Shyft Analytics has raised $12.5 million in a Series B round led by Medidata and the VC wing of McKesson.

Otsuka Pharmaceutical is looking to banish paper from clinical trials by working to prepare a 100% e-platform for use in Phase III.

Researchers at MIT have developed a framework to ensure genetic data can be shared freely without putting individuals’ privacy at risk.

Illumina has tasked FlowJo with developing data analysis software to support its expansion into high-throughput sequencing of single cells.

AstraZeneca has teamed up with Repositive to share molecular data from patient-derived xenografts.

Florence Healthcare has picked up seed funding to help clinical trial sites switch from paper files to the cloud.

Immuno-oncology upstart Forty Seven has tapped Medidata for technology as it gears up for two early-stage clinical trials.

The Garvan Institute has founded a whole genome sequencing subsidiary, given it access to an Illumina HiSeq X Ten and tapped DNAnexus for its cloud platform.

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