Medidata has teamed up with Shyft Analytics to use real-world evidence data to inform drug development strategies.

Sands Capital Ventures and Sequoia India have led precision oncology player Mitra Biotech to a $27.4 million Series B round.

Trialbee has added ex-Lundbeck CEO Ulf Wiinberg and former Bristol-Myers Squibb SVP Lars Birgerson to its board of directors.

Daiichi Sankyo has struck a deal to use Veeva Systems’ cloud platform to store its eTMFs and other R&D files.

Google's Art Levinson-helmed biotech Calico has hired Daphne Koller to build and lead its computational biology and machine learning team.

Synthego has emerged from stealth mode equipped with guide RNA products for use in CRISPR/Cas9 genome engineering.

The team that founded Firecrest Clinical and led it to a takeout by CRO Icon has raised $6 million for its next startup, teckro.

TrialReach has named former Google Ventures Europe partner Eze Vidra as its chief innovation officer.