PPD

Clinical Ink announces CentrosHealth Platform captures medical device data

Friday, July 24, 2015

Clinical Ink, a Winston-Salem, N.C.-based provider of eSource solutions for clinical trials, has updated CentrosHealth, a mobile patient engagement platform, to include streamlined connectivity for a wide range of medical devices. Medical device connectivity is powered by the 2net Mobile Platform from Qualcomm Life, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc. This new platform was developed with cooperation from Novartis and PPD, which also are supporting a pilot clinical study before broad commercial use.

[Read More]

Society for Clinical Research Sites launches program for Asia-Pac Site Solutions Summit

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

The Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS), a global trade organization fully dedicated to representing the interests of clinical research sites, has announced a program for the 2015 Asia-Pac Site Solutions Summit. The Asia-Pac Site Solutions Summit will be July 30-31, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. The Summit is open to clinical research investigators, site executives and industry stakeholders.

[Read More]

ClinTec International expands into South Africa

Monday, June 15, 2015

Global CRO ClinTec International has expanded with a Regional Hub Office for Sub-Saharan Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa. Aligning with new client partnerships, the office will support region wide clinical research services including a significant new clinical FSP assignment with a global biotechnology major where ClinTec is the sole FSP partner for South Africa. 

[Read More]

PPD, HealthCore collaborate

Monday, June 15, 2015

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), based in Wilmington, N.C., and HealthCore, based in Wilmington, Del., are collaborating to further expand their services in the pre- and post-approval research market with the aim of helping biopharmaceutical clients demonstrate more quickly and cost effectively how their products will perform and benefit patients in the real world.

[Read More]

PPD Laboratories opens central lab in Shanghai

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Global CRO PPD has opened a central laboratory in Shanghai, China, to deliver global scientific and technical lab expertise to meet growing client demand for these services in China. The new facility, which has been established in association with Shanghai Clinical Research Center (SCRC), will provide high-quality data across a range of technologies and applications for all phases of pharmaceutical development.

[Read More]

PPD appoints Jon Denissen VP GMP laboratory services

Friday, April 3, 2015

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD) has appointed Jon Denissen, Ph.D., as vice president of good manufacturing practices (GMP) laboratories. Denissen brings over 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and CRO industries. He is based in PPD’s GMP lab facility in Middleton, Wis.

[Read More]