Nutraceutical/Dietary Supplements/

Safety evaluation for a direct food additive or color additive used in food involves assigning the additive to a concern level is FDA requirement. Raw materials, finished nutraceuticals and dietary supplements, feed, novel food, food additives, food enzymes and flavourings are assessed for it’s toxicology profile following (EFSA) and GRAS (Redbook 2000, FDA) guidelines.

  • Genetic toxicity tests
  • Short-term toxicity tests with rodents
  • Subchronic toxicity studies with rodents & non-rodents
  • Chronic toxicity or combined chronic toxicity/carcinogenicity studies with rodents
  • Carcinogenicity studies with rodents
  • Reproduction & developmental toxicity studies
  • One-year toxicity studies with non-rodents 
  • Immunotoxicology
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Active ingredient method development and analysis
  • Heavy metal detection
  • Microbial detection