February 3, 2012: Chicago Discovery Solutions was one of the six companies selected out of 31 participants to present a business plan to the Committee on Science on session Entrepreneurship in Chemistry: Business Plan Presentations for Financing the Start-ups.
December 1, 2011: Transdermal patches prepared at Chicago Discovery Solutions show promising activities.
September, 2011: Chicago Discovery Solutions initiates a program with Evonik (www.evonik.com) on application of new polymers for Transdermal delivery.
May 2011: Chicago Discovery Solutions starts an in-house program to design new environmentally friendly catalysts. Among other projects, they are developing efficient methods to synthesize drug molecules so that fewer waste products are produced, and no contaminants are introduced that must be removed before a drug is marketed.
March 2011: Chicago Discovery Solutions sponsors a CSIFT night dinner attended by 250 scientists.
March 26, 2011: Dr. Mukund Chorghade, an accomplished chemical entrepreneur joins Chicago Discovery Solutions as a partner and Chief Scientific Officer. He brings more than 30 years of valuable experience in pharmaceutical industry.
January, 2011: Alltranz and Chicago Discovery Solutions begin a collaborative program to discover novel polymers as potential Microneedles to assist in the delivery of Naltrexone.
July 15, 2010: Chicago Discovery Solutions rents a fully equipped lab facility in the Philip J. Stewart Technology Center on the HPD (Veolia Water) campus Plainfield, IL. The Center is a state-of-the-art, 50,000+ square foot research and development facility.
January 21, 2010: Chicago Discovery Solutions is founded by chemical/pharmaceutical industry leader Anita Mehta, Ph.D. who has more than 30 years of valuable experience in companies such as Ranbaxy, Freeport McMoran. Partner, Arvind Mehta is a CPA (USA) with more than 30 years of accounting and business experience in companies such as Alcatel, Aventis, Freeport McMoRan.