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Quintiles is proposing to shut down a Phase 1 clinical trial unit in London which employs some 170 doctors and other staff, a company spokesperson tells WRAL TechWire.
Fortune's latest "Most Admired Companies" report includes Quintiles for the second straight year. IBM and AT&T crack the overall top 50, and Lenovo comes in at No. 3 among technology firms. Meanwhile, three "As" finished 1-2-3.
Quintiles reports quarterly earnings that top Wall Street expectations, and the business pipeline has CEO Tom Pike upbeat. "We believe we are well-positioned for the long-term with our $12.04 billion of backlog," he says.
In observance of Feb. 4 as "World Cancer Day," Terry Murdock, the head of the Oncology Center of Excellence at Quintiles, writes in a blog that "there is much to celebrate" this year in the fight against cancer.
With "apathetic" attitudes helping drive down life science industry stocks as part of a general market spiral, Quintiles CEO Tom Pike took to the airways Wednesday evening to defend his company and the biotech-related sector.
As digital health becomes more common in these days of emerging electronic medical records, wearable health devices and more, Quintiles is joining the growing number of companies seeking to capitalize on the world's biggest tech show: CES in Las Vegas. And Durham-based Validic exec will be leading the discussion in which Quintiles is participating.
Quintiles Transactional Holdings (NYSE:Q) reported third quarter earnings of $117.58 million or 94 cents a share, beating analyst expectations of 81 cents a share and a 44.6 percent increase compared to the same period last year.
Quintiles has named Kevin Gordon, currently serving as executive vice president, Operations and chief financial officer (CFO), has been promoted to chief operating officer (COO). The company also said Michael McDonnell is expected to join Quintiles in December 2015 as executive vice president, chief financial officer (CFO).
Quintiles has been named the market leader in Phase IV services for the third year in a row. That's according to the 2015 CRO Quality Benchmarking - Phase IV Service Providers Report from Industry Standard Research (ISR).
In today's Bulldog update of technology news: NC economic development package passes; 3 NC universities on most innovative list; Quintiles plans for Alzheimer's Day Monday; health IT startup to expand.
14M PCs run Windows 10; SciQuest profitable; Quintiles investors selling $500M in shares; Google's 'no' to right-to-be-forgotten; LinkedIn tumbles
In today's wrapup of technology and life science news: Microsoft says 14 million computers are running Windows 10; SciQuest turns a profit; Quintiles investors are selling $500 million in shares; Google says "no" to right-to-be-forgotten in France; and LinkedIn shares tumble despite good quarterly results.
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- Long-time CEO Stephen Wiehe exits SciQuest; new exec takes over
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- NC regulator OKs Duke Energy-Piedmont Natural Gas merger