Since 1988, Frontier Scientific, Inc. (Delaware location) has functioned as a specialty CRO, working to enable dramatic cost reductions via outsourced compound management, reformatting, sample procurement, liquid handling, and compound library management. The Delaware location is also an Alliance Partner with a large corporation that specializes in agricultural research and products, as well as various other science-related business units. In addition, the Delaware location has an Insectary which supplies Lepidopteran species for agricultural research.
Frontier Scientific (Utah location) is a chemical developer, manufacturer and custom research services provider to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial chemical, government, and academic sectors. Frontier Scientific specializes in the development of chemical compounds and processes related to porphyrins, phthalocyanines and boronic acids. Frontier Scientific develops building blocks for small molecule drug discovery, SAR studies, and lead optimization. Frontier Scientific provides standard catalog products with production quantities generally in the milligram to kilogram scale. Frontier Scientific's NMR, GCMS, LCMS, and UV/VIS spectrophotometer are located in-house to ensure quality compounds and quick turn around on projects. Frontier Scientific is a privately held corporation established in 1975 and headquartered in Logan, Utah.