Accession Number:

ADA411966

Title:

Monitor for Sterilization Procedures

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

UTAH STATE UNIV LOGAN NATIONAL CENTER FOR THE DESIGN OF MOLECULAR FUNCTION

Report Date:

2001-10-25

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

Rapid and accurate determination of the efficacy of sterilization procedures is demonstrated using a hand-held instrument based on the intrinsic fluorescence of germinating spores. This technology requires no added reagents or sample contact.

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE