Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is lyophilization?
Freeze drying, or lyophilization, is a method of removing water from various materials. Lyophilization of enzymes, antibodies, and sensitive biological materials is the method of choice for extending the shelf life of these products and preserving their biological activity.
What are the advantages of lyophilization?
There are many advantages to the lyophilization process for many different types of industries. By freeze-drying, we are removing internal liquid without exposing the sample to damaging heat. Contact Us for more information on your specific lyophilization needs.
Some of the key advantages of lyophilization include:
- Improved product stability
- Easier storage and shipping
- Increased shelf life
- Maintains sample quality
- Reduced contamination risk
- Short reconstitution times
Is Quality BioResources ISO certified?
As an industry leader with more than 20 years of lyophilization expertise, our facilities are ISO 13485 and ISO 9001 certified and cGMP compliant.
Do you work with the veterinary industry?
Yes, Quality BioResources does a considerable amount of work with the veterinary industry and has been a trusted source for a wide variety of companies within this market segment.
Do you do small-scale pilot or research lyophilization?
Yes, we offer scalable solutions for virtually any need. Contact us today for a custom quote for your project.
Do you work with foreign companies?
Yes, Quality BioResources has many international clients. Our state-of-the-art processes and affordable pricing have appeal worldwide.
Do you offer long-term storage?
Quality BioResources has extensive storage facilities including 2-8C, -20C, and -70C temperature controlled areas to ensure long-term stability.
How much does it cost to have my product lyophilized?
The cost of lyophilization depends on a variety of factors, including:
- Process development for the product
- The material that needs to be lyophilized
- Quantity of material
- Duration of the lyophilization cycle
Quality BioResources is committed to meeting your needs and will ensure the highest quality at competitive prices. Contact Us today for a quote.
How can you ensure my company’s products and information remains proprietary?
Quality BioResources takes confidentiality of our clients information very seriously. We sign confidentiality agreements with our clients to ensure your information stays proprietary.
If you have any questions or want to learn more, contact us today to talk to a Quality BioResources representative at 1-888-674-7224 or click here.