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The Growth Direct® System is a game changer for QC microbial testing. It lets us report, review, and respond faster than ever.
- Bill Carpenter, QC Microbiology, Biogen

Optimize Speed and Capacity While Minimizing Risk and Cost

Labor Efficiency and Cost Savings

The Growth Direct® System reduces time to results and eliminates 85% of the steps of manual microbial testing.

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Compliance and Data Integrity

Empower your quality control laboratory by eliminating manual data entry and potential for falsification with seamless digitization, traceability, and regulatory compliance.

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Reduced Impact of Investigations

Improve your quality control system and reduce the potential for costly mistakes that could lead to warning letters, hundreds of hours of unnecessary investigation work, and millions of dollars in lost productivity.

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Reduction of Human Error and Contamination

Reduce the instances of misplaced plates, miscounts, transcription errors, and human introduction of contaminants in your quality control laboratory.

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Insights and Innovations

Eight Surprising Uses of the Growth Direct® System

31 January - 2024 / 5 min read

One of the longest-running success stories involving the Growth Direct® System is a tribute to thinking outside the box – in this case, a box of baby wipes. A little more than a ...

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Automating Your Passive Air Monitoring

24 November - 2023 / 7 min read

Recent Annex 1 updates have opened the door to rapid methods in passive air monitoring. But is the way blocked by that iconic ...

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Three Keys to Tomorrow's QC Micro Lab

24 November - 2023 / 7 min read

For many biopharma leaders, staying competitive means reevaluating their current QC microbiology lab environments – and ...

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Common Fungal Contaminants and Their Effects

14 November - 2023 / 5 min read

Bacterial contaminants are the most common concern of pharmaceutical manufacturers, but fungal contaminants also pose very ...

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