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Welcome to the Getinge Life Science articles section, a place for sharing our knowledge and expertise in contamination prevention for the Life Science Industry. Learn from Subject Matter Experts in Sterilization, Cleaning, Isolation and Material Transfer applications to ensure safe, reliable and contamination free processes and workflows.

Read the articles below to learn more and to get deeper knowledge on relevant topics in contamination prevention for BioPharmaceutical and Medical Device Production, Biomedical Research and Laboratory applications.

Top 3 Causes of Cross Contamination in Biosafety Facilities

Cross contamination in BSL-3 and BSL-4 laboratories represents a significant risk to personnel and the surrounding community due to the dangerous agents housed within these facilities. Unlike cross contamination in other laboratories, which typically only leads to false-positives in scientific tests, contamination in BSL-3 or BSL-4 facilities has the potential to lead to a life-threatening epidemic. Read the full article here

5 Factors for Safe Material Transfer in BSL-3 and BSL-4 Facilities

Recent incidents in some of the world's most prestigious BSL-3 and BSL-4 laboratories demonstrate that if proper protocols are not followed, contamination can cause detrimental results. Read the full article here