Bangalore, India, April 1, 2021 — Cytespace has joined global contract
research organization Premier Research to offer enhanced clinical development and siterelated services in India.
The acquisition will provide biotech and specialty pharma sponsors conducting studies in India
with enhanced end-to-end clinical research capabilities, including but not limited to clinical
conduct of studies, data management, biostatistics, document management, study start-up,
and regulatory operations.
This acquisition integrates Cytespace’s clinical research team into Premier Research’s global
clinical development efforts, giving Premier’s customers access to Cytespace’s extensive
experience with a strong patient-centric research model in India. The deal also provides
customers with support for large-scale, late-phase, and non-interventional global studies where
collecting and analyzing substantial amounts of data is critical.
In addition, Cytespace will continue to operate as a Site Services Organization (SSO) under the
Cytespace brand offering investigator site services that deliver better efficiency, quality, and
patient recruitment to global pharma customers, CROs, and investigators.
“Combining Premier Research’s global processes and scalable technologies with Cytespace’s
understanding of local requirements and access to high-quality clinical trial sites gives
customers exceptional service for their global and regional trial programs. With this acquisition,
Premier Research solidifies its footprint in Asia and gains access to a larger talent pool. Who will
implement comprehensive back-end data work for global customers,” said Bhavesh Acharya,
COO of Cytespace and India Country Lead.
Premier Research, a clinical research company, is dedicated to helping biotech, specialty
pharma, and device innovators transform life-changing ideas and breakthrough science into
new medical treatments.
As a global company, Premier Research specializes in using innovative technologies for smart
study design and trial management to deliver clean, conclusive data to sponsors.
Whether it’s developing product lifecycle strategies, reducing clinical development cycle times,
securing access to patients, navigating global regulations, maximizing the impact of limited rare
disease data, or providing expertise in specific therapeutic areas, Premier Research is
committed to helping its customers answer the unmet needs of patients across a broad range
of medical conditions. Visit premier-research.com.