Biomarkers & Diagnostics: Growing Influence on Drug Development for NAFLD/NASH

Biomarkers and diagnostics are playing an ever-increasing role in drug development. Personalized medicines, defined as drug therapies used alongside specific diagnostic tests, topped 40% of all FDA approvals in 2018. Across biopharma, drug developers increased their utilization of selection biomarkers, significantly improving the probability of success for their clinical programs.1, …

Patient Intelligence: Designing Clinical Trials in the COVID-19 Era

In the age of COVID-19, patients can’t wait for new vaccines and therapies to come to the market. That is why even in these challenging times, Covance has been focused more than ever on understanding the patient perspective on clinical trial participation. As social distancing has become the new normal, …

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Covance and LabCorp Deliver Unmatched COVID-19 Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications

We’re in this together: How Covance and LabCorp are delivering unmatched acceleration of COVID-19 diagnostic and therapeutic applications Accelerating much needed COVID-19 testing, vaccines and treatment options across the world can’t be done alone. We’re in this together and ready to apply our unique combination of solutions that blend Covance …

Covance Becomes First Major Central Laboratory in Japan to Add Anatomic Pathology and Histology Services

In an effort to help clients get faster clinical trial results and support development of today’s novel therapies, Covance recently expanded its Asia-Pacific footprint by becoming the first major central laboratory in Japan to add anatomic pathology and histology (APH) services at its Kawagoe facility. Learn more about how this …

Speeding Hand Disinfectant Products into the EU Market in Response to the Demand Driven by Covid-19

An unprecedented challenge The coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic has increased the demand for hand disinfectants, driven by recommendations from bodies such as the WHO. Hand washing is a vital measure for reducing the risk of contracting the virus. The WHO specifically recommends that all individuals “Regularly and thoroughly clean your hands …

Employee Raises $40K+ for Cancer Center after being Cured from Tongue Cancer

After earning a dual degree in chemistry and business at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Joshua had been growing his career at Covance, LabCorp’s drug development business, for seven years, starting as a quality assurance auditor before becoming a study coordinator and an associate pharmacokineticist. He considered himself healthy, which is …