May 15–16, 2019 Boston Convention & Exhibition Center Boston, MA

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  • The Basics of Biocompatibility Testing

    Location:  Tech Theater (Booth 157)
    Format: 45-Minute Presentation
    Conference Track: Tech Theater (Free)
    Session Type: Tech Theater (Free)
    Pass type: Conference (Paid), Expo (Free) - Get your pass now!
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    Biocompatibility simply refers to the properties of materials being biologically compatible by not eliciting local or systemic responses from a living system or tissue.

    This presentation will discuss the basics of biocompatibility testing. Laurence Lister is author of "Biocompatibility Testing: Tips for Avoiding Pitfalls, Part 1." He is the director of biocompatibility services at Toxikon Corporation. He has more than 17 years of industry expertise and has been involved in every aspect of biocompatibility and toxicology testing, from study design, to execution, to report writing.