The Covance Biomarker Center of Excellence offers a comprehensive portfolio of technology platforms to accommodate the majority of your biomarker testing requirements.

Covance's Biomarker Center of Excellence provides clients with flexibility in choosing from commercially available assays or highly esoteric or proprietary assays. The COE can also work with you to develop and validate a custom assay based on your biomarker needs.

The Covance Biomarker Center of Excellence offers the following technology platforms:


  • DNA and RNA aliquotting and storage
  • SNP detection and genotyping
  • Viral genotyping
  • Quantitative PCR (QT-PCR)
  • Qualitative PCR
  • Next generation sequencing
  • Gene expression profiling
  • MiRNA profiling
  • Tissue homogenization & nucleic acid extraction


  • Immunoassay (e.g. MSD)
  • Immunochemistry
  • Automated
  • Multiplexed assays
  • MRM


  • HPLC
  • UPLC
  • GC
  • GX/MS
  • LC/MS
  • LC/MS/MS


  • Molecular & Anatomical Imaging


  • Flow Cytometry