Handwash Study - Bioscience Labs
1765 South 19th Ave Bozeman, MT    

$100 | Handwash Study: 1907317-101 GR6

Signup By: 11/19/19

Study Dates:

11/26/19 - 11/26/19

Study Time:

9:00AM – 3:15PM


This study involves research to determine the ability of eight test materials, (six products, a negative control and positive control) to kill and/or remove bacteria from the skin of the hands.

Sites Tested:

Both Hands and Forearms


Restriction Date: 11/11/19 (7 days)

For 7 days prior to entering the lab, you must restrict what products touch the test sites. You will be provided a kit which contains soap, shampoo, and lotion which are approved for use. You will also be provided a pair of gloves for when you cannot avoid use of a restricted product.

Study Qualifications:
  • Must be at least 18 years of age;
  • Must have both hands and all 10 digits;
  • Must have test sites in good condition;
  • Must be in good general health;
  • Cannot have known allergies or sensitivities to latex (rubber), alcohols, sunscreens, deodorants, laundry detergents, topically applied fragrances, cleansers, soaps, lotions, or to common antibacterial agents, particularly chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG), or to topical antibiotic ointments such as Neosporin® or Polysporin®;
  • Cannot have limited mobility or dexterity;
  • Cannot be receiving any antibiotic medications;
  • Cannot be receiving steroids other than for contraception, hormone therapy, or menopausal purposes;
  • Cannot have Implanon/Nexplanon or any other dermal implanted birth control device;
  • Cannot have any internal prosthetic devices or joints anywhere in the body;
  • Cannot be pregnant, plan to become pregnant, impregnate a sexual partner, or be nursing a child