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Top 10 Analytical Services Companies - 2021


With each passing year, the importance of data analytics in the pharmaceutical realm is becoming more significant. The incorporation of analytical processes during pharmaceutical manufacturing can not only increase control over the workflow but also enhance the overall quality and mitigate the risk of substandard drug products. 

Today, in their quest to ensure optimal quality, pharmaceutical organizations are investing the latest data analytics techniques and technologies, control strategies, and process optimization methods. Especially in the case of clinical trials, the utilization of data analytics is helping them reduce costs and speed up clinical trials through the analysis of various data points. The analysis of the available data like patient demography or genetic history is enabling pharma companies to speed up disease diagnosis and design more efficient control groups. By integrating analytical strategies into their workflow, organizations are also streamlining their sales and marketing outreach. The insights gained from the available data are enabling them to identify and augment their marketing channels while paving their way into new customer pools. 

In order to assist pharmaceutical companies in the task of incorporating the latest analytical processes, we have compiled this issue of Pharma Tech Outlook. In this edition, we have listed the top analytical services companies to highlight the ones that can escalate the chances of your growth. Equipped with innovative technological capabilities, these analytical service companies are set to transform the capabilities of your pharmaceutical organizations. Besides, the magazine also includes insights from thought leaders in the sector on the industry trends, best practices, recent innovations, and their advice for aspiring CIOs in the pharma industry. We hope this issue of Pharma Tech Outlook helps you build the partnership you and your organization need to foster a workspace driven by robust and efficient technology.

We present to you Pharma Tech Outlook’s “Top 10 Analytical Services Companies – 2021.” 

    Analytical Services Companies

  • Chemtos, offers single-use reference standard solutions, including DEA Exempt formulation products, for diagnostics, forensics, and drug screenings, which are accompanied by a comprehensive CoA that includes copies of the analytical data. Analytical techniques offered include UV HPLC, LC-MS, NMR, Karl Fischer titration for moisture content, Specific Optical rotation, Melting Point, and Combustion elemental analysis. All analytical work for such certification is carried out following GLP protocols. The company expanded to an additional site in 2016, where a 500 MHz Bruker NMR and a 300 MHz Agilent NMR were installed. They have been optimizing qNMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) process to minimize errors and increase accuracy and precision

  • Helix Biological Laboratory is continuously engaged in investigating the latest leading-edge testing and analysis methods and technologies and implementing them into its laboratory testing procedures. To be a top-flight service laboratory, a lab must provide testing and analysis that is to the highest standard and highest efficacy possible and offer attractive incentives that include cost effective testing methods, fast turn-around times, outstanding customer service and exceptional technical expertise. Helix Biological Laboratory is able to accomplish this and support its laboratory’s high-quality professional standards through the use of current state-of-the-art equipment technology, along with comprehensive skills and technical expertise

  • NJ Labs is a full-service analytical chemistry and microbiology laboratory that focuses on testing quality. The company ensures that their clients meet each set of regulations to avoid the FDA’s chances of detecting deficiencies in their products. They possess a wide array of testing capabilities for its diverse clientele. These include analytical chemical testing types like Elemental Analysis, Enzyme Activity, Vitamin Analysis, Amino Acids Analysis, as well as other types of testing. NJ Labs primarily follows United States Pharmacopeia procedures. The company’s efforts aren’t constricted just to the client’s needs but have a significant contribution in protecting public health by offering the right quality product

  • PPD


    PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Having been in the industry for over 30 years, PPD Laboratories’ bioanalytical lab has helped bring thousands of compounds to market by employing the most technologically advanced systems to develop assays and apply them to clinical trial samples across every stage of drug development. The company’s bioanalytical lab has worked with tens of thousands of molecules across a wide variety of established and evolving technologies. The scientists at PPD are actively involved in the bioanalytical community through participation in industry events, webinars, and peer-reviewed publications

  • Altasciences


    Altasciences is a forward-thinking, mid-size CRO/CDMO offering pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies a proven, flexible approach to preclinical and clinical pharmacology studies, including formulation, manufacturing and analytical service. For over 25 years, Altasciences has been partnering with sponsors to help support educated, faster, and more complete early drug development decisions. Altasciences’ integrated, full-service solutions include preclinical safety testing, clinical pharmacology and proof of concept, bioanalysis, program management, medical writing, biostatistics, and data management, all customizable to specific sponsor requirements. they helps sponsors get better drugs to the people who need them, faster

  • Charles River [NYSE:CRL]

    Charles River [NYSE:CRL]

    Charles River- a pharmaceutical company specializing in a variety of preclinical and clinical laboratory, gene therapy and cell therapy services for the pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology industries. They provide and services to expedite the discover, early-stag development and safe manufacture of novel drugs and therapeutics. The company's mission is to approach each day with the knowledge in work to help in imporving the health and well-being of many across the globe. Apart from that, the company offer support in fields of basic research, drug discovery, safety and efficacy, clinical supprt, and manufacturing. Since 2018, the company's broad portfolio allowed them to support the development of approximately 85 percent of FDA-approved drugs

  • Frontage Labs

    Frontage Labs

    Frontage Laboratories, Inc. is a CRO that provides integrated, science-driven, product development services throughout the drug discovery and development process to enable pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to achieve their development goals. Comprehensive services include drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, analytical testing and formulation development, preclinical and clinical trial material manufacturing, bioanalysis, preclinical safety and toxicology assessment and early phase clinical studies. The company has enabled many biotechnology companies and leading pharmaceutical companies of varying sizes to advance a myriad of molecules through development and file regulatory submissions in the United States, China and other countries

  • MicroVision Laboratories

    MicroVision Laboratories

    MicroVision Laboratories, is providing businesses, consultants and other testing laoratories with expert mircroscopy services in micro-analytical techniques includes FE-SEM, SEM, EDS, XRF, FTIR testing, PLM, X-Ray Imaging, DIC and sample preparation. Its strengths lies in cutting edge, high-performance equipment combined with solutions-focused customer service provides critical solutions for clients hailing from a broad range of industries ranging from medical to semiconductor, and from environmental to textile. The company work mainly with other businesses or consultants, providing them with the analytical data they need to help solve various manufacturing, QC, R&D or environmental problems

  • Pharma Medica Research

    Pharma Medica Research

    Pharma Medica Research—a full service contract research organization specialized in conducting early phase clinical trials in healthy volunteers, special and patient populations. The company provides all the tools that you need to implement clinical studies. It starts with the study design and protocol development right to the final report, including, clinical conduct, bioanalysis, clinical data management and biostatistics. The company's strengths lies in client-focused approach truly differentiates from others. The company has developed processes that put the needs of our clients first. These include flexible study scheduling, rapid turnaround and prompt final report delivery

  • Prompt Praxis Laboratories

    Prompt Praxis Laboratories

    Prompt Praxis Laboratories is a women-owned fully-integrated laboratory powered with the current information technology to facilitate rapid drug testing or development. The company provides a full range of rapid testing and support services focusing on pharmaceutical products and compounded sterile or nonsterile preparations. The company support three major industries includes pharmaceutical, compunding pharmacy and medical devices