Partnering Companies

New England Discovery Partners is a contract research organization (CRO) that provides medicinal chemistry, synthetic chemistry and X-ray crystallography services as its core business, and pharmacokinetics, drug metabolism, pharmacology and toxicology through partnering organizations. By combining the experience and resources of multiple organizations, each with a long track record of success in their respective areas, NEDP can deliver a full range of drug discovery services to meet the needs of virtually any client.

Agilux Laboratories, Inc. (

is a privately held contract research organization (CRO) focused on bioanalytical and PK/PD testing services for the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. Leveraging industry and contract experience of its management team, the company delivers high quality bioanalytical chemistry and PK/PD data more rapidly.  Agilux helps clients make better decisions during drug discovery and development by providing quality data earlier in the research process by using technologies and systems that increase turnaround speed well beyond industry standards.

Woodland Pharmaceuticals (

is an alliance of biology-based New England CROs based in Boston metro-west. Services include in vitro and in vivo biology, with special strengths in oncology, fibrosis and inflammation.


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