The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the World Health Organisation have intensified investigations into India’s clinical research firms, industry officials said, after recent probes revealed two leading firms had violated standards. The scrutiny is likely to further hurt India’s reputation as a global pharmaceutical hub, as it follows sanctions imposed by the FDA […]

Boston, Mass.-based PAREXEL International (PRXL), a contract research organization (CRO), in conjunction with its earning guidance Tuesday, also indicated it would be laying off 850 people as part of restructuring. The restructuring process is company-wide with the goal of improving productivity and efficiency, simplifying the company’s organization and streamlining decision-making. As part of the job […]

Provides clients with broad range of standardized lab testing services and capabilities WILMINGTON, N.C. (April 20, 2015) – Pharmaceutical Product Development LLC (PPD) has opened a central laboratory in Shanghai, China, to deliver global scientific and technical laboratory expertise to meet growing client demand for these services in China. The new facility, which has been […]

-Technology and Industry Leader to Head eClinical Business Unit-    NEWTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA, April 20, 2015 – BioClinica®, Inc., a specialty clinical trials services and technology provider, today announced that Mukhtar Ahmed, a recognized business leader within the life sciences, healthcare and technology sectors, will join BioClinica on April 20th as President of its Global eClinical […]