In-Vivo Biological Modeling

In partnership with Spring Valley Laboratories, Inc., the Orthopaedic Spinal Research Institute conducts a wide variety of fully compliant Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) pre-clinical studies, which are outlined by the Code of Federal Regulations- Title 21, part 58 (CFR Title 21 part 58). Spring Valley Laboratories, Inc. was established in 1980 as a contract research organization (CRO) and is AAALAC accredited, OLAW compliant, USDA licensed and FDA inspected. Projects are closely monitored by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), and strictly adhere to all applicable stipulations of the most recent version of the USDA Animal Welfare Act.

The laboratory has extensive experience in in-vivo biologic modeling for spinal arthrodesis, motion preservation based surgical reconstruction techniques and neurotoxicity models.



Lumbar Nucleoplasty

Dynamic Posterior Fixation