Animal Facility Contamination Prevention

Smart facility design, thoughtful work processes and a robust health surveillance program are key to successfully controlling and eliminating health variables that have the potential to impact research studies. Following an on-site assessment of your facility, our field experts work with you to develop and implement a QC program that fits your budget and your specific research needs.

Service Description

Health Surveillance Program Assessment and Development

The first step in identifying and fixing gaps in your biosecurity program is to conduct a program assessment. Following the assessment, our team of experts works with you to develop and implement a program that fits your budget and specific research needs.

Health Surveillance Program Implementation

Once your program is up and running, you will have access to our customer support team when you need them. They are available to help you with submission logistics, sample preparation and data management.

Vivarium Design

Experienced in designing, building and managing vivarium facilities, Charles River can support you through the planning and designing phases of your vivarium. We will partner with your internal vivarium operations and/or outside consultants to deliver an effective solution for your new or existing facility.

Custom Training and Education

We will work with you to develop customized training modules to meet your program’s specific needs.