Comprehensive consultation, validation, training and support
As the pioneers of the Limulus amebocyte lysate (LAL) testing methodology, Associates of Cape Cod, Inc. (ACC) specialises in bacterial endotoxin and (1→3)-ß-D-glucan detection, using US Food and Drug Administration-licensed chromogenic, turbidimetric and gel-clot reagent technologies.
THROUGH comprehensive consultation, validation, training and routine support, ACC provides customers in the pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, compounding pharmacy and dialysis industries with a thorough endotoxin detection solution.
ACC’s products quantify the presence of bacterial endotoxin as well as (1→3)-ß-Dglucans. In addition to LAL reagents, ACC also provides the instrumentation, software and ancillary products to run the bacterial endotoxins test (BET) assay. This includes, but is not limited to, the Pyros Kinetix® Flex incubating tube reader, Biotek® ELx808 incubating plate reader, Pyroclear® brand dilution tubes, reaction tubes and Pyroplates. ACC supplies the Pyroclear® brand products at <0.001EU/mL and <1.56pg/mL. For customers establishing a testing system, ACC offers on-site consultation, system validation and customisable technical training seminars for staff. Lastly, ACC has a contract testing service (CTS) laboratory that provides product characterisation, method development, validation, investigative and final product testing.