JCP Pharmaceutical Analytical Service Center

The Jefferson College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences provides scientific and technical expertise for analytical and drug discovery projects. 

We collaborate with other Jefferson partners as well as other academic, research and commercial entities. Services we are able to provide include:

  • Compound identification and molecular characterization
  • Biochemical analysis
  • Formulation development
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Polymer characterization
  • Product development
  • Chemical synthesis
  • New molecular entity screening for biochemical and cellular effects
  • Metabolite analysis
  • Biophysical properties of living cells
  • Fluorescent imaging
  • High resolution imaging of cells
  • Surface imaging
  • In vitro and in vivo effects of novel molecules
  • Preclinical drug development

Within our state-of-the-art laboratories, the Jefferson College of Pharmacy Biopharmaceutical Service Center has the following instrumentation:

  • Mass Spectrometer
  • UPLC
  • HPLC
  • Atomic Force Microscope
  • Magnetic Bearing Rheometer
  • NMR
  • Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer
  • Fluorescent microscope
  • Tissue Culture facilities
  • Animal facility
  • RT-PCR
  • Z1 Coulter counter
  • Biotek fluorescent Plate Reader
  • Ultra Centrifuge
  • Low speed centrifuge
  • Freezers -80°C
  • Locator 6 for cryopreservation
  • GC
  • Stability Chambers
  • Fluorocor
  • Rotovap
  • N-evap

For more information regarding the Jefferson College of Pharmacy Biopharmaceutical Service Center please contact:

Alok Bhushan, PhD
Chair, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences