Biological assessment of New Molecular Entities (NMEs) plays a crucial role in ascertaining structure activity relationships, potency, selectivity, druggability and in vivo efficacy evaluation. The research scientists in the Biology Solutions Department at GVK BIO work closely in an integrated manner with a significantly larger talent pool of more than 1000 scientists in Medicinal & Synthetic Chemistry, Integrated Drug Discovery, Bioinformatics, Cheminformatics & Data Analytics.
Within the Biology Solutions department, our capabilities include reagent generation, high-throughput screening, assay development, biomarker validation, radiometric assays, DMPK, animal pharmacology (disease models) and exploratory toxicology for small molecules and biologics.
In addition to the standalone solutions, one of the principal benefits to our clients is our Integrated Solutions Platform to influence and guide a drug discovery program from inception to IND filing. With GVK BIO, clients have access to multiple and seamless outsourcing choices across the drug discovery chain, ensuring speedy implementation of their research projects.
Message from Senior Vice President, Biology Services
Hello and welcome to the Discovery Biology Department at GVK Biosciences located in Hyderabad, India. We are a Biology Services provider with a team of about 75 scientists with Master’s and PhD degrees obtained in laboratories situated around the world. Our department currently partners with a global pool of about 100 clients in the pharmaceutical, agrochemical and cosmeceutical sectors. Our continuous exposure to the best practices of a diverse set of clients places us in the unique position of providing creative solutions to your drug discovery and other biology needs.
The biology department has four functional lines comprising, in vitro biology, DMPK, in vivo animal models and exploratory toxicology. Our broad capabilities include assay development and high throughput screening, cloning expression and purification of proteins, a wide panel of in vitro ADME assays, PK in rodents and beagle dogs, animal models of diseases in oncology, metabolic disease, pain & inflammation and non GLP acute and sub-acute toxicity studies in rodents and dogs. Our infrastructure includes an AAALAC approved vivarium and world class laboratories, instrumentation and automation to provide you with the highest quality reproducible data with rapid timelines and scientific feedback to enable your decision making. Thank you and looking forward for an opportunity to work with you.
The team of Biologists at GVK BIO include some of the best professionals in the industry with experience in both domestic and global pharmaceutical companies. Each one of them contribute their special skills in his/her area of expertise. A passionate team with a wide spectrum of expertise allows the unit to tackle any problem in the area of drug discovery.
Our scientists offer a comprehensive range of proficiency assuring quality solutions to support a wide range of applications and research for today’s quest in discovery science. The team has a profound size of PhDs and skilled multidisciplinary individuals who have relevant experience and expertise ranging from 3 to 14 years in their respective areas of study and research.
To facilitate quality research and timely delivery, the Biology solutions facility at GVK BIO is equipped with state-of-the-art instrumentation, modern infrastructure and cutting-edge processes. The infrastructure comprises various laboratories, such as; the wet experimental area, approved hot labs for working with Radioactive Isotopes, laboratories with analytical instruments and a fully equipped Cell Culture lab.