pyrogen test

pyrogen test

An obsolete test of the adequacy of the hypothalamic-adenohypophysis-adrenocortical axis, in which timed doses of bacterial pyrogen evoke an increase in plasma cortisol in normal subjects.
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The traditional methods for pyrogen detection either require animal sacrifice for the Rabbit Pyrogen Test (RPT), or are limited to the detection of endotoxin LPS from the cell walls of gram-negative bacteria (for example in the Limulus Amoebocyte Lysat [LAL] test).
The MAT employing fresh or cryo-preserved human blood was described and validated as an in vitro pyrogen test [2,3].
2005) International validation of novel pyrogen tests based on human monocytoid cells.
2006) International validation of pyrogen tests based on cryopreserved human primary blood cells.
Dept of Transportation now accepts the Corrositex assay for corrosion testing, and the Bacterial Endotoxins Test replaces many instances of the rabbit pyrogen test.
MIVT:OTCBB), Vancouver, has announced that its proprietary Hydroxyapatite (HAp) ultra-thin "passive" stent coating has successfully passed the Rabbit Pyrogen Test (Material Mediated) - ISO confirming that the coating is non- pyrogenic and does not induce fever.
The Pyrogen test result proved that HAp does not induce fever when injected into the blood system and once again this result is in line with our long-standing expectations regarding total biocompatibility of our HAp coating material which is at the heart of our technologies.
Based upon the criteria of the protocol, the test article meets the requirements of the Pyrogen Test and is, therefore, considered non-pyrogenic.
Scanner, Spectarophotometer, Dissolution Test Apparatus, Sterility and Pyrogen test facilities and team of qualified experienced staff can handle testing of raw materials and finished products.
The test segments included in this report are in vitro test, LAL test, and rabbit pyrogen test.
By test, the market is segmented into in vitro pyrogen test, LAL test, and rabbit test.
MIVT:OTCBB), announced today that its proprietary Hydroxyapatite (HAp) ultra-thin "passive" stent coating has successfully passed the Rabbit Pyrogen Test (Material Mediated) - ISO confirming that the coating is non-pyrogenic and does not induce fever.