Mesa Labs Acquires Process Challenge Device Business

Lakewood, Colorado, October 15, 2014 – Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLAB) (we, us, our, “Mesa” or the “Company”) today announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets and certain liabilities of the process challenge device business (the “PCD Business”) from PCD – Process Challenge Devices, LLC, a California company (“PCD-LLC”). The acquisition of the PCD Business is…

Spore Populations and COAs

  Mesa Labs supplies a Certificate of Analysis for our biological indicators detailing the specific attributes and resistance for that particular biological indicator configuration. The spore population on the Certificate of Analysis is reported as the heat shocked population per unit (biological indicator) with the exception of spore suspensions which are reported per 0.1mL. Each…

Mesa Experts Co-Author Pharmatech Article

Mesa expert’s co-author article on minimum incubation times for Biological Indicators Garrett Krushefski and Kurt McCauley of Mesa Biological Indicator division have co-authored an article featured on Pharmtech.com. This article focuses on proposed minimum incubation time for biological indicator grow out times. You can read the article in its entirety at the link below: http://bit.ly/1hni3rQ…

Extended Sterilization Cycles Impact on ProSpore Media

Extended sterilizations cycles are becoming more and more common as manufacturers are incorporating complex materials and designs into medical devices. It can be very difficult for the sterilant to penetrate a narrow path or throughout a very dense or heavy load with traditional sterilization cycle times so increased sterilization cycles are something manufacturers are dictating…