December 16, 2011
Laboratory testing and diagnostics firm LabCorp has secured the greater than 90 percent of shares in Orchid that allowed the company to proceed with a short-form merger, meaning the deal could go through without a shareholders meeting.
December 8, 2011
However, as part of the deal LabCorp must sell paternity testing business done for U.S. government to another firm.
November 19, 2011
There is no shortage of companies angling for financial backing of new therapies and diagnostics in personalized medicine. But will challenges of regulations, reimbursements, costs and technical requirements be overcome?
November 17, 2011
SciQuest wins Texas hospital business; ChannelAdvisor adds 26 auto dealers; LabCorp extends Orchid Cellmark offer; Bayer CropScience names new exec; Red Hat Summit seeks papers.
Updated November 15, 2011
Senators ask the company to provide information about discounted or below cost lab services offered to managed care organizations and payers in exchange for referrals of other laboratory testing business to LabCorp.
October 11, 2011
LabCorp extends stock offer; Synexcis signs reseller; SciQuest joins two trade groups; Precision BioSciences files patent suit.
August 10, 2011
The lab testing giant's clinical trials services group will work with the Murdock group at the N.C. Research Campus to develop new diagnostics, biomarker assays.
June 1, 2011
Burlington-based Laboratory Corporation of America says it has agreed to buy Canada-based Clearstone Central Laboratories.
May 18, 2011
The Burlington-based lab testing firm says the Federal Trade Commission has asked for more information about the deal.
Updated April 21, 2011
According to an internal memo, the lab testing giant is preparing to cut 146 positions from a Genzyme operation that the company acquired. The jobs reportedly will be moved to LabCorp's headquarters in Burlington.
April 7, 2011
The Burlington-based lab testing firm plans to pay cash for Orchid Cellmark, which focuses on identity testing services.
February 10, 2011
Annual revenues top $5 billion for the global laboratory testing company.
February 1, 2011
The drug testing firm publishes "Virology Report," which it says is "an unprecedented resource" for testing data.
December 6, 2010
Dierdre Connelly will be joined by LabCorp, Talecris, venture firm NEA and Holostic executives as keynote presenters.