SynteractHCR is a full-service international contract research organization (CRO) with a successful two-decade track record supporting biotechnology, medical device and pharmaceutical companies in all phases of clinical development. SynteractHCR has conducted Phase I-IV studies on six continents and 60 countries, offering expertise across multiple therapeutic areas, with notable depth in oncology, immunotherapy, CNS, infectious disease, endocrinology, cardiovascular and respiratory, among other indications. With its “Shared Work – Shared Vision” philosophy, SynteractHCR provides customized services collaboratively and cost effectively, ensuring on-time delivery of quality data to help bring tomorrow’s treatments to patients.
AdvancePCS was formed in October 2000 when Advance Paradigm, Inc. acquired PCS Health Systems, Inc. from Rite Aid Corporation. The combined companies created the largest pharmacy benefit manager (“PBM”) in the U.S., responsible for managing the prescription drug benefits of over 75 million people, representing over $20 billion in annual drug spending. AdvancePCS was ultimately sold to Caremark in April 2004. The company was based in Irving, Texas.
American Dental Partners
American Dental Partners is a leading provider of business services to medicallyoriented, multi-specialty dental groups in select markets in the United States. The company provides services to dentists at over 275 facilities across more than 20 states. The company is based outside of Wakefield, Massachusetts.
Medical Card Systems
Medical Card System is among the three largest managed care organizations in Puerto Rico. The company has a significant presence in the rapidly growing Medicare Advantage market and also provides commercial health insurance through its fully insured and cost-plus business lines. The company is based in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico.
Patheon is the second largest provider of outsourced pharmaceutical development and finished dosage manufacturing services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. The company has a fully integrated service offering, from analytical development and pre-formulation to commercial manufacturing (produces 750+ products for over 250 clients). The company is based in Durham, North Carolina.
PharmaNet Development Group
PharmaNet is a leading clinical research organization (“CRO”) that provides drug development services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generic drug and medical device companies worldwide. PharmaNet was sold to inVentiv Health in July 2011. The company is based in Princeton, New Jersey.