Services

Discover, Develop, Distribute

CPDC offers a broad range of services that can help you move your innovative radiopharmaceutical from concept to commercialization, or create companion diagnostic agents for your emerging therapeutics. Whether you are looking to better understand how your drug behaves during clinical development, or you need to reliably produce and market your radiopharmaceuticals, we can help.

Our knowledgeable teams have specialized expertise to support the pre-clinical development of your new probes, the know-how to translate your product to the clinic, and world-class GMP manufacturing capabilities to assure FDA, Health Canada or European approval for clinical trials and commercialization.

The CARI program and overcoming commercialization challenges in the Canadian isotope sector

CARI is a collaboration between The Centre for Probe Development and Commercialization (CPDC) and adMare BioInnovations (adMare) working to bring respective resources together to advance an area of tremendous therapeutic and commercial potential in which Canada can gain considerable global competitive advantage in radiopharmaceuticals. Join us for this event where we will learn how the

CPDC’s Discovery Team is experienced in oncology, immuno-oncology, and neurology models.

CPDC and University Health Network have created a joint venture, CanProbe, to accelerate the clinical development of molecular imaging probes.

CPDC’s manufacturing facilities are approved by Health Canada for the production of positron emitting radiopharmaceuticals.

Global drug companies are using CPDC’s know-how and world-class facilities to develop and test new drugs and molecular probes.

During medical isotope shortages, CPDC can provide substitutes for use in bone scans and imaging kidney function.

CPDC can create PET and SPECT imaging companions for small molecules, peptides, antibodies and other biologics.

CPDC works with all therapeutic and diagnostic isotopes, and has extensive expertise with alpha and beta emitting nuclides.

Cyclotrons can be used to produce enough Tc-99m within 6 hours to enable over 500 nuclear imaging scans.

Molecular imaging probes can show a tumour’s biochemical response to treatment in just a few days, unlike conventional modes like MRI or CT, which may not show a change in tumour size for several weeks.

ARTMS Products Inc. has been created by Triumf, BCCA, LHRI and CPDC to commercialize jointly-developed technology for production of Tc-99m on standard medical cyclotrons.

Molecular PET imaging probes are used primarily to diagnose cancer, heart disease and neurological conditions.