• Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation

    We’re bringing
    life-saving research
    to the real world

  • Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation

    We’re training the next
    generation of life
    science leaders

  • Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation

    We’re working to
    bridge the gap
    in drug development

    commercial projects
    in value created for life science companies
    network experts & advisors
    SMEs, scale-ups & spinoffs supported

    Our interdisciplinary network of academic & industry leaders delivers expertise in product development while training the next generation of life science leaders

    We train, commercialize innovation, and support life science scale-ups in an industry-led collaborative network model. We focus on business, regulatory & patent strategy; regulatory compliant toxicology; synthesis; formulation; PK/PD; clinical trial design; and take a compound all the way from the research bench to the patient’s bedside.

    support Researchers and Start ups

    What is API?

    We are a not-for-profit that partners with industry, leading experts and post-secondaries to empower life science commercialization. We support innovators looking to scale-up, and leverage post-doctoral, graduate, and undergraduate students to bring life-saving research to the real world while training them on industry projects.

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    What do we do?

    We build translational teams that bridge the gap between academic research and industry in a timely manner while keeping IP with the funder. We work in collaboration with industry, post-secondaries and partners to deliver leading drug expertise ensuring success in commercial development.

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    How do I get involved?

    We provide the support of a full pharmaceutical company to academic researchers who have an idea. We help Industry access research innovation in a framework that supports commercial success.

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    Latest Updates

    May 2023 Newsletter

    May 16, 2023 in Newsletter

    API Stories Support for startups recognized We had an exciting night at the YEG Startup Awards as two People’s Choice awards were awarded to one......

    April 2023 Newsletter

    Apr 26, 2023 in Newsletter

    API Stories Startups pitch and win funding to advance their companies At this year’s second inaugural Life Sciences Investment Summit, hosted by Startup TNT and......