General Resources





Ready-to-Use Caco-2 kits. ReadyCell offers a wide range of ready to use cell based kits for ADME screenings. Thanks to a patented technlogy, cells could be shipped at room temperature, therefore offering a user-friendly approach to monolayer systems.

Being dispatched upon demand, ReadyCell kits could easily be used to implement Permeability assays or to streamline current DMPK approaches.



The American Type Culture Collection (ATCC) is the worldwide most used cell line repository. It also include a wide variety of subclones for the most used cell lines. 

ATCC was entrusted with its first cell line in 1962 and has consistently attained the highest standards and used the most reliable procedures to verify every cell line since. The ATCC Cell Biology Collection is one of the largest bioresources in the world, and offers a complex array of human, animal, insect, fish and stem cell lines from which to choose.




A resource from the US National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health, provides the most popular access to scientific publications and references. 

PubMed comprises more than 24 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.




IVTIP, the In Vitro Testing Industrial Platform, is an informal platform founded in 1993.

Currently it comprises 46 companies from different sectors (assay developers, technology providers, chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetics companies) interested in applying in vitro testing for (regulatory) safety assessment or for early decision making in product development.




The Drug Metabolism Discussion Group (DMDG) is an informal World-wide association for scientists engaged in research and development within the drug metabolism, pharmacokinetics and related disciplines of the pharmaceutical industry. It provides a forum in which staff of companies in the Pharmaceutical Sector and Contract Research Organisations, actively engaged in studies on drug metabolism, pharmacokinetics and related disciplines may informally and privately discuss topics and problems of mutual interest.




The USA Food and Drug Administration is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety, parmaceutical drugs (medications), vaccines, biopharmaceuticals and cosmetics among other products.

Being the US market the most important in terms of Drug Discovery, their guidelines for regulation are mandatory in any therapeutical compound development.




The European Medicines Agency is a decentralised agency of the European Union, located in London. The Agency is responsible for the scientific evaluation of medicines developed by pharmaceutical companies for use in the European Union. It began operating in 1995.

The European Medicines Agency's (EMA) main responsibility is the protection and promotion of public and animal health, through the evaluation and supervision of medicines for human and veterinary use.