Simonsen Laboratories through their
Simonsen Services Division is pleased to
offer rodent housing and production in
flexible film isolators, either glove box or
room-size, depending on the scope of your
Housing and production services feature:
- Production reports generated weekly.
- Summary production reports
- Inventory of stock animals
- Health report generated quarterly.
FREE shipping in our local delivery
area with an $14.00 box charge. Out
of area customer pays for air freight,
local delivery and box charges.
- Mate to customer's specifications.
- Production maximized.
Simonsen's staff works closely with
the customer following their guidelines.
Over 35 years of contract
Integrity of isolator housing system.
Additional Caesarean rederivation service
suitable to enhance
quality of production
and animal health.
The cost for this service is:
$2000 per month per glove box isolator
Production in room-sized isolators is quoted
according to the requirements of your
project. Please call for quotation.
Simonsen Laboratories is pleased to offer
Gnotobiotic Caesarean Rederivation of
both rats and mice.
The charges per strain are as follows:
An isolator must be rented for animal
housing for the duration of the project.
Isolator charges include:
(feed, water, cage cleaning), foster dams,
monitoring. An isolator
accommodates 33 mouse or 12 rat cages.
Laboratory technician time varies depending
amount of participation required
from Simonsen technologists and is
on a per hour basis. Additional charges are
billed for tissue
and serum transportation
for customers located outside our
Simonsen has performed extensive numbers
rederivations for many years.
However, we cannot guarantee that the
foster mothers accept the offspring or that
the uterus will stay
intact during the
surgery. These are not normal occurrences
Simonsen techniques for rederivation,
but are beyond our control and
warranted. Simonsen's customized
rederivation service will meet
for developing pathogen-free colonies of
rats and mice.
Simonsen will accept up to 6 pregnant
females per strain
for rederivation. There is
no guarantee of number of weaned
or number of surgeries performed. Simonsen
will attempt to provide a successful
rederivation of the line.