Making our way into the future through R&D

Researching and developing the most innovative ideas and adopting the most agile actions has made Sanovel one of the most powerful players in the Turkish pharmaceutical industry. At the heart of our R&D studies lies a passion to cure patients, openness to innovation, development, change, respect for the society and environment, and the value it provides to people. Sanovel uses its scientific and technological infrastructure, state-of-the-art facilities, and qualified workforce to always achieve even better.

Our difference lies in the difference we can make

All the products in our portfolio have been developed as a result of our stringent R&D efforts. Our activities are currently directed towards the production of new molecules and development of innovative products which will carry forward Sanovel into the future.

It is one of our key principles to convert difficulties into opportunities and to adopt an innovative style of thought. We aim to compete with the pharmaceutical sector at a global level, across 5 continents, developing medications in all possible dosage levels by focusing on different therapeutic areas.

We at Sanovel, are working with all our strength to achieve change and lasting solutions rooted in the area of health. Our aim is to innovate in a way that will bring us worldwide recognition.

It is needless to say that all of our staff and facilities share the aim of carrying the Turkish Pharmaceutical Industry into the future and achieving major success, at a global scale.

Facing the future

The Sanovel R&D Centre

All of the research carried out in our R&D centre is scientifically-focused, with our team constantly working on the development of branded-generics. By acquiring the highest possible level of understanding innovation, Sanovel supports our country to develop its technological and scientific potential. Thereby creating a healthy future by bolstering development, innovation, and valuing human life, as its fundamental principles.

Our fundamental goal is to utilise the latest technologies at the product development stage to speedily develop key products and bring them to market, achieving a leading status in the sector by making a real difference. Thanks to this approach, Sanovel is making products that are otherwise difficult to obtain.

Our strong team also works with full dedication to develop niche products in diverse therapeutic areas. As a result of their diligent research, we have introduced numerous new molecules and generics to the Turkish market. Furthermore, with the experience gained in the EU, USA, and Canada in particular, Sanovel has developed and continues to develop products that will be marketed globally. All such products developed are protected by Intellectual Property law.

The productive, agile, innovative research at Sanovel is ahead of time. Our research base and innovative outlook have made us one of the most important firms in the Turkish Pharmaceutical Industry.

Our R&D Divisions;
  • Formulation optimisation
  • Chemical analysis
  • Process optimisation and technology transfer
  • CMC (Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Controls)
Our R&D Products
  • Solids (tablets, capsules, and pellets)
  • Semi-solids
  • Liquids (prepared as sterile dosage forms within a wide portfolio of indications)
R&D Activities

Apart from the development of conventional generic medications, the following are some project examples where we aim to be the first generic formulation business in the global markets, particularly Turkey, USA, Canada and Europe.

  • Combination formulations
  • Innovative solid dosage forms produced using new production technologies, such as bi- and tri-layer tablets, capsules within a capsule, pellet-based tablets, etc.
  • ODT (orally disintegrating tablet) formulations

Awards we have won

At the 5th Summit of R&D Centres held on the 27th September 2016, Sanovel was awarded the 1st prize in Turkey, in the category “Competence in Intellectual Property Law”, by the Industry and Economy Minister.

Moreover, we won the 1st prize in the Pharmaceutical Sector for our R&D activities and making the most patent applications.

At the 6th Summit for R&D and Design Centres held on 20th-21st December 2017, we won 1st prize in our sector for two consecutive years for making the most patent applications.

At the 8th International Medicinal Chemistry Congress amongst the awards for R&D, we won the first prize in the category "Pharmaceutical Firm making the most patent applications".

Our investment in R&D

Investing for the future

At Sanovel, we continuously invest in development and optimisation. Ever since the foundation of the company, our doors have remained open to change, novel ideas, and innovation. We aim to reach excellence in production through utilising advanced technologies and the infrastructure required to achieve the same.

Our firm adheres to the rules enshrined within the GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) framework by making use of high technology devices and conducting our R&D studies with the latest technology available within the pharmaceutical field. Our products are developed for regulated markets by using a QbD (Quality by Design) approach to achieve a market-leading status when they enter.

Our Quality Policy

Deep dive into the quality policy our firm uses to manufacture products for a healthy life.

Our Quality Policy

Production to Global Standards

Sanovel, with its world standard production facilities, technological infrastructure, strong R&D basis, and unique talent, works to produce a healthy future as a leader in its own sector. Its aim, through innovation, agility, and respect for society and the environment, is to go from strength to strength each day, thanks to the team’s knowledge of manufacturing to high standards, and a strong vision to have its name associated with success in the global market.