R&D Solutions

Helping our pharmaceutical and biotech clients solve for patients


Explore the future of digital in a scientific lab.

Helping biopharma companies focus on the patient

We help the world’s leading biopharma companies bring their vision to life – enabling them to improve outcomes by converging around the patient, connecting scientific expertise with unique insights into the patient experience.

Our services span across the entire life sciences enterprise, from research laboratories, clinical trials, and regulatory services, to pharmacovigilance and patient services solutions. Delivered by biopharma and biotech experts, our services are powered by an integrated, intelligent technology solution – the Accenture INTIENT platform.


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A Life Sciences industry leader

Leader in strategic consulting

Leader for Third Consecutive Time in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Life Sciences Research & Development Vendor Assessment for Strategic Consulting

Leader in digital services

Leader in Everest Group 2019 PEAK Matrix® for Life Sciences Digital Services, examining the changing dynamics of the digital landscape

Leader in Life Sciences Operations Services

Leader in the Everest Group Life Sciences Operations -- Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2020 due to Accenture’s "deep domain knowledge…"

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New Science is driving biopharma growth

Biopharma companies are finding ways to delivery exceptional growth amidst tremendous disruption by embracing New Science – an evolving, unique combination of the best in science and health technology that is filling an unmet need and raising the standard of care.


of sales between 2017 and 2022 are expected to be driven by New Science, up from 47% between 2012 and 2017.


more investment is being made in digital, data and genomics by leaders in New Science compared to their peers.


higher Probability of Technical and Regulatory Success (PTRS) with New Science compared to other treatments.

What we think

Accenture surveyed 128 life sciences industry leaders to better understand the drivers for digital transformation in a scientific research lab.

We interviewed 4,000 patients to examine the relationship between patient organizations and pharma companies.

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Our leaders


Leader in Life Sciences Operations Services

Leader in the Everest Group Life Sciences Operations -- Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2020 due to Accenture’s "deep domain knowledge…"

Accenture and Google Cloud collaborate to help Life Sciences companies advance innovative therapies

January 28, 2020 / Accenture and Google Cloud announced that Google Cloud will be the cloud technology provider for Accenture’s INTIENT platform.

UCB and Accenture collaborate to accelerate data processing and help improve patient safety

December 16, 2019 / Accenture and UCB, a global biopharmaceutical company collaborated to build a safety solution based on INTIENT Pharmacovigilance.

Life Sciences blog

Our Life Sciences experts weigh in on how pharma, biotech and medtech companies can improve patient outcomes.

Moving from experimental to essential: How life sciences is transforming through technology

Many life sciences organizations are experimenting with digital technologies to meet the needs of patients, employees and business partners.

The growing role of patient organizations

Patients often look for support while dealing with health issues, and increasingly they are looking toward patient organizations.

FDA and Digital Technologies: Striving for better patient safety and improved industry compliance

Software and digital solutions related to prescription drug use could play a role in providing the right information to patients and healthcare providers.