Global CRO INC Research has teamed up with a trade group of clinical research sites, lending its expertise in an effort to better integrate sponsors, CROs and investigators in the R&D process.
Contract outfit TKL Research has opened a new early-phase-focused clinic in Northern New Jersey, looking to capitalize on demand for Phase I services as it expands its footprint.
With the likes of Pfizer keen for clinical trial participants to track their personal health data--and Apple and Google readying to provide the technology--mobile and wearables look set to make an impact on research. But does the public want to give researchers access to their data?
Trialbee informs people about upcoming trials by talking directly to patient groups on social media and through mobile apps.
The merger expands the range of medical imaging services BioClinica can offer while also moving it into new areas, notably clinical trial services and patient recruitment.
Patient-recruitment specialist Synexus has opened an administrative center in Wroclaw, Poland, designed to oversee its expansion throughout Eastern Europe.
Quintiles has kicked off a study to determine whether early genomic profiling of cancer patients can help inform physician decisions and match the right participant with the right study, a method the CRO said could speed up the development process of personalized drugs.
Swiss CRO Psi is amping up its presence in Italy, the latest expansion for a clinical trial outfit looking to meet demand around the globe.
PPD has acquired Pennsylvania's Acurian, folding the company's clinical trial patient enrollment and retention services into its expanding eClinical operation.
Site management specialist Cenduit has made its first acquisition, buying Patient Reminders and rolling out a service that allows sponsors to communicate directly with clinical trial subjects.