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We are reimagining medicine

Virtual reality isn’t just for video gamers. It’s also a tool scientists are using to discover new medicines.

Bringing virtual reality to the lab

Virtual reality isn’t just for video gamers. It’s also a tool scientists are using to discover new medicines. Using a high-tech headset, researchers can enter the microscopic world of small molecules and proteins and interact with the molecules that they’re designing or targeting. Learn how Novartis teams are using this technology to accelerate drug discovery. 

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    Discover Novartis

    It can take years of sleuthing to produce breakthrough medicines. Read more about our approach to research.

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    Careers in Research

    Novartis looks for dedicated team members to join its research efforts around the world. We recruit the best and brightest at all levels of expertise.

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    Our Science

    Our researchers combine imagination with the rigor of collaborative science to find better treatments for disease.

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    Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

    The Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research is the innovation engine of Novartis.