pyrogen


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py·ro·gen

 (pī′rə-jən)
n.
A substance that produces fever.

pyrogen

(ˈpaɪrəʊˌdʒɛn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any of a group of substances that cause a rise in temperature in an animal body

py•ro•gen

(ˈpaɪ rə dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn)

n.
a substance, as a bacterial toxin, that produces a rise in body temperature.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pyrogen - any substance characterized by its great flammability
substance - a particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties; "shigella is one of the most toxic substances known to man"
2.pyrogen - any substance that can cause a rise in body temperature
substance - a particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties; "shigella is one of the most toxic substances known to man"
Translations

py·ro·gen

n. pirógeno, sustancia que produce fiebre.
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The most widely known pyrogen is the endotoxin lipopolysaccharide (LPS), which is produced by gram-negative bacteria.
pdf; while also releasing a guideline on replacing rabbit pyrogen testing by an alternative test for plasma-derived medicinal products--http://www.
MIVT:OTCBB), Vancouver, has announced that its proprietary Hydroxyapatite (HAp) ultra-thin "passive" stent coating has successfully passed the Rabbit Pyrogen Test (Material Mediated) - ISO confirming that the coating is non- pyrogenic and does not induce fever.
no disposable needle 25g x 5/8 "o 25g x 1" tribiselada siliconized in packaging individually sterile pyrogen free.
Pyrogen testing is carried out at all levels of pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturing process to minimize the risk of product contamination.
Braided synthetic absorbable suture # 1 multifilament needle 36mm round, 90cm long strand in free sterile pyrogen individual packaging.
NEW YORK, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pyrogen testing is used to determine the presence of bacterial toxins in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device products, intended for medical or veterinary use.
The major players in the Pyrogen testing market are Associates of Cape Cod Inc, Charles River Laboratories International Inc, Lonza Group, Merck & Co.
NJIT, Taurus, Pyrogen and DPI have strengthened our ability to
According to a new market research report " Pyrogen Testing Market by Product (Instruments, Services, Kits & Reagents), by Test (In Vitro, LAL, Rabbit Test), by Application (Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Companies, Medical Devices, Other Applications) - Global Forecast to 2019 " , published by MarketsandMarkets, the global Pyrogen Testing Market was valued at $462.