75 Francis Street Boston, MA, 02115 United StatesThe Pathology Specimen Locator (PSL, formerly known as Virtual Specimen Locator (VSL)) is a Harvard Medical School wide consortium of four major teaching hospitals (BWH, MGH, BIDMC, and CHB) that help in identification and retrieval excess human tissues for research. It is set up as a core in the Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC).
The Contract Research Map is owned and maintained by Scientist.com. It was created to help researchers in the life sciences identify and connect with contract research organizations (CROs) based on geography. Updated nightly, this map features all of the available CROs within our network, so you can order services with a few clicks. Click on a specific country, scroll on the map itself or type into the search bar at the top—there are many ways to find the location and suppliers that you’re looking for. From Argentina to New Zealand, use this map to connect with a CRO near you.
We believe that every researcher across the world should be able to connect with the thousands of global CROs that exist and have the opportunity to work together. Like many industries,the life science supply chain has been disrupted over the last year. But there are many other circumstances such as international customs regulations or sensitive shipping times that create limitations around which countries are feasible to partner with. Sometimes, finding a CRO based in a country that best suits your research needs is imperative. We hope this contract research map allows you to find the right partner in the right place at the right time.
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Interested in connecting with one or more of the contract research organizations listed on this map? By clicking on the company’s name, you will be directed to their supplier profile on the Scientist.com marketplace. Once you set up a marketplace account you can start the ordering process immediately.
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If your CRO isn’t showing up on the map, then please be sure your company profile is up to date in Scientist.com’s Backoffice. After logging in, click the Your Company button in the navigation at the top, and then select the Locations tab.
Head over to backoffice.scientist.com to update your supplier profile and information. It may take up to two business days for the updates to be reflected on the map.