Navigation Links
Dalton Pharma Services and ProCitius Announce a Strategic Alliance to Provide Contract Chemistry Services
Date:5/11/2009

TORONTO, and CHENNAI, India, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Dalton Pharma Services and ProCitius Research jointly announce a strategic alliance created to provide clients with contract chemistry services of exceptional value.

Global pharmaceutical companies, in order to maintain their discovery and development output in an era of severe cost restraints, have been increasing their use of "offshore" contract research organizations (CROs) in countries such as China and India. Despite the quality of chemists in offshore CROs, there are often performance issues caused by communication and cultural differences. In order to ensure quality and timeliness in the contracted work, pharmaceutical companies are usually forced to dedicate senior staff to manage these projects on-site or from Western research centers.

Dalton and ProCitius have teamed up to offer clients the best of both worlds. Projects carried out by ProCitius in India are tightly controlled by senior Dalton project managers based at the company headquarters in Canada. Clients deal only with Dalton, which assumes full legal and operational responsibility for the satisfactory execution of the contract. The contract pricing is based on attractive FTE rates.

"I believe this type of hybrid service fills an important need in our industry," said Peter Pekos, President and CEO of Dalton Pharma Services. "Over the past two decades I have worked to adjust our service offering to meet the changing requirements of my clients and today's announcement is part of this continuing evolution," he continued. "In ProCitius we have the ideal partner: well-established; large FTE headcount; excellent facilities and infrastructure; robust documentation; and a reputation for high ethical and environmental standards."

Jeri Raman, VP Business Development of ProCitius Research, remarked, "We are extremely pleased to have established this strategic alliance with Dalton Pharma Services. The reputation of Dalton as a premium CRO in the areas of chemistry and medicinal chemistry makes it the perfect choice for the expansion of our business with the global pharmaceutical industry."

About Dalton Pharma Services

Dalton Chemical Laboratories Inc. o/a Dalton Pharma Services is a Health Canada approved contract pharmaceutical manufacturer that supplies chemistry, medicinal chemistry and analytical services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries in the areas of chemistry, medicinal chemistry, fine chemical manufacture, custom peptides and antisense oligo production. Dalton provides cGMP manufacturing and sterile filling services to its customers at any stage of the regulatory process (Phase I, II, III or commercial). In its state of the art cGMP facilities, Dalton can produce active pharmaceutical ingredients (API), at the gram or kilogram scale. Dalton can carry out sterile fills to produce batches of finished drug product in vials or syringes, either aseptically filled or terminally sterilized, under fully validated conditions. In addition, Dalton's analytical chemistry laboratory offers method development, validation and ICH stability programs to its clients.

About ProCitius Research, a division of Sanmar Speciality Chemicals Ltd.

Sanmar Speciality Chemicals is a member of the Sanmar Group, one of India's most respected business houses. Through its research arm, ProCitius Research, with its state-of-the-art facilities, it offers world class services in contract research and custom synthesis. It has an impressive track record with major pharmaceutical and chemical manufacturers in Europe and the United States of America. More information about the capabilities of Sanmar Speciality Chemicals can be obtained at the website, www.sanmargroup.com/SSCLmain.htm.

    Contact:
    Dalton Pharma Services
    Peter Pekos
    416-661-2102
    ppekos@dalton.com
    www.dalton.com


    Contact:
    ProCitius Research
    Dr. Bhuvaneswari Sridhar
    91-44-4225-3080
    bs8@sanmargroup.com
    www.sanmargroup.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Dalton Pharma Services
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. BioRelix and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Expand and Renew Research Agreement to Capitalize on Riboswitches
2. Dalton Pharma Services Licenses Thermo Fisher Scientific Technology to Produce Polynucleotides for Drug Development
3. BIKAM and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Sign Collaborative Research Agreement
4. Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Partners Achieves Another Milestone in Collaboration with Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd.
5. BioRelix and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Sign Research Agreement to Capitalize on RiboSwitch Technology
6. Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Partners Achieves Milestone in Collaboration with Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd.
7. Pharmaceutical Packaging Equipment Manufacturer Boosts European Distribution
8. PharmAthene Announces New Date for First Quarter 2009 Conference Call and Webcast
9. Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
10. PDL BioPharma Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
11. Rib-X Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentations at the 19th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID)
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/11/2017)... and LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. , Oct. ... Cancer Research, London (ICR) and University ... SKY92, SkylineDx,s prognostic tool to risk-stratify patients with multiple myeloma ... MUK nine . The University of Leeds ... partly funded by Myeloma UK, and ICR will perform the ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... ... 2017 , ... San Diego-based team building and cooking events company, Lajollacooks4u, has ... The bold new look is part of a transformation to increase awareness, appeal to ... period. , It will also expand its service offering from its signature gourmet cooking ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... 10, 2017 International research firm Parks Associates announced ... at the TMA 2017 Annual Meeting , October 11 in ... residential home security market and how smart safety and security products impact ... Parks Associates: Smart Home ... "The residential security market has ...
(Date:10/9/2017)... DIEGO , Oct. 9, 2017  BioTech ... biological mechanism by which its ProCell stem cell ... critical limb ischemia.  The Company, demonstrated that treatment ... amount of limbs saved as compared to standard ... the molecule HGF resulted in reduction of therapeutic ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/28/2017)... , March 28, 2017 The ... Hardware (Camera, Monitors, Servers, Storage Devices), Software (Video Analytics, ... Region - Global Forecast to 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, ... 2016 and is projected to reach USD 75.64 Billion ... and 2022. The base year considered for the study ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... 24, 2017 The Controller General of Immigration from ... Abdulla Algeen have received the prestigious international IAIR Award for the ... Continue Reading ... ... Controller Abdulla Algeen (small picture on the right) have received the IAIR ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... The report "Gesture Recognition and Touchless Sensing Market by Technology (Touch-based ... to 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, the market is expected to be worth USD ... 2022. Continue Reading ... ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):