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.  


We’re here to serve as your research partner and set your project up for success.

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Lead Optimization

Rely on our industry-leading solutions to improve your probability of success while minimizing cost and cycle time.

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Analytical Services

We’re here to provide you with key analytical insights to drive your small or large molecule forward.

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Safety Assessment

Our 30 years of drug safety testing experience can help you quickly assess compounds and move your research forward.

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Benefit from our proven expertise to help you navigate each stage of the drug development process.

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Clinical Development

Rely on our comprehensive suite of clinical development services to bring your compound from bench to beside.

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Clinical Testing
Learn more about Covance's clinical trials and clinical laboratory services for emerging biopharmas.
Health Economics & Market Access

Position your product for success with our integrated approach to maximize your marketplace impact.

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Manufacturing Support

Manage your product and reach your CMC development milestones with our end-to-end solutions guided by a team of experts.

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