Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Release date:2015-12-20  Release:

Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences was established in January 2010. It is a comprehensive new drug research and development platform that integrates the resources of our university for the construction of a drug research and development innovation chain. There are six main functional bodies, including one state key laboratory (State Key Laboratory of Natural Medicines), and five central laboratories, namely New Drug Research Center (Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Anti-Metabolic Disease Drugs), Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics, Drug Screening Center, Drug Safety Evaluation Research Center and Analysis and Testing Center.

It has 100 staff members, including 2 academicians, 3 Changjiang Scholar distinguished professors, 2 winners of National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, 2 winners of Jiangsu Distinguished Young Scholars Fund, 12 “New Century” talents, 20 professors and 28 associate professors.

Since its establishment, Institute of Pharmaceutical Research has undertaken 90 national level projects including National Key Hi-Tech Innovation Projects for the R&D of Novel Drugs. It has attained 7 new drug certificates and manufacturing licenses, declared over 133 patents and published more than 550 papers in SCI-indexed journals. The cooperation with Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Nanjing University, Shanghai Pharmaceutical Group Limited and CSPC Pharmaceutical Group Limited has accelerated the pace of integration, industrialization and internationalization of new drug research and development.