Testing & Services

Testing & Services

Biocompatibility Testing

American Preclinical Services offers a full biocompatibility testing program. Here at APS, we take the time to understand the specifics of your medical devices and we take a clinically relevant approach to designing and implementing your panel of biocompatibility assays. At APS you benefit from:

  • A Team of professionals that understand the clinically indicated use of medical devices and assist in defining the appropriate biocompatibility testing required for your device and developing any necessary custom techniques to allow for reliable testing of even the more complex medical devices.  
  • A variety of custom extractions to meet your device needs.
  • A focus on minimizing the number of devices used through extraction and test assay planning.
  • Biocompatibility testing according to ISO, USP, and JMHLW guidelines.
  • USDA-registered facilities that are accredited by ISO 17025 and the American Association for the Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC).

Standard & Custom Protocols

APS offers both standard (ISO10993, USP <87>, USP <88> & JMHLW) and custom biocompatibility testing protocols for material and component evaluations, in-vivo and in-vitro testing.

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