Global CRO Drug Development Services
You need a flexible partner in the complex process of bringing your drug to market. We provide integrated services for every stage of development – all the way from research to commercialization. To navigate through our full menu of services, expand any of the service categories below.
Lead Optimization Non-GLP Toxicology
Advance only the most promising compounds with our integrated approach to Lead Optimization toxicology.
In Vivo Pharmacology
Get the efficacy answers you need — early in the process — with our integrated in vivo pharmacology solutions.
See your way to earlier and more cost effective insights with advanced imaging services.
Nonclinical Pathology Services
Quality insights mean better decisions. Be confident with our integrated and interpretative pathology services.
PK/TK Analysis and Reporting
Serving as an extension of your team, our pharmacokineticists work with you to support the analysis of your PK, TK, PKPD data, providing insights to help solve the challenges encountered during development.
Advance your project with the help of the leading global provider in custom antibody development, vaccine development and biologics testing.
Discover Covance’s Expanded Bioanalysis Solutions.
Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetic Services
Partner with us to characterize your drug candidate's ADME properties. Together, we will design solutions to move your compound forward.
We partner with you on everything from 14C compound synthesis to analysis, product formulation and regulatory documentation to advance your molecule.
General Toxicology Studies
Gain toxicology insights, quickly and efficiently so you can advance your best drug prospects.
For more than 30 years, we’ve worked with a wide range of industries to successfully assess the potential for genetic damage or identify genotoxic impurities in compounds.
Global know-how in immunotoxicology and immunology combined with state-of-the-art technology to help you address the many challenges of the immune system.
Nonclinical Pathology Services
Quality insights mean better decisions. Be confident with our integrated, interpretative, pathology services.
Safety Pharmacology Services
An integrated approach to GLP and Non-GLP Safety Pharmacology assessments to help you progress from Discovery through ICH.
Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology (DART) Studies
Comprehensive, state-of-the-art DART and NHP DART services to help you make smarter decisions faster.
Drug Development Program Management Services
We understand that the success of your development program is not based solely on a collection of study results, but also by the decisions made between studies.
Molecule Development Group
Partner with a team of experienced physicians and project managers who will forge your path through each stage of the drug development process.
Together, we’ll leverage our strong network of operational relationships to provide insights, mitigate risks and ultimately deliver a strategy to maximize your development investment.
Early Clinical / Phase IIa
An experienced partner gets you results as you introduce your compound in humans and move to proof of concept.
Phase IIb / III Services
As you move over to high stakes clinical development, you’ll benefit from an end-to-end suite of services, relentlessly focused on your drug’s approval.
Drug Life Cycle Management
Reaching the market isn’t the end of the road for your molecule. Covance Life Cycle Management (LCM) solutions ensure your molecule’s potential is fully realized.
Clinical Data Analysis and Reporting
We partner with you to provide accurate, insightful data from the moment it’s recorded to the moment it’s reported.
Together, we’ll plan a strategy and execute it to give you the best chance of regulatory approval.
Central Laboratory Services
Tap into the power of the world’s leading network of central and specialty laboratories to access a wide range of comprehensive solutions. From standard testing to customized assays, you’ll receive globally consistent, actionable data to drive your studies forward—faster.
Translational Biomarker Solutions
Guide your decision making from discovery to the clinic with the power of biomarkers.
Anatomic Pathology and Histology Services
Globally consistent practices and sophisticated assays guide your prognosis, therapy selection and disease monitoring.
Parallel development of novel therapeutics along with a companion diagnostic (CDx) is not easy—but the imperative to prove your treatment’s efficacy and value has never been greater. You need a partner whose scientific insights and diverse expertise will enable you to realize the many advantages this approach can offer.
Expanded Laboratory Management Solutions
Quality management made easy: no matter where your testing occurs, ELMS takes uncertainty out of the equation.
Vaccine and Novel Immunotherapeutic Clinical Laboratory Solutions
Rely on our dedicated team of specialists to deliver a consultative approach that aligns with your program’s unique needs.
Patient and Provider Services
Working together, we will remove barriers, build relationships and gain insights as your product reaches the real world of patients and providers.
Market Access Consulting
Every stage of your product’s development presents an opportunity to maximize product value. With experience spanning every stage of product discovery, development and commercialization, Covance is uniquely positioned to deliver market access solutions designed to dynamically explore and unlock your product’s market potential.
Managed Markets Services
Get out in front and stay ahead of this changing market. The need to understand your product story and barriers to the different channels is paramount to success. Managed Markets Services (MMS) delivers insight, control and predictability to the new realities of contract management.