MediTox s.r.o.


MediTox s.r.o. is a GLP-certified Contract Research Organization dedicated to pre-clinical research and development, having experience in variety of compounds and therapeutic areas, with an experts and associates teams capable to conduct a number of experiments in full compliance to GLP standards and in compliance to another international guidelines (EMA, ICH/VICH, OECD, US FDA, ISO), closely connected with pharma and biomedicine industries in the Czech Republic, EU countries and USA.

Main activities

Preclinical research and development related to cardiovascular disorders, preclinical safety of vaccines (influenza, adenovirus, etc.), ophthalmic diseases, contact dermatitis, osteoarthrosis

Comprehensive preclinical and toxicological program for assessment of human/veterinary pharmaceuticals, biosimilars, medical devices and food additives (PHARMA), chemicals, and agrochemicals (REACH)

Animal models of selected human diseases

Breeding of laboratory animals (non-human primates and beagle dogs)

Mission & vision

Our mission is to commit ourselves to help our clients to bring their ideas to market keeping strict compliance with scientific and business ethics

Our goal is to be recognized by clients as the acknowledged and trusted partner in the field of drug development whose strength is strong team of experts, high professional standard, flexibility and strictly individual and friendly approach.

Our values are to strive for operational and service excellence through progress in science and expertise through close collaboration with the scientific community, ensuring quality and continually enhancing client satisfaction with our services.

Organization chart


CEO: Jan Zábský (

CFO: Eugeniusz Szturc (

CSO: Lukáš Reček (

Quality Assurance Unit:

Head of QAU: Ivana Surova (

Scientific Advisors:

Prof. RNDr. Jan Krejsek, CSc. (Faculty of Medicine, Charles Univesrity, Hradec Králové)

Doc. MUDr Ladislav Hess, DrSc. (Institut of Clinical and Experimental Medicine)

Doc. MVDr. Michal Vlašín, PhD. (Queens Veterinary School Hospital University of Cambridge)

MVDr. Martin Faldyna, PhD. (Veterinary Research Institute, Brno, Czech Republic)

Jiří Beránek, DVM, PhD. (Veterinary Clinic specialized in eye diseases Pardubice, Board Member of European Society of Veterinary Ophthalmologists)

Prof. MUDr. Ivo Steiner, PhD. (Appointed professor of pathology at Charles University, Faculty of Medicine, Hradec Králové)