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Welcome to Food & Drug Analytical Services Ltd a leading independent provider of pharmaceutical QC testing in the UK.

Raw Material Testing

Sampling and testing of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API’s) and Excipients is key to ensuring the quality of manufactured product… more

Product Release Testing

Quality Control testing of each batch of finished product is part of the Batch Release process that gives the patient assurance of a medicinal product over its lifetime… more

Stability Services

Stability Testing evaluates the extent to which a formulated product retains its quality throughout its declared shelf life, … more

Development Services

Throughout the drug development process and lifecycle analytical test methods are required to support trial data, file submission and post approval batch release… more

Microbiology

Pharmaceutical Microbiology is crucial to the manufacture and production of drugs, biologicals & medical devices. The primary objective is to protect raw materials, the production environment and product from spoilage by microorganisms… more

Medical Devices

A Medical Device is any instrument, apparatus, appliance, software, material or other article intended to be used for a medical purpose and must be proven as safe and effective… more

FDAS – a Tentamus company

FDAS is an independent contract testing laboratory that has been providing QC analysis to the pharma sector since 2004.

“It is our mission to serve the needs of the pharmaceutical industry for analytical services using flexibility, focus and technical expertise in performing simple or complex analyses. We are driven by quality with total focus on customer satisfaction.”

We offer a comprehensive range of analytical services from our cGMP laboratory in Nottingham.

Because of the “different and difficult” nature of pharmaceutical products it is important to choose a contract laboratory who understand the industry and have the expertise to support your products throughout their lifecycle.

Our expertise and experience of the pharmaceutical sector makes FDAS your lab of choice.

Our testing capabilities are at your service, so why not try us as a new license addition, a backup laboratory, or even to compare what you have in-house. You may save time and money, without compromise and receive a professional, reliable service.

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Medinical product or medical device? - Webinar

 March 30, 2021, 3 pm cet     In which category does my product belong? This is often a non-trivial question.   In theory, medicinal products and medical devices can be very appropriately distinguished in terms of their modes of action and thus their medical purposes: while medicinal products exert their effect in a pharmacological, ... Continued

Endotoxin testing by using recombinant Factor C (rFC)

March 2021: As an alternative method for the Limulus Amebocyte Lysate (LAL) VelaLabs now offers endotoxin tests with recombinant Factor C-Test (rFC) – a fluorescence-based assay in a 96 well plate format. Pharmaceutical products and sales are growing and the demand of endotoxin testing increased. In the context of saving the horseshoe crap population VelaLabs has ... Continued
Tentamus España - New Website

Tentamus launches its Spanish Website

The Tentamus Group is happy to announce the launch of the Tentamus website in Spanish featuring all analytical services and industries covered by Tentamus Group: Food & Feed, Agriculture & Environment, Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices, Cosmetics as well as Agrosciences Services. The new website is aligned with the corporate identity of Tentamus Group and is ... Continued

Risk evaluation of nitrosamines in pharmaceuticals

As of October 2020, EMA and the national competent authorities are asking marketing authorisation holders for metformin-containing medicines to test their medicines before releasing them onto the market. The risk evaluation for chemical medicines should be completed at the latest by 31 March 2021 and 1 July 2021 for biological medicines. If a risk is ... Continued

Ethylene oxide residues still found in sesame seeds

Sesame seeds and sesame products have been recalled from the market many times in the recent past due to ethylene oxide residues. In a recent test, sesame seeds and foods containing sesame were tested and elevated levels of ethylene oxide were still detected in four of 44 products. Ethylene oxide is a pesticide used to ... Continued

Possible faults in vegan minced meat

Worldwide, more and more people live vegan, i.e. they avoid all animal products for various reasons. Therefore, the market for vegan meat alternatives such as vegan minced meat is booming, so that a bolognese or a chili can also be prepared vegan.   Mineral oil components do not taste vegan as well   In a ... Continued

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