Speaking the same language for quality metrics: Meet Sarah

“You say tomato, I say tomato,” were lyrics in a popular 1930s Gershwin song highlighting variations in dialects (to-may-to vs. to-mah-to). Nearly a century later, regional differences exist across dialects – and even within the terminology used by global companies. Even ours. With several early development laboratories across Covance, LabCorp’s …

Why pulmonary medications and inhalation technology are more relevant than ever in tackling worldwide health crises

With over half a billion people worldwide suffering from a chronic respiratory condition and cases of COVID-19 climbing above 25 million globally, pulmonary drug delivery via specialist inhalation devices is more relevant than ever. Pulmonary drugs offer the best potential for optimal delivery to the lungs while minimizing systemic side …

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Meet Me in 5: A cross-organizational team delivers a COVID-19 study in record time

Our “Meet Me in 5” series covers 5 people, topics or questions to illustrate how our business nurtures exceptional people, provides an energizing purpose and enables extraordinary potential in its employees’ careers. Every day counts in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s why Covance, LabCorp’s drug development business, was …

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Using LC-MS/MS to optimize the OECD 456 H295R steroidogenesis assay for sensitive and selective detection

Assessing in vitro steroidogenesis endpoints is an important early step in establishing the endocrine disruptor (ED) potential of your crop protection product. Many regulators worldwide now require this information as part of the registration and approval process; for example, in the E.U., the updated pesticide and biocide directives now requests …