Posts tagged “Quintiles”

May 3

Premium Lock Quintiles merger Q&A: Local impact, why do the deal, more

Merger  Any time companies merger, they talk about cost savings and "synergies." That often means layoffs with redundant services and more often being cut. So will there be an immediate impact in Durham at Quintiles' global headquarters? And why merge with IMS Health Services? WTW asks a Quintiles exec for details.

Updated March 4

Premium Lock Quintiles to work with American College of Surgeons on data in attempt to improve patient outcomes

Quintiles            Quintiles has signed a services agreement with the American College of Surgeons to compile and use ACS data in an attempt to improve patient outcomes through a clinical registry platform.

March 4

Premium Lock Quintiles mulls closing clinical trial unit in London

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.

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Updated February 22

Premium Lock Quintiles is 'Most Admired' life sciences firm; IBM, AT&T crack top 50 Fortune list

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.

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Updated February 11

Premium Lock Quintiles earnings beat Street forecasts; CEO upbeat

Quintiles            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.

February 4

Premium Lock Quintiles exec on immunotherapy: 'It's working'

Cancer research  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.

Updated January 14

Premium Lock Quintiles defends company, CROs despite stock drops

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.

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Updated January 14

Premium Lock Report: CRO industry to grow at 6% a year through 2022

Medical research The contract research organization business, which has a big hub in the Triangle with numerous major players based in the region, is headed toward seven years of plenty, according to a new report.

Updated January 7

Premium Lock Quintiles hits CES, talking mHealth with Durham startup Validic

Quintiles            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.

December 3, 2015

Premium Lock INC Research wins prestigious award as top CRO

INC Research INC Research, a fast-growing life science contract research organization, is the winner of the prestigious Scrip Award as the top CRO for 2015. Quintiles and PPD were also finalists.

Updated November 24, 2015

Premium Lock Validic signs Quintiles as a client, effective immediately

Validic Quintiles becomes the latest client of Validic. The CRO will leverage Validic's platform to enrich the research experience for biopharmaceutical customers, researchers and patients.

November 10, 2015

Premium Lock Quintiles contributes open source code to ResearchKit

Quintiles            Quintiles has added open source code to ResearchKit framework, making it easier for developers to leverage health care data. The source code is available on GitHub.

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November 5, 2015

Premium Lock Quintiles executive chairman Dennis Gillings to step down

Dennis Gillings, Quintiles Founder (2015) Dennis Gillings, the founder and executive chairman of Quintiles will retire at the end of 2015. He'll remain on the board of directors. Jack M. Greenberg will succeed him.

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October 28, 2015

Premium Lock Quintiles Q3 earnings top analysts estimates

Quintiles            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.

October 20, 2015

Premium Lock Quintiles names new COO and CFO

Quintiles            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).

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October 12, 2015

Premium Lock Quintiles wins clinical research site award

Quintiles            Quintiles has been awarded the Society for Clinical Research Sites' (SCRS) 2015 Clinical Research Organization Eagle Award.

September 29, 2015

Premium Lock Beyond Statins: 2015 was a benchmark year for lipid lowering research

Li-Jung Tai, associate medical director, Quintiles Today is World Heart Day and to celebrate, Quintiles will turn its Durham building red. It also offers this look at new choices in lipid lowering drugs and what may be coming in the future.

September 28, 2015

Premium Lock Quintiles named market leader in Phase IV services

Quintiles            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).

Updated September 21, 2015

Premium Lock Alzheimer's Research: 100 years in the making

Alzheimer's inforgraphic Today (Monday, Sept. 21) is World Alzheimer's Day and Durham-based Quintiles offers, among its day-long events, this assessment of the problem and the progress made with hope for a solution.

Updated September 18, 2015

Premium Lock NC Economic development package; Most innovative universities; Alzheimer's Day; startup hiring

Bulldog 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.

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