R&D Overview

Engine of Innovation

patient-inspired R&D approach focused on the challenges of patients with central nervous system (CNS) disorders

Along with our deep scientific expertise and unique patient-inspired focus, our proprietary technological and manufacturing capabilities form the foundation for Alkermes’ commitment to science with a purpose. Not coincidentally, these are also the driving forces behind our innovations. The result? A diversified product portfolio that’s enabled us to deliver value to patients and establish ourselves as a leader in the global biopharmaceutical industry.

Our competitive advantages include:

  • A proven R&D approach based on a thoughtful patient focus, with rapid early clinical paths and reduced product development risks;
  • Proprietary, innovative science and drug technologies that generate a wide range of product opportunities;
  • World-class manufacturing capabilities for formulation, scale-up and global-scale production of complex drug products.