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A Wake-Up Call About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis, afflicts as many as 2.5 million Americans, most of whom have faced doubters who think the…

Advancements in Research



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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More Reasons to Thank Brain Donors

A couple of weeks ago we blogged about how pledging one’s brain supports research into CTE, the degenerative disease linked to concussions in athletes. Brain…

Clinical Labs

Cloud Computing

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…

Data & Privacy

Industry Trends

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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…

Evolution of Cancer Biospecimens Infographic by iSpecimen

May is National Cancer Research Month

May is National Cancer Research Month, which recognizes the importance of cancer research and the contributions of researchers, physician-scientists, survivors, and patient advocates in the…


Specimen Spotlight


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.