Pyxis Discovery Company Profile

15:38 EDT 18th March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Pyxis Discovery offers chemistry-based drug discovery services to the global pharmaceutical industry and develops products and services on the basis of computational chemistry. The activities of Pyxis Discovery focus on the development of solutions to support the global pharmaceutical industry to gain efficiency in their drug discovery programs.The name of the company is based on a constellation called ‘Pyxis’ that is also known as the ‘Mariners’ Compass’. It is a metaphor for ‘navigation’ and ‘course’ which are two principles that are important in drug discovery. The ‘navigation’ refers to achieving the right balance between the different scientific disciplines involved in a discovery project and the ‘course’ refers to the final goal of such project usually compounds that have interesting and favorable properties that will allow further development.


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United States of America


Phone: 617 217 2780
Fax: 617 217 2001

News Articles [334 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Blue Oak and PsychoGenics partner on drug discovery

Blue Oak Pharmaceuticals and PGI Drug Discovery have entered into a partnership to discover and optimize novel treatments for brain disorders and psychiatric conditions. Under the terms of the agreeme...

BRIEF—UK’s Medicines Discovery Catapult in new AMR project

The Medicines Discovery Catapult, the UK government-backed body that seeks to speed drug discovery and…

How Robot Math and Smartphones Led Researchers to a Drug Discovery Breakthrough

NewsResearchers have figured out how to apply an algorithm originally designed to help robots move to an entirely different problem: drug discovery.

Beacon Discovery, Janssen team up in metabolic conditions

Beacon Discovery Inc. and Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc. are teaming up in the discovery of small molecules aimed at various G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) targets for metabolic diseases.

X-Chem, AstraZeneca expand drug discovery partnership

X-Chem, a small molecule discovery specialist, has expanded its existing global drug discovery and technology transfer collaboration with AstraZeneca.

The Current issue of “The view from here” is concerned with nanoscience in drug discovery.

The topic of this month’s newsletter from Drug Discovery Today is “nanoscience in drug discovery”

Beacon enters drug discovery collaboration with Janssen

US-based drug discovery firm Beacon Discovery has entered a multi-year collaboration agreement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals for small molecule compounds to...Read More... The post Beacon enters drug d...

Bayer and PeptiDream enter into multi-target discovery collaboration

In a discovery and license collaboration valued up to $1.1bn, Japanese pharma PeptiDream Inc. will use its Peptide Discovery Platform System (PDPS) technology to identify macrocyclic/constrained pepti...

PubMed Articles [546 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Protac-induced Protein Degradation in Drug Discovery: Breaking the Rules - or Just Making New Ones?

Targeted protein degradation, using bifunctional small molecules (Protacs) to remove specific proteins from within cells, has emerged as a novel drug discovery strategy with the potential to offer the...

From machine learning to deep learning: progress in machine intelligence for rational drug discovery.

Machine intelligence, which is normally presented as artificial intelligence, refers to the intelligence exhibited by computers. In the history of rational drug discovery, various machine intelligence...

Fragment-Based Drug Discovery of Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors.

Phosphodiesterases are proving to be fruitful targets for drug discovery. At the same time fragment-based drug discovery has matured into a powerful and widely applied technique. In this communication...

The Current State of Peptide Drug Discovery: Back to the Future?

Over the last decade, peptide drug discovery has experienced a revival of interest and scientific momentum, as the pharmaceutical industry has come to appreciate the role that peptide therapeutics can...

Allosteric Tuning of Caspase-7: a Fragment-Based Drug Discovery Approach.

The caspase family of cysteine proteases are highly sought after drug targets due to their essential roles in apoptosis, proliferation and inflammation pathways. High throughput screening efforts to d...

Clinical Trials [159 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Discovery Elbow Multi-Center Prospective Study

The purpose of this prospective clinical trial is to document the performance and clinical outcomes of Biomet Discovery Elbow.

A Clinical Investigation of the Discovery™ Elbow System

The purpose of this study is to perform a five-year, multi-center prospective evaluation of the Discovery™ Elbow System for outcome and durability. Relief of pain and restoration of fun...

Endometriosis Biomarker Discovery Study

This is a prospective, Single time point, discovery study intending to identify biomarkers that can differentiate endometriosis from other underlying reasons for pelvic pain. Patients unde...

Protein Biomarker Discovery and Validation in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) And Asthma

The purpose of the study is to better understand the function of asthma and COPD, and response to therapy. There are two Phases to this study broken into two arms. In Phase I, our propose ...

Biologic Basis of Liver Cancer From Chronic Hepatitis B

The focus of the study is to identify viral factors and host immune responses that differentiate HBV-related HCC patients from HBV patients who have not progressed to HCC. To that end, the...

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The ambition of Pyxis Discovery is to be the preferred chemistry service provider for companies that are active in small molecule drug discovery. Pyxis Discovery's Smart approach of designing and ...

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Pyxis Discovery offers chemistry-based drug discovery services to the global pharmaceutical industry and develops products and services on the basis of computational chemistry. The activities of Pyxis...

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Founded in 1969, the Sprout Group raised its first venture fund of $12 million more than 30 years ago. Since then, Sprout has financed more than 350 companies whose combined revenues now exceed $50 bi...

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