Proudly serving global customers from lead optimisation through product launch and life-cycle management, we are your reliable partner for innovative end-to-end process R&D and material supply
We are an independent, scientifically-unbiased and commercially-minded process research and development CRO, dedicated to developing economically and environmentally sustainable chemical processes. We create tailored solutions from lead optimisation through to product launch and life-cycle management.
Why choose CatSci?
We understand the challenges of your project, enabling us to minimise risks and expedite your candidate selection, chemical development and life-cycle management in a safer, more economical and environmentally sustainable way
We employ our unique consultancy-led approach to understand you inside out while remaining responsive to both your chemistry and commercial needs
Our highly trained team of the brightest chemists can support you throughout your drug discovery and development project, working not only as a helping hand but as a real extension of your internal capabilities
We ensure a seamless process from the moment you engage with us through to project delivery
Our in-depth knowledge of the path of drug substance means we always develop customised solutions to meet your evolving needs
We will consistently exceed your expectations and meet all your required quality targets and regulatory needs
Enabling chemistry to expedite candidate selection
Reaction screening & parallel chemistry
Flexible route design & optimisation
mg to g material supply
Analytical method development
Early solid-state characterisation
Non-GMP material supply
Tech transfer for first GMP manufacture
Route design & assessment
Route development & scale-up
Process understanding & robustness
Process improvement & optimisation
Experimental design (DoE, QbD)
Analytical method development
Tech transfer for GMP manufacture
The best quality delivered in a faster, safer, more economical and more environmentally sustainable way.
Tailoring solutions to your needs
Favouring a consultative approach, we take the time to understand your objectives and identify the challenges that you face. Your assigned team, a proven combination of scientific and commercially-minded experts, will constantly liaise with you and utilise active communication as an essential way of working. This way, we provide you with customised services to address the needs of your drug projects.
We leverage our in-house knowledge base and the relevant scientific literature to determine the best possible approach, delivering the best quality in a faster, safer and more economical way, while always minimising waste. We are constantly investing in and expanding our high-quality chemistry facilities to broaden our range of equipment and analytical tools.
Delivering to large pharma expectations
Our technical staff are all PhD qualified, and bring with them in-depth chemical knowledge to our laboratory. We set ourselves the most demanding standards by training to the same level of excellence as large pharma, and as a result our team delivers to the same standards as those expected at the biggest pharma companies.
Optimising your chemistry
The combined experience we have gathered from hundreds of drug discovery and development projects means that we are expertly positioned to meet your needs and can develop economically and environmentally sustainable chemistry solutions from lead optimisation through to product launch and life-cycle management. This enables you to deliver affordable, best-in-class small molecule therapeutics to meet the evolving healthcare needs of the world.
The expertise and experience to understand any of our customers’ chemical reactions and processes and their development needs.
Fully equipped to handle your drug projects
Our highly equipped laboratory features state of the art equipment including a 10 m glove box. Our flexibility means we can devise, revise and optimise your chemistry. This enables scale-up from milligrams to kilograms in-house, as well as ensuring the necessary technology transfer for GMP manufacturing to expedite project progression.
Our honest and informed advice means that we will safely manage the complexity of your projects. Our expertise in handling process research and development, including technology transfer, will enable us to provide a seamless project for you. This will minimise delays and avoid failures, all while ensuring complete IP protection.
Understanding any reaction
At CatSci, we have the expertise to understand any of your chemical reactions and processes, to support you from lead optimisation through to product launch and life-cycle management.
Our technical team will work with you to accommodate the optimised process within your facilities and ensure that the tech transfer goes smoothly and safely.
We can supply milligrams to kilograms of APIs, NCEs and intermediates to expedite candidate selection, IND-enabling studies and non-clinical development, with tech packages tailored to enable GMP material supply at the selected manufacturing facility.
Reaching the right decision
We are a safe investment for your process research and development, and understand that material supply is a key aspect of your drug project. We know that quality and reliability while effectively managing risk is paramount, and our technical team have the experience and knowledge to rapidly reach the right decision for each and every one of your valuable projects.
Delivering to large pharma standards
We deliver to large pharma standards and will consistently exceed your expectations and meet all your required quality targets and regulatory needs. Each project has a dedicated technical lead who is involved at every stage of the project, ensuring high-quality material is supplied quickly and efficiently, to meet your specific deadlines.
Going beyond our capabilities
Surrounding ourselves with trusted partners and being able to work efficiently with your preferred supplier, we are able to deliver beyond our in-house non-GMP material supply capacity to meet your requirements.