Pharmaceutical and Personal Care

NCIMB has extensive experience of working with the pharmaceutical and personal care sectors. We provide our customers with:

  • cGMP compliant microbial identification
  • Reference strains & QC organisms
  • Custom environmental montioring controls
  • Off-site storage of biological material
Pharmaceutical and Personal Care

Package of services tailored to pharmaceutical microbiolgists

NCIMB is a well established provider of microbial identification services and we identify thousands of environmental isolates for our pharmaceutical microbiology customers every year. NCIMB has also partnered with Microbiologics to offer a pharmaceutical microbiology package that includes qualitative and quantitative quality control organisms and custom environmental controls as well as our own microbial identification services and reference strains.

High quality standards

NCIMB works to high standards to support our customers in their quality control procedures. Our customers inlcude blue chip companies in the UK and overseas, and we are regularly audited by them, ensuring that we meet their high quality standards. NCIMB's microbial identification services follow auditable procedures using validated equipment and are undertaken to cGMP standards. We operate a well-established quality management system certified to ISO9001:2015.

Customer-focused experts

At NCIMB we take pride in the levels of service we deliver, and the relationships we build with our customers. Our highly qualified and experienced scientists are avaialble to advise customers on the most appropriate and cost-effective approach to their microbial identification requirements. They are on hand to help you interpret results and understand the methodologies used.

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Microbial Identification Services

Microbial Identification

At NCIMB we have extensive experience of providing fast, accurate identification of bacteria and fungi to Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) standards.

Microbial Identification Services >

Culture Collection

The National Collection of Industrial, Food and Marine Bacteria is part of the UK's Biological Resource Network. It includes thousands of ACDP category 1 & 2 organisms.

Culture Collection >
Custom Controls

Quality Control Products

NCIMB partners with Microblologics to offer microbiology controls that provide accurate reliable results with convenient test-ready formats.

Quality Control Products >
Patent Deposit, Preservation and Storage

Preservation, Storage & Patent Deposit

NCIMB provides a patent deposit service under the Budapest Treaty, as well as preservation and storage services for biological material.

Preservation, Storage & Patent Deposit Services >