Biological Sample Shipments


Marken provides a globally coordinated, full range, biological sample retrieval and delivery service. Services include:
  • Investigator starter packs, either electronic or manual, which are customized for each protocol, trial and client and translated if applicable
  • Temperature controlled packaging, including dry ice supply service when required, to meet required temperature specifications for biological sample shipments
  • Pre-trial training for investigator sites in local languages which covers printing airway bills, proper shipment packaging, how to handle dangerous goods and white glove services where specified
  • Dry ice is ‘topped off’ at intermediate shipment locations. Where required, gel packs are also replaced and temperature monitoring equipment is checked throughout the route
  • Regulatory and customs support to quickly navigate shipments through the often complicated clearance process
  • Assistance with government agency compliance in order to handle controlled substances, infectious material, radio labeled materials and other dangerous goods