Charles River Laboratories

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Charles River Laboratories
Owner/Developer Charles River Laboratories
Country United States of America
Languages English
Description Charles River offers a wide range of products and services that span the entire drug discovery and development continuum and can be tailored to specific research conditions. Charles River is firmly committed to the 3Rs (Replacement, Reduction and Refinement) and helps to reduce the number of animals used by emphasizing health and genetic integrity, which decrease study data variability. We partner with customers to develop study designs that decrease the number of animals needed and suggest pilot studies where appropriate. Charles River Laboratories Edinburgh Ltd. is member of EU-NETVAL.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Contract Research Organization, R&D Company, Services
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, E-mail, Audio / Video, Social media, Professional online network
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Regulators, Industry, Researchers
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Fundamental studies, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Production and quality control, Efficacy testing, Education and training, Documentation and information, Regulatory testing
Technology/Tools High throughput screening, Animal testing (in vivo), Omics, Analytics, Alternative test methods (in vitro)