Our Research and Development is an expression of our commitment towards Innovation and Excellence
Indoco’s state-of-the-art R&D Centre is located at Rabale, Navi Mumbai. This facility is spread over an area of 100,000 sq. ft. and is approved by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India.
The facilities at the Centre include, Synthetic Chemistry Labs (APIs), Formulation Development, Analytical Method Development, Regulatory and Intellectual Property Rights Cell. The API section has capabilities to synthesize APIs, work on process improvement, as well as development of non-infringing processes for APIs and intermediates.
The F&D section is engaged in development of dosage forms – solid & liquid orals, creams & ointments, ophthalmic preparations, small volume parenterals and dental products. It is also engaged in research in the area of modified release products like sustained release and controlled release tablets. The Regulatory and IPR Cell is equipped with online patent search tools and syndicated databases with access to various libraries and are engaged in preparing regulated market ANDAs and dossiers in CTD format.
The robust R&D capabilities within the company for both ‘Process Designing’ and ‘Product Development’, reflects our commitment to be a leader in the generic space.
API R&D focus:
Custom chemical synthesis of molecules & intermediates (R & D, Preclinical and Clinical Phase)
Contract Research: Process Chemistry Research & Development
Non-Infringing process design & scale up
Analytical Research (Analytical Method Development, Validation, Impurity Characterization, Impurity profiling & Polymorphic Studies)
Intellectual Property Management
Formulation R&D focus:
Novel Drugs Delivery System (NDDS)
Fume Hoods: 22 Nos. (Waldner - Germany)
Lab Furniture: Waldner - Germany
Rotavapor: 10 Nos. (Buchi)
Hydrogenator: 2 No., (2 Ltrs. &&1 Ltr)
High Vaccum pumps: 15 Nos. (Vaccubrand - Germany)
Operating Temperature: Low(-40 Deg. C.) High(250 Deg. C.)
HPLCs Alliance, with PDA, UV Detector & sample cooler heater & Analytical method development software
Modulated Differential Scanning Calorimeter
GC with TCD & FID Detectors
Particle size Analyser
Baeyer - Villiger Oxidation
Vilsmeier - Haack Reaction