Sterility & Viral Testing

ABS provides a variety of sterility and viral testing services*:

  • Routine testing of all cells that are received or shipped from ABS for bacteria and mold
  • Routine Mycoplasma testing using a highly sensitive PCR-based method
  • Upon request, viral testing of cell cultures using Mouse Antibody Production (MAP), Rat Antibody Production (RAP), and PCR-based methods
  • Viral and pathogen testing of tissue samples

Please inquire to discuss panels that are customized to meet your needs.

*These services are intended solely for use with preclinical R&D studies.  They are not performed under cGMP conditions and are not to be used to evaluate human biospecimens or biomaterial for transplant or any products that will be used in humans.