Special Evaluation Techniques

A partner well equipped for whatever else you may need.

We can collaborate with you on the following special reproductive and developmental toxicology studies and techniques. 

Special Evaluation Techniques at Covance

PK/TK/PD:

  • Parental blood
  • Fetal blood 
  • Fetal tissue
  • Amniotic fluid
  • Milk collection

Male reproduction evaluations:

  • Spermatogenesis evaluations
  • Histopathology
  • Spermatogenesis staging
  • Testicular volume (NHP)
  • Testicular biopsy (NHP)
  • Prostate status (NHP)

Female reproduction evaluations:

  • Estrus determination
  • Histopathology
  • Endocrinology
  • Cycle monitoring

Neurobehavioral assessment:

  • Spatial
  • Learning and memory
  • Functional operation battery

Infant/Pup evaluations:

  • Growth and behavior
  • Immune system development (NHP)
  • Nervous system development (NHP)
  • Body composition (NHP)
  • Bone development (NHP)

Fetal evaluations:

  • External examinations
  • Soft tissue examinations
  • Special histological evaluations 
  • Skeletal examinations