Detection of Microbial Contamination

Standard Number STE-2
Organization Nanotechnology Characterization Laboratory USA
Level National
Category Specification
  • JAN 2011 Published
The intended purpose of this assay is to avoid introduction of microbial contamination into in vitro cell cultures and in vivo animal studies utilizing the test-nanomaterial, as microbial contamination will confound the results of these tests. This assay is not intended to certify the material as sterile.