Case Studies

Stories from the field...

Marken Climbs Every Mountain for Clinical Trial Patients

CHALLENGE As part of Marken’s Direct to Patient (DTP) service, all of Marken’s team members are trained on being able to deliver at all times to maintain compliance with the clinical trial protocol and timelines. Because patients may travel while participating in a...

read more

Going the Extra Mile to Maintain Patient Continuity

CHALLENGE Two patient samples to be picked up at London Heathrow Airport for delivery to a central lab were not available for retrieval when Marken arrived. The airline handling agent misplaced the shipment and it may not have arrived in London. SOLUTION In order to...

read more

Delivery to Sick Child

Marken Delivers Medicine to Help Save a Child’s Life... Challenge: It is nearly midnight on a Wednesday and a child at Mater Children’s Hospital in Brisbane, Australia is critically ill and in immediate need of a drug available only in the United Kingdom. The drug...

read more

Infectious Mosquitoes

Marken Took the Sting Out of a Difficult Shipping Problem...Challenge: A client needed to move malaria-infected mosquitoes across the United States as part of a clinical trial for a new malaria vaccine. Mosquitoes, particularly those infected with malaria, are...

read more

News Archives