New GEMS Webinars Now Available on The Source℠
May 1, 2012 - Charles River is committed to providing you with valuable scientific resources that can augment your laboratory processes. Our online educational portal, The Source℠, gives you access to a wide variety of podcasts, webinars, videos and other scientific resources created by our professional staff.
The following webinars are now available for viewing on The Source℠. Cryopreservation of Mouse Embryos
Cryopreservation enables you to safeguard your research models from loss. This webinar outlines the procedures for collection and freezing of embryos using slow method or vitrification. Additional considerations, such as storage and inventory systems, database management and distribution of cryopreserved product, are discussed. Click here to view the webinar.
In vitro Fertilization in Mice
In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a laboratory technique used in rapid colony expansion, cryopreservation, rederivation and line rescue. This webinar covers the entire IVF process, including sperm collection and assessment, oocyte collection and the fertilization procedure. Further, IVF fertilization rates are presented for common inbred strains and select genetically modified projects. Click here to view the webinar.
Marker-Assisted Accelerated Backcrossing
This webinar covers accelerated backcrossing, including the importance and utility of this process in research, the various differences in time and effort between conventional backcrossing and marker-assisted accelerated backcrossing, the technology and methods used for marker-assisted backcrossing, and a detailed comparison between microsatellite and single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) techniques. Click here to view the webinar.Related Information
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Clinical pathology data can assist you in selecting the most appropriate model for your study and can provide important information on the physiology and health of your research animals.
We are now the exclusive distributor of the TARGATT™ mouse. The TARGATT mouse is a transgenic mouse designed to produce animal models with investigator designed exogenous DNA sequences knocked-in to a specific site.
Jun 10–Jun 13
Visit us in booth #091 to learn more about our recent innovations including expanded diagnostic capabilities, a new online portal connecting clients with their colonies and a deep-rooted commitment to humane care.
May 28–Jun 01
The International Bone and Mineral Society (IBMS) and the Japanese Society for Bone and Mineral Research (JSBMR) are excited to sponsor the second joint scientific meeting by the two organizations.
May 23–May 23
This full-day seminar encompasses selected topics from our Charles River Short Course on Laboratory Animal Science. We would like to acknowledge Michigan State University for hosting this event and extend our heartfelt thanks to guest speaker Dr. Danielle Ferguson.
This position is responsible for serving as a as a study director (SD), project scientist (PS) and/or principal investigator (PI) in the direction and execution of assigned studies in compliance with GLP regulations as they apply to the conduct of nonclinical research; coordinating all phases of the study planning process with appropriate departments; generating high-quality project plans, protocols, amendments and reports appropriate for assigned studies; reviewing, interpreting, integrating and presenting data on assigned studies; and functioning as contact for the planning and execution of sponsor interaction related to assigned studies, including proposal management and study scheduling, conduct and reporting.
This position is responsible for managing international aspects of US Federal income tax compliance; assisting with international tax planning, including identification of planning opportunities, designing and implementing plans, and transfer pricing process; overseeing quarterly ETR forecast process; and participating in the tax provision process, including assessment of tax risks, documentation of key positions, and review of non-US tax provision submissions.
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