Lovelace Biomedical to showcase expertise in inhalation drug delivery as hosts of the International Society of Aerosols in Medicine Congress

The Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, including the commercially-focused CRO arm Lovelace Biomedical, has been a leader in inhalation drug delivery, respiratory disease and development of aerosol formulations for more than 40 years.  This year, Lovelace will showcase this broad expertise as the host organization for the 21st Congress of the International Society for Aerosols in […]

Lovelace Biomedical Welcomes Larry Mallis, Ph.D. as Director of Bioanalytical Operations and Further Expands Bioanalytical Chemistry Capabilities

Lovelace Biomedical welcomes Dr. Larry Mallis as Director of Bioanalytical Operations and a key member of the scientific leadership team.  Larry received his Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry and Mass Spectrometry from Texas A & M University and is a 30 year veteran of analytical chemistry and mass spectrometry in the pharmaceutical and agrochemical industries.  He […]

Addressing the Preclinical Development Challenges of Gene Therapy

While the concept of gene therapy has been around for decades, gene therapy companies are just beginning to convert the promise of gene therapy into reality for patients suffering from a variety of rare diseases and cancer, among others.  The gene therapy industry went into dormancy after a high profile patient death in 1999 but […]

European Style Housing of Nonhuman Primates

In the United States, laboratory animal research requirements are defined by a combination of the Animal Welfare Act Regulations (AWAR), PHS Policy, and the performance standards promulgated in The Guide to the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals or its agricultural counterpart.  While The Guide is in use by numerous academic and biomedical research institutions […]

Reflections on the state of the CRO Industry

Mimicking the decade-long trend of consolidation in the pharmaceutical industry, the past two years have seen a series of major mergers and acquisitions among preclinical CROs.  LabCorp procured Covance; Harlan and Huntingdon Life Sciences merged to form Envigo; and this year WIL Research was acquired by Charles River.  This recent era of consolidation has been […]