Your Global Preclinical Research Laboratory

Preclinical Research for Life Science Product Safety and Efficacy

Preclinical Research for Life Science Product Safety and Efficacy

Toxikon is a leading preclinical contract research organization (CRO) providing in vivo, in vitro, and analytical testing services for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries – helping those companies gain approval for their products quickly and bring them to market successfully.


Advancing your Discoveries into Patient Recoveries

Toxikon is a trusted partner for life science companies, providing the qualified, 3rd-party confidence that medical products will perform as expected with minimal risk of adverse effects.

We are proud to play a vital and singular role in the chain of events that move innovative therapies from concept, through research and development, into trials and approvals, through production and commercialization, and finally delivered to the consumer. We care about your products – and the life-changing outcomes they can offer – as much as you do.


Qualified and Certified to Deliver Exceptional Biotech Product Testing

With over 40 years of broad and deep experience in navigating the dynamic regulatory landscape, we have the expertise and technical skill to supply you with the results you need to gain approval for your products, demonstrating safety and efficacy.

Toxikon is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025, an extensive set of standards confirming our competency as a testing laboratory. Our operations are governed by a rigorous quality management system, ensuring that you can trust the data we deliver in support of your products.

Additionally, we are registered with the United States Food and Drug Administration and the Japan Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare for drug and medical testing – and we have demonstrated success with working through these agencies to complete submissions and, when necessary, defend challenges.


Staff and Facilities to Meet the Needs of Startup Ventures to Established Companies

Toxikon employs hundreds of scientists, research associates, quality assurance staff, and back-office support to provide a center of excellence to support product development and testing requirements.

We work globally across the life science sector, with over 1,000 active medical device, pharmaceutical, and biologic companies and their suppliers, in over 60 countries world-wide.

For projects of all types, for companies of all sizes, we can create a testing program that meets your requirements, delivering reliable results on-time and on-budget.


Toxikon’s Commitment to Excellence

We pledge:

  • To conduct the highest level of quality testing services in the industry
  • To provide prompt and courteous services, delivered by a knowledgeable and highly-trained staff
  • To be sensitive to special project needs and provide a detailed scope of services to be performed for every study
  • To deliver studies to sponsor satisfaction, in a timely and efficient manner
  • To feature new services that represent current regulations, following best methods and practices, using current technology
  • To respond in a rapid, sensitive, and constructive manner to requests that will enhance your outsourcing experience
  • To provide you with an experience that will encourage a continued partnership with Toxikon


Based in Boston; Serving Sponsors World-Wide

Toxikon’s roots are in the Boston-Cambridge biotechnology hub, but we offer our services not only in New England, but across North America and beyond — we have successful sponsor relationships across the globe. Contact us today to learn more about how Toxikon can serve your preclinical safety and efficacy testing needs with superior service, quality, and speed.

Corporate Headquarters
Toxikon Corporation
15 Wiggins Avenue
Bedford, MA 01730
(800) 458-4141

About Toxikon: a Global Pre-Clinical Contract Research Laboratory
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