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Marin Biological Laboratories, Inc., (“MarinBio”,) has been successfully serving contract research, development and small-scale biologics manufacturing clients for over 25 years. We have a strong focus on providing clients with cell-based pre-clinical and clinical bioassay data and drug release potency assays for client pharmaceutical, biotechnology, diagnostic and medical device companies, as well as providing laboratory assistance for legal firms.Our Ph.D. scientists have extensive expertise in the fields of cell and molecular biology, gene and enzyme or protein therapy, biochemistry, immunology and virology applied in regenerative medicine, oncology, infectious and inflammatory diseases, to name a few disease areas. Our Ph.D. scientists have strong commercial backgrounds and bring research, development and biologics manufacturing experience to client projects requiring diverse expertise. MarinBio has a very strong emphasis on both the scientific and business aspects of client projects. Much of our client base has grown organically, through delighted repeat clients and their referrals.


The staff at MarinBio provides expert contract services to our clients, including as follows:


Our expert professional scientists use their significant knowledge base, research experience and excellent scientific and commercial product judgement to relay laboratory observations and data or troubleshoot potential problems. MarinBio takes exceptional pride in the quality of our CRO work, team, client responsiveness and new projects from repeat clients.


MarinBio works toward and successfully develops close working relationships with our clients through frequent oral and written electronic communication to assure fine-tuning and professional management at each stage of the client contract project. For those clients preferring less or even minimal involvement, MarinBio ensures that our expert scientific judgement and quality control will be used in professional project management. MarinBio can be considered as a direct extension of your laboratory and team.


MarinBio’s flexibility in scheduling ensures prompt project initiation, execution and completion.


MarinBio offers fair and competitive price structures. With fully equipped state-of-the-art laboratories and highly experienced professionals, we can minimize startup times for most projects. Our CRO services result in significant cost savings, including for exploratory research projects.


Our scientists provide our clients with the flexibility for rapid project initiation and optimal changes in project direction and deliverables. By maintaining close written and oral contact with our clients, projects can be changed quickly, with high efficiency and close management, maximizing return on investment and minimizing risk.


MarinBio understands client needs for strict confidentiality and security of your project.

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