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19 Feb, 2013Contract Research Organizations: Has the Future Arrived?


It’s not hard to find articles, blog posts, or market reports these days that state contract research organizations, and outsourcing in general, is the future for the pharmaceutical industry. What I haven’t seen, until today, is anyone claiming that future has arrived and become the present. An article published by Industrial Info Resources titled “Big Pharma Keeps CMOs and CROs on Speed Dial, an Industrial Info News Alert”[1] seems to do just that. Their opening line of the article’s abstract states, “Outsourcing can no longer be regarded as the wave of the future. At least in the case of the Pharmaceutical-Biotech Industry …”, but I’m not sure we are there just yet.

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29 Nov, 2012Pharmaceutical Outsourcing: A glimpse into the Future


Assay Depot’s Kevin Lustig and Chris Petersen were recently asked to co-author a book chapter on the future of Pharmaceutical Outsourcing. It is gratifying to see that once again Assay Depot is being recognized as a thought leader and game changer in the field of drug development. If you have been following our blog you will know that Kevin was recognized as one of The 100 most inspiring people in Drug Development by PharmaVoice, and that Assay Depot was selected as one of the 2012 finalists in the Red Herring Top 100, recognizing the most innovative global companies.

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20 Nov, 2012Pharmaceutical Outsourcing Growing in Asia


Pharmaceutical outsourcing of research services continues to grow and data is showing that Asia is seeing the biggest benefits [1]. The big pharmaceutical…

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20 Jul, 2011The Value of Private CRXs


The public marketplace is an excellent tool for most researchers, but it became increasingly apparent it wasn’t the right solution for large enterprises….

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21 Mar, 2011Using Assay Depot for Contract Pharmaceutical Research Outsourcing


When we at Assay Depot say that we help with pharmaceutical outsourcing, what types of services are we helping CROs deliver to researchers?…

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