Hermkens Pharma Consultancy

From a medicinal chemistry point of view Hermkens Pharma Consultancy specializes in providing early stage drug discovery support and advice in the process of target identification & validation, hit identification, hit optimization, lead identification, lead optimization, selection of development candidate (DC), preclinical research and First in Human (FIH) and related specialties such as library design, molecular design and organic chemistry.


Specialized in client start-ups, small sized companies in Life Sciences

Specialized in

  • Evaluation of targets
  • Evaluation of hits from screening or
    otherwise identified
  • Evaluation of leads
  • Provide guidance in hit and
    lead optimization
  • and more…
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  • CRO ‘s in the Netherlands, USA, Hungary, China, India and Singapore in the field of chemistry, medicinal chemistry, library production, biology, assay development, screening, in vitro and in vivo ADMET (DMPK), physicochemical parameter determinations
  • Toxicology experts
  • DMPK experts
  • CMC experts
  • Regulatory Affair experts
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Hermkens Pharma Consultancy BV was founded in November 2012 as a reaction on many requests for support from start-up companies aligned to the Radboud University Nijmegen. The main goal of the company is to build long term relationships with customers. Therefore, the focus is on start-ups and small sized biotech companies, who cannot yet fully support a medicinal chemist expert.  Keywords are trust, quality, flexibility, client directed, long term commitment.
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