Hovione, Solvias collaborate improved drug solubility

Hovione, Solvias collaborate for improved drug solubility

5:52 AM, 29th November 2012
Hovione, Solvias collaborate for improved drug solubility

LISBON, PORTUGAL: Hovione and Solvias will collaborate to develop and GMP supply of pharmaceutical co-crystals. This strengthens Hovione’s expertise and experience in overcoming drug delivery challenges and also the supply of GMP materials from phase I to commercial scale, with Solvias’ excellence in solid state chemistry.

Hovione offers a series of innovative particle engineering technologies focused on amorphous solid dispersions, crystal design and reduction and control of particle size. The collaboration provides Hovione access to Solvias’ co-crystallization expertise and capabilities, thus reinforcing and complementing the crystal design solutions to overcome poor bioavailability and other drug delivery challenges. Solvias continues its strategy of partnering to enhance access to its solid-state solutions.

“This collaboration with Solvias will increase the breadth of drug delivery solutions through our particle design offering. Solvias has a tremendous reputation for science, quality and expertise in crystal design for improved drug performance. This agreement reinforces our strategy of combining strengths with innovative companies to allow our customers a seamless and integrated approach to their drug delivery challenges,” said Dr Colin Minchom, Vice President, Particle Design, Hovione.

“In establishing this agreement with Hovione, we are able to generate added value for our customers and to help them solving their drug delivery requirements,” said Dr Martina Diekmann, Global Head, Business Development Analytics, Solvias.

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