26 Oct, 2009What’s in it for the provider?


I attended the Society for Biomolecular Sciences Label-Free Symposium in San Diego last week. The area seems to be growing quickly, as it utilizes diverse…

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26 Oct, 2009Why Assay Depot? (part 1)


How have you been finding and evaluating pre-clinical contract research organizations (CROs) for your drug discovery programs, and how straightforward has it been…

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01 Oct, 2009What is Assay Depot?


Assay Depot was founded in 2007 by a software developer (Chris Petersen), a chemist (Andy Martin) and a cell biologist (me).  The three…

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15 Sep, 2008Assay Depot Launches World’s First Outsourcing Marketplace for Drug Discovery Services


SAN DIEGO—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Assay Depot has launched the world’s first full service outsourcing marketplace for pharmaceutical research services, located online at http://www.assaydepot.com. Industry and academic drug researchers can now order the drug discovery services they need as easily as they can order a book at Amazon.com.

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15 Sep, 2008Assay Depot: ‘Ebay’ for Drug Discovery Services Debuts


While other marketplaces targeting researchers in academia and industry do exist, they focus on laboratory equipment, consumables and other products. Assay Depot is…

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18 Aug, 2008Academic and Industry Experts Join Assay Depot’s Advisory Board


SAN DIEGO, CA – AUGUST 18, 2008 (PR NEWSWIRE) Assay Depot announced today that it has formed an Advisory Board comprised of both academic and industry experts. The Advisory Board’s role is to help understand and address the many challenges facing Assay Depot as it prepares to launch the world’s first full-service outsourcing marketplace for pharmaceutical research services. “We are…

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04 Apr, 2008Assay Depot Launches Beta Version of Outsourcing Marketplace for Pharmaceutical Researchers


SAN DIEGO—Assay Depot today released the beta version of its outsourcing marketplace for pharmaceutical research services, located at assaydepot.com. The new marketplace makes research outsourcing easy for scientists and service providers alike. Assay Depot’s outsourcing marketplace provides an easy-to-use, information-rich shopping experience for scientists working in thousands of academic and industry laboratories around the world. Scientists can now access a…

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17 Oct, 2007Online Drug Discovery Database to Be Launched


Its founders have announced that sum of $1.8m (€1.3) has been raised from private investors in a Series A financing that will allow…

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08 Oct, 2007Assay Depot Secures Financing to Launch Pharmaceutical Outsourcing Marketplace


SAN DIEGO—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Assay Depot announced today that it has raised $1.8 million from private investors in a Series A financing. The funds will be used to launch an online marketplace for pharmaceutical research services. “This financing will enable us to finish building a unique Internet marketplace that will help the pharmaceutical industry achieve the increased efficiency it so desperately needs,”…

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