Zeon Lifesciences has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Delhi Pharma Sciences and Research University (DPSRU) to establish collaboration for academic interaction and research advancement in the specified fields, as well as to share facilities and expertise. DPSRU and Zeon will conduct collaborative research activities at DPSRU encompassing pharma technology, synthesis and analytical techniques, pharmacotherapeutics, standardisation of herbal actives and protocols adopted to comply with the regulatory milieu of the region/country concerned, a statement from Zeon said.
It mentioned that the goal of this collaboration is to conduct R&D projects to investigate formulation and product development in the fields of nutraceuticals, phytopharmaceuticals and Ayurveda. Zeon Lifesciences and DPSRU will be conducting clinical trials as per AYUSH or DCGI guidelines, applicable for selected formulations. Both entities will also conduct studies to compare the prevailing regulations, approaches and challenges while registering drug products.
With the vision to transform into a research-driven organisation, Zeon has collaborated with multiple reputed institutions across India for conducting quality research, pre-clinical and clinical study on these products, including NII, New Delhi, CCMB Hyderabad, IMS, Banaras Hindu University, SRM University, Chennai, Adesh University, Punjab, BITS Pilani, NIPER Mohali, and IIIM, CSIR, Jammu, the statement concluded.