Virology Laboratory

Virology Laboratory

BioScience Laboratories assists clients with new product development, R&D projects, marketing claims, and supporting EPA, FDA, EU, and Health Canada label claims. Combining our virology capabilities with over 23 years of experience in conducting GLP and GCP compliant studies, we can offer a start-to-finish solution. Our virology laboratory personnel are well-trained on the various ASTM and EN standard methods and provide clinical and in vitro services. Dr. Volha Dzyakanava has developed a high-throughput screening method geared toward product formulators who are interested in testing multiple concentrations or multiple products for efficacy versus specific viruses.

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Services

ASTM- E1053

Standard Test Method to Assess Virucidal Activity of Chemicals Intended for Disinfection of Inanimate, Non-porous Environmental Surfaces This test method is used to evaluate the…
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EN 14476

Quantitative Suspension Test for the Evaluation of Virucidal Activity in the Medical Area This European Standard specifies a test method and the minimum requirements for…
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Dermal OECD 439

In-Vitro Skin Irritation: Reconstructed Human Epidermis Test Method This Test Guideline describes an in-vitro procedure that may be used for the hazard identification of irritant…
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ASTM - E1052

Standard Test Method to Assess the Activity of Microbicides against Viruses in Suspension This test method is intended to demonstrate the virucidal activity of test…
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ASTM - E2406

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Laundry Sanitizers and Disinfectants for Use in High Efficiency Washing Operations This test method is designed to evaluate sanitizing/…
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ASTM - E2274

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Laundry Sanitizers and Disinfectants This test method is designed to evaluate sanitizing/ disinfectant laundry detergents/additives for use in top-loading…
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Dermal OECD 431

In-Vitro Skin Corrosion: Human Skin Model Test The test described in this Test Guideline allows the identification of corrosive chemical substances and mixtures and it…
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ASTM - E2362

Standard Practice for Evaluation of Pre-saturated or Impregnated Towelettes for Hard Surface Disinfection This test method may be used to determine if a pre-saturated or impregnated…
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AOAC 965.12 TUBERCULOCIDAL ACTIVITY OF DISINFECTANTS

This standard test method recommended by the EPA demonstrates efficacy on hard non-porous surfaces against M. bovis.  BioScience Labs offers this service to provide the…
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ASTM - E2197

Standard Quantitative Disk Carrier Test Method for Determining Bactericidal, Virucidal, Fungicidal, Mycobactericidal, and Sporicidal Activities of Chemicals This test method is designed to evaluate the…
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OECD 437

Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability (BCOP) Test Method for Identifying Ocular Corrosives/Severe Irritants and Substances not Classified as Irritants The Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability…
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AOAC 960.09 GERMICIDAL AND DETERGENT SANITIZING ACTION OF DISINFECTANTS TEST

This standard test method tests the efficacy of food contact sanitizers against S. aureus and E. coli.  These studies are used for products in the…
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Virucidal Disinfectant Testing

These tests are designed to provide virucidal efficacy data for disinfectant products challenged with various viruses.  Testing is performed based on a modification of the AOAC Official…
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Dermal Irritation Testing

The EpiDerm™ Skin Model uses a culture of normal human derived epidermal keratinocytes that forms a multi-layered model of the human epidermidis. This model is…
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Disinfectant and Sanitizer Testing Services

Bioscience Labs performs these challenging antimicrobial efficacy studies.  Whether you need the AOAC Germicidal Spray Products as Disinfectants Test or the AOAC Use-Dilution Test (for disinfectants requiring dilution) we…
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Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability (BCOP)

The Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability (BCOP) test is an in vitro method to evaluate chemicals inducing serious eye damage or serious eye irritation.  This…
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Clean Room Disinfectant Validation

BSLI also performs cleaning validation studies for which AOAC-like methods are designed to appraise the ability of disinfectant products used in specific cleaning routines to eliminate bacteria…
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General Irritation Testing

The Skin Technology Center performs studies of the irritancy potential of topical antimicrobial products by means of multiple applications (15 or more) of a product…
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