
Guest Commentary: Changes of Scope?The Clinical Study Budget Secret03-26-10
Monitor for Hire Receives Patent for Clinical Trial Monitor Matching Service03-25-10
Nextrials Gets CDISC Approval03-24-10
New York Hospital Uses Prepaid Cards to Pay Study Participants03-23-10
Medica Launches Research Institute, Plans to Move into Clinical Trials03-22-10
Sarah Cannon Names New CFO03-19-10
BioClinica, Health Decisions Broaden CRO Networks03-18-10
Kendle Updates Biostatistics Platform03-17-10
ClearTrial Launches Study Forecasting Service03-16-10
Covance-Lilly Deal Continues to Bloom03-15-10
INC Research Provides ePRO Services Through Invivodata Partnership03-12-10
Quintiles Expands Phase I Capacity in London03-11-10
Kendle to Open Third Office in India03-10-10
MDS Completes Sale of Discovery, Preclinical Portion of CRO03-09-10
University of Oklahoma, Sarah Cannon Partner on Early-Stage Cancer Research03-08-10
Clinical Trial Activity in Russia Dipped in 200903-05-10
WuXi Partners with Janssen to Meet GLP Standards in China Lab03-04-10
PPD to Invest $19M in Ireland Lab03-03-10
eResearch Technology Revenues Down 60% in ?0903-03-10
ICON Income Up 17%, Revenues Hold Steady03-02-10
CenterWatch Monthly March 201003-02-10
Healogica to Close, Plans to Sell Trial Matchmaking Technology03-01-10
Parexel Opens Third Early-Phase Unit in South Africa02-26-10
Chiltern, Charles River Labs Partner on Early-phase Studies02-26-10
Kendle Cutting Staff to Offset Drop in Sales02-25-10
PPD Opens First Office in Philippines, Expands Operations in India02-25-10
INC Research Launches Alliance Partnerships Program02-24-10
Quintiles Adds Anatomic Pathology Services to China Lab02-23-10
ResearchPoint Global Continues to Grow, Add CRO Partners02-22-10
German CRO Clinicalprojects Plans to Open First Foreign Office02-19-10
Chiltern Opens Office in Argentina02-18-10
Biologics to Manage Cancer Study for National Marrow Donor Program02-18-10
BBK Worldwide Opens First West Coast Office02-17-10
RadPharm, Medifacts Merge into CoreLab Partners02-16-10
UBC Opens First Office in Asia-Pac02-15-10
Oracle Product Improves Transparency in Multi-site Trials02-12-10
SIRO Clinpharm Partners with DreamCIS in South Korea02-11-10
BioClinica Revenues Flat in ?0902-11-10
MDS Pharma to be Split, Sold to Ricerca and Private Investment Firm02-10-10
Clinilabs Partners with Renal Research Institute02-10-10
PPD Profits Fall Short in 200902-09-10
Palm Beach Research Benefits from Close of Radiant West Palm Beach02-08-10
?09 Acquisitions Bring Phase Forward Revenues Up, Profits Down02-05-10
Clinilabs Launches New Document Management System02-04-10
FDA Issues Draft Guidance for IRBs Conducting Continuing Review02-03-10
Quintiles Partners with Belgium Pharma Movetis in Commercialization Deal02-02-10
CenterWatch Monthly February 201002-01-10
PRA Partners with Oncopartners in Brazil01-29-10
Covance Revenue Up 8% in ?09, Plans for 10% Growth in ?1001-28-10
MDS Warns Shareholders Not to Expect Much from Early-Stage Sale01-28-10
PPD Sells Biomarker Business to Caprion01-27-10
Parexel Reports 33% Drop in Income, Ups Guidance01-26-10
Accurate Clinical Research Adds Second Location01-25-10
Quintiles Rebrands with ?New Health?01-25-10
Unimed CRO Retools Name, Management01-22-10
Medpace Acquires European CRO, Has Big Plans for Growth01-21-10
Charges Filed in Case of Fabricated Study Results01-21-10
PPD Plans for Single-Digit Growth01-20-10
ERT Plans to Grow Beyond eClinical01-19-10
Lindevall Returns as CEO of Encorium01-15-10
Pharmaron Beefs Up Preclinical Offerings with Bridge Labs China Acquisition01-14-10
Charles River Labs Halts Preclinical Operations at MA Facility01-13-10
WuXi AppTec Partners with Qiagen to Develop Biomarkers01-12-10
Independent Review Consulting, Ethical Review Committee Plan Merger01-11-10
MDS Appoints New CEO, Announces Changes to Executive Team01-08-10
InVentiv Expands REMS Business with ParagonRx Acquisition01-07-10
Pfizer Expands Relationship with Indian CRO TCG Lifesciences01-06-10
Fox Foundation Awards $2M to Postural Instability and Gait Research01-05-10
Fox Foundation Awards $2M to Postural Instability and Gait Research01-05-10
IQWiG Calls for Mandatory Clinical Trial Transparency in EU12-08-09
Synexus Acquisition of ClinPharm to Be Biggest Deal in Company History12-07-09
PPD Paying Cash for Acquisitions, Shelling Out $77M for BioDuro12-07-09
i3 Acquires Regulatory Services Company CanReg01-04-10
CenterWatch Monthly January 2010--
DIA Offers Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certification12-30-09
ZeeCRO Sells Bioanalytical Division12-29-09
AAHRPP Changes Process, Awards Fewer Accreditations12-28-09
Phase Forward Appoints First Chief Privacy Officer 12-24-09
Guest Commentary: SaaS and Pharmacovigilance?A Vital Partnership12-23-09
PPD and DiabetesAmerica Enter Exclusive Partnership12-22-09
ICON to Create Translational Medicine Unit in UK12-21-09
ICON Founder to Retire as Board Chairman12-18-09
Covance Opens Offices in Seoul, Mumbai12-17-09
SynRG Becomes First Russian Member of European Forum for Good Clinical Practice12-16-09
Prometrika and Boston Biotech Clinical Research Help Sponsors Create DMCs12-15-09
Covance to Expand Food Safety Services with New Lab, Kellogg Contract12-14-09
Guest Commentary: The New Age of Recruiting 12-11-09
Merck Serono Building Global R&D Center in Beijing12-10-09
ICON Receives FDA Warning Letter12-09-09