The Nevivo Vivarium

Nevivo was formed in 2018 to help meet the growing demand for modern, well-maintained animal research facilities that comply with the standards set by AAALAC (Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care). Staffed by dedicated industry experts with years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, the vivarium services group provides the expertise needed to support research programs from basic housing and husbandry to model development and implementation.

Located in Branford, CT, just 10 minutes from Yale university and 2 hours from Cambridge, MA, Nevivo is conveniently situated within an active biotech community that provides biochemistry, assay development, synthetic organic & medicinal chemistry resources.

About the Facility

Our full-service, 8,200 square feet facility features a 24 rack capacity and includes:

  • AALAS certified technicians
  • Five holding rooms
  • Ventilated cage racks
  • Automatic watering system
  • Seven procedure rooms
  • One operating suite
  • House gas lines for anesthesia
  • Food preparation room
  • High-capacity Getinge cage/rack washer
  • Sample preparation room
  • Shower/changing rooms
  • PremiSys IDenticard security system
  • Stockroom supplies available
  • Office and laboratory space available
  • DEA Licensed (Class 2-5)
  • OLAW assurance (anticipated 1Q2019)
  • AAALAC accreditation (anticipated 2Q2019)

“Nevivo has been amazing.  Great facility, outstanding people – all in an excellent research environment.”