iSpecimen Marketplace

The iSpecimen Marketplace® is an Amazon™-like platform that connects life science researchers who need biospecimens with the healthcare providers who can supply those samples.

All participants benefit. Researchers enjoy efficient and compliant specimen procurement; healthcare providers gain new sources of revenue & cost recovery; and patients receive the satisfaction of contributing to medical discovery.

Millions of Patients and Specimens, One Global Marketplace.

Helping to Advance Medical Discovery with Global, Streamlined Access to Critically Needed Human Biospecimens

Sourcing biospecimens to support medical research can be challenging and time-consuming. iSpecimen changes the paradigm, offering single-source access to millions of human biospecimens and patients across a diverse network of providers—quickly and compliantly. Search for the specimens you need anytime, anywhere via our revolutionary iSpecimen Marketplace and free up time for your core priorities.

The iSpecimen Marketplace reinvents the inefficient process of biospecimen procurement by providing:


Centralized access to a world of specimen providers and researchers

Through the iSpecimen Marketplace, researchers gain streamlined access to millions of biospecimens, patients, and data across a global network of healthcare providers, helping to advance research timelines. Contributors instantly connect with a world of researchers in need of samples and sustainable revenue.


Intuitive specimen search

Through a single interface on the iSpecimen Marketplace, researchers can tap into a large and growing network of hospitals, biorepositories, practice groups, commercial laboratories, HIEs, and other healthcare organizations that provide access to millions of richly characterized biospecimens and patient encounters.


Streamlined ordering & procurement

The Marketplace helps to streamline specimen procurement—no matter how large the project. Orders can be tracked and managed in one place; from inquiry and quote to tracking shipments to accessing a repository of specimen datasets and invoices.


One contract, hundreds of providers

We manage contracting and compliance processes across all biospecimen contributor sites, giving you access to specimens from around the world, with a single contract. It’s time to say goodbye to time-consuming, paperwork-heavy, multi-vendor management.