Minerva Scientific is accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) to ISO 17025 and is fully GMP compliant following inspection from the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
UKAS ISO 17025
UKAS is the sole accreditation body recognized by the UK government to assess organisations that provide certification, testing and inspection and calibration services. For contract testing laboratories this assessment is made against the international standard ISO 17025. Minerva Scientific obtained ISO 17025 Accreditation from UKAS in 2001 and has ‘flexible scope’ accreditation allowing us to bring fully accredited new test to market quickly and efficiently.
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) is that part of quality assurance which ensures that medicinal products are consistently produced and controlled to the quality standards appropriate to their intended use and as required by the marketing authorisation and/or product specification. Minerva Scientific has been inspected by the MHRA who confirm that we operate to the principles and guidelines of GMP as laid down in Commission Directive 2003/94/EC and 91/412/EC. Please refer to our MHRA letter of authorisation for further information.