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Charles River

Contact Karen McCusker
251 Ballardvale Street, Wilmington, MA, United States
Tel: +44 1875 614545/ 1- (877) CRIVER-1 (US)
Fax: +44 1875 614555
Company Background

Charles River is the market-leading provider of contract testing services to the pharmaceutical, chemical and agrochemical industry and has been providing high-quality research models and laboratory animal support expertise since 1947. Our unique safety assessment portfolio spans the entire research and development process, allowing for flexible, customised approaches to support both single-study and broad-based programmes. With facilities in Europe, North America and Asia, we are well-positioned to help optimise the discovery and development of our clients’ drugs, chemicals, agrochemicals, medical devices and therapies. Our customer base includes major pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, as well as leading companies in the chemical and agrochemical sectors, academic institutions and government research centres. Always leading with science, our exceptional team of toxicologists, pathologists, veterinary surgeons, regulatory specialists and support personnel designs and conducts safety studies ranging from acute to chronic toxicity and carcinogenicity studies. Charles River is also at the forefront of the industry in the fields of developmental and reproductive toxicology, inhalation toxicology and other specialty toxicological assessments. We offer an expanding portfolio of in vitro methods to replace traditional in vivo studies where possible. All of our studies are conducted to GLP and are supported by the highest quality analytical services, including bioanalysis,

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