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Preventing Damage and Maintaining a Sterile Barrier: Why Medical Device Distribution Testing is Necessary

Medical devices must be reliably shipped across the country and around the world to arrive intact at their destinations for a positive impact on human health. Yet improper packaging preparation can mean the sometimes life-saving medical devices arrive in less-than-optimal condition. Medical device manufacturers must take all mandated and recommended packaging steps to ensure such a dismal outcome does not come to pass. That includes medical package testing.

6 Ways to Identify the Best Ethylene Oxide (EtO) Sterilization Partner

Ethylene Oxide (EtO) sterilization has had a turbulent year. Despite being the ideal sterilization method for a majority of medical devices, it harbors potential environmental and technician health concerns, which have increasingly come to light. New efforts and mandates require specific handling and use of this method to protect against its potential impacts, and a few provider shutdowns have even occurred, causing delays and a mad scramble by manufacturers to identify a new sterilization partner.
Michael Dizon Promoted to Human Resources Director at Life Science Outsourcing, Inc.
Company News

Michael Dizon Promoted to Human Resources Director at Life Science Outsourcing, Inc.

Michael Dizon has been promoted to the position of Human Resources Director. He joined LSO in 2018 and has earned this promotion through his continued hard work, dedication, and successes as LSO’s HR Manager.
Company News

25 Years and Counting: Life Science Outsourcing Builds Lasting Legacy to Benefit Medical Device Partners

In the last 25 years, Life Science Outsourcing, Inc. has become a leading medical device contract manufacturer for start-ups, global organizations, and everything in between. How did it start, and what’s in store for the future?
Company News

LSO Featured on cover of MPO Magazine

Packaging, Sterilization Considerations Go Part and Parcel with Product Development – LSO featured on cover and main article of MPO Magazine

How Will the EU MDR Change Medical Package Testing for US Manufacturers?

The European Union Medical Device Directive (EU MDR) will impact medical devices and medical package testing for products in the European market.
Sterilization & Validation

Medical Device Ethylene Oxide Sterilization: Environmental and Technician Safety

Ethylene oxide sterilization (EtO) has been a reliable medical device sterilization practice for many years. How does it impact the environment and technicians?
Medical Package Testing: Anatomy of a Protocol
Medical Package Testing

Medical Package Testing: Anatomy of a Protocol

When does medical package testing require a protocol? What exactly is involved? Read the answers here, along with why a proper written and approved protocol should always be considered.