CAT provides services from
Proof of Concept to Commercialization
The purpose of the CAT Health Department is to work with clients in aquatic animal health to develop innovative solutions for disease treatment and prevention. Our state-of-the-art facilities, extensive expertise, and service integration capabilities allow us to conduct a wide range of trials to deliver pragmatic and understandable results that our clients can use.
What we do
How we do it
WHAT YOU GET
We provide solutions tailored to you.
The in-house CAT laboratory adds value for our clients because it provides a one-stop service to assess safety and functionality of novel compounds in an efficient and cost-effective manner before moving into tank-based studies. In-house diagnostic services are used to validate and increase the value of tank-based studies by providing timely and high-quality sample analytics.
In House Analytics:
Pathogen Detection, Identification, and Characterization:
Disease Challenge Models
OUR WORLD-CLASS FACILITIES AND CONTAINMENT CERTIFICATION ALLOW OUR EXPERT HEALTH TEAM TO WORK WITH DISEASE-CAUSING ORGANISMS FROM ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD
Tank-based models that mimic chronic and acute conditions for a variety of cold and warm water aquatic species.
CAT Health Features:
- CAT provides integrated services in health, nutrition and genetics to evaluate the safety, effectiveness and mode of action of test materials relative to controls.
- The CAT team can manufacture and test functional and medicated aquafeeds.
CAT has developed an in-house quality assurance program and is able to conduct trials to GLP/GCP specifications. (GMP coming soon!)
Our extensive library of pathogens from around the world gives our Health team flexibility in designing custom challenge models.
CAT can mimic environmental and husbandry stressors to evaluate the efficacy of proposed treatments or select for resistance.
In-house statistical expertise to ensure robust study design and results.