Nucro-Technics – Microbiology Services for the Pharmaceutical Industry

By: Nucro Technics  09-12-2011
Keywords: Medical Devices, microbiology, Sterility Testing

NUCRO-TECHNICS offers complete microbiological services for the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Cosmetic, Medical Device, and Chemical Industries. Environmental Audits, LAL, Particulate Matter Analyses, Antibiotic Analyses, Sterility Testing of drugs and devices, and bioburden determinations are some of the services that are offered. The following is a brief listing of the type of Microbiology work that is done at Nucro-Technics. If there is something specific that you require that isn’t listed on this page, do not hesitate to contact us with your request.

Bacteriological Testing
  • Total Microbial Counts
  • Screening of Pathogens
  • Enrichment Tests
  • Preservative Challenge Tests
  • Limulus Amebocyte Lysate (LAL)
Sterility Tests
  • Membrane Filtration and Direct Transfer of: Liquids, Solids, Ointments, and Medical Devices
Particulate Matter
Bioburden Assessments
  • Proedure Validations
  • Biological Indicator Population Determination and Culturing
Validation of Sterilization Processes
  • Dry Heat
  • Ethylene Oxide
  • Steam
  • Gamma Irradiation
Antibiotic Assays
  • Turbidimetric
  • Cyilnder Plate
Validation of Harmonized Limit Test Methods
  • Suitability Testing of the method under USP Generate Chapter <62>

NUCRO-TECHNICS also performs in-vitro antimicrobial efficacy and claims substantiation for a wide variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals, specialty chemicals, personal care, household and hospital products. A summary of these capabilities and standard methods is listed below:

  • AOAC Use Diluation
  • AOAC Germicidal Spray
  • AOAC Laundry Additive
  • AOAC Fungicidal
  • AOAC Laundry Sanitizer
  • AOAC Sporicidal
  • AOAC Tuberculocidal (Presumptive/Confirmatory and Quantitative)

In addition to efficacy testing, NUCRO-TECHNICS can register your disinfectant with Health Canada (DIN number/NPN Number) and the Department of Agriculture Canada (PCP Number).

Keywords: Medical Devices, microbiology, Sterility Testing

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