Consulting and Research Inc. (CCR), headquartered in Colorado Springs,
Colorado, was founded in 1987 after the invention and development
of the Clifford Materials Reactivity Testing(CMRT) concept
by Walter J. Clifford, who currently serves as president.
Clifford's development of the CMRT resulted in a new and unprecedented
application of a well-proven technology. The precipitin testing
method was used at the birth of microbiology nearly 100 years ago
in detecting specific kinds of bacteria and is currently employed
in many laboratory tests and research efforts world wide.
it's beginning, CCR has pushed the envelope And scope of CMRT from
reporting on 1500 trade-named products and 67 chemical groups and
families in its earliest reports to reporting on
17,204 over trade-named
products and 94 chemical groups and Families today in the dental panel. There is also a orthopedic panel covering over
10,427 trade-named products. CMRT continues
to maintain strict standards and quality controls resulting in an
on going accuracy rate of +95% with over 50,000 patients tested.
unrelenting commitment to company values such as service, integrity
and pushing the envelope in promoting quality care for patients
through testing and research has resulted in
28 years of rapid growth
as a unique provider in the industry. CCR now offers information,
services, and seminars to health care professionals through out North
and South American, and Europe.