Wednesday, 8 May 2013

Gamma irradiation cleans up

In a free to view article, Tim Sandle and Madhu Raju Saghee (editors of the book Cleanroom Management), explore how gamma radiation can be used for the sterilization of medical devices.

Here is a summary of the article:

"Gamma rays form part of a standard process for the sterilisation and decontamination of medical devices. But, although the technology is advantageous and well established, the process can be complicated. Tim Sandle, head of microbiology at Bio Products Laboratory, and Madhu Raju Saghee, quality assurance professional at Gland Pharma, investigate."

To view, see Medical Device Developments.

Posted by Tim Sandle