Manufacturing

Ensuring the safe production and release of your manufactured product

Micro QC Educational Events and Training

Charles River conducts hands-on technical workshops, complimentary webinars and seminars throughout the year. We collaborate with leading scientists and industry professionals to ensure these events deliver the most relevant and up-to-date information available.

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Our endotoxin testing systems and LAL reagents improve turnaround times and increase efficiency.

Contract Testing Services

Our technical services lab offers comprehensive testing and support services to help improve the compliance and efficiency of your endotoxin detection program. 

Rapid Testing Systems

Our innovative devices simplify the training, supplies and time needed to perform QC that is critical to the safety and purity of your products.

PTS™/MCS™ Cartridges

Our revolutionary cartridge technology has made real-time endotoxin testing, glucan contamination and gram ID a reality for labs around the world.

LAL Reagents & Accessories

Our FDA-licensed Endosafe® reagents, combined with our recommended high-quality accessories, accelerates turnaround times and achieves greater manufacturing efficiency.

Atlantic Horseshoe Crab Conservation

As a natural indicator of bacterial contamination, the blood of the Atlantic horseshoe crab is an invaluable biomedical resource for people all over the world. Our mission to promote animal welfare has raised awareness and resulted in legislation that protects this vital creature’s population. Learn more »

Providing rapid microbial detection systems for quality control testing.

Charles River Acquires Celsis®

The acquisition of Celsis® strengthens our QC testing portfolio in the biopharmaceutical industry, while expanding our capabilities in the consumer care market.

Advance II™ System

The Advance II™ system is a rapid microbial screening system that delivers definitive results quickly, so you can cut days from your production cycle and reduce working capital requirements.

Accel® System

Delivering rapid micro screening results in just 18–24 hours, the Accel® system allows small to mid-sized manufacturers to rapidly confirm the quality of their products and quickly release to market.

PTS-Micro™ System

With its unmatched ease of use, intuitive touch screen and flexible testing methods, the PTS-Micro™ can streamline your bioburden testing and reduce your laboratory footprint.

Rapid Microbial Detection with Celsis® Systems

A rapid product release screening test from a Celsis® system delivers definitive results 80% faster than traditional microbial methods. Pharmaceutical, Home & Beauty as well as Dairy, Beverage & Food companies can reduce hold times, inventory requirements and costs without compromising quality. Learn more »

Our microbial databases provide industry-leading relevance and coverage for QC micro.

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Tracking and Trending Solutions for Environmental Monitoring Programs

Only Charles River offers a no-cost data management tool for tracking and trending your environmental isolates through our Accugenix® Customer Web Portal. Learn more »

Reliable Solutions for Developing Your Biologic

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Biologics Testing Solutions

Charles River follows international regulatory guidelines for testing and clinical-scale manufacturing of biologics. Learn more »

Upholding the Highest Standards for SPF Eggs and Avian Products

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Purchase SPF Eggs

Our SPF chicken eggs are produced using stringent biosecurity measures and the careful selection of layer flocks.

Purchase SPF Chickens

Our SPF chickens can be used in veterinary vaccine production and research and as sentinels for virus isolation.

Our specific pathogen-free (SPF) technology provides vaccine manufacturers and researchers the comfort of knowing that the raw materials used in their manufacturing process are free of extraneous agents. Learn more »

Endosafe® Endotoxin Detection

Our endotoxin testing systems and LAL reagents improve turnaround times and increase efficiency.

Contract Testing Services

Our technical services lab offers comprehensive testing and support services to help improve the compliance and efficiency of your endotoxin detection program. 

Rapid Testing Systems

Our innovative devices simplify the training, supplies and time needed to perform QC that is critical to the safety and purity of your products.

PTS™/MCS™ Cartridges

Our revolutionary cartridge technology has made real-time endotoxin testing, glucan contamination and gram ID a reality for labs around the world.

LAL Reagents & Accessories

Our FDA-licensed Endosafe® reagents, combined with our recommended high-quality accessories, accelerates turnaround times and achieves greater manufacturing efficiency.

Atlantic Horseshoe Crab Conservation

As a natural indicator of bacterial contamination, the blood of the Atlantic horseshoe crab is an invaluable biomedical resource for people all over the world. Our mission to promote animal welfare has raised awareness and resulted in legislation that protects this vital creature’s population. Learn more »

Celsis® Microbial Detection

Providing rapid microbial detection systems for quality control testing.

Charles River Acquires Celsis®

The acquisition of Celsis® strengthens our QC testing portfolio in the biopharmaceutical industry, while expanding our capabilities in the consumer care market.

Advance II™ System

The Advance II™ system is a rapid microbial screening system that delivers definitive results quickly, so you can cut days from your production cycle and reduce working capital requirements.

Accel® System

Delivering rapid micro screening results in just 18–24 hours, the Accel® system allows small to mid-sized manufacturers to rapidly confirm the quality of their products and quickly release to market.

PTS-Micro™ System

With its unmatched ease of use, intuitive touch screen and flexible testing methods, the PTS-Micro™ can streamline your bioburden testing and reduce your laboratory footprint.

Rapid Microbial Detection with Celsis® Systems

A rapid product release screening test from a Celsis® system delivers definitive results 80% faster than traditional microbial methods. Pharmaceutical, Home & Beauty as well as Dairy, Beverage & Food companies can reduce hold times, inventory requirements and costs without compromising quality. Learn more »

Accugenix® Microbial ID & Strain Typing

Our microbial databases provide industry-leading relevance and coverage for QC micro.

I need to...

Tracking and Trending Solutions for Environmental Monitoring Programs

Only Charles River offers a no-cost data management tool for tracking and trending your environmental isolates through our Accugenix® Customer Web Portal. Learn more »

Services for Biologics

Reliable Solutions for Developing Your Biologic

I need to...

Biologics Testing Solutions

Charles River follows international regulatory guidelines for testing and clinical-scale manufacturing of biologics. Learn more »

Avian Vaccine Services

Upholding the Highest Standards for SPF Eggs and Avian Products

I need to...

Purchase SPF Eggs

Our SPF chicken eggs are produced using stringent biosecurity measures and the careful selection of layer flocks.

Purchase SPF Chickens

Our SPF chickens can be used in veterinary vaccine production and research and as sentinels for virus isolation.

Our specific pathogen-free (SPF) technology provides vaccine manufacturers and researchers the comfort of knowing that the raw materials used in their manufacturing process are free of extraneous agents. Learn more »