Technical Articles & References

On-demand Poster: Considerations in Calibrating and Assessing Online Water Bioburden Analyzers
Allison Scott, Azbil North America Research and Development, Inc. – November 2017

On-Demand Webcast:  Keeping Your Water System Healthy 24 x 7
Lisa Graham, Alkemy Innovations; Allison Scott, Azbil North America Research and Development, Inc. – November 2017

Instantaneous Microbial Detection: 21st Century Process Control Tool for Pharmaceutical Water Systems
Allison Scott, PH.D., BioVigilant
American Pharma Review September/October 2015

Instantaneous Microbial Detection for Water
Allison Scott, Ph.D., BioVigilant
Controlled Environments October 2014

Practical Application of Rapid Microbiological Methods to USP<1116> Contamination Recovery Rate Approach
Peter Noverini, Azbil BioVigilant
Controlled Environments March 2014

On-Demand Webcast: Applying Rapid Microbiological Methods for Risk Assessment of Pharmaceutical Processes
Dr. Tim Sandle, UK Bio Product Laboratory and Dr. Jackie Horridge, Azbil BioVigilant – October 2013

On-Demand Webcast: Leveraging Cutting-edge Rapid Microbiological Methods to Gain an Understanding of Your Environment and a Competitive Advantage
Jeffrey Weber, Pfizer; James Drinkwater, PHSS; Allison Scott, Azbil BioVigilant – March 2013

Interview with Azbil BioVigilant’s CEO: RMM Outlook
Elizabeth Thomas, Editor
American Pharma Review March 2013

On-Demand Webcast: Practical Ways to Use Rapid Microbiological Methods: Here and Now
Jackie Horridge, Azbil BioVigilant and Joanny Salvas, Pfizer – September 2012

Interview with Azbil BioVigilant’s CEO:  Avoiding Devastating Drug Shortages
Helen Difford, Editor
European Pharmaceutical Review April 2012

A Strategy for Implementing Rapid Microbial Methods
Gilberto DalMaso, A&L Co.

Applying USP<1223> Guidelines as Part of a Comprehensive RMM Validation 
Scott Morris, BioVigilant PDA 6th Annual Global Microbiology Conference October 2011

Development and Qualification of a Test Chamber and Laboratory for RMM Validation
Shinsuke Yamasaki, Azbil Corporation
PDA 6thAnnual Global Microbiology Conference October 2011

Rapid Methods Supplement
A Regulators View of Rapid Microbiological Methods
Bryan S. Riley, US FDA CDER
European Pharmaceutical Review
Issue 5 2011

Detection of Microorganisms Using Optical Spectroscopic-Based Rapid Method Technologies
Michael J Miller
European Pharmaceutical Review
Issue 4 2011
(Available to subscribers)

A study of bacterial culturability during bioaerosol challenge test using a test chamber
Journal of Aerosol Science, Volume 42, Issue 6, June 2011, Pages 397-407
Norio Hasegawa, Shinsuke Yamasaki, Yasuko Horiguchi
Yamatake Corporation
(Available to subscribers)

Real Time Microbiological Air Monitoring
Kerstin Andersson
RenhetsTeknik 2:2011

Qbd, PAT and the Future of Microbiology:  Environmental Monitoring with RMM
Michael J Miller
Contract Pharma
May 2011

Implementation of Rapid Microbiological Methods
Michael J Miller
European Pharmaceutical Review
Issues 5 and 6 2010
(Available to subscribers)

Rapid Microbiological Methods and Demonstrating a Return on Investment: It’s Easier Than You Think!
American Pharmaceutical Review
July/August 2009

Real-time environmental monitoring: PAT solutions using rapid microbiological methods
European Pharma Review
Issue 4 2009

Real Time Environmental Monitoring – Members can access through this link
Michael MIller, Horatio Lindsay, Rene Valverde-Ventura, Michael O’Conner (Part 1)
Michael Miller, Michael Walsh, Jerry Shrake, Randall Dukes, and Daniel Hill (Part 2)
PDA Journal

May/June 2009

Quality Risk Management and the Economics of Implementing Rapid Microbial Methods
European Pharmaeutical Review
Issue 2 2009

It’s Time to Get Rapid!
Michael J. Miller, PhD, Microbiology Consultants, LLC
PDA Letter
April 2009

Evaluation of an Instantaneous Microbial Detection System in Controlled & Clean Room Environments
BioPharm International
September 2007

La Rilevazione Microbica Instantanea
Italian Association of Contamination Control
March 2006

Rapid Microbiological Methods for a New Generation
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Magazine
February 2006

Instantaneous Microbial Detection
Controlled Environments Magazine

December 2005

Fluorescent Sensor Detects Microbes in Real Time
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Magazine
July 2005