BioScience to showcase Animal Care Best Practices


SoBran BioScience Showcasing Animal Care Best Practices at SOT ToxExpo 2013

March 11, 2013 (Fairfax, VA)

– Experts from SoBran Bioscience, a division of SoBran, Inc. and a leading provider of pre-clinical GLP contract research, will be discussing the latest developments in animal care program design at the Society of Toxicology’s annual ToxExpo in San Antonio, March 10 through March 14, booth #526.

SoBran BioScience has evolved animal care best practices through the company’s 15 years of animal research program management and drug discovery services for nearly 40 government, university, and commercial facilities. In addition, the company’s management practices have been certified to the ISO 9001:2008 standard.

To support industry advancement, SoBran BioScience has documented its proven processes in the SoBran Process Architecture for Vivarium Operations (SPAVO™), a set of comprehensive guidelines for quality assurance in animal program management.

“As scientists, we understand the importance of quality and responsiveness from research partners,” stated Dr. Gregory Kelly, Senior Vice President of SoBran and head of SoBran BioScience. “Combining the animal care best practices of SPAVO with experienced and dedicated project management provides our pre-clinical research clients with assurances they will reach critical decision points quickly and with absolute confidence in the data.”

“Our clients have peace of mind knowing they can call us at any time. This 24/7 customer service, along with our contemporary purpose-built, contract research facility in Baltimore, is spurring our growth,” added Dr. Simon Selwood, Associate Director of Operations at SoBran. BioScience. SoBran BioScience provides high quality pre-clinical in vivo services at custom-designed labs in the Science and Technology Park in Baltimore. The company serves small-animal drug discovery program needs including surgery, pathology, safety/toxicology and support for FDA submissions.

To learn more about animal care best practices and the difference that experienced, dedicated project management can make to your research, meet SoBran BioScience at SOT ToxExpo.

About SoBran BioScience

SoBran BioScience has over 15 years of experience supporting the nation’s most complex biomedical research. The company leads the industry in designing animal care programs and has over 500 biomedical professionals experienced in all aspects of in vivo research managing animal facilities and providing high-quality technical support for laboratory animal research projects. The company has consistently been listed on the Inc. 500 and Black Enterprise Top 100. Read more at

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