A key component of successfully managing a genetically engineered colony is receiving precise and timely genotyping information for all animals born. At Charles River, we offer a full-service genotyping laboratory designed to get you results quickly, so you need to house only the animals required for your research. From simple PCR to our advanced speed congenics program (MAX-BAX®), you can have confidence that our dedicated team of scientists is working together with you to deliver accurate results faster.
We know that you have unique needs for each of your programs. So, our goal is to provide you with comprehensive genetic monitoring services that are customized to meet your individual needs. As part of our genetic testing program, we design, optimize, and validate each genotyping assay to ensure the highest quality result, based on your individual criteria.
research animal genetic testing services
Our genetic testing services are an integral part in maintaining our high-quality, commercially available rodents. Specifically, our highly specialized disease models are available as models for specific human diseases thanks to their defined genetics.