Tag Archives: growth promotion testing

The importance of monitoring environmental isolates

Tracking and trending environmental isolates is a growing concern for pharmaceutical companies, since objectionable organisms [...]

Manual vs Automated Colony Counting

Accurately counting the number of colony-forming units (CFU) on an agar plate forms the basis [...]

Ready-to-use ‘Starved Cells’ for GPT of R2A agar

If your lab is following the Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP), you will be familiar with the [...]

Microbiologics EMEA Distributor Meeting 2019

Medical Supply Company recently attended the Microbiologics EMEA Distributor Meeting in Berlin. It was great [...]

What are auditors looking for in growth promotion testing (GPT)?

Microbiologics have published a new post highlighting the best practices that auditors look for when [...]

Should you test for Burkholderia cepacia?

Why you should care about Burkholderia cepacia A recent article from Charles River “Why You [...]