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Dennis Gillings, the co-founder of Quintiles, and other investors in the world's largest life science services company, are looking to cash in on Quntiles' IPO from last year. According to an SEC filing made early Monday, they are offering some 17.5 million shares worth $939.3 million.
An analyst quizzed Quintiles executives about the company's 2013 purchase of near-by Novella. CFO Kevin Gordon and CEO Tom Pike had plenty of good things to say, especially the financial performance. They also said Quintiles continues to look for more deals.
Investors like the overall earnings report and forecast for the coming year. Shares climb in pre-market trading. Says Quintiles CEO Tom Pike. "We are well positioned entering 2014 with the largest backlog in the industry at $9.9 billion dollars which will fuel 2014 constant currency service revenue and earnings growth.
Quintiles says more cross-industry discussions involving all stakeholders - including patients - are needed to find ways to identify and deliver health care value. Read more about the findings from Quintiles' "Value is the Target" report.
Quintiles, the world's largest life science services company is now providing patient warnings and reminders about medication through a new mobile app.
Quintiles offers a free website and now a mobile app to help people deal with personal health issues, but the company also is taking steps - including staff who monitor the site and news - in order to ensure safety and to protect itself from lawsuits. "Q" management has obviously learned the lesson of the bad guy in Magnificent Seven: No good deed goes unpunished.
SAS to tout 'Big Ideas;' Sony TV service; Quintiles' new deal; Nortel settlement; Yahoo touts ads; Twitter co-founder's startup
Our Bulldog blog wrapup of the latest technology news: SAS has big plans for the National Retail federation show; Sony plans Internet-based TV service; Quintiles strikes info deal with Georgia firm; judge OKs Nortel deal; Yahoo unveils new services; Twitter co-founder launches new photo app.
Outcome, a division of pharmaceutical services provider Quintiles isn't limited to drug studies. The company analyzed knee injuries for the NFL and found that ACL injuries are down so far this season.
India's health ministry tells that country's Supreme Court that Quintiles treated survivors of the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster as "guinea pigs" who volunteered to participate in two clinical trials for drugs. In two instances, Quintiles did not meet some standards, the government says. Quintiles denies the charges.
Insiders and private equity backers of Quintiles sold nearly $95 million worth of stock in the company last week. So why are these sales happening now? WRALTechWire Insiders get the story.
Michael Mortimer, executive vice president and chief administration officer, at Quintiles has sold shares worth more than $8 million. He's the second senior executive officer to do so in the past week.
The world's largest lifer science company receives the top "Contract Research Organization" honor for the second consecutive year. Its Infosario Safety product wins the top honor for best technological development in clinical trials.
Quintiles executive John Ratliff is selling some of his stock in the biopharmaceutical services firm before he steps down at the end of the year. WRALTechWire Insiders can access the details.
In observation of World Diabetes Day on Thursday, made available a video, an informational graphic and a host of other information that - collectively that warns about the increasing threat posed by the disease worldwide. Affecting 366 million people worldwide, diabetes also accounts for a big percentage of healthcare costs. In 2011, the percentage was 11 percent. Dr. Erica Caveney of Quintiles discusses the state of the global fight - and what she feels is a bright future for diabetes patients.
Novella Clinical, a Quintiles acquisition focused on oncology and medical devices, has financial incentives to grow that business for its new parent. Learn how much of a payout Novella could earn.
BioAgilytix Labs, a fast-growing Durham laboratory providing contract testing for pharmaceutical, biotechnology and agricultural companies, has added new testing devices, more people, and is planning more space.
The world's largest life science services firm says business is looking good, but Wall Street turned sour on its stock. In its latest earnings report early Thursday, Quintiles increased its earnings forecast and says new business commitments are up 29 percent. However, revenue was flat in the just-completed quarter.