Quality Assurance Unit

The Quality Assurance Unit monitors and oversees all good manufacturing practice and quality-control activities in the Gene and Virus Therapy Shared Resource.


The unit includes a quality assurance officer who is independent of the operations of the Viral Vector Production Laboratory and the Viral Toxicology Pharmacology Laboratory. This quality assurance officer:

  • Determines if a clinical product manufactured by the shared resource meets the release specifications for clinical use
  • Audits preclinical toxicology and pharmacology studies