Advanced Biopharma Solutions (ABS)

Your Partner in Advancing Validated
Next-Gen Spatial Biomarker Assays

We’ve rebranded some of our products, learn more ›

CODEX® is now PhenoCycler,
Phenoptics™ is now Phenolmager.

Why Partner with Akoya Biosciences?

As inventors of the PhenoImager™ technology (formerly Phenoptics™), we leverage deep expertise in multiplex imaging and cutting-edge spatial technologies to design and develop your next-generation spatial biomarker assays. Our CLIA-certified lab provides a wide range of service offerings to meet your translational and clinical research needs.

Akoya’s Advanced Biopharma Solutions (ABS) is a premium service for biopharmaceutical companies who want to discover and develop actionable spatial biomarkers for their translational pathology and immunotherapy programs.

Custom Assay Development

Fit-for-purpose analytically validated panels to support RUO projects, trial enrollment, and clinical studies

Proprietary Image Analysis

Advanced tools and technical capabilities ensure the most accurate and reproducible data

CDx Assay Development

Comprehensive services for development of FDA-cleared diagnostics to support therapy decisions

Flexibility to Match Your Needs

Our multi-disciplinary team of experts can develop a customized work plan that encompasses your project’s every need, delivering information on time and on budget to help discover and validate spatial biomarkers needed to propel your research forward.

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Content selection
Off-the-shelf (OTS) panels or customized fit-for-purpose panels
Level of validation
Tiered service offering enables custom assay validation
Project scale
Ability to run projects of varying scales with minimal impact on performance and turnaround time
Workflow flexibility
Ability to develop panels on Dako Omnis or Leica Bond Rx Autostainers to meet project needs.

Support Across the Biomarker Development Process

Akoya offers the most advanced and complete solution for multiplexed tissue analysis. Leverage our decades of expertise to support your tissue analysis needs.


Assay Design

  • Assay Design, Development and Validation

Sample Staining and QC

  • Sample Procurement
  • Sample Preparation
  • Pathology Review
  • Tissue Staining

Image Acquisition

  • Image Acquisition using PhenoImager platform

Analytics and Reporting

  • Image Analysis Algorithm Development and Validation
  • Image Interpretation and Analysis
  • Reporting

AstraZeneca and Akoya Collaboration

On Spatial Biology Approach to Profiling Tumor-Immune Biology

The partnership aims to leverage spatial biology data, generated on Akoya’s PhenoImager platform, to inform and guide drug development programs.

Contact us about your research needs