Interference with the LAL test, causes and solutions
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Poster
- By: BOSNIC, Tamara (Institute for Quality Control of Medicines, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
- Co-author(s): Jerg-Simanovic, Diana (Institute for Quality Control of Medicines, SARAJEVO, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Ibrulj, Azijada (Institute for Quality Control of Medicines, SARAJEVO, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
The Limulus Amebocyte Lysate (LAL) test is a qualitative test for Gram-negative bacterial endotoxin. Gram-negative bacterial endotoxin catalyzes the activation on proenzyme in the Limulus Amebocite Lysate (1). LAL test methods (2) are: the gel-clot method, the kinetic turbidimetric method and the chromogenic methods (kinetic and endpoint). The.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.