PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Our customers and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With more than 28,000 professionals worldwide, PPD has conducted clinical trials in more than 100 countries to help customers deliver life-changing therapies to improve health. We apply innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a firm commitment to quality to bend the cost and time curve of drug development and optimize value. For more information, visit www.ppd.com.
ImmunXperts is now a part of Nexelis, your partner for what’s next in assay and biomarker development, advanced laboratory testing, and translational immunology. ImmunXperts brings an unrivaled ability to efficiently develop immunogenicity and immuno-oncology in vitro assays – to address both wanted and unwanted immunity for novel modalities.
Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and the environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies.
In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 50,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries, operating more than 800 laboratories. Performing over 450 million tests every year, Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing.
Eurofins is one of the fastest growing listed European companies. Since its IPO on the French stock exchange in 1997, Eurofins’ sales have increased by 35% each year (in compound average) to over EUR 4.5 billion in 2019.
Evotec is a life science company with a unique business model that delivers on its mission to discover and develop highly effective therapeutics and make them available to the patients. The Company’s multimodality platform comprises a unique combination of innovative technologies, data and science for the discovery, development, and production of first-in-class and best-in-class pharmaceutical products. Evotec leverages this “Data-driven R&D Autobahn to Cures” for proprietary projects and within a network of partners including all Top 20 Pharma and over 800 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, as well as other healthcare stakeholders. Evotec has strategic activities in a broad range of currently underserved therapeutic areas, including e.g. neurology, oncology, as well as metabolic and infectious diseases. Within these areas of expertise, Evotec aims to create the world-leading co-owned pipeline for innovative therapeutics and has to-date established a portfolio of more than 200 proprietary and co-owned R&D projects from early discovery to clinical development. Evotec operates globally with more than 3,700 highly qualified people. The Company’s 14 sites offer highly synergistic technologies and services and operate as complementary clusters of excellence.
Fountain Medical Development is a clinical contract research organization (CRO) offering a full range of ICH GCP compliant clinical research services in China, US, Japan, and Europe. FMD has extensive global experience in multiple therapeutic areas. The company has completed dozens of registrations trials which supported marketing authorization applications in US and Europe.
Our people is the basis of our success. The 1,700+ professionals are dedicated and diverse. At any given moment, at least 3 languages are spoken in our 20 offices in Asia, US, and Europe.
FMD is on the forefront of the paradigm shift in global clinical development. The regulatory reform in China has the potential to fundamentally change how an innovative therapy is developed. FMD is on the frontline building and shaping the future.
FMD is large enough to serve 7 out the 10 largest Pharma companies, and nimble enough to customize to the needs of startup firms.
In the US and Europe, FMD is doing business as FMD K&L. In China, we operate under the name FMD. Whatever the names are, the company is managed globally by a seasoned senior management team comprised of industry veterans.