Envigo

Envigo
Industry
Founded 2015
Headquarters Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom; facilities in 14+ countries
Key people
Services
  • Pharmaceutical Development 
  • Teklad Diets, Bedding and Enrichments
  • Chemical
  • Crop Protection
  • Research Models
Number of employees
3,800+ (2015)
Website http://www.envigo.com

Envigo is a privately held contract research corporation that provides research services, models and products for pharmaceutical, crop protection, and chemical companies as well as universities, governments, and other research organizations.[3]

Envigo was created in September 2015 through the integration of Huntingdon Life Sciences, Harlan Laboratories, GFA, NDA Analytics and LSR associates. At inception, Envigo employed 3,800 people.[4]

Company

In rodent diets, standardized research methods will reduce the fluctuation in study results. Envigo's Teklad business unit provides both high-fat and control diets mostly used in the research of impact of obesity and nutrition on decease states like diabetes, cancer and heart disease.[5]

Three of Envigo’s breeding sites have been accredited by the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) International Council including Horst, the Netherlands (March 29, 2016),[6] Bresso, Italy, and Wyton, United Kingdom (July 19, 2016).[7]

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