Long-Term Study Proves Efficiency of Allentown Sentinel EAD®

JAALAS ARTICLE — The University of Chicago put traditional and EAD methods to the test in a yearlong study using Allentown's IVC racks. This is the first and only long-term study to compare SBS and EAD colony surveillance by using EAD collection media on IVC racks in a working biomedical research barrier.

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Allentown and A.CO

Allentown and A.CO recently decided to bring their partnership to the next level. On September 4th, 2019, Allentown officially became 100% owner of A.CO.


Improving Life - it’s in our DNA.

Over 51 years ago Michael A. Coiro Sr. started a business with his wife Dorothy. When Dorothy became ill and received life-prolonging treatments developed through breakthroughs with animal research models, in housing units very similar to the units Michael was producing, he obtained a sobering view of what was at stake.


More Room. In the Same Room.

With the cost of floor space increasing with each passing year, every research facility in the Lab Animal Science industry understands the need to maximize cage density within their vivarium. Enter EasyCage® MAX and NexGen MAX, the new High Density IVC and Cage Systems from Allentown that increase cage density by 20% - using IVCs that are the same size and occupy the same footprint as our standard units.


Improving Life – it's in our DNA.® Video Series

Improving Life – it’s in our DNA is more than just a clever tagline. As told in the cover story of this newsletter, it’s the guiding principle that founded Allentown more than 50 years ago, and the yardstick by which, to this day, we measure success in everything we do.