Navigation Links
WestChina-Frontier PharmaTech Awarded Full AAALAC Accreditation
Date:11/13/2007

GERMANTOWN, Md., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 26, 2007, WestChina- Frontier PharmaTech, also known as the National Chengdu Center for Safety Evaluation of Drugs (NCCSED), received full accreditation from the Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) International. AAALAC is an internationally recognized, not-for-profit organization, which promotes the humane treatment of animals in science through voluntary accreditation and assessment programs.

As a result of an extensive on-site evaluation, AAALAC determined that the WestChina-Frontier PharmaTech possesses state-of-the-art facilities and industry-leading programs for the care and use of laboratory animals. In addition, AAALAC noted the following in its official approval letter: that "the (company has) extensive administrative support and commitment to high standards throughout the program; the well designed and implemented training program; the genuine and deep sense of collegiality among personnel within the program at all levels' the excellent Institutional animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) process with good documentation; the special arrangements to allow outdoor exercise for dogs; (as well as) the attention to detail in the areas of sanitation and general orderliness of facilities".

"The outcome of this AAALAC site visit demonstrates the excellent collaboration efforts between NCCSED and our partner, Frontier BioSciences. While this accreditation is not a regulatory requirement, it is an important validation of the quality, responsiveness, and the credibility of our research work", said Dr. Li Wang, CEO and Director of WestChina-Frontier PharmaTech. "The AAALAC accreditation comes as a result of our efforts to improve core operational infrastructure and service capabilities. With ongoing investments in infrastructure and world class personnel, Frontier and its partners are continuously committed to quality, responsiveness, reliability, and the satisfaction of our clients' expectations", commented by Dr. Dong Xie, President of Frontier.

About Frontier BioSciences and WestChina-Frontier PharmaTech Co Ltd.

Frontier BioSciences, Inc. is a Maryland-based company that partners with WestChina-Frontier PharmaTech Co Ltd. in Chengdu, China, providing a full spectrum of drug discovery and development resources to biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries in the scientific disciplines of GLP-compliant toxicology, developmental and reproductive toxicology, pharmacology, genetic toxicology, pathology, analytical chemistry, and international regulatory guidance.

Recent investment at the Chengdu facility resulted in the recent implementation of Pathology Data Systems (PDS), which includes comprehensive and GLP-certified data capture and FDA-compliant reporting module. In response to increasing demand for study placement, expansion plans are also underway early next year for the build-out of an additional 100,000 square-foot facility, adjacent to the current facility, with 31 new small animal rooms and 34 large animal rooms, increasing testing capacity by almost 200%.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Frontier BioSciences, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. WuXi PharmaTech Schedules 2007 Third Quarter Earnings Release on Monday, November 12, 2007
2. WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX) CEO Honored with Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year China 2007 Award
3. WuXi PharmaTech Announces Third Quarter 2007 Results
4. UVa researcher awarded $3.6 million grant to fight drug-resistant bacteria
5. Southwest Ambulance Awarded Exclusive, 3-Year Contract Extension in Peoria, Arizona
6. CAS Medical Systems, Inc. Awarded $2.8 Million Grant by National Institutes of Health
7. PartsSource Awarded US Patent for PartsFinder(TM) Application
8. Wrigleys Orbit(R), Extra(R) and Eclipse(R) Sugar-Free Chewing Gums Awarded American Dental Associations Seal of Acceptance
9. Insulet Awarded National Accreditation for Excellence by Community Health Accreditation Program
10. Paragon Technologies SI Systems Brand Awarded A $1.0 Million System Expansion Contract for an Automated Light-Picking System
11. UMASS Medical School awarded National Childrens Study contract
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... , ... "With 30 hand-drawn hand gesture animations, FCPX users can easily customize ... Pixel Film Studios. , ProHand Cartoon’s package transforms over 1,300 hand-drawn pictures into ... Simply select a ProHand generator and drag it above media or text in the ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... , ... June 25, 2016 , ... On Friday, June ... a Bronze Wellness at Work award to iHire in recognition of their exemplary accomplishments ... of the 7th annual Maryland Workplace Health & Wellness Symposium at the BWI Marriott ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 2016 , ... June 19, 2016 is World Sickle Cell Observance Day. In ... benefits of holistic treatments, Serenity Recovery Center of Marne, Michigan, has issued ... Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a disorder of the red blood cells, which can ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Francisco, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 ... ... CitiDent, is now offering micro-osteoperforation for accelerated orthodontic treatment. Dr. Cheng has extensive ... self-ligating Damon brackets , AcceleDent, and accelerated osteogenic orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... EB ... Decision Making in Emergency Medicine conference in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. The awards ... in Emergency Medicine Practice and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice. , “With ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... Any dentist who has made an implant supported ... Many of them do not even offer this as a ... laboratory costs involved. And those who ARE able to offer ... high cost that the majority of today,s patients would not ... Zadeh , founder of Dental Evolutions Inc. and inventor of ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; ... for its Elecsys BRAHMS PCT (procalcitonin) assay as a ... septic shock. With this clearance, Roche is the first ... integrated solution for sepsis risk assessment and management. ... infection and PCT levels in blood can aid clinicians ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 Research and Markets ... Issue 52" report to their offering. ... treatment creates a favourable commercial environment for MedImmune to enter. ... base that will serve to drive considerable growth for effective ... serve to cap sales considerably, but development is still in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: