Asterand Bioscience is the leading global provider of high quality, well-characterized human tissue and human tissue-based research solutions to drug discovery scientists. Our mission is to provide human-based solutions to accelerate the identification and validation of drug targets and enhance the selection of drug candidates with an increased likelihood of clinical success.
The Asterand Bioscience XpressBANK™ Biorepository is an invaluable source of high-quality, thoroughly characterized and validated tissues, biofluids, cell lines and molecular derivatives. All intended for research use in the drug and diagnostic development process. Our extensive repository contains over 300,000 human tissues and biofluids. This bank includes material that is prospectively obtained in a variety of formats includes fresh frozen FFPE, supported by comprehensive clinical data.
Through out BioSPOKE™ service, human tissues and clinical data are custom collected to meet unique research requirements within a wide range of disease categories or as normal controls. Samples are provided fresh or in a multiple preserved formats. Specialized processes may be tailored to each search request. This service allows Asterand Bio to deliver human tissues, biofluids and accompanying clinical information to our clients which are collected in a manner which is most compatible with their experimental design.
For over 20 years, Asterand Bio's trusted scientists have worked collaboratively with clients to facilitate the efficient selection of drug targets and candidate therapeutics with the highest likelihood for clinical success by providing a preclinical drug discovery services. From target and biomarker validation to characterizing the effects of drug candidate for both potency and safety using human tissue-based approaches, Asterand Bio provides clients with high quality experimental design, execution, data interpretation and reporting. Each project is managed by dedicated scientific project manager and customized to meet each client's specific need.