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USP <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding Testing – Sterile Preparations Bacterial PT


Product used to evaluate the ability to identify at the general level bacteria contaminants using appropriate cultural or molecular techniques. read more



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PH-0922, PH-0123, PH-0523

Product Details

Product Details

Proficiency Test contains 5 numbered vials containing one lyophilized pellet of a single bacterial species chosen from a defined list. Participant will be asked to correctly identify the microorganism that is present in each of the 5 vials. Bacterial species are randomly selected from the following list:

  • Aeromonas
  • Bacillus
  • Burkholderia
  • Citrobacter
  • Escherichia
  • Klebsiella
  • Lactococcus
  • Listeria
  • Micrococcus
  • Proteus
  • Salmonella
  • Serratia
  • Staphylococcus
  • Streptococcus

Also includes 5 x 4mL sterile peptone buffer hydration fluid.

This Proficiency Test is ideal for labs performing environmental monitoring of pharmaceutical industry facilities.

USP PT Schedule

USP PT Schedule

Study Number Study Open Date Study Close Date
PH-0422 4/18/2022 07/15/2022*

Extended from 6/9/22

PH-0922 9/19/2022 11/18/2022
PH-0123 1/16/2023 3/17/2023
PH-0523 5/15/2023 6/14/2023