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Capabilities & Facilities

Peakdale Molecular endeavours to acquire the widest range of the latest state-of-the-art equipment to further accelerate chemistry initiatives.

Large scale vessels

  • 50L (-40 to 150°C)
  • 30L (-90 to 150°C)
  • 25L (-40 to 150°C)
  • 2 x 20L (-90 to 200°C)
  • 4 x 10L (-40 to 150°C)
  • 4 x 6L
  • 2 x 30L separators
  • Scale-up rotary evaporators
  • 5 x 20L
  • Carius apparatus for reaction screening
  • 2 x Differential scanning calorimeters (1 with autosampler)
  • Access to Thermal Screening Unit (TSU) facility
  • Access to Mettler Toledo RC1
  • Multiple Parr reactors (22mL to 7.5L)
  • Multiple Buchi miniclaves from 50mL to 20L volumes
  • 2 x Biotage Endeavours for large scale screening
  • H-Cube
  • Ozonolysis equipment
  • Photochemistry equipment
  • Microwaves
    • Anton Parr (up to 1L)
    • 2 x Biotage (0.2 – 20mL)
  • Standard equipment to carry out parallel synthesis
  • Multinuclear NMR
    • 2 x 400MHz
    • 1 x 300MHz
  • 3 x HPLC-MS system (single quad MS, UV diode array and ELS detection)
  • 2 UPLC-MS systems (single quad MS and UV diode array detection)
  • Chiral LC – UV detection
  • 1 UPLC system (UV diode array detection)
  • 6 HPLC systems (UV diode array and ELS detection)
  • 1 GPC system (UV and ELS detection)
  • 2 GC-FID systems (plus 1 additional Headspace autosampler)
  • 1 GC-MS system (high res EI MS)
  • 2 coulometric KF titrators
  • 1 DSC
  • 1 FTIR
  • 1 particle sizer
  • Mass directed prep HPLC
  • 3 x prep HPLC (including chiral prep capability)
  • Automated column chromatography (normal and reverse phase, mg up to 500 g)
  • High Throughput Automated Purification facility including:
    • Waters MUX (4-way analytical LCMS)
    • Mettler Toledo Flexiweigh
    • Genevac HT12
    • Tecan Liquid Handler
  • Scale – up to 100 mg of crude
  • Bespoke software manages workflow
  • Process can be tailored to specific customer requirements
  • Counter current chromatography
  • 2 x Genevac HT12
  • Freeze dryer
  • Waters Xevo TQS (triple quad) with Aquity iClass UPLC
  • Thermo Ultra TSQ (triple quad) with Surveyor HPLC
  • Multifunctional plate reader BMG ClarioStar (luminescence, fluorescence, and UV/vis Absorbance)
  • Schrodinger suite
  • Spotfire

Drug discovery support

  • In Vitro ADMET Services
  • Medicinal Chemistry Services
  • Parallel Array Services
  • Computational Chemistry
  • Organic Electronics
  • Nanomaterials
  • Performance Lubricants
  • Fuel Additives
  • Nucleosides and Nucleotides
  • Carbohydrates

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