service microbial identification ACM Pharma


MIC / MBC on active ingredients of natural origin, preservatives or antibiotics.

Tailor-made support

ACM Pharma / Fonderephar adapts to each need

Determination of Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) and Bactericidal Concentration (MBC) of actives against different reference or industrially relevant strains, for example:

  • Cutibacterium acnes
  • Malassezia furfur
  • Corynebacterium sp
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Malassezia pachydermatis
  • Escherichia coli
  • Staphylococcus epidermidis

Our approach:

  • Methods adapted to products and strains (micro-method or macro-method, in liquid or solid medium)
  • The ranges of tested concentrations are defined in consultation with the sponsor.
  • Analyses performed in liquid or solid medium according to the recommendations of EUCAST (European Committee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing) and CLSI (Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute).
  • Where applicable (data available in guidelines), a positive quality control is performed for each test microorganism.
Business process

Our approach


People above all

A team of engineers and pharmacists specializing in microbiology.


Materials and methods

The possibility of testing your environmental strains or of industrial interest stored in the laboratory.


Web support

A customer portal for monitoring tests and analyzing trends.

approche ACM Pharma

Listening to you, we identify your needs and implement our expertise for a tailored, efficient and tailored service.

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