Support Services

In 2017, Concord Biosciences (formerly known as Ricerca Biosciences) sold its Chemical Development Division to Olon S.p.A forming Olon-Ricerca, LLC. Concord Biosciences maintains a close business relationship with Olon-Ricerca and will be utilizing Olon-Ricerca’s strong Analytical Chemistry support services. These services provide you with the full range of analytical expertise that you need for swift and efficient drug development. Analytical studies are designed to fully comply with GLP and GMP regulatory standards. Our services for metabolism and toxicology studies are customized to give you the best possible approach to meeting project requirements. From preclinical to post–marketing phases, your team will be fully supported at Concord.

Analytical Services

Through subcontracting with its former Chemical Development Division, now named Olon-Ricerca, Concord offers a comprehensive range of analytical chemistry services at a next-door site. These range from GLP dose formulation analysis on safety studies to cGMP batch release testing. With decades of direct experience in conducting studies designed to comply with regulatory standards, we fully support you in the drug development process, from preclinical to post–marketing Concord offers a comprehensive range of analytical chemistry services on site. These range from GLP dose formulation analysis on safety studies to cGMP batch release testing. With decades of direct experience in conducting studies designed to comply with regulatory standards, we fully support you in the drug development process, from preclinical to post–marketing

Our preclinical and early–phase services include material characterization, pre–formulation, and dose formulation analysis. Support through middle– and late–phase testing includes method development and validation, stability and QC testing, and process development and API manufacturing and support.

Concord’s specialized analytical abilities include:
  • Dose analysis for nonclinical studies
  • Radiochemical analyses
  • Impurity isolation and synthesis
  • Impurity identification and structure elucidation
  • Extractable and leachable assessment programs

Large Molecule Bioanalytical Services

Concord’s skilled scientists and technicians have the experience and in–depth knowledge required to rapidly and accurately quantify bioanalytical samples using Ligand–Binding Assays for large molecules.

Concord’s bioanalytical services include:
  • ELISA for biomolecules
  • Flow cytometry for response or biomarker identification
  • Sample analysis for nonclinical studies
  • Discovery PK study support
  • WinNonlin Software for kinetic and exposure modeling