Drug Discovery

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The Pharmaceuticals and Bioengineering Department at Southwest Research Institute offers drug discovery services from de novo biostructure based drug design with the proprietary Rhodium protein docking platform, analog synthesis, in vitro assays, quantitative structure activity relationships (QSAR), lead optimization, and scale-up of drug candidates for animal modeling.

Benefiting government, industry and the public through innovative science and technology
Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®), headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, is a multidisciplinary, independent, nonprofit, applied engineering and physical sciences research and development organization with 9 technical divisions.