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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 personnel lead by Dr. Volha Teagle are well-trained on the various ASTM, EN, and ISO standard methods and provide clinical and In-Vitro services. The Virology laboratory maintains a collection of over 50 different viral strains and cell cultures and offers high-throughput testing geared toward product formulators who are interested in testing multiple products for efficacy versus specific viruses. 

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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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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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ISO 22442-3

Medical devices utilizing animal tissues and their derivatives – Part 3:  Validation of the elimination and/or inactivation of viruses and transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE) agents…
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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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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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ASTM - E1838

Standard Test Method for Determining the Virus-Eliminating Effectiveness of Hygienic Handwash and Handrub Agents Using the Fingerpads of Adults This test method is designed to…
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ASTM - E2011

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Hygienic Handwash and Handrub Formulations for Virus-Eliminating Activity Using the Entire Hand This test method is designed to evaluate…
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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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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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Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems: Cleaning & Disinfection Procedure Validation

BioScience Laboratories Inc. conducts the FDA required validation of cleaning and disinfection procedures.  Each evaluation will include the following FDA requirements: Selection of an EPA…
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Viral Clearance

BioScience Laboratories Virology lab performs has Viral Clearance studies to provide safety data for biopharmaceutical products or medical devices that are derived from human or…
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Time-Kill Kinetics - Antimicrobial Efficacy Test

Time-Kill In Vitro assay tests are referred to as “suspension tests” because a measured volume of the suspension of challenge bacteria or fungi is transferred into a…
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