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.

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