AeroCore Inhalation Testing

Research Service Facility

AeroCore Inhalation Testing Research Facility

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    One Stop Research Service Facility for Inhalation Testing

    Get your research to the next phase.  See the breakdown of our services.

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    Test Nanoparticles and Vapor Toxicity 

    AeroCore has a proven track record in atomizing a wide range of compounds and particulate systems.

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    Bio - Inhalation Testing

    Start here to explore drug inhalation safety and efficacy. Get proof of concept.  

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AeroCore Inhalation Testing Research Facility

The Aerocore Inhalation Testing Research Facility provides aerosol/vapor exposures to rodent animal models for the purpose of testing the safety and efficacy of inhaled materials.

AeroCore is streamlined to provide a compressed time-line of services from initial contact to completion. The services are comprehensive to include animal use approval (IACUC), handling chemicals of unknown safety, analytical support, written protocols and documented results with minimal contract negotiation time.

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Cancer and Drug Delivery Experience

Co- Director Frank Ondrey, M.D., Ph.D., FACS, is a practicing physician and actively involved in the prevention and treatment of respiratory and head and neck cancers. As part of his focus on translational medicine, he has specific expertise in the identification and validation of biomarkers.

Co-Director Jayanth Panyam, Ph.D, has interests in the research and development of polymeric-based drug delivery systems for targeted treatments of disease.

Lab Manager Timothy Wiedmann, Ph.D, (Pharmaceutics) has over 20 years of providing technical support for the inhalation delivery of drugs.

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Get Started

The AeroCore Inhalation Research Facility has everything in house to move your inhalation research to the next phase.  Contact Tim Wiedmann to explore ideas.

AeroCore is set up as an Internal/External Sales Organization at the University of Minnesota. The services are available as cafeteria-like options with a pre-approved cost structure. Thus, AeroCore is streamlined to provide a compressed time-line of services from initial contact to completion.

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  • Last modified on May 7, 2013