Neuropathology Services

Charles River's dedicated neuropathologists work in tandem with highly trained technical staff to assist with study design, development strategies, and regulatory submissions for a wide variety of compounds, viruses, genes, and stem cell introductions involving the nervous system.

How can we support your program?

We provide assistance in study design, development strategies and regulatory submissions for a wide variety of compounds affecting the nervous system. Each year, our scientists conduct over 30 GLP-compliant neuropathology studies in support of FDA and EPA regulatory submissions.

Available services include:

  • Whole-body perfusion
  • Specialized nerve tissue embedding
  • Specialized staining capabilities
  • Electron microscopy (transmission electron microscopy and scanning electron microscopy)
  • Morphometric analysis
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Cytocochleogram 
  • Otic histopathology