AAIPharma Completes Acquisition of CAC and Launches New Business Unit

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AAIPharma Completes CAC Acquisition

Wilmington, N.C., October 26, 2006--AAIPharma Inc. announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Cvitkovic & Associès Consultants S.A. (CAC), an international contract research organization specializing in oncology drug development and medical consulting. CAC has clinical operations in France, Croatia, Russia, Spain, Argentina, Peru, Australia, and the United States. As a result of the acquisition, CAC has become the foundation of AAIOncology, a global business unit dedicated to oncology drug development.