Getting to know about a few of the biggest medical lab companies across the world is a great way to start a career in the industry. While the top firms today operate out of the U.S., some of them enjoy an international presence. Here is an introduction to a few such labs in the world.
Alliance Imaging Inc.
This firm offers high-tech diagnostic imaging services, including radiation therapy to health care providers and hospitals across the U.S. Comprehensive shared or full-time on-site services span imaging systems as well as trained and qualified technicians, apart from maintenance and regular upgrades required for smooth operations.
Array BioPharma Inc.
The company is a leading player in the search for more effective therapies and drugs to battle cancer. Independent and collaborative efforts of this bio pharmaceutical company are focused on discovery and development of safe small-molecule drugs to cure cancer patients. Currently, there are several pipeline projects in different stages of clinical trial.
BioClinica (Bio-Imaging Technologies, Inc.)
BioClinica, though based in the US, serves a global clientele. It excels in Clinical Trial Management Solutions, offering a range of services spanning all stages from design and management to submission and post-approval. High-tech research and communication infrastructure sets this firm apart from competitors.
Bio-Reference Laboratories, Inc.
Bio-Reference caters to clinical diagnostic needs of health care providers across US. It offers an array of testing facilities including women’s health, genetics, molecular analytics, and anatomical pathology. The lab also extends its services on a global level through its subsidiary GeneDx.
Clinical laboratory services from Enzo caters primarily to the American health care industry, providing a full range of testing services, including but not limited to fertility and hormonal studies, as well as hematology and phlebotomy.
This multinational company specializes in custom medical devices, biopharma, health care and clinical service sectors. With hi-tech electronic infrastructure for collection, analysis and distribution of clinical research data, the firm is a leading player in respiratory and cardiac safety services that find use in developing new drugs. At present, ERT is an integral part of Invivodata, focused on the electronic patient-reported outcomes (ePRO) sector.
Quest Diagnostics offers clinical lab services mainly in the US and has diversified its operations to Brazil, Mexico, UK, and India as well. Diagnostic testing facilities at its labs span neuro disorders, cardiovascular problems, cancer, as well as communicable infectious diseases.
These are but a handful of medical labs heading the list of companies that have made it big in this industry. With unlimited scope for expansions and discoveries in future, the list is bound to grow.