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Basic Disinfection Practices for Tissue Culture Laboratories

Basic Disinfection Practices for Tissue Culture Laboratories introduces disinfection methods for laboratories working with infectious agents. Emphasis is placed on common sources of contamination, choosing the right type of disinfectant, best practices for tissue culture laboratories, and how to clean the laboratory and equipment.



  • Ability to identify the biosafety level to be used when handling human tissues.
  • Explanation of the contamination process in tissue culture hoods.
  • Determination of proper personal protective equipment to be used in different scenarios.
  • Understanding of which laboratory processes require a written standard operating procedure.
  • Knowledge of how to disinfect/clean laboratory floors, bench-tops, and equipment.

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Basic Disinfection Practices for Tissue Culture Laboratories Course Syllabus
Course Price:
$150 USD
BIO Member Price:
$120 USD
Course Length:
40 minutes
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Completion Period:
2 weeks
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Certificate Requirements

  • View the entire course
  • Pass the course exam with a 70 percent
  • Complete the course evaluation
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