"Clinically predictive preclinical efficacy testing services at your disposal"

Jussi Halleen - CEO, Pharmatest Services



University of Turku

Pharmatest has collaborated with the University of Turku (UTU) since 1999. Pharmatest has exclusive access to high quality GLP-compliant research facilities administrated by Central Animal Laboratory of UTU, and Pharmatest collaborates with UTU researchers in many of its R&D projects (see for example the poster presentation in the Hanson Wade Tumor Models event in Boston on July 2015).




Immunodiagnostic Systems Limited (IDS) located in Boldon, UK, is a global leader for providing diagnostic kits for bone metabolism. Pharmatest has used methods of IDS widely in its preclinical efficacy models since 2002.


ValiFinn Ltd

ValiFinn Ltd (ValiFinn) located in Oulu, Finland, develops novel predictive biomarkers for oncology and personalized medicine. ValiFinn’s novel TRAC technology is a superior gene expression analysis compared to microarrays and conventional qPCR, and Pharmatest collaborates closely with ValiFinn to apply the use of TRAC in preclinical efficacy models of Pharmatest.




Massachusetts Biotechnology Council (MassBio) located in Cambridge, MA, USA, is a not-for-profit organization that represents and provides services and support for the Massachusetts biotechnology industry. Pharmatest has its US sales office in Cambridge, MA, and has been a member of MassBio since 2013.




Vincit is expert in software development and service design. The Vincit analytics team located in Turku has provided expert services for Pharmatest since April 2014.




3DHISTECH located in Budapest, Hungary, develops and manufactures high-performance hardware and software products for digital pathology, including high speed digital slide scanners that create high quality brightfield and fluorescent digital slides. Pharmatest has been using the HistoQuant, 3DHISTECH's IHC analysis software application since early 2015.



Taconic Biosciences

Taconic Biosciences is a fully-licensed, global leader in genetically engineered rodent models and services. Founded in 1952, Taconic helps biotechnology companies and institutions acquire, custom generate, breed, precondition, and distribute valuable research models worldwide. Pharmatest collaborates closely with Taconic in developing novel preclinical oncology models using mice provided by Taconic.




BioSiteHisto offers a wide range of high-quality histopathological services for customers worldwide. As a modern GLP laboratory and being a frontrunner within research development, BioSiteHisto provides professional services within many fields such as histology, high quality imaging, and image analysis. BioSiteHisto’s expertise consists of modern immunohistochemical assays & analysis, as well as hard tissue histology. Pharmatest collaborates closely with BioSiteHisto in the fields of histopathology and immunohistochemical assays.




Biocom is the largest, most experienced leader and advocate for California’s life science sector. Biocom works on behalf of more than 1,000 members to drive public policy, build an enviable network of industry leaders, create access to capital, introduce cutting-edge STEM education programs, and create robust value-driven purchasing programs. Pharmatest has been a member of Biocom since February 2017.