Sterile Filtration

Lesson Code: PST-1293. Describes Sterile Filtration and the products that can be sterilized by this process. Also covers the equipment and procedures used and the critical sterilization parameters.

  • Category: Sterilization


After taking this e-Lesson you will be able to:

- Define what is meant by sterile filtration

- List the uses of sterile filtration

- Describe the design and assembly of a filtration unit

- Identify the stages of the filtration process

- List the critical parameters of sterile filtration

- Describe the different types of filter integrity tests

Keywords covered in this Lesson: Aseptic, Bubble Point Test, Diffusive Air Flow Test, Filter, Filtration, Flow Rate, Membrane Filters, Microorganisms, Pressure, Pressure Hold Test, Sterile