NEDP works with diverse clients, delivering the custom chemistry solutions needed to achieve their specific research objectives.
NEDP provides large pharmaceutical companies an opportunity to add high-level expertise while reducing fixed costs and complexity. Additional resources are provided on an as-needed basis for selected projects with specific objectives. Typical examples include lead optimization, synthesis of key intermediates, preparation of a specific targets, reference standards or metabolites, method development and medium to large scale synthesis.
NEDP partners with early-stage pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies working on new innovative drug discovery targets to optimize early lead compounds into clinical candidates. If needed, NEDP can function as a full-service chemistry department that includes compound handling (registration, storage and sample preparation), data management, preparation of patent applications, corporate reporting, etc.
Academic Investigators and Nonprofit Research Institutions
NEDP partners with academic investigators and nonprofit research institutions to translate early stage drug discovery targets into high value research programs with proprietary compounds, supporting pharmacokinetic data and the preclinical in vivo proof-of-concept (POC) studies necessary for partnering with the pharmaceutical industry. When applicable, NEDP can also partner with research investigators to develop early-stage research programs through Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grants.
A variety of funding models are available to accommodate client needs and objectives. These include: full time employee (FTE), fixed price and time and materials.
Our facilities are secured with state-of-the-art PremiSys IDenticard system that is monitored by both the local fire and police departments. We use electronic laboratory notebooks to ensure accurate real-time record-keeping. All of our computers are backed up with a Dell Edge network server to ensure no data is lost.
All research laboratories and offices are conveniently located in Branford, CT, just off I-95. Our state-of-the-art facility with chemistry laboratory fume hoods (24) each equipped with house nitrogen, argon, and vacum. We have extensive cabinetry, bench space, storage rooms, and conference rooms. All major equipment, servers, refrigerators and freezers are connected to uninterrupted power supplies (UPS) systems and / or backup generators. We now also feature separate vivarium services to aid in drug discovery research.
To expand our services, we keep good company beyond our comprehensive in-house capabilities. We can add the experience and expertise of one or more of our partner companies, each with a long track record of success in its respective industry. Please select an organization below to read more.
Nevivo is a full-service contract vivarium company with expertise to support research programs from basic housing and husbandry to model development and implementation. Located in Branford, CT, the well-equipped 8,200 square feet facility is staffed with dedicated industry experts with years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Nevivo’s veterinary and IACUC oversight ensures the facility and all research activities are maintained at the highest standards. The company operates in full accordance with the Animal Welfare Act, the PHS Policy on Humane Care, and the NRC Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals.
NorthEast BioLab is a contract research organization (CRO) that provides comprehensive bioanalytical services to the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. Based in Connecticut, the 8,000 square foot research facility is equipped with the state-of-the-art instrumentation needed to support clients from early discovery through clinical development.
CNRS The French National Centre for Scientific Research is among the world's leading research institutions. Its scientists explore the living world, matter, the Universe, and the functioning of human societies in order to meet the major challenges of today and tomorrow. Internationally recognized for the excellence of its scientific research, the CNRS is a reference in the world of research and development, as well as for the general public.
MBHB As one of the leading intellectual property law firms MBHB has more than 90 patent attorneys / patent agents with significant experience prosecuting, licensing, and litigating in biomedical fields such as small molecules therapeutics, target discovery, drug-delivery systems, medical diagnostics, assays and biologicals.
Wiggin and Dana is a full-service law firm with 146 lawyers that represents clients throughout the country and abroad from our offices in Connecticut, New York, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, and Palm Beach.