RICHMOND, VA (November 2, 2009) - Bostwick Laboratories® announces the acquisition of the assets and infrastructure of CBI Services and Fairfax Identity Laboratories, formerly business units within Commonwealth Biotechnologies Inc. CBI Services is now American International Biotechnology Services™ (AIBioTech™) and will operate as a division of American International Pathology Laboratories™ (AIPL™), while Fairfax Identity Laboratories (FIL) will retain its existing identity.
AIBioTech and FIL will retain their full complement of life sciences and DNA identity support services that have made them the providers of choice to investigators in government, university, and private sector laboratories. Together, AIBioTech, FIL and AIPL offer unprecedented capabilities in basic laboratory, clinical trial, DNA identity, and patient support services. “The unique combination of these three organizations creates a single-source laboratory that brings together the highest level of expertise in all forms of laboratory science – from anatomic pathology to clinical trials to genetics and DNA identification,” said William Miller, CEO of AIBioTech. For more information about AIBioTech, please visit http://www.aibiotech.com or call 1-800-735-9224.
About American International Biotechnology Services (AIBioTech)
AIBioTech provides drug discovery and diagnostic development organizations a broad range of world-class laboratory services to bring new products to market, including laboratory services for molecular biology, microbiology, virology, immuno, peptide, bioorganic, and protein chemistries.
AIBioTech is one of the world's most comprehensive Contract Research Organizations. As an expert core laboratory, AIBiotech provides consultation on experimental design and offers services under GLP and non-GLP compliance. These services are offered individually or can be integrated to support product development from discovery-to-market with full Regulatory Support under FDA GLP Guidelines 21 CFR 58.
About Fairfax Identity Laboratories (FIL)
FIL is at the forefront of DNA profiling techniques and innovations. FIL helps to establish genetic relationships for child support agencies and legal entities. Additionally, FIL is at the forefront of providing forensics for crime laboratories nationwide, felon data banking and clinical genetics services. FIL is a leader in providing DNA profiling and matching services for specimen identification, along with paternity, maternity and family relationship confirmation.
About American International Pathology Laboratories (AIPL)
AIPL is a specialty anatomic pathology laboratory focused on providing premium services in both primary and second opinions, covering every organ in the human body. AIPL also offers the latest technology in virtual pathology and immunohistochemistry. AIPL is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bostwick Laboratories, Inc.