|Charles River Laboratories Awarded Five-Year, $95.7 Million Contract by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases|
The contract was awarded on
Scope of Contracted Services
Charles River’s Insourcing Solutions business will manage approximately 200 on-site, Charles River personnel to support the NIAID contract, ranging from program management, training, quality control, animal husbandry, veterinary, technical, research, and administrative support staff. The staff will provide a wide range of technical and support services required for biomedical research involving multiple scientific disciplines. The scope of the contracted services includes veterinary medical care, research model husbandry, technical support, data management, routine maintenance, sanitation, transportation, logistics, and administrative support. The services will be provided on location at various NIAID and other government facilities. Charles River’s Insourcing Solutions business offers recruiting, training, staffing and vivarium management services to academic, government and biopharmaceutical clients.
This project will be 100% funded with federal funds from the
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