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About APS

About APS

Precise and prompt results. That’s what you get from APS.

Experience APS

Scientific Team

Professional, Dedicated Preclinical Researchers…at Your Service

American Preclinical Services’ research professionals are proficient, productive and have the expertise required to successfully design and execute your standard and custom studies.

Management Team: The APS management team offers you extensive experience in veterinary science, medical device research, toxicology, pharmacology, and FDA and ISO quality assurance and regulatory policy. Practical, proactive and results-focused, APS managers will remain closely involved in supporting your project, ensuring high-quality execution and strict adherence to timelines and deliverables.

Quality Assurance Team: Quality is our focus at APS, as reflected in our dedicated, independent quality department. In addition, APS auditors act as partners in every standard process and GLP study we conduct, with a keen scientific eye on preventing errors and study deviations and ensuring complete and accurate research and reports.

Scientific Staff, Study Directors: Dedicated study directors at APS act as lead investigators and project managers. Experts in their fields, with years of experience they apply their project-leadership experience to scope your project, manage research personnel and deliver final reports on time. All study directors have degrees with backgrounds in the life sciences.

Veterinary Staff: Committed to excellent veterinary care, full-time veterinarians are onsite and on call 24/7 to ensure the highest standards of care. Active participants in all studies, APS veterinarians work closely with study directors, while routinely monitoring and reporting on daily clinical observations and collected data.

Surgical and Interventional Staff: APS has several full-time interventionalists. They have trained with some of the foremost researchers in their fields, making them among the most practiced hands in the industry. Our surgical team has performed thousands of valve, graft, orthopedic and urogenital implants. A team of in-house surgical technicians skilled at bypass and surgical monitoring support our lead surgeons.

Pathology Staff: Multiple pathologists are on staff and available to consult on projects, oversee necropsies and generate reports for the FDA.

Take a look inside at the capabilities that APS has to offer...

American Preclinical Services (APS) is a State of the Art, ISO 17025 accredited, AAALAC accredited, USDA registered and GLP compliant Contract Research Organization (CRO) located in Minneapolis, MN.

We are a comprehensive CRO whose catalogue includes ISO10993, USP, USP, JMHLW, custom biocompatibility testing, interventional, surgical, toxicology, pharmacology, pain, cadaver and bioskills, model development and complete pathology services.

Whether your company is a startup or an established industry leader, APS’ experienced staff is uniquely qualified to tackle your project and meet your in-vivo and in-vitro preclinical research needs in a timely fashion. more