• 14th Annual Mtg

    April 24 & 25, 2019

    Register now for the 14th Annual ISIA Meeting on April 24th and 25th, 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal.

    Click Learn More below for info and registration forms.  If you have the forms and need to make payment click on the PayPal button below.

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  •  Gamma Irradiation
    ISIA Lead Team Completes Articles

    ISIA leads a team of experts in completing a series of articles about the effects of Gamma Irradiation on Animal Serum.  These publications combine the latest information available on this subject.  Be sure to follow the link below to read these  important articles.

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  • Geographic Testing

    Members - Click here to see the latest docs for shipping samples to Oritain.

    Oritain and ISIA have teamed up to create an industry wide data-base for the geographic testing of bovine serum to help ensure product integrity in our industry.

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  • ISIA Traceability

    This program developed by ISIA now gives serum users confidence in the integity of the supply chain of that serum.  Only ISIA members are eligible to obtain this important certification trusted world-wide.

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International Serum Industry Association

Members of the International Serum industry Association are collectors, processors and users of animal serum and animal derived products. These products are used extensively in the growth of cells in culture for research and in the production of diagnostic kits, vaccines and biotherapeutic molecules.

The ISIA Mission


ISIA shall establish, promote and assure compliance with uncompromised standards of excellence and ethics in the business practices of the global animal serum and animal derived products supply industry.

Safety and Safe Use

Our primary focus will continue to be on safety and safe use of serum and animal derived products through proper origin traceability, and truth in labeling, and appropriate standardization and oversight.


We will work to educate stakeholders on the scientific foundation of the safe use of serum and animal derived products.

Why Get ISIA Traceability Certification?

Dr. Rosemary Versteegen explains in this video.

Learn More About ISIA

If you will be near  these venues and would like know more about ISIA, plan to attend the meeting.  

Viral Safety / BPIWest
Santa Clara  CA - March 11-14, 2019
May be of Interest 

Viral Safety 
Vienna Austria - April 2-4, 2019
Jenny Murray - Chair, ISIA Board of Directors

Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast Conference - Boston MA - April 10-11, 2019
Dr. Versteegen - ISIA CEO 

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