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New Studies Spotlight Aging and Rejuvenation

There’s “good” news and “bad” news on the research front. First, the bad. Researchers say they have discovered that our chromosomes wrinkle with age, blocking…

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Ovarian Cancer Blood Test Appears Close

Ovarian cancer often goes undiagnosed until it reaches an advanced stage, which helps explain why only about 1 in 4 patients will survive for at…

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Presenting the iSpecimen Marketplace (Video)

Presenting the iSpecimen Marketplace – where researchers find the specimens they need from the patients they want. By connecting researchers who need specimens with the healthcare providers…

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An HIE Guide to Survival

HIEs provide a valuable service to the healthcare industry – aggregating patient information across healthcare systems to enhance care coordination and drive improved outcomes, including…

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Gender Matters in Research Subjects

New research from the United Kingdom points to flaws in the thinking that men and women are generally interchangeable as research subjects. Scientists working at…


Specimen Spotlight


Specimen Spotlight: When Every Minute Counts

While some might giggle about the topic, there is serious biomedical value in analyzing fresh, healthy stool. Such research yields insights into the apparent link…


Biospecimen Procurement

Overview – Our Approach

iSpecimen uses technology to systematize the view into the healthcare system and the specimen collection process. Our technology allows us to see the specimens moving through the system but also dictates processes for labs to compliantly get the specimens out of the system and into the hands of researchers.

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Overview – Our Company

There is a profound need among researchers for richly annotated, highly customized medical specimens. See how iSpecimen helps meet those complex demands with cutting edge technology.