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7 Carcinogens added to 14th Report on Carcinogens

On November 3, 2016, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released it’s 14th Report on Carcinogens, or RoC. This report includes 248 chemicals, agents, substances, viruses, etc, that […]

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National Nutrition Month

Did you know March is National Nutrition Month? The intent of National Nutrition Month is to educate and inform consumers of the importance of making healthy and informed food choices […]

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Microbiology Testing

Microbiology is the study of living organisms too small to be seen by the naked eye, like bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa and algae, also known as microbes. Microbes play important […]

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Antimicrobial Resistance Testing

With the overuse of antibiotics, antimicrobial resistance testing has been in the news  a great deal.  Contract Laboratory frequently works with pharmaceutical and healthcare companies on their antimicrobial resistance testing. […]

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Laboratory Techniques for Identification of Adenoviruses

Contract Laboratory has received a request from a company needing a Clinical Laboratory  for ELISA Testing for the neutralizing antibodies for adenovirus.  there are many different Laboratory Techniques that maybe […]

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CDC Biosafety Levels, BSL-1, BSL-2, BSL-3, BSL-4

CDC Biosafety Levels are prevention mechanisms aimed at reducing the risk of exposure to potentially harmful microbes as well as reducing contamination of the surrounding environment. The US Center for […]