Facilities

PBI operates a custom designed, state-of-the-art research facility built to optimize animal well being and study outcomes. Our recently expanded laboratory space is comprised of five vivaria with anterooms, two large surgical and procedural labs, and a large biomarker & in vitro biology laboratory. Custom designed HVAC and environmental control systems provide proper conditions within governing bodies’ tolerances. The secure, controlled access facility is remotely monitored 24/7/365 for all calamities including environmental conditions and ultra low temperature storage. All data is kept behind an industry leading firewall with real-time encrypted backups. PBI also has a comprehensive continuity of business team & plan in place.

Accreditation

In line with our core values, we have built our operations with the high level of quality and attention-to-detail that are critical for scientific research. Our clients have come to rely on our execution of preclinical research both in the design and implementation of their studies, as well as the quality and consistency of execution and data delivery. We conduct our research in a manner that emphasizes quality of life.

OLAWPBI has Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW) Assurance and our facilities are fully compliant with OSHA and OLAW regulatory requirements. We maintain Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), and all protocols are IACUC approved. GLP-like practices and employee training are followed, including Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), sample handling and inventory, laboratory and equipment monitoring, maintenance/calibration procedures, and record storage and backup.