Preliminary results are immediately sent to the customer, after finishing the study and processing all the data. The final report is usually sent 3-5 days after the preliminary results. Find below more information about the specific timings for each type of testing:
In vitro efficacy testing: The final report is usually delivered in 4-5 weeks after sample reception. However, there are simple protocols that could be conducted in 1-2 days and the report delivered in the same week of receiving the sample. More complex protocols may take longer, according to each specific project.
Clinical testing: The normal timings are 15-20 days to conduct the panel recruitment, 4-8 weeks for the treatment application and 10-15 days to process all the data and prepare the final report.
In vitro safety testing: The final report is usually delivered in 3-4 weeks after sample reception for most of the protocols, excluding Ames Test OECD 471 and Franz Cell Absorption 428 (5-6 weeks).