About Us

Preclinical Research Centre

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV) has proven its commitment to biomedical research by facilitating drug discovery and regulatory services for industrial products including preclinical R&D pharm therapeutics, biotech, natural products, agrochemical and chemical industries. SBV has entered into a multi-crore joint venture with the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India to establish a new small Animal Research Facility for Preclinical Studies and Services named “Mahatma Gandhi Medical Preclinical Research Centre” (MGMPRC), located inside SBV Campus, Pillayarkuppam, Puducherry, India.

Thrust Area



Disease models (Rodents/ Zebrafish)


MGMPRC is dedicated to supporting the R&D Pharma and scientific communities with high-quality data standards in Preclinical toxicology and Exploratory pharmacology.


MGMPRC is poised to serve regulatory services for the industrial and R&D needs of industries and researchers in both public and private sectors across the globe. MGMPRC’s extended research support includes end-to-end delivery of the program by providing consultancy, study designs, and the conduct of studies, as well as providing a scientific rationale for the findings of the study.

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