Drug Development Solutions

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Quality driven solutions from discovery to commercialization.

SGS offers high quality analytical testing and end-to-end clinical trial solutions for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical products through all phases of drug development, from discovery through early development and commercialization.

Our bespoke testing and clinical service offering, which covers full clinical development from Phase I First-in-Human trials to Phase II and Phase III studies in patients, provides reliable and accurate results that ensure the safety of your products and protect patient health. Our experts, working with small and large molecules, use the latest equipment and techniques at our state-of-the-art network of laboratories and clinical trial facilities in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

We also offer expert guidance from our experienced consulting and project management teams, so you can get your products to market quickly, safely and cost-effectively.

Discover Our Solutions:

Analytical testing for pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals

Specific biopharmaceutical solutions

Clinical development

Analytical testing for pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals

Using the latest technologies and state-of-the-art equipment our scientists ensure the quality and safety of pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals in all phases of drug development. We offer a wide portfolio of services including:

  • Method development and validation
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Microbiology testing
  • Stability testing
  • In vitro toxicology
  • Extractable and leachables testing
  • Medical device testing

Specific biopharmaceutical solutions

To cover the specific requirements of biopharmaceutical products, our team has centers of excellence around the globe to cover your testing needs for vaccines, cell and gene therapies, biosimilars and other biologic products including:

  • Structural characterization and confirmation
  • Qualitative and quantitative impurity analyses
  • Physicochemical properties
  • Biosafety testing for vaccines, cell and gene therapies and other biological medicines

Clinical development

We run clinical trials, from study design, to clinical trial execution, to delivery of the final data analysis and clinical study report. Our experts are available to support your studies:

  • Bioanalysis
  • Drug development consultancy
  • Early phase clinical development
  • Biometrics support
  • Global clinical trial management

Health Science at SGS

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Scientific Expertise

Our experts offer a range of innovative and integrated solutions that enable bio/pharmaceutical products to reach global markets quickly and safely.

Pharmacovigilance and Drug Safety Services

Integrated CRO Network

Global analytical testing and clinical development solutions are delivered locally within our harmonized state-of-the-art facilities.

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Accelerated Drug Development

We use innovative techniques that provide patients with better, safer treatments and contribute to your success.

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Global Regulatory Compliance

Our best in class services, delivered across a wide range of locations, help you meet worldwide regulatory requirements.

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Customer Focus

With extensive experience delivering multifaceted programs at local and international levels, we can provide you with bespoke solutions that exceed your expectations.

Why SGS?

As a world leader in the pharmaceuticals industry, we aim to improve patient health by safeguarding the quality and efficacy of medicines. We deliver world class analytical testing and clinical research solutions throughout the drug development cycle.