Prime Behavior Testing Laboratories (PBTLI) is a contract research company that provides rapid pre-clinical testing to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies for facilitating new product development.
The company focuses on testing the efficacy of novel therapeutics for cognitive and psychiatric disorders, as well as testing drugs for abuse potential and abuse prevention. PBTLI scientists have over 15 years experience conducting contract studies, following industry standards of speed, confidentiality, and reliability.
PBTLI takes pride in its demonstrated ability to quickly and efficiently identify promising leads for continued development. Besides pre-clinical evaluation of early stage compounds, PBTLI provides consultation on product development strategies.
Aged primate cognition studies are available.
Alzheimer's disease (AD) primate testing available.
Below are several primate tasks currently offered:
- Delayed Match to Sample
- Titrating Delayed Match to Sample
- Delayed Match to Sample with Distractors
- Delayed Match to Postion
Other tests include:
Anxiety-Related Behavior Tests
Light/Dark Preference (Emergence Neophobia)
Spatial learning & Memory (Morris Water Maze)
Spatial Working Memory (Eight Arm Radial Arm Maze)
Passive (or inhibitory) Avoidance
Two-Trial Novel Object Recognition Task
Five-Choice Serial Reaction Time Task
Motor Function Tests
Open Field Locomotor Activity
Tests of Nociception
Thermal Sensitivity Test
Screening Tests for Drug Side Effects
Condition Taste Aversion
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