Preclinical CRO – San Diego CA Location abs_admin
Operational Excellence in Bicoastal Locations
San Diego CA
Our Preclinical Contract Research Orgnanization (CRO) San Diego, California facility is AAALAC-accredited, USDA-registered, OLAW-assured, and GLP-compliant. The animal vivarium comprises nearly 30,000 sq. ft. and provides the setting for Absorption Systems’ in vivo services. This facility has the space to house animals of all sizes from rats and mice up to dogs and swine and is capable of performing a large range of preclinical services including toxicology, oncology, surgery, pharmacokinetic, and pharmacodynamic studies. In addition to a comprehensive service offering for small and large molecule drug development, Absorption Systems also offers customized services to support the development of biomaterials and medical devices. The state-of-the-art 1,100 sq. ft. surgical suite includes a separate observation room, fully equipped catheterization lab, and conference room space.
Support staff is extensively trained and hold AALAS certifications in addition to strict compliance with the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. All animal work conducted at Absorption Systems is conducted under the supervision of the Attending Veterinarian. Our Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) is chaired by a certified IACUC Professional Administrator and reviews all SOPs and protocols to ensure compliance with all applicable animal regulations. Absorption Systems has maintained continual AAALAC, International accreditation since 2007 in addition to routine USDA inspections.