Located in Yemassee, South Carolina, Alpha Genesis, Inc., cares for and sells a range of primates for research purposes. It also provides a full range of animal research services on a contract basis. Alpha Genesis, Inc.’s mission statement stresses the importance of maintaining uncompromised principles while serving public and private laboratories, including a number of University-based research organizations.
Over the past 12 years, the company has dealt in a broad spectrum of primates, including rhesus and cynomolgus macaques, African greens, and multiple New World species. It can secure other primate species by special request.
Fully AAALAC accredited, Alpha Genesis, Inc., is registered with the US Department of Agriculture and assured through the National Institutes of Health’s Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare. To properly care for the animals under its stewardship, the company employs multiple licensed veterinarians and doctorate-level laboratory animal specialists, as well as a team of AALAS-certified research and veterinary technicians.