Quintiles offers 100 jobs to Merck Serono workers; LSK Global PS becomes first Korean partner to get Medidata accreditation;

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> Quintiles has emerged as a hero for Merck Serono, offering jobs to one-fifth of its workforce directly affected by the impending closure of the Merck KGaA unit's Geneva headquarters. Story

> South Korea's LSK Global PS has become the first Korean partner to achieve accreditation from Medidata Solutions. Release

> Quotient Clinical and Capsugel are collaborating to address the drug delivery challenges of poorly soluble molecules with limited oral bioavailability. More

> Manufacturing company Abaxis has entered a deal to deliver 300 of its Piccolo Xpress devices for a four-year clinical drug trial. The shoebox-sized device can perform multichemistry panels, providing results in minutes, according to the company's website. Release

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