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May 25, 2022

Hyderabad, India and Boston, U.S.A., (May 25, 2022): Excelra, a leading global data and digital insights organization, today announced a partnership with HotSpot Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company pioneering the discovery and development of small molecule allosteric therapies for the treatment of cancer and autoimmune diseases. Read more

April 19, 2022

Hyderabad, India, and Boston, U.S.A: April 19, 2022: Excelra, a leading global Data and Analytics provider for Life Science organizations, has announced a strategic majority investment in Anlitiks, a young and rapidly growing technology company in the value and evidence domain. Read more

April 4, 2022

NEW YORK, April 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — ProofPilot, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) clinical trial research platform, today announced the closing of more than $12M in Series B financing, led by Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc., with Sopris Capital, LLC, First Trust Capital Partners, LLC, and Excelra, among others, participating in this round. Read more

February 9, 2022

London, United Kingdom and Hyderabad, India: February 9, 2022 – A new collaboration between data science and analytics leader, Excelra, and artificial intelligence pioneer X-Chem will accelerate preclinical drug discovery and aid scientists to find new drug candidates for currently hard-to-drug targets. Read more

February 9, 2022

Hyderabad, India/ Shenzhen, China: January 19, 2022 – Excelra, a leading global Data & Analytics organization, today announced the partnership for its Global Online Structure Activity Relationship Database (GOSTAR) with XtalPi Inc., an AI-based pharmaceutical biotechnology company reinventing the industry’s approach to drug research and development with its Intelligent Digital Drug Discovery and Development platform. Read more

December 1, 2021

HYDERABAD, India and Nanjing, China: December 1, 2021: Excelra, a leading global data & analytics provider, today announced its partnership with Silexon AI Technology, a next-generation biotech company with a scalable AI/ML (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning) platform for drug discovery and biopharmaceutical research. Read more

October 19, 2021

HYDERABAD, October 19, 2021 – Excelra, a leading Data and Analytics provider for Life Science organizations, announced the appointment of Sudip Nandy to the company’s board of directors effective 1st October 2021. Read more

August 23, 2021

HYDERABAD, August 23, 2021 – Today, Excelra, a global data science and data analytics company, unveiled an improved version of GOSTAR, its flagship chemistry insights engine. The enhancements offer advanced search, analysis, and visualization capabilities enabling drug discovery scientists Read more

November 05, 2020

Hyderabad, India; Cambridge, MA; November 05/ Thursday /2020: Excelra, a leading global data science & data analytics company, and Cellarity, a flagship pioneering company working on the development of a new generation of medicines to treat diseases at the level of cell behaviours,  Read more

October 21, 2020

Hyderabad India/ Toronto, Canada: October 21/Wednesday/2020: Excelra, a leading global Data & Analytics organization today announced that it has licensed its Global Online Structure Activity Relationship Database (GOSTAR) to Cyclica Inc.,  Read more

October 14, 2020

Wednesday, October 14, 2020: Interview with Anandbir Brar, Chief Executive Officer, Excelra | Headline Partner at D4 Global (Virtual Event)

September 15, 2020

Tuesday, 15th September, 2020: Excelra, a global data science and data analytics company, today announced its collaboration with Standigm Inc., a company using artificial intelligence (AI) technology for drug discovery and development. September 15, 2020. Read More

July 23, 2020

Thursday, 23rd July, 2020: Excelra announced today the appointment of Haranath Gnana as Chief Solutions Officer effective July 22, 2020. Read More

June 10, 2020

Wednesday, 10th June, 2020:Excelra announced the release of the COVID-19 Biomarker Database in support of the ongoing global scientific efforts, aimed at developing safe and effective therapeutic options to treat the novel coronavirus disease. Read More

May 19, 2020

Tuesday, 19th May, 2020: Under a three-year agreement, Excelra will provide Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) with GOSTAR, a small molecule medical chemistry intelligence database to aid drug design projects.  Read More

April 8, 2020

Wednesday, 8th April, 2020: The ‘open-access’ database presents a landscape of ‘Approved’ small molecules and biologics with known preclinical, pharmacokinetic, pharmacodynamic, and toxicity profiles; which can rapidly enter either Phase 2 or 3 or may even be used directly in clinical settings against COVID-19.  Read More

March 16, 2020

Monday, 16th March, 2020: Excelra has activated its business contingency plan to avoid or minimize business disruptions and ensure seamless delivery.  Read More

February 6, 2020

Thursday, 6th February, 2020: Excelra’s Dr. Nandu Gattu, (Senior Vice President – Pharma Analytics) interviewed for ‘PharmaVoice’ on the topic “New Pipeline Pathways”. Dr. Gattu elucidated on data-driven and strategic approaches to ‘Drug Repurposing’.  Read More

December 18, 2019

HYDERABAD India, December 18th Wednesday, 2019: Excelra (, a leading global Data and Analytics company, today announced a Drug Repurposing partnership with Keio University School of Medicine – a top research university in Japan to explore new therapeutics for a rare indication. . Read More

November 20, 2019

HYDERABAD India, November 20th Wednesday, 2019: Excelra (, a leading global Data and Analytics Company today announced a Drug Repurposing collaboration with Osaka-based Maruho – a pharmaceutical company specialising in Dermatology. Read More

April 8, 2019

HYDERABAD, India – 8th April, 2019 — Excelra (, a leading data and analytics company, announced the successful release of GOBIOM+ (Global Online Biomarker Database), the most comprehensive and high-quality biomarker intelligence platform. GOBIOM+ is geared to support quick, reliable and data-driven decision making in translational drug development. Read More…

Aug 27, 2018

Dr. Nandu Gattu, senior vice-president pharma analytics at Excelra, a biopharma data and analytics company, noted that osimertinib is significantly more expensive (estimated at three-10 times) than the first- and second-generation EGFR inhibitors and this may play as a key factor in clinical use. Read More…

May 16, 2018

Excelra and IIT-Kharagpur announce a multi-year collaboration aimed at accelerating research in Drug Repurposing. The alliance will leverage diverse skill-sets and domain expertise of the two partners and integrate Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Machine Learning (ML) technology in Excelra’s Drug Repurposing engine. Read More…

November 13, 2017

Anandbir Singh Brar, CEO at EXCELRA was elated to talk on the development and noted, “Our collaboration has started gaining the momentum required to deliver unprecedented results. This is just the beginning. Read More…

November 21, 2016

Based on its recent analysis of the biomarker research market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Excelra Knowledge Solutions Pvt. Ltd. with the 2016 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Enabling Technology Leadership. Excelra’s comprehensive, content-rich biomarker database. Read More…

July 19, 2016

Dr. Nandu Gattu heads the Pharma Analytics Group at Excelra. He has more than 25 years of experience in Computational Biology, Pharmacology and Drug Discovery & Development. Prior to joining Excelra, Dr. Gattu was associated with Schering Plough Pharmaceuticals, SmithKline Beecham, GlaxoSmithKline and Vimta Labs. Read More…

June 07, 2016

Excelra, Asia’s leading Knowledge Solutions Company today announced that it has entered into a strategic Drug Repurposing collaboration with Tokyo-based pharmaceutical company, Astellas Pharma Inc. The collaboration is focused on identifying novel therapeutic indications. Read More…

May 13, 2016

Excelra, Asia’s leading knowledge solutions company today announced its collaboration with H.M. Pharma Consultancy (HMPC), a life science consulting enterprise based in Austria, to jointly provide Drug repurposing services to Pharma and Biotech companies across Europe. Read More…

April 26, 2016

Excelra Knowledge Solutions today announced that it has extended its GOBIOM (Global Online Biomarker Database) license to the Biomarker Qualification Group of the USFDA. Excelra collaborated with the USFDA in the year 2008 in developing the safety biomarker content in GOBIOM. Read More…