Inventiva’s headquarters are located in Dijon, the capital of the Burgundy region in France, which is located less than 2 hours from Paris, Basel and Lyon. The 12,000 m².(129,000 sq. ft.) facility houses Inventiva’s high throughput and high content screening activities, compound storage facilities and proprietary library, and is home to the early biology, computational and medicinal chemistry, DMPK and pharmacology teams. We hold the licenses and permits to conduct all pharmaceutical research activities, including for the use of radioactive elements, genetically modified organisms and human cells. Facilities are state-of-the-art and updated to the highest industry standards:
- New L2 biosafety certified biology labs built in 2009 (>800 m²; 8600ft²)
- Organic synthesis facilities upgraded in 2010 (>850 m²; 9150ft²) with purification and analytical equipment
- Newly renovated state-of-the-art biology labs (>400 m²; 4300ft²)
- Newly reinforced early ADME equipment with a second robotic platform and up-to-date mass spectrometers
The site also has fully equipped, operational pharmacology facilities (>1500 m²; 16000ft²; AAALAC accredited) and compound management facilities.
The Dijon headquarters also houses the administrative and other support functions.