Manufacture of SCDA Average population (n=3), CFU/carrier
D 1.67×106
B 1.77×106
M 1.53×106
ND 1.56×106
E 1.79×106
N 1.61×106
Labeled population was 1×106 CFU/carrier
Table 4: Initial population of BI used for moist heating (G. stearothermophilus ATCC 7953).