Category Archives: Healthcare & Biotech

Premier Research bringing 260 jobs to Durham.

DURHAM, N.C. — Premier Research will bring 260 new jobs to Durham under a five-year expansion plan. Salaries will vary by position, but the new jobs will average $73,296. Durham County’s overall average wage is $66,599. The contract research organizat ...

AAI Pharma/CML expanding HQ, lab in Wilmington.

WILMINGTON, N.C. — AAIPharma Services Corp./Cambridge Major Laboratories is expanding its laboratory operation and global headquarters in Wilmington and will create at least 37 new jobs by 2018.  The company will invest at least $15.8 million for lab ...

Align Technology to create 100 jobs in Cary.

CARY, N.C. — Align Technology will establish its new U.S. East Coast operation in Cary, creating more than 100 new jobs over the next five years. The creator of the Invisalign teeth straightening device will invest $4 million in the project. Announceme ...

Cary’s Medfusion launching new software products.

CARY, N.C. — Medfusion will increase its market presence by introducing two new health care payment software products. The Cary health care technology company is launching Medfusion Pay and Medfusion Plus, systems that help providers get paid more quic ...

Mayne Pharma expanding in Greenville, adding 110 jobs.

GREENVILLE, N.C. — Mayne Pharma will expand its Greenville operations. The specialty pharmaceutical company develops and manufactures branded and generic products globally, in addition to providing contract development and manufacturing services. Mayn ...

OurHealth to open five MyClinics in Charlotte.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — OurHealth will invest $25 million over three years to establish five MyClinic locations in the Charlotte market. The health care provider, based in Indiana, will open the 3,000-square-foot clinics in January. Approximately 60, primaril ...

Sprout Pharmaceuticals to add 166 to help launch Addyi.

RALEIGH, N.C. —  Sprout Pharmaceuticals will increase its workforce from 34 to 200. The company has received FDA approval for Addyi, its sexual desire drug for women. Sprout is preparing for the Oct. 17 release date for the drug and building a sales ...

INC Research hiring 70 for clinical research.

RALEIGH, N.C. — INC Research hired 120 workers in the Triangle in the second quarter, and 500 workers worldwide, including 140 in North Carolina. The clinical research organization based in Raleigh has 400 open positions, including 70 locally. INC is ...

Novella expanding in Morrisville.

MORRISVILLE, N.C. — Novella has added 90 employees recently, growing to 890, and plans to hire more. The Morrisville clinical research organization contracts with companies to test experimental drugs or medical devices prior to U.S. Food and Drug Ad ...

State, Duke partner to help veterans.

RALEIGH, N.C. — A new joint initiative between the state’s Division of Veterans Affairs and Duke University will offer additional services to veterans. The two-year partnership will focus on increasing mental health services for veterans, milita ...