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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – is expanding, opening an office for its Health Solutions office in Lund, Sweden.

The office will target several pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in the region.

RTI Health Solutions is a research and consulting services business unit that RTI launched in 2000. The group employs more than 200 people inn the U.S. and Europe.

"Many of our multinational projects have a Scandinavian component to them," said Birgitta von Scheele, who is the manager for the new office. "Our new facility, here in Lund, will help us continue to meet our clients’ needs."

RTI also has offices in the United Kingdom and Spain.