VANCOUVER, Sept. 13, 2011 /CNW/ - Wax-it Histology Services, a Canadian
based preclinical histopathology contract research organization (CRO),
is pleased to announce the successful completion of 2 studies under
Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) requirements. GLP audits of the site
and the studies were conducted by an independent QA consultant, under
the OECD GLP Principles as required by the Standard Council of Canada
(SCC), Canadian GLP Monitoring Authority. The audits, conducted in May
2011, were based upon review of the facilities, SOPs, and in-process
inspection of the studies. Wax-it Histology Services is in the process
of applying for recognition of GLP compliance through the SCC.
"The successful completion of our GLP audits reaffirm the company's
compliance to OECD GLP Principles," commented Aruna Somasiri, President
of Wax-it Histology Services.
"We are pleased to offer a GLP compliant environment to our clients.
These positive GLP audits will help us to better serve our clients and
continue to position Wax-it Histology Services as a high quality, full
service preclinical histopathology CRO," added Aruna Somasiri.
About Wax-it Histology Services
Wax-it Histology Services is a privately held preclinical histopathology
contract research organization (CRO) providing general histology
services (paraffin and frozen), immunohistochemistry services (general
IHC, antibody testing/validation, cross-reactivity studies), GLP
histopathology for preclinical toxicology studies, biocompatibility
testing, and resin sectioning for implantable medical devices and bone.
Wax-it works with clients within the Biotech/Drug development, Medical
Device, Pharmaceutical, and Academic sectors. For more information,
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