Research and Development departments are common in many larger companies, especially those working with newer products or technologies subject to important shifts. While research and development work can be instrumental in creating new products or adding features to old products, the work that the department does is more complex than simple innovation.
Alembic believes that the R&D is the growth engine for its foray into the regulated market. The R&D is guided by the Alembic values for providing affordable yet high quality medicines for health care and wellness. R&Ds drive in pursuit of enhancing the human healthcare through novel chemistry and technology helped Alembic growth in the global healthcare industry.
Alembic has a state of art R&D centers at Baroda and Hyderabad with more than 500 Scientists working on Active Pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), Oral Solid Dosage forms, trans Dermal, Injectable etc. The R&D is focused on novel chemistry including new polymorphs, salts, process for a possible first to file opportunity. The fully integrated R&D is enabled by AR&D, IP, RA, QA, Technology transfer teams and USFDA inspected pilot plants, supports the customs with new products and quality medicines. Alembic allocates significant funds and this is increasing year after year, signifies its commitment to the research and development.
The R&D is instrumental in putting several new products and process in the Regulated market, it has filed more than 200 ANDAs and 80 DMFs (please confirm the nos. from RA). Our R&D and IP teams identified and developed several novel products and process and filed patents that have provided several opportunities to steam ahead of the competitors. The R&D center has been inspected and accredited by several Regulatory authorities.
R&D (Research & Development) plays a very important role in the success of a business. R&D contributes to sustainability of business. It is the R&D function that provides a platform for creativity and innovation to flourish. Innovative breakthroughs have happened only because of painstaking efforts of the R&D function. And Alembic shall strive to keep it going that way.