Keyword: QuintilesIMS

INC Research and inVentiv Health merge in another major CRO deal

Quintiles and IMS Health came together last year in a massive $19 billion megamerger, and now INC and inVentiv are looking to follow suit, combining into one new major company that will according to the pair make it the second largest biopharmaceutical outsourcing provider in the world.

Verona Pharma pens trial deal with QuintilesIMS for RPL554

Last year, Cardiff, U.K.-based Verona secured £44.7 million ($65.6 million) from big-name investors on both sides of the Atlantic for work on its PDE3/PDE4 inhibitor RPL554. It has now teamed up with the recently merged QuintilesIMS to help it run further studies of its leading med.