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Pharmaceutical & Biopharmaceutical Development Services

EAG brings unparalleled expertise to the development and commercialization of small molecule drugs, biopharmaceuticals, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), drug-device combination…

EAG brings unparalleled expertise to the development and commercialization of small molecule drugs, biopharmaceuticals, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), drug-device combination products and other therapies. From designing IND-enabling studies to delivering full CMC analytical and QC support, we join your R&D team as a true partner. EAG scientists take time to understand both your commercial goals and the unique characteristics of your compound. We provide expert guidance to balance regulatory expectations with expediency and cost, and approach technical challenges with flexibility and resolve.

Materials Testing & Analysis

When it comes to understanding the physical structure, chemical properties and composition of materials, no scientific services company offers the breadth of experience, diversity…

When it comes to understanding the physical structure, chemical properties and composition of materials, no scientific services company offers the breadth of experience, diversity of analytical techniques or technical ingenuity of EAG. From polymers to composites, thin films to superalloys—we know how to leverage materials sciences to gain a competitive edge. At EAG, we don’t just perform testing, we drive commercial success—through thoughtfully designed investigations, technically superior analyses and expert interpretation of data.

Environmental Testing & Regulatory Compliance

Having helped develop the test methods that shape current regulatory guidelines, EAG chemists, biologists and toxicologists have evaluated the environmental impact of thousands of…

Having helped develop the test methods that shape current regulatory guidelines, EAG chemists, biologists and toxicologists have evaluated the environmental impact of thousands of active ingredients and formulations—from pesticides and pharmaceuticals to industrial chemicals and consumer products. Whether you are exploring “what if” scenarios, registering a new active ingredient or formulation, responding to a data call-in or seeking to understand the latest guidance, turn to EAG for technical excellence, sound advice, GLP-compliant study execution and expert interpretation.

Microelectronics Test & Engineering

Whether connecting the internet of things, guiding surgical lasers or powering the latest smart phone, integrated circuits and microelectronics touch nearly every aspect of human…

Whether connecting the internet of things, guiding surgical lasers or powering the latest smart phone, integrated circuits and microelectronics touch nearly every aspect of human life. In the world of technology, innovation and continuous improvement are imperatives—and being able to quickly and reliably test, debug, diagnose failures and take corrective action can make the difference between a doomed product launch and building a successful global brand. EAG offers you the world’s largest and most diverse collection of specialized analytical instrumentation, capacity to perform a variety of microelectronic tests in parallel, and the multi-disciplinary expertise required to draw true insight from data.

Custom Synthesis & Radiolabeling

No contract service provider has more experience performing custom synthesis and producing isotopically labeled compounds to support product development in life science, chemical…

No contract service provider has more experience performing custom synthesis and producing isotopically labeled compounds to support product development in life science, chemical and related industries than we do. From 14C and 3H radiolabeled clinical trial materials synthesized under cGMP, to stable-labeled active ingredients for metabolism and environmental fate/effects testing, turn to EAG. We have extensive experience with multi-step and other complex synthesis projects, and our comprehensive, in-house analytical services ensure quick turnaround of purity and structural confirmation.

Crop Biotechnology & Development

EAG combines biotechnology and protein characterization expertise with more than 50 years' experience analyzing chemical compounds in plant and environmental matrices to address…

EAG combines biotechnology and protein characterization expertise with more than 50 years’ experience analyzing chemical compounds in plant and environmental matrices to address the growing needs of the biotechnology crop industry. We offer a wide range of techniques required to fully characterize the event insertion and expressed proteins, as well as the various studies required to confirm the food, feed and environmental safety of products that represent the trait. From early-stage protein confirmation to GLP-compliant EDSP and allergenicity testing, we help you make faster, more informed development decisions and comply with evolving global regulations of genetically engineered crops.

Litigation Support & Expert Testimony

When you need solid science and investigative engineering to address product failures, inform legal strategy, protect intellectual property or address product liability disputes,…

When you need solid science and investigative engineering to address product failures, inform legal strategy, protect intellectual property or address product liability disputes, turn to EAG. We’ve provided technical consulting, analysis and expert testimony for hundreds of cases involving the aerospace, transportation, medical device, electronics, industrial and consumer product industries. Our team of experts understands the legal process and your need for responsiveness, effective communication, scientifically defensible opinion and confidentiality. From professional consulting to data review to trial preparation and expert witness testimony, ask EAG.

Techniques

Chromatography

Using an array of advanced separation techniques and innovative technology, we conduct highly precise analytical chromatography for various industries. Whether you want a closer…

Using an array of advanced separation techniques and innovative technology, we conduct highly precise analytical chromatography for various industries. Whether you want a closer look at the purity of your pharmaceutical or need to better understand an agrochemical’s components, EAG has the expertise to separate and evaluate any compound.

Mass Spectrometry

Need to evaluate the molecular structure of a compound or identify its origins? EAG knows how. With state-of-the-art tools, we can separate, vaporize and ionize the atoms and…

Need to evaluate the molecular structure of a compound or identify its origins? EAG knows how. With state-of-the-art tools, we can separate, vaporize and ionize the atoms and molecules in almost any pure or complex material to detect and obtain mass spectra of the components. We rely on decades of experience in mass spectrometry to provide our clients with precise analyses and the best detection limits.

Imaging

EAG is a world leader in high-resolution imaging down to the atomic level. We offer unmatched analytical know-how, generating extremely detailed surface and near surface images…

EAG is a world leader in high-resolution imaging down to the atomic level. We offer unmatched analytical know-how, generating extremely detailed surface and near surface images for various industries, from consumer electronics to nanotechnology. Using state-of-the-art equipment and innovative techniques, we conduct expert imaging to aid in failure analysis, dimensional analysis, process characterization, particle identification and more. If you want to investigate a material with angstrom scale resolution, you can count on EAG to get the job done quickly and precisely.

Spectroscopy

EAG offers a vast array of spectroscopic techniques to clients in various industries, from defense contractors to technology pioneers. We combine unparalleled expertise and…

EAG offers a vast array of spectroscopic techniques to clients in various industries, from defense contractors to technology pioneers. We combine unparalleled expertise and methodology with cutting-edge technology to analyze your organic, inorganic, metallic and composite materials for identification, compositional, structural and contaminant information. Whether you need expert spectroscopic analysis to improve your production process or to surmount a technical challenge, EAG is up to the task.

Physical/Chemical Characterization

Need to identify your unique material? Want to analyze the thermal properties of a sample, or measure the success of a process step? If it has to be done quickly and it has to be…

Need to identify your unique material? Want to analyze the thermal properties of a sample, or measure the success of a process step? If it has to be done quickly and it has to be done right, you can count on EAG. We offer a range of adaptable techniques and innovative methods to evaluate the physical and chemical characteristics of any compound. Our highly precise testing and analytical services will improve your production process, expedite R&D and help you conquer any technical challenge.

About

A Global Scientific Services Company

One of the most respected names in contract research and testing, EAG Laboratories is a global scientific services company operating at the intersection of science, technology and…

One of the most respected names in contract research and testing, EAG Laboratories is a global scientific services company operating at the intersection of science, technology and business. The scientists and engineers of EAG apply multi-disciplinary expertise, advanced analytical techniques and “we know how” resolve to answer complex questions that drive commerce around the world.

Our Customers

Science and technology transcend industry boundaries, and so does demand for EAG’s expertise. We partner with companies across a broad spectrum of high-tech, high-impact and…

Science and technology transcend industry boundaries, and so does demand for EAG’s expertise. We partner with companies across a broad spectrum of high-tech, high-impact and highly regulated industries. We help our customers innovate new and improved products, investigate manufacturing problems, perform advanced analyses to determine safety, efficacy and regulatory compliance, and protect their brands.

Our Company Culture

EAG’s corporate culture is firmly rooted in four guiding principles: “foster a growth mindset,” “find a better way,” “earn more loyal customers,” and “win…

EAG’s corporate culture is firmly rooted in four guiding principles: “foster a growth mindset,” “find a better way,” “earn more loyal customers,” and “win together.” Across all of our 20+ locations, you will find a true passion for science and the power of science to improve the world we live in. Hear what some of our ~1200 scientists, engineers and support personnel say about what it means to be part of EAG Laboratories.

Careers

EAG is growing, and we are always looking for talented, problem-solving oriented individuals to join our company. If you have a “we know how” spirit, we want to hear from you.…

EAG is growing, and we are always looking for talented, problem-solving oriented individuals to join our company. If you have a “we know how” spirit, we want to hear from you. Browse current openings now, and re-visit our careers page often.

How do you drive R&D productivity and keep up with regulations?

Environmental Testing

How do you know what environmental testing data will be required for a global product registration? How do you obtain scientifically acceptable results from soil, air and tissues? How do you incorporate evolving environmental regulations into your business plans? EAG scientists know how to translate guidelines into study designs that deliver the specific, defensible data required by global regulators. Ask EAG.

Unmatched Multidisciplinary Expertise in Environmental Testing

Drawing on decades of experience identifying and quantifying test substances in complex matrices, EAG brings world-leading, multidisciplinary expertise to every environmental testing program. Whether you are exploring “what if” scenarios, registering a new active ingredient or formulation, responding to a data call-in or seeking to understand the latest guidance, you can count on EAG for technical excellence, sound regulatory advice, GLP-compliant study execution and expert interpretation of data to inform your commercial decisions.

METHOD DEVELOPMENT & VALIDATION

EAG offers unparalleled expertise in method development, adaptation, validation, refinement and transfer, as well as independent laboratory validations (ILV) across dozens of instrumentation platforms. Our experience crosses every type and class of compound and all varieties of matrices, including challenging sediment, tissue and saltwater studies.

ENVIRONMENTAL FATE TESTING

Our veteran staff of analytical chemists, elucidation experts and study directors has exceptional knowledge of United States, Canadian, European and Japanese test guidelines, and are adept at developing specialty designs to chemicals with unusual physical/chemical properties, such as extreme hydrophobicity, volatility, or instability under normal test conditions. Our USDA permits allow as to procure soil from anywhere in the world; in-house radiolabeling services provide streamlined study execution.

PLANT & ANIMAL METABOLISM

EAG provides a broad array of plant and animal metabolism services required to demonstrate safety, and to determine the distribution and metabolic pathways of chemical substances. Services include protocol development, preparation of radiolabeled test substance formulations, homogenization of collected samples, total radioactive residue determination, extraction, radio-chromatographic profiling, analysis by high resolution mass spectrometry, and isolation and identification of metabolites.

PRODUCT CHEMISTRY & ANALYTICAL SUPPORT

EAG offers the full suite of physical and chemical analyses required to characterize active ingredients, product components and their degradants. Multiple sites offer ample capacity to manage storage stability and reference standard programs.

ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY

EAG offers world-class environmental toxicology services required for global regulatory submissions.

  • Avian Toxicology: Established in 1985, our Easton, Maryland facility has produced more avian toxicology data than any lab in the world. We offer the full suite of required acute and reproduction studies (radiolabeled and unlabeled), as well as custom-designed investigations in non-traditional species or to meet client-specific needs.
  • Aquatic Toxicology: EAG toxicologists bring decades of experience performing acute and chronic, bioconcentration and screening studies in freshwater and saltwater fish and invertebrates, as well as amphibians. We offer the latest required tests for sediment dwellers and endocrine tests with invertebrates, birds, fish and frogs. Our laboratories are uniquely equipped with custom-designed static, semistatic and flow-through test systems that have been engineered to tightly control temperature, maintain acceptable levels of dissolved oxygen and deliver test substances with high degrees of precision and accuracy.
  • Terrestrial Toxicology, including Pollinator Testing: We offer the full complement of testing on non-target plants and insects, earthworms and other soil invertebrates. From bioassays of composted material to the latest pollinator larval testing requirements, EAG’s environmental testing scientists are on the forefront of the science behind evolving regulations.

RESIDUE CHEMISTRY

The world’s most experienced team of residue chemists, EAG scientists have performed analyses of virtually every class of chemical in raw agricultural commodities, processed foods, eggs, biofluids, bee pollen, nectar, animal tissues and other less common matrices. From global registration programs for pesticides to import tolerance testing and worker exposure studies, individual sponsors, industry task forces, governments and universities turn to EAG for unparalleled know-how and the convenience of field-to-final report residue program management.

FIELD MANAGEMENT

Our field management professionals bring decades of study design, protocol development, analytical oversight and GLP/QA compliance expertise across all types of field studies. Acting as on-site GLP study directors, this elite team works closely with a global network of independent crop consultants to deliver expertly coordinated field studies and analytical services.

CUSTOM SYNTHESIS & RADIOLABELING

EAG offers the convenience of in-house radiolabeling and custom synthesis services (14C and 3H), with dedicated analytical support by scientists who understand your molecule’s chemistry and unique characteristics. No service provider offers greater experience in the synthesis of radiolabeled test substances, stable labeled analogs or postulated metabolites—or the in-house expertise to incorporate their use in environmental studies to yield more reliable, more specific answers to questions of metabolism, e-fate and chemical residues.

ENVIRONMENTAL RISK ASSESSMENTS/CONSULTING

EAG offers in-house regulatory consulting and environmental risk assessment services for pharmaceuticals, personal care products, agrochemicals, food ingredients and industrial chemicals, with in-depth expertise related to endocrine (estrogen, androgen and thyroid) modulation and bioaccumulation assessments in wildlife. If an initial assessment of the active substance and relevant metabolites suggests a possible environmental concern, we will recommend a regulatory path forward—whether  program of studies or other avenues that may make further primary research unnecessary. Our experts also assist in dossier preparation, and are available to represent your company directly with regulatory agencies.

R&D INVESTIGATIONS AND CUSTOMER SPECIFIC REQUESTS

Answering questions about environmental impact sometimes involves exploring unchartered territory. No scientific services company offers the environmental testing combination of technical talent, analytical tools and diverse experience to understand what was previously unknown. Bring us your questions and commercial problems. EAG scientists will find answers with “we know how” resolve.