Quintiles http://wunc.org en New App Tells When It's Time To Take Your Meds And More http://wunc.org/post/new-app-tells-when-its-time-take-your-meds-and-more <p></p><p>There’s a new mobile phone app that can monitor your medications -- from pill reminders to warnings about drug interactions.</p><p>Durham-based Quintiles is providing the app for free for users of its <a href="https://www.mediguard.org/">MediGuard</a> service.&nbsp; Users can even gather information about medical research, according to this <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Gu8TQFQ-p8">YouTube video</a>.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:46:24 +0000 Leoneda Inge 28904 at http://wunc.org New App Tells When It's Time To Take Your Meds And More Quintiles Acquires Triangle Research Group Novella http://wunc.org/post/quintiles-acquires-triangle-research-group-novella <p>The Durham-based pharmaceutical company Quintiles is acquiring a Triangle research organization.&nbsp;</p><p>Quintiles announced Wednesday it reached a deal with Novella Clinical in Morrisville.&nbsp; Novella is an oncology and medical device research group with nearly 300 employees in the Triangle.&nbsp; The companies did not release the terms of the deal.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 20:11:03 +0000 Will Michaels 20765 at http://wunc.org Quintiles Acquires Triangle Research Group Novella Strong Demand For Quintiles Its First Day On NYSE http://wunc.org/post/strong-demand-quintiles-its-first-day-nyse <p>There seems to be strong investor demand on the New York Stock Exchange for North Carolina-based Quintiles.<br><br>Trading began today for the drug-testing company at $40 a share, and by mid-day – shares were up to almost $44.&nbsp; The price closed at $42.<br><br>Phil Bridges, a spokesman for Quintiles, says this is an iconic moment in the company's history. Thu, 09 May 2013 21:36:05 +0000 Leoneda Inge 15096 at http://wunc.org Strong Demand For Quintiles Its First Day On NYSE Quintiles Goes Public, Sets Share Price At $40 http://wunc.org/post/quintiles-goes-public-sets-share-price-40 <p></p><p></p><p>Trading on the New York Stock Exchange begins Thursday for <a href="http://www.quintiles.com/">North Carolina-based Quintiles</a>.</p><p>The company announced late Wednesday that it is selling about 23.7 million shares of its common stock to the public at $40 a share. That would raise nearly $950 million in this initial public offering for the bio-pharmaceutical services company. Thu, 09 May 2013 12:12:05 +0000 Leoneda Inge 15050 at http://wunc.org Quintiles Goes Public, Sets Share Price At $40 SAS Tops "World's Best" List http://wunc.org/post/sas-tops-worlds-best-list <p style="line-height: 15px; margin: 0px 0px 0.75em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);">Cary-based SAS has topped the grand-daddy of Best Places to Work lists.&nbsp; SAS is number one on the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces list.&nbsp; To make the Thu, 15 Nov 2012 12:30:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 5444 at http://wunc.org Quintiles To Open China Headquarters http://wunc.org/post/quintiles-open-china-headquarters <p>Durham-based Quintiles has had a strong presence in China for 15 years. Now it is building a headquarters there to serve nearby Asian countries.<br><br><strong>Leoneda Inge:&nbsp; </strong>Quintiles is building a 14-million dollar regional headquarters in Shanghai. The bio-pharmaceutical services company that manages clinical trials already has a presence in Beijing and Hong Kong.&nbsp; Phil Bridges is a spokesman for Quintiles.&nbsp; He says it was time to significantly expand lab testing capabilities in China.<br>&nbsp; Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:55:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 2312 at http://wunc.org