ISO 9363-1:1994

Optics and optical instruments -- Contact lenses -- Determination of cytotoxicity of contact lens material -- Part 1: Agar overlay test and growth inhibition test

Specifies two in vitro methods for determining the cytotoxicity of contact lens materials: the agar overlay test and the growth inhibition test. Primary purpose of these tests is to reveal the presence of leachable cytotoxic substances in or on contact lenses.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1994-11
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 172/SC 7
    Ophthalmic optics and instruments
  • 11.040.70
    Ophthalmic equipment

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