Biofilm Testing at BSLI | Bioscience Labs

Biofilm Testing Laboratory

Biofilm Testing Laboratory

BioScience Laboratories, Inc. (BSLI) offers services to companies that want to substantiate anti-biofilm claims for their products, and we can assist you in test design and execution.  Using ASTM methods, customized experiments, and regulatory insight, BioScience Laboratories, Inc. can help you generate the data needed to support your anti-biofilm claim, such as biofilm kill, removal and prevention.

Testing Capabilities:

  • Biofilm disinfectant efficacy testing
  • Chronic wound biofilms and dressings
  • Oral biofilms
  • Medical devices
  • Drug synergy (modified checkerboard assay)
  • Biofilm in treated water systems
Biofilm Test Methods:
  • CDC Biofilm Reactor Protocol ASTM E2562 and Single Tube Method ASTM E2871
  • Drip Flow Reactor Protocol ASTM E2647
  • Modified Colony/Drip Flow Reactor Protocol
  • Minimum Biofilm Eradication Concentration (MBEC) Testing ASTM E2799
  • EPA Protocols (MB-19, MB-20)
  • Zero-Shear (Static) Colony Biofilm Method
  • Custom experimental designs
Product Types:
  • Soluble powders
  • Liquids
  • Coatings
  • Surfaces
  • Solid materials
  • Devices
  • Polymers
Organisms:
  • Pseudomonas species
  • Staphylococcus and MRSA species
  • Candida species
  • Clinical samples
  • Environmental samples
  • Donated saliva
  • Antibiotic resistant strains
  • Additional microorganisms (inquire)
Methods
Services

Colony Biofilm Method

Biofilms in a Zero-Shear Environment BioScience Labs provides services for evaluation of product efficacy in the prevention and/or removal of biofilms using in-vitro techniques.  This…
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ASTM E2562

CDC Biofilm Reactor Protocol BioScience Labs provides services for evaluation of product efficacy in the prevention and/or removal of biofilms using in-vitro techniques.  This method…
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ASTM E2871

Single Tube Method BioScience Labs provides services for evaluating product efficacy in the prevention and/or removal of biofilms using in-vitro techniques. This method is typically used…
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ASTM E2799

MBEC Reactor Protocol BioScience Labs provides services for evaluating product efficacy in the prevention and/or removal of biofilms using in-vitro techniques.  This method serves as…
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ASTM E2647

Drip Flow Reactor Protocol BioScience Labs provides services for evaluating product efficacy in the prevention and/or removal of biofilms using in-vitro techniques. This method represents a…
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