Anti-fungal Testing against Candida

Antifungal Efficacy Testing against Candida

Today, we received a request from a hand sanitizer company for a laboratory to perform an anti-fungal efficacy study against Candida. So, what is Candida? Candida is a type of […]


What is Ames Testing?

Today, Contract Laboratory received a request from a company for Ames Testing. The Ames test is an assay used throughout the world done using bacteria to detect chemical substances that […]

Salmonella Bacteria Testing in Food

The Importance of Microbial Analysis | Microbiology Testing

While pretty under the microscope, many microbes can be harmful to your health or in your products making microbiology testing  important. Whether it’s disinfectant efficacy, anti-viral, antibiotic resistance research studies or […]


In Vivo and In Vitro Testing

In vivo and in vitro testing are two of the most common methods for studying and testing organisms. While similar, each type of testing has its advantages and disadvantages. In […]


Biocompatibility Testing

Biocompatibility testing is commonly done for medical devices with testing ranging from screening of new materials to safety evaluations. The term “biocompatibility” refers to the compatibility of materials with living tissue. […]


Western Blot Test

The Western Blot Test is an immunoassay, or chemical test, used to detect certain proteins in blood or other tissue samples. The test is performed by creating artificial antibodies that […]


Monoclonal Antibodies | Disease Treatment

In a recent study funded by the National Institutes of Health, scientists successfully cured 100% of guinea pigs and rhesus monkeys infected with the Marburg and Ravn virus using monoclonal […]

Medical Device Sterilization

Medical Device Sterilization Validation Testing

Medical Device Sterilization Validation  is imperative to invasive sterile medical products such as implants and reusable surgical instruments. routinely helps  manufacturers, distributors, and healthcare facilities with their  sterilization validation. There […]