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By April Wanstrom, IDs Department Scientist, BS, RM/SM (NRCM) CQA (ASQ)
Medical device manufacturers generally perform bioburden testing on samples and environmental monitoring on manufacturing facilities. The result of both tests is a count of the number of microorganisms present. It is important to identify the microorganisms represented by the count. Microbial identification testing tells you what types of microorganisms are present.