Veri-Clean®: Unmatched Protection for Critical Materials

The industry’s only validated cleaning & disinfection process

In the world of the life sciences, protecting valuable commodities from environmental contaminants is of the utmost importance. At Cryoport Systems, we understand the critical nature of risk mitigation and proactively safeguarding your sensitive materials. This is why we developed Veri-Clean®, the industry’s first and only validated cleaning and disinfection process. Our innovative and proprietary methodology ensures that every shipping system is inspected and decontaminated, virtually eliminating the risk of cross-contamination.

  • Validated Process:
    Veri-Clean® is the industry’s first and only cleaning and disinfection process that is fully validated by an independent, accredited laboratory.
  • Comprehensive Decontamination:
    Our process is effective against bacteria, fungi, and viruses that achieves a 99.9999% reduction in external contaminants.
  • Rigorous Verification:
    We manually confirm that each shipping system is free from protein and hemoglobin.
  • Universal Application:
    Implemented at all Cryoport Systems facilities, ensuring consistent support across our global network.

Experience Unmatched Protection with Veri-Clean®: Virtually Eliminating Cross-Contamination Risk for Your Critical Materials

The Cryoport Systems Difference

Unparalleled Cleanliness and Risk Mitigation for Every Shipment, Every Time

Cryoport Systems is committed to providing the highest level of risk mitigation in the industry. Our Veri-Clean® process is integral to this commitment, ensuring that every shipping system is thoroughly cleaned and requalified before each use.

With the support of a third-party accredited laboratory, our proprietary Veri-Clean® process is validated to reduce external contaminants by 99.9999%, achieving a 6-log drop of tested biological indicators. This disinfection procedure guarantees that no environmental flora — including bacteria, fungi, and viruses — are present, and manually confirms that each shipper is free from protein and hemoglobin. This unmatched level of cleanliness sets a new standard in the industry, providing peace of mind that your precious cargo is in the safest (and cleanest!) hands possible.

  • We are the only provider to disinfect and requalify every shipper, every time.
  • On average, returned shippers contain between 500 to 1,000 colony forming units (CFUs) of microbial contamination.
  • Through our validated Veri-Clean® methodology, these contaminants are reduced to virtually zero.
  • Our Veri-Clean® process ensures all equipment is free from the typical microbial flora accumulated during transport.

Setting a New Standard in Cleanliness and Risk Mitigation for the Life Sciences

Industry-Leading Protection for Valuable Commodities

Our dedication to risk mitigation and traceability ensures that your valuable materials are protected before, during, and after shipment.

Cryoport Systems is the only provider in the industry with a validated cleaning and disinfection process. We are the only provider to requalify and clean every shipper, every time. This ensures the utmost cleanliness and safety for the safekeeping of your valuable materials, setting a new standard in the industry that offers unmatched protection and peace of mind.

Ensuring Compliance with ISO 21973: Veri-Clean Meets & Exceeds Requirements

Compliance with ISO 21973 is crucial in the life sciences industry to ensure the consistent quality and safety of cell transportation for therapeutic use. This standard emphasizes meticulous documentation and control of all stages of the transportation process, including equipment performance, cleaning, and equipment-use history. Cryoport Systems’ Veri-Clean® process is designed to meet and exceed these stringent requirements, ensuring full compliance with ISO 21973 across all of our shipping systems & processes, regardless of what is being transported.

Veri-Clean® guarantees that every shipping system and stainless-steel accessory undergoes rigorous decontamination and documentation procedures. Our validated cleaning methodology includes comprehensive records of each cleaning and disinfection cycle, ensuring traceability and accountability. This meticulous approach not only virtually eliminates the risk of cross-contamination but also provides detailed documentation that supports compliance with ISO 21973.

  • Comprehensive Documentation: Veri-Clean® maintains detailed records of all cleaning and disinfection processes, ensuring a documented chain of custody for each shipment.
  • Thorough Decontamination: Our process ensures each shipper and accessory is free from contaminants, meeting the ISO 21973 requirement for preventing cross-contamination.
  • Consistent Quality Control: Regular cleaning and maintenance records are meticulously kept, demonstrating compliance with ISO 21973 standards.
  • Enhanced Traceability: Our system records each stage of cell transportation, including objective measurements, transportation logs, data logger records, and visual inspections.
  • Proven Reliability: Veri-Clean® is integrated into standard operating procedures, guaranteeing that our cleaning methods and frequencies align with ISO 21973’s stringent requirements.

Cryoport Systems is dedicated to supporting the highest standards in cell transportation, ensuring that every step of the process is documented, validated, and compliant with international standards like ISO 21973.

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Biopharmaceuticals: Ensuring Safety for Advanced Therapies & Biologics

In the rapidly advancing field of biopharmaceuticals, particularly within cell and gene therapy, maintaining an uncontaminated environment is crucial. These therapies involve manipulating living cells to treat or potentially cure serious diseases, making the integrity of the shipment environment vital. Contaminants can compromise the efficacy and safety of these therapies, posing significant risks to patients.

Cryoport Systems’ Veri-Clean® process ensures that every shipping system used to transport these delicate materials is thoroughly decontaminated. By virtually eliminating the risk of cross-contamination, we safeguard the therapeutic potential of cell and gene therapies, ensuring they arrive at their destination uncompromised and ready to deliver life-changing results.

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Animal Health: Protecting Material Integrity

In the animal health industry, the transportation of various biologics – including reproductive materials such as semen, eggs, and embryos – is a critical component of breeding programs and genetic research. Contamination during transport can lead to devastating losses, impacting genetic diversity and breeding success.

Cryoport Systems’ Veri-Clean® process plays an essential role in this industry by ensuring that all shippers and accessories are free from harmful contaminants. Our validated cleaning methodology guarantees that biomaterials are transported in the safest and cleanest conditions possible, maintaining their viability and integrity. This rigorous approach supports the health and productivity of livestock and pets, contributing to advancements in veterinary medicine and animal husbandry.

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Reproductive Medicine: Safeguarding Precious Reproductive Materials

In the field of reproductive medicine, the transportation of reproductive materials is a highly sensitive process, often filled with emotional and financial investments from intended parents and clinics alike. The presence of contaminants can jeopardize the viability of these materials, potentially disrupting the hopes and plans of families.

Cryoport Systems’ Veri-Clean® process is designed to provide unparalleled cleanliness and safety, ensuring that every shipment is free from bacteria, fungi, and viruses. By implementing this rigorous, validated cleaning procedure, we protect the integrity of reproductive materials during transit. This commitment to safety and cleanliness helps clinics and intended parents trust that their valuable reproductive materials will arrive in optimal condition, supporting successful outcomes in fertility treatments.

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