Validation of microbial recovery from disinfectants.

@article{Sutton2002ValidationOM,
  title={Validation of microbial recovery from disinfectants.},
  author={Scott V W Sutton and David W Proud and Stephen Rachui and Daniel K Brannan},
  journal={PDA journal of pharmaceutical science and technology},
  year={2002},
  volume={56 5},
  pages={255-66}
}
We evaluated the efficacy of different neutralizing solutions for use in disinfectant efficacy assays. Our approach used comparisons between the recoveries of low inocula in different treatment populations. The challenge organisms employed were those described by the AOAC for use in determining germicidal, tuberculocidal, sporicidal, and fungicidal activity of disinfectants. Neutralizer efficacy (NE) ratios were determined by comparing the recovery of identical inocula from the neutralizing… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 18 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 41 references

Engley, “Methodology for recovery of chemically treated Staphylococcus aureus with neutralizing medium,

B. P. Dey, B F.
Appl. Environ. Microbiol., • 1983
View 8 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

The evaluation of biocide neutralization in the determination of microbicidal efficacy of contact lens solutions,

S.V.W. Sutton
Int’l. Contact Lens Clinics, • 1992

Disinfectants,” In Official Methods of Analysis AOAC

A. Beloian
Association of Official Analytic Chemists, • 1990
View 1 Excerpt

Microbial Limits Test,” In US Pharmacopoeia XXII/National Formulary XVII

US Pharmacopoeia
Washington, DC, United States Pharmacopoeial Convention, • 1990

The concentration exponent of disinfectants and preservatives (biocides),

W. B. Hugo, S. P. Denyer
Pharmaceutical and Environmental Industries, • 1987
View 1 Excerpt

Biostatistical Analysis, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc

J. H. Zar
PDA Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology • 1984

Fleurette, “Methods of testing disinfectants,

A. Cremieux
Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, Philadelphia, • 1983
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…