Video Presentation Now Posted!

Common Household Substances that Can Cause PCR Inhibition in House Dust has now been posted at my website: www.johncbanta.com/members ....

Your Research Contributions At Work!

One of the mold analysis techniques that has gained popularity is Mold Specific Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction (MSQPCR) or PCR...

Decorative Bark vs. Mulch

This last month I have been able to have a few additional samples of garden materials analyzed for Stachybotrys. So far none of the...

Inhibition of Stachybotrys DNA

In my November 14, 2017 post I commented that some of the homes I have inspected appear to have elevated levels of Stachybotrys...

Research Update 3

Here is an update showing that vacuuming does bring particles upward toward the surface of the mattress. This image was taken four weeks...

Research Update 2

In Research Update 1, I told you about the preliminary findings for the Phase 2 study on different types of mattress barrier cloths. This...

Research Update

A short while ago I emailed you asking for your contribution to help fund research into mold contaminated mattresses. We quickly raised...

The Research Has Started

Thanks to your support, the mattress research began yesterday! The contaminated mattress was placed inside a containment chamber and...

The Barrier Materials are on the Way

Today we placed orders for 7 different types of barrier cloths to test. 100% Organic Cotton 100% Cotton 60% Cotton/40% Polyester Blend...

Initial Study 100% Funded

Mattress Contamination Study Funded by Early Backer. The Mold Controlled Team is pleased to announce that our eight-week pilot study...