Intricacies of Conducting Juvenile Toxicology Studies


The Development Path to Safer Pediatric Trials

Juvenile animal toxicity studies are fundamental in gathering safety data and identifying potential negative side effects on postnatal growth and development―ones that may be missed in standard toxicity assessments. These evaluations also provide crucial safety data required to carry out pediatric clinical trials with young patients, particularly in cases where toxicities that are difficult to assess in humans are a concern.

Our experts can advise on and design the best testing strategy for juvenile toxicity studies. Watch this educational video for guidance on:

     •   choosing the appropriate animal model for these types of studies; 
     •   the role of miniature swine in juvenile toxicity studies; and
     •   insights on study designs and endpoints.


For help with your specific juvenile toxicology studies, speak with one of our experts.