Bob is the founder and Managing Director of GPS BV. He has over 30 years education and/or experience in pathology. Training in human- and animal pathology gives him a broad perspective of the science of pathology. First working at the Central Veterinary Institute and later at Solvay Pharmaceuticals B.V. as Toxicologic Pathologist, is a sound basis of Toxicologic Pathology as performed up to now under GLP regulations at GPS BV. In his free time he like to fitness, swimming and play golf as much as possible.
Working period at GPS: 17 years
Several (n=10-20) readings of studies with other species like: guinea pigs, ferret, hamster (chronic and carcinogenicity studies), minipigs (subchronic and chronic studies) were performed.
The application routes of all studies contained : oral (gavage, diet), intravenous, inhalation, subcutaneous, transdermal, dermal, intra-dermal, infusion, intra-peritoneal and sublingual administration routes.
Histopathology of Reproduction/Developmental/ Toxicity studies involving study of reproduction organs in detail (OECD 421 and 422). Specialised reproduction and neuropathology investigations (qualitative and quantitative) involving specific brain localizations under OECD guidance (OECD 443).
ALL studies performed by Global Pathology Support B.V. were under GLP and approved for submission.