Test Article Considerations
Effects: Sharing as much information as you can with your contract research organization (CRO) about your test article and its known or potential effects is a critical component of the study design process. Have in-depth discussions about the structure, class, intended use, mechanism of action, previous findings, and anything else that may affect […]
The basic question that helps to address this is “what is your test article type?”. For small molecules, invariably there will be two species needed; a rodent and a non-rodent, while for a biopharmaceutical it could be either one species or two species. While there is public pressure to minimize the use of species […]
Validated analytical/bioanalytical methods will be required to determine the amount of drug administered to the animals, the amount of circulating drug in the serum/plasma, and the presence of antibodies against the drug (applies only to biopharmaceuticals) in the serum. Depending on your project, you may also need analytical methods for other matrices such as […]
Contracts: When outsourcing your work to a CRO, you need to ensure that you are protected from a legal standpoint. There are two basic contracts that you will need. The first is a confidentiality contract (also called a CDA or NDA), which will protect any conversations you have with the CRO as being privileged […]
Mattawan, Mich. – MPI Research affirmed its position as a global leader in pathology capabilities today, announcing the addition of industry experts Justin Vidal, DVM, PhD, DACVP, and Joshua Decker, DVM, DACVP.
Dr. Vidal, internationally recognized as one of the world’s leading experts within the reproductive toxicologic pathology field, joins MPI Research as Senior Principal Pathologist.
Mattawan, Michigan – MPI Research today announced that its board of directors has named Robert H. DeWit, PhD, DABT, as president, effective immediately. DeWit will assume responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the Company.
“The addition of Rob to our executive team will be invaluable as MPI Research continues to grow in the marketplace,” said Lisa Yoder, […]
With more than one million hernia repairs performed each year in the U.S., a hernia is an all-too common condition for many. A hernia occurs when an organ pushes through an opening in the muscle or tissue that holds it in place. They are most common in the abdomen, when intestines break through a weakened […]