Rocky Mountain Biologicals Joins International Serum Industry Association

Rocky Mountain Biologicals (RMBIO) announces they have joined the International Serum Association (ISIA). This positions RMBIO to pursue ISIA traceability certification for all of the products they manufacture, including fetal bovine serum, newborn calf serum and bovine serum albumin (BSA).

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Fetal Bovine Serum from Rocky Mountain Biologicals

I believe customers using fetal bovine serum, newborn calf serum, porcine serum and bovine serum albumin (BSA) appreciate the assurance that ISIA traceability certification provides."- Suresh Daniel, CEO, RMBIO

Missoula, Montana (PRWEB) June 25, 2013

With a view toward earning the prestigious serum traceability certification from the International Serum Industry Association (ISIA), Rocky Mountain Biologicals (RMBIO) (http://www.rmbio.com) joined the ISIA this month. Since its inception in 2004, Rocky Mountain Biologicals has worked towards the same standards of excellence in serum as the ISIA, and their traceability certified members.

Suresh Daniel, CEO of Rocky Mountain Biologicals stated that, “RMBIO recognizes the value that ISIA traceability certificate provides to customers. Our mission has always been to provide our customers the safest source, and highest quality protein and serum products. I believe customers using fetal bovine serum, newborn calf serum, porcine serum and bovine serum albumin (BSA) appreciate the assurance that ISIA traceability certification provides.”

ISIA traceability certification is awarded to members that have voluntarily undergone a rigorous independent audit of their controls and procedures. According to the ISIA, these audits are designed to determine whether the company “maintains records of traceability of all stages in the supply chain for serum batches. This includes auditable history of quality and quantity of materials from the point of collection and documentation supporting all stages of processing and transportation or commercial transactions.”

Daniel continued, “We look forward to undergoing the ISIA’s serum traceability audit and appreciate the benefit this certification provides to our industry. We find great value in our ISIA membership and appreciate the opportunities to collaborate with serum suppliers and other manufacturers in our industry that the Association provides. As our fetal bovine serum and newborn calf serum business continues to grow, our membership will become even more valuable.”

About Rocky Mountain Biologicals: Rocky Mountain Biologicals (http://www.rmbio.com )is a global manufacturer of high quality, specialized blood products, including fetal bovine serum, newborn calf serum, porcine serum, bovine serum albumin (BSA) and other sera products. RMBIO's products are manufactured and tested according to GMP requirements. These products are sourced from domestic (U.S.) and Australian/New Zealand raw material for use as cell culture growth factors and diagnostic test materials. These products are used by many of the world’s largest pharmaceutical, biotechnology, diagnostic, animal health and research institutions.

About the International Serum Industry Association: Members of the International Serum Industry Association are collectors, processors and users of animal serum and animal derived products. These products are used extensively in the growth of cells in culture for research and in the production of diagnostic kits, vaccines and biotherapeutic molecules. The mission of the ISIA is to establish, promote and assure compliance with uncompromised standards of excellence and ethics in the business practices of the global animal serum and animal derived products supply industry. Their primary focus in on safety and safe use of serum and animal derived products through proper origin, traceability, truth in labeling and appropriate standardization and oversight.

Contact for Rocky Mountain Biologicals:
Suresh Daniel – CEO
(406) 541- 7624
sdaniel(at)rmbio(dot)com


Contact

  • Paul Nisbet
    Rocky Mountain Biologicals
    406.541-7624
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