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Clinical Trial, Experiment, & Treatment



We provide modeling & simulation (M&S) services to help pharmaceutical and biotech companies optimize drug development. Contact us for following services.



(Octet Expert Strategy)

Need to identify the best M&S strategy to inform and optimize drug development? Get OXS help.  


(Octet M&S)

If you have identified a specific M&S need at any stage of development, get OMS support and let us take care of it.



Fully unbundle your M&S needs with E-OMS support! Free up your resources to focus on your strengths. We will take care of all your M&S needs in close collaboration with your in-house team.  



We believe fit-for-purpose applications of M&S is the solution to an unsustainably high cost and unacceptably high failure rate in drug development. 


Located in the heart of Boston, Octet Research is a tech enabled company dedicated to providing a high quality M&S service. Founder and CSO, Rajiv P. Shrestha, PhD, leads our high energy and an interdisciplinary team.

Contact us to find out how we can help you to identify and meet your M&S needs irrespective of the stage of your drug development program. 


Scientific Leads

Rajiv P Shrestha

Rajiv P. Shrestha, PhD

Chief Science Officer


Chandni Valiathan, PhD

M&S Strategy  Lead


Ubin Pokharel, MD

Biology Lead


Scientific Advisors


Prof. Yossi Chait

Dr. Yossi Chait is a Professor in the department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA and is the Director of Control in Biomedical Systems lab. His recent research focus lies at the interface of engineering, mathematics, and medicine. Prof. Chait also holds a non-clinical appointment at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, a Visiting Professorship at the Technion, Israel, and is the scientific director of the Innovation Center, American Renal Associates.


Prof. Emeritus Joseph Horowitz

Dr. Joseph Horowitz is a Professor Emeritus in the department of  Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA. His current research interests include biomedical applications of statistics, random processes, dynamical systems and control theory, decision analysis, and risk analysis.


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50 Milk Street, 15th floor

Boston, MA 02109

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