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Alizée Pathology Deploying Provantis Preclinical Software

Maryland based Pathology Consultancy to Deploy Instem's Provantis Pathology Software Solution to Automate Laboratory Processes

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA - (BUSINESS WIRE) – December 8, 2014 - -Instem, a leading provider of IT solutions to the global early development healthcare market, announced today that Alizée Pathology LLC (Alizée) has purchased the Provantis® Pathology software solution following a detailed competitive evaluation.

Alizée is a dedicated, independent Pathology consultancy business, providing histopathological services to organizations conducting studies in the preclinical stage of product development. Alizée specializes in Histology, Pathology, Tissue Cross-reactivity, Immunochemistry and also offers a range of specialty services including support for medical device studies, surgical and orthopedic models, and many animal models of human diseases such as wound healing, arthritis and diabetes. Specific technical services include high resolution radiography and contact microradiography, plastic processing and morphometry and pathology support by vastly experienced ACVP certified pathologists.
Provantis will replace in-house and paper-based systems to automate processes at Alizée’s Maryland laboratory.

Alizée will be using Instem’s SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) model to access Provantis, offering simpler, more cost effective ways to provide software functionality, maintenance and support over the Internet. Instem’s professionally managed cloud platforms are run from a centralized state-of-the-art data center, which is being used by clients running GLP and non-GLP studies around the world.

Key Facts

  • Alizée purchases Provantis Pathology solution to automate processes at Maryland facility
  • Alizée to use Instem’s SaaS delivery model
  • Contract awarded following a detailed competitive evaluation
  • Alizée also deploying Provantis Protocol & Report Assembly module to further enhance the quality of their  reporting services

Dr. Serge Rousselle, Principal Pathologist and Founding Partner at Alizée said “We are extremely excited that a group our size can tap into the benefits that Provantis provides. As part of our purchasing process, we undertook a thorough evaluation of the available solutions on the market and we were very impressed with the simple and straightforward functionality, flexibility and scalability that Provantis has to offer.”

Ed Lorenti, VP Global Sales, Instem commented “We are delighted to welcome Alizée to the Provantis Pathology community. Our Pathology solution is in use by organizations across the globe, from single user remote Pathologists to multi-site laboratories and we are proud to add Alizée to our growing client roster.”

About Alizée

Alizée Pathology provides histopathological services to clients conducting studies in the preclinical stage of product development. Alizée offers high-quality Pathology Reports providing:

  • Compliance with Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) federal regulations and other regulations.
  • Customized digital images and annotated images.
  • Sophisticated morphometry methods
  • Data interpretations by a Board-certified pathologist
  • Publication support

Alizée also offers a wide variety of services including Precision Embedding and Staining of Tissue, Immunohistochemistry Staining and Method Development, Morphometry, Radiography and Microradiography, Protocol and Study Design Assistance, Necropsy Supervision, Specialty Tissue Trimming and Tissue Cross-Reactivity Studies.

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About Instem

Instem is a leading supplier of IT applications to the early development healthcare market delivering compelling solutions for data collection, management and analysis across the R&D continuum. Instem applications are in use by customers worldwide, meeting the rapidly expanding needs of life science and healthcare organizations for data-driven decision making leading to safer, more effective products.

Instem’s portfolio of software solutions increases client productivity by automating study-related processes while offering the unique ability to generate new knowledge through the extraction and harmonization of actionable scientific information.

Instem supports over 400 clients through full service offices in the United States, United Kingdom and China with additional locations in India and a full service distributor based in Japan.

Meeting clients at the intersection of investment & return™.

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