Epistem is a leading company providing innovative services to accelerate drug development programmes. We provide preclinical and clinical services that can either be classified by technique or by therapeutic area and include the following: 

Services by Technique

  • Genetics testing (DNA genotyping and RNA gene expression) - NGS (Illumina), Microarray (Affymetrix and Agilent) and qPCR (high throughput Fluidigm platform and Roche Lightcyclers)
  • Histology - GCLP compliant sample assessments and IHC optimisation and validation services, RNAScope assessments on multiple platforms (including Ventana and Aperio platforms)
  • FACS - Multiple BD and Miltenyi platforms (including Miltenyi MACS Quant (3 laser allowing for 8 colors), 2 x BD LSR Fortessa, BD LSR-II, BD FACS Canto-II, BD FACS Verse, BD Influx, BD FACS Aria Fusion
  • Preclinical Imaging - Optical imaging, PET-CT & MRI
  • Microbiome testing
  • ELISA and multiplexed (Luminex) protein assays

Preclinical Research Services

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