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Gold Partner

Arlenda ClinStat SAS

Silver Partner

ACI Clinical Merck

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Company Profiles

Gold Partner

ACI Clinical

Arlenda is offering services in statistics to the healthcare industry all along the product life cycle, from Research to Supply, including CMC and clinical development. Arlenda develops innovative statistical solutions to improve your decision-making processes, in particular to reduce the risk, to accelerate the development and to optimize processes. Arlenda offers also a series of 21 CFR Part 11 software to address method validation and product stability.
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ClinStat is an independent contract research organization located in Cologne as headquarter and Berlin, Germany. We offer services especially for pharmaceutical companies, medical device manufacturers, clinics and health companies. We support our customers in planning, conducting, reporting, and publication of their results of clinical trials, non-interventional trials, registries or desk research. Key aspects of our working practice are Clinical trials phase I to IV, Post-marketing studies, Health services research/Public health, Health economics/Modeling and Meta-analyses/Indirect comparisons. Our target is being your supporting agency in a persistent partnership.


SAS is the leader in analytics. SAS helps customers at more than 83,000 sites make better decisions faster. In 2016, analysts named SAS a leader in predictive and advanced analytics, customer intelligence, data management, data integration and data quality. Maintaining this leadership is heavily dependent upon innovation. Year after year, SAS reinvests about twice the average of major technology firms into R&D – 26 percent in 2016. This unwavering commitment to innovation is behind the ground-breaking new SAS® Viya™ technology – dubbed by analysts as changing the industry. Since 1976, SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®.

Silver Partner

ACI Clinical

ACI Clinical provides top-tier Endpoint Adjudication and Data Monitoring Committees that deliver reliable and trusted information in support of clinical development programs. As the only company focused entirely on expert committees, we understand every aspect of the process and what is truly needed to achieve the best results. Our Executives are involved in current regulatory efforts shaping committee practices and we continue to build our global network of more than 500 qualified experts to serve as a source of committee members. By leveraging these strong academic relationships with our proprietary technology and in-house expertise, ACI excels at designing and managing the entire committee process to meet any client’s needs.


Merck is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Around 50,000 employees work to further develop technologies that improve and enhance life – from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis, cutting-edge systems for scientific research and production, to liquid crystals for smartphones and LCD televisions.
Founded in 1668, Merck is the world's oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company. The founding family remains the majority owner of the publicly listed corporate group. Merck, Darmstadt, Germany holds the global rights to the Merck name and brand. The only exceptions are the United States and Canada, where the company operates as EMD Serono, MilliporeSigma and EMD Performance Materials.