Pace Analytical Life Sciences – Delivering Science Better

HQ: Oakdale, MN
1311 Helmo Avenue North
Oakdale, MN 55128
T: (651) 738-2728

Boston, MA
19 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
T: (781) 305-4940

El Retiro Industrial Zone, P.O. Box 325
Calle B&C, San German, PR 00683


Pace Analytical® Life Sciences (PLS) provides services to help improve human health. Our technical teams work together to ensure the safety and efficacy of novel and established treatments and therapies created by global innovators. We share a common goal to bring real value to people, healthcare professionals and health businesses around the world. Driven by our commitment to improve our health, we deliver services that offer hope—and a better, safer and healthier life for everyone.

Our Pharmaceutical Development laboratory in Boston, MA, develops robust, stage-appropriate drug products with concomitant process understanding by leveraging analytical methods, physicochemical, biophysical, and/or biopharmaceutical characterization. This rational approach to pharmaceutical development ensures that our clients’ programs are sufficiently de-risked for their stage of development.

Technology transfer to Pace Life Sciences’ state-of-the art GMP testing facilities enables our clients to seamlessly and confidently advance their programs to preclinical and clinical studies in a manner compliant with regulations and industry standards.

Our laboratories offer clients access to expertise in testing a full range of dosage forms. As a contract laboratory services provider, we help to ensure the quality of marketed pharmaceutical products by providing:

Strategic partnering with Pace Analytical is a key accelerator for getting your products to market on time and on budget. We provide a real and tangible difference to your customer experience by combining all essential service elements:

Pharmaceutical Development

  • Characterization of Novel Molecules & Biologics
  • Formulation Development
  • Lyophilization Development
  • Analytical Development

GMP Laboratory Testing

  • Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Raw Materials Clearance Programs
  • ICH Stability Programs
  • Reference Standard Programs
  • Extractables/Leachables
  • Commercial Product Support

Comprehensive Scope of Services: A broad scope of services to support you from early characterization and Pharmaceutical Development through marketed product support.

Capacity: Pace is committed to providing services to all clients, large or small. Our flexible response to demand provides various service models to include fee-for-services, dedicated resource programs, full-time equivalent (FTE) model on-site at PLS, and/or FTE programs at the client site, which allow for economical options to meet business demands.

Quality: Our facilities have long histories of successful regulatory agency, client, and third-party audits. High-quality data and information provides the confidence you need to advance your products quickly.

Reliability: We integrate all critical path components to ensure that programs advance while meeting rigorous scientific demands with flexibility to address dynamic challenges and aggressive timelines.