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Washington Biotechnology, Inc.

P.O. Box 211
Simpsonville, MD, USA

Category: BioManufacturing; Research Services & Supplies; Suppliers (CRO)

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Washington Biotechnology, Inc. is a contract research organization for drug development services including a wide variety of disease model studies as well as PK and toxicity services. It was founded in 1988 by Sean O'Neill.

Washington Biotechnology has developed economically priced in vivo and in vitro test information and custom products of the highest quality. Its major services areas include: preclinical in vivo efficacy testing of compounds in many disease models including inflammatory diseases, cancer and bacterial infection; vaccine testing services including vaccine efficacy testing in disease model studies such as arthritis, bacterial efficacy studies in mice and rats to determine antibiotic efficacy; and pharmacokinetics and related in vivo tests.

Washington Biotechnology's services include: drug & vaccine studies, support services, and custom antibody services, etc. It offers various services for efficacy assessment that include: Pharmacokinetics, Non-GLP Toxicity (MTD, acute and chronic), Compound or Vaccine Efficacy assessed by Disease-Specific In Vivo Models Cell Culture Assays for In Vitro compound screening and Immunogenicity Studies. The company offers support services for: tissue culture, bacterial culture, metabolism studies, viral culture and virus preparations, organ, tissue collection and preservation (flash-frozen, formalin), ELISA, western blot, cytokine analysis, necropsy, clinical chemistry, cell counts and differentials, and necroscopy, etc. Its pharmacokinetic (PK) services include: quality PK testing in mice, rats, guinea pigs, hamsters and rabbits. The company's necropsy services include removal, weights, preservation and collection of designated organs for histology or shipment.