The methods are applicable to a broad range of single-use systems and applications, and can also be used for the engineering characterisation of reusable systems. This 2nd Edition of recommendations published 2016 is completely revised and the described methods are improved.
The publication ist supplemented by a calculation tool for volumetric mass transfer coefficient (kLa), oxygen transfer rate and oxygen uptake rate.
The authors of the publication and the calculation tool are members of the Working Group Upstream Processing of the DECHEMA expert group “Single-use technology in biopharmaceutical manufacturing”.
publishing date December 2020