Naason Science Technologies and Capabilities

Resources and Facilities

Naason´s various preclinical modelling platforms are customized to suite the needs of drug developers. The platforms can accommodate all drug delivery routes as well as preclinical proof-of-concept for medical devices. From in vitro systems to large and small animal in vivo models Naason Science provides a tool box of state-of-the-art technologies the allow for rapid and effective testing of preclinical drug candidates.​​ 


Rodents, large animals, non-human primates are available.

  • 8 species; mice, rats, guinea pigs, rabbits, dogs, pigs and primates ​(marmosets, acaque)
  • Surgically & chemically induced models
  • Transgenic animals

Stereotactic Surgery 

(small and large animals, NHP)

  • Infusion
  • Ablation
  • Surgery
  • Lesion creation
  • Biopsy
  • Implantation
  • Radiosurgery

Confocal Microscopy
Plethysmometer
Plethysmographs (small and large animals)
Metabolic Cages (Rat & Mouse)
Dynamic Weight Bearing Devices
Open Field Activity
Grip Strength Meters (Rat and Mouse)
Rotarods (Rat and Mouse)

Body Composition (DXA)

  • ECHO MRI for Body Composition

 MRI

  • ECHO MRI

​CT (large animal, NHP)

  •  MicroPET/PET/Spect-CT

Ultrasound (small and large animal, NHP) Optical Imaging​​ 

OPMI pico technoscope
X-ray Irradition 

Clinical Analysis

  •  Biochemical & Haematology Analysis
  •  Blood Gases
  •  Electrolytes
  •  Blood Glucose
  •  HbA1c meter
  •  Ketone meter

Microplate reader
Mechanical ventilation (small and large animal)

Digital Camera (specialized for macroscopy in gingivitis and periodontal models)

Image J Software (includes specialized used in wound healing models, hair growth models and gastric ulcer models)
​LC-MS, HPLC, MSD​​