A brief Summary about biology Labs
The Microbiology lab of New standard company depends on the Iraqi specifications for foodstuff tests that have approved by the central organisation for standardisation and quality control-Iraq (COSQC).
The workflow in the lab depends on the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which is a unique specification for labs that dependent by the International Standards Organization.
The staff of the lab are specialists in the different scientific area of microbiology and molecular biology. The required analysis is taken place by the trained microbiology’s lab staff who have a high qualification.
To develop and enhance lab capability, participation in several international and local conferences and workshops has been done. Therefore, the laboratory has obtained an excellent reputation locally and internationally, and the lab awarded several international accreditation certificates.
The Microbiology confirms the full implementation of the quality standards. Consequently, lab can provide accurate reliable results within a specified time.
The certificates awarded to microbiology laboratory:
International Organization for Standardization (ISO) ISO/IEC 17025:2017 for laboratory tests of foodstuff. Depending on the above document, the accreditation certificate has been obtained from the Iraqi organisation for accreditation (IQAS) since 2018 and renewed before expiration date. The last renew of IQAS validity is from 18/02/2021 to 17/02/2023.
Accreditation certificate from DAkks (the national accreditation body for the Federal Republic of Germany) has been obtained for bacterial genome detection. The EQAS programs from Instand test (external quality control /|Germany ) has been successfully passed in bacterial genome field for salmonella test, and the certificate No. 59465 has been obtained in 9-11-2018.
The microbiology lab has obtained International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certificate “ISO 19011:2011 Internal Auditor”. The internal auditor certificate has been obtained after a successful pass of training course test organised by the Intertek company in Turkey.
Participation in a training course about the general requirements of tests and calibration ISO/IEC 17025:2017. The training course held in Istanbul by Intertek company.
Participation in the training course for development Molecular techniques for detection of the pathogen. The training held in QIAGEN International company-Germany, which is a leading company in this field.