3-Day LAL Workshops

Charles River Microbial Solutions will offer throughout the year, three-day workshops designed to provide an overview of LAL test technology with in-depth analysis of the types of test methodologies available. Our workshops will be held at locations in Ireland, France, and the US.

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LAL reagents being used in a laboratory

The workshops will focus on problems sometimes encountered in endotoxin testing, including resolving interference issues. These training events will encompass everything micro QC professionals need to know to keep their manufacturing operations running smoothly and efficiently. Participants will learn from experts through interactive sessions and hands-on laboratory exercises offered by our professional, experienced technical teams. We've conveniently organized this event over three days, including theory and hands-on experience.

We will offer these workshops throughout the year based on interest.

Why Attend?

  • Learn advanced aspects of the LAL test
  • Stay up-to-date with regulatory news
  • Discover RMM applications for BET

Who Should Attend?

  • QC/QA, microbiologists, production
  • Lab technicians
  • Pharmacists managing dialysis centers

Tentative Agenda

History and Evolution of LAL Testing

A discussion on the history of LAL testing from Horseshoe Crab to LAL


Assay Interferences

A look at the different examples of interference found in LAL samples, materials and techniques, along with how to address them


The LAL Test

• Calculations and validation
• A look at how and when to perform various calculations, as well as a walkthrough on product validation
• RSE/CSE potency calculations
• An overview of how these calculations are performed by suppliers
• Product characterization


Regulatory Hot Topics

• A review of the recent regulatory guidance document for pyrogen and endotoxin testing; questions and answers
• Pharmacopeia


Laboratory Investigations

An explanation on how to conduct meaningful LAL laboratory investigations


Rapid Microbiology


Question & Answer

Tentative Agenda

Overview of LAL Testing Methods

Case Studies – Problem Data

Product Validation/Calculations

Troubleshooting and Tips – LAL Interference

Regulatory Status (changes and updates)

Kerry Cook, Marketing Specialist

Email: [email protected]


Susan Webb, Sr. Event Specialist

Email: [email protected]

Dublin, IR

Charles River
Microbial Solutions Intl.
649 Greenogue Business Park
Jordanstown Ave.
Rathcoole, Co.
Dublin, D24 NF21


Fee: 760£

Ecully, FR

Charles River
Endotoxin Microbial Detection Europe
9 Allée Moulin Berger
69130 Ecully


Fee: 760£

Charleston, US

Charles River
Microbial Solutions
1023 Wappoo Road
Charleston, SC 29407


Fee: $850

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