SD Biotech Member Spotlight
RTI is a leading biomedical contract research organization, providing global clients in both animal health and human health, biopharma, and advanced feed/nutrition industries with premier quality services and product development support.
RTI's pre-clinical and clinical research teams routinely conduct both GLP and GCP studies across a host of species with expertise in pharmacology, pathology, vaccinology, microbiology, virology, and immunology.
The Research Laboratory is fully equipped to handle most all assays and formats, including ELISA development, serology, virus isolation, PCR, and more.
The Diagnostic Laboratory conducts a host of microbiologic and biochemistry assays within several sectors of industry, all under the ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standard and GDP.
Every team member strives to stay at the forefront of animal health care/welfare, new technologies and governing agency regulatory rules.
Founded in 1994 … RTI was born and led by faculty out of South Dakota State University, recognizing an unmet need to provide superior study outcomes in biologics based on good immunologic science and study designs and the additional goal of developing the talent of students and graduates of the university.
In 2022, Clinvet, a Clinglobal group company, became a shareholder, and as of 2023, RTI LLC’s clinical research unit began doing business as Clinvet South Dakota (Clinvet SD). As a full member of the Clinglobal group, Clinvet SD reaches new boundaries while remaining steadfast as a leading research-based company that believes in the quality of workmanship, uncompromising principles of science, and proven leadership in the field of animal health and biomedical research.