We work with pharmaceutical manufacturers, and those along the supply chain, to provide quality control testing and consultancy, to add value to your products, optimize manufacturing routes and solve problems.  Whatever your requirements, our team of experts will work with you to develop solutions and methodologies to help you to deliver your projects.

We are fully GMP certified for quality control testing of human and veterinary medicinal products (full documentation is available to download on the right of this page). All Lucideon’s services are undertaken in compliance with EU guidance on GMP as it applies to contract QC testing laboratories.

We are MHRA-inspected (successfully re-accredited in September 2016), and a UKAS accredited testing house (No. 0013), so you can trust that the test data that we provide to you is accurate and reliable.  Our highly qualified and experienced technical staff use transparent, traceable, calibrated techniques and state-of-the-art equipment.

We have registered (self-identified) with the FDA (U.S. Food and Drugs Administration).  Please see our certificate here

Quality Control

We offer chemical and microbiological quality control (QC) testing of APIs, raw materials, finished products and medical devices in compliance with cGMP - find out more. Our service also extends to formulations and packaging.
Using our materials expertise and state-of-the-art analytical capabilities Lucideon also offers thermal, physical, microscopy and surface analysis, to further determine the key characteristics of your material.  We specialize in tackling complex analytical projects which deliver high value results to our customers.

Drug Delivery Technologies

Lucideon has developed a novel inorganic drug delivery platform (iCRT), with release rates that can be tailored from minutes to months. The platform also offers an effective barrier to drug abuse, among other features such as improved bioavailability and using green manufacturing processes.

Powder Processing Support

We offer powder processing consultancy, cleanliness validation and failure analysis as well as development of quality assurance programs and new processes for formulation development.

Failure Analysis

Lucideon works closely with you to identify and solve failures including contamination, delamination, debonding, leaching and printing failures.

What makes us stand out from other pharmaceutical testing labs?

We’re unique in that we don't just offer routine pharmaceutical testing, we also provide a vast range of advanced analytical services, such as surface analysis. This, together with our consultancy and materials development service, helps our clients to optimize their products and processes.

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