Focus on Your In Vivo Research.
Let Explora Handle Your Vivarium

Focus on Your Research.
Let Us Handle Your Vivarium.



Your Science. Our Vivarium.

We provide the vivarium infrastructure, services, and expertise. You focus on your study. With OnDemand, you can initiate preclinical in vivo studies in an AAALAC-accredited space in as little as two weeks, complete with Ph.D.-backed husbandry management and regulatory oversight.



Your Science. Your Vivarium.

From staffing and husbandry to budgeting and design, Explora’s OnSite solutions provide Ph.D.-backed vivarium and regulatory management services in the comfort of your own facilities. Whether you’re considering building your first facility or need assistance with an existing one, Explora’s OnSite services can help.

Contract Research Services

Whether it’s the complete execution of a study or simply à-la-carte technical services, Explora can be your trusted partner in meeting your research goals.


AAALAC-accredited, Ph.D.-backed preclinical vivarium facilities and services for biotechnology and pharmaceutical clients. Explora BioLabs’ Vivarium-as-a-Service® and contract research solutions are designed to get in vivo studies up and running in as little as two weeks with flexibility and capital efficiency.

We provide the solutions, you focus on your studies. That’s why we like to tell our clients, it’s “Your Science: Powered by Explora.”

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Fast. Flexible. Capital Efficient.

Powered by Explora.

Explora BioLabs provides the vivarium facilities and solutions that biotechnology and pharmaceutical researchers need to quickly initiate in vivo studies, meet milestones, and reach funding goals.

Our Vivarium Network

Explora has nearly 20 vivaria facilities throughout key U.S. biotech clusters, so we’re already where you want to be. There’s sure to be a facility within a short commute of your office space (or will be soon). Minimize expansion headaches and capital woes with Explora’s national network of vivaria.

We jump-started our preclinical research program by stepping right into pre-built, pre-staffed, regulatory-compliant vivarium space. We were able to start with Explora within two weeks. And when we need more space, they’ll be there for us.

Ivana Djuretic, co-founder at Asher Biotherapeutics, Explora BioLabs client

The high-quality, reproducible results that we will generate in Explora’s facilities should help us accelerate our timelines and get us to that next round of funding sooner. And when we need more space, they’ll be there for us.

Preclinical Research Lab

We jump-started our preclinical research program by stepping right into Explora's pre-built, pre-staffed, regulatory-compliant vivarium space.

Oncology Drug Developer

As a small biotech, we need a vivarium management solution that’s more than just a landlord. Explora BioLabs has been an extension of our team with its husbandry staff and scientific expertise.

Lead Researcher,
San Diego Biotech

Get Started in as Little as Two Weeks.

Trust the market leader in vivarium facilities and management to be a flexible extension of your team.
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Explora BioLabs Acquired by Charles River Laboratories, Inc.

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