Charles River Laboratories
Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. is a full service, early-stage contract research company. The Company provides products and services to help pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, government agencies and academic institutions in research and drug development. The Company operates through two segments: Discovery and Safety Assessment (DSA) and Manufacturing Solutions (Manufacturing). The DSA segment includes services required to take a drug through the early development process including discovery services, which are non-regulated services to assist clients with the identification, screening, and selection of a lead compound for drug development, and regulated and non-regulated (Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP) safety assessment services. The Manufacturing segment includes Microbial Solutions, Biologics Solutions, and Avian Vaccine Services.