Cytotoxicity Testing

Various cytotoxicity tests are available to characterize the toxicity of medical device components or materials. These in-vitro test methods are an easy and economical tool for assessing new product candidates or materials. Cytotoxicity tests also assure lot-to-lot acceptability of polymers and plastics used in medical devices. Two out of three of our cytotoxicity assays offered below assess the toxicity of various substances using an L929 fibroblast cell line per ISO 10993, USP <87> and USP <88>.


MEM Elution Method

Agar Overlay Method

Final Reports

Upon completion of test, a final report will be issued and all records and raw data will be held for five years.

Experience you can trust

Millstone Testing Services offers comprehensive regulatory testing services backed by more than 90 years of combined experience in the medical device and pharmaceutical sectors.