Pharmaceutical and Cell Microbiology

Qualitative and quantitative studies of microbiological loads of products. Preservative efficacy of disinfectants, etc.

Water Microbiology

Microbiological quality of purified water, highly purified water and bottled drinking water, wastewater, swimming pools, etc. Identification of contaminants.

Microbiology for Sanitary Products

Bioburden determination, sterility testing, parametric release, validation of sterilisation processes.

Microbiology for Cosmetics

Rating microbial loads, preservative efficacy (Test of Challenger), determination of specific microorganisms.

Toxicity

Evaluation of the toxicity/safety of pharmaceuticals, veterinary, cosmetics, chemicals, biocides, etc… for different inoculation routes: oral, dermal, inhalation, etc.

Alternative Methods

Alternative methods to the use of animals for the “in vitro” determination of irritation and toxicity studies for cosmetics and chemicals.

Biocompatibility

Tests necessary to ensure the biocompatibility of medical devices that come into contact with blood or tissues according to the UNE-EN ISO 10993.

Microbiology for Disinfectants and Antiseptics

Determination of fungicidal and bactericidal activity. With and without interfering substances. In use (UNE, ISO, AFNOR)

Histopathology

Assessment of pathologies or toxicities in different tissues.