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mecklenburg-consulting Automates with Provantis Pathology Module

Pathology Consultancy Turns to Instem’s SaaS Solution to Manage Preclinical Studies

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA – November 16, 2015 - Instem, a leading provider of IT solutions to the global early development healthcare market, announced today that mecklenburg-consulting, based in Hamburg, Germany, has purchased Provantis® Pathology to automate and streamline processes for managing pathology data.

mecklenburg-consulting specializes in veterinary diagnostic, experimental, and toxicologic pathology, supporting the preclinical development of drugs and medical devices.

Key Facts

  • mecklenburg-consulting will use Provantis Pathology to efficiently manage its histopathology data while maintaining GLP compliance
  • mecklenburg-consulting will also take advantage of Instem’s expertise through training services and validation support for rapid deployment
  • mecklenburg-consulting will use Instem’s hosted, remote delivery model to access Provantis Pathology from anywhere in the world via a standard web browser

Dr. Lars Mecklenburg, founder of mecklenburg-consulting, commented “I have used Provantis at previous companies and was excited to learn that Instem had a scalable SaaS solution that provides the same capabilities to a single user as it does to a multi-site, global organization. Instem’s industry-leading technology and world-class service made my decision process quick and easy.”  

Gary Mitchell, Vice President of Marketing at Instem, added, “It’s always great to welcome a new client to our user community. Dr. Mecklenburg had a positive experience when using our products and services in a large organization and based on this experience he chose Instem to automate his own pathology consultancy. This is a testament to the scalability of our solutions as they grow with a client’s needs, as well as the ongoing expert support that Instem brings to each client relationship.”

Provantis Pathology is used by drug and chemical development organizations across the globe, from single user remote Pathologists to multi-site laboratories.Every Provantis user has unlimited access to live global support to ensure operational effectiveness and success.

About mecklenburg-consulting

mecklenburg-consulting is a Hamburg, Germany based, specialist consultancy concentrating on veterinary diagnostic, experimental, and toxicologic pathology. Dr. Mecklenburg brings 20 years of extensive practical experience in pathology and preclinical development of drugs and medical devices to his consultancy. He serves clients across the globe with expert advice in pathological analyses, molecular investigations as well as interpretation and communication of pathology results.

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 Japan and India.

Meeting clients at the intersection of investment & return™.

Press Contacts:


Gary Mitchell (US HQ)              
Tel: 610-941-0990

Julie Jones (UK HQ)
Tel: +44 (0) 1785 825600