• 14th Annual Mtg

    April 24 & 25, 2019 

    We just concluded our annual meeting in Lisbon, Portugal.  We want to thank our members, presenters, guests, and sponsors for making this event such a success!  To see highlights of the meeting follow us on LinkedIn!

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  • PathoQuest
    FDA & EMA Seminar

    Please click below to access details and registration links for the PathoQuest Webinar & the Good Documentation  and Recordkeeping Seminar.

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  • Geographic Testing

    In conjunction with Oritain Global Ltd, ISIA has developed & implemented a method for establishing geographical origin of serum products.  We have recently published a paper with details of this program.  Click on our Publications page to read this paper.

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

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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.

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About ISIA

Want to know more about ISIA or attend important meetings where we will be presenting?  See the list below to see upcoming ISIA presentations world-wide.

11th Annual The Bioprocessing Summit

Bob Curry presenting
12-16 August, 2019 - Boston MA, USA

BioProcess International

Bob Curry presenting
9-12 September, 2019 - Boston MA, USA

Biopharma Development & Production Asia Pacific

Rosemary Versteegen presenting
5-7 November, 2019 - Singapore

Cell & Gene Therapy Innovation Leaders Summit 

Jenny Murray presenting
5 and 6 February, 2020 - Berlin Germany

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