Microbiology News: 2013 » July
The µPREP format is designed for maximum convenience and ease of use, to save laboratory time and resources in media preparation for high throughput testing while minimising storage requirements.
Delivering PCR-based results from a raw sample in about 60 minutes, series of deeply multiplexed assays are in development including panel tests for respiratory viruses, MDR-TB and other respiratory infections.
Life Tec now have worldwide distribution of RT-qPCR assays for the detection of Norovirus GI and Norovirus GII, Hepatitis A, and the Mengovirus Extraction Control Kit by CEERAM.
The Crocodile is an open system workstation for running ELISAs video shows instrument: dispense, wash, incubate, shake and read - all in one instrument in a footprint similar to stand-alone-reader.
Providing next generation diagnostic and epidemiologic solutions - Whole Genome Mapping genetic analysis of HAIs, as well as sequence analysis of C. difficile on a worldwide basis.
New extraction capsule technology cuts down extraction to 1 minute, improves the workflow in the lab and reduces individual errors.
Five species of lactic acid bacteria: of interest with respect to their role as probiotics, and in food production have been added to the National Collection of Industrial, Food and Marine Bacteria.
ATCC® Antimicrobial Effectiveness Testing Panel will help you accurately determine the antimicrobial minimum inhibitory concentration required whether you are QC testing industrial, pharmaceutical, or consumer products
Combining sensitivity and ease of use, Veriflow test kits are the first molecular flow-based assays available for use by food producers, processors, distributors, and retailers.
VIBRIO CHROMOGENIC AGAR for isolation and differentiation of Vibrio species and m-EI CHROMOGENIC AGAR BASE for Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis.
Accugenix® proprietary ITS2 fungal identification database continues to expand and reports 93.5% of samples to a species-level ID.
Researchers from the VAR-CODA-CERVA, Brussels, Belgium, used viability PCR for evaluating the infectious potential of Coxiella burnetii, an obligate intracellular pathogen.
DOSE IT simplifies the dispensing of cell culture media, buffers and other solutions for volumes ranging from 0.1mL to 999mL.
The global food safety testing market is projected to grow from $9,262 million in 2012 to $14,030 million at a CAGR ( Compound Annual Growth Rate ) of 7.2% by 2018. The leading country in the North American food safety testing market in 2012 was
Unique 2D code non-detachable laser etched onto the bottom of each tube provides an easy and unambiguous means of storing and identifying samples.
On-Line tool provides comprehensive database of global mycotoxin regulations.
A simple and easy presentation on the proper sequence of events a user should take when operating a Biological Safety Cabinet from start up to shutdown.
PathoGenetix's RESOLUTION Microbial Genotyping System identifies pathogens directly from enriched food samples in five hours and provides strain level resolution comparable to PFGE.
By combining a unique microstructure with cutting-edge fibers, Puritan´s PurFlock® Ultra and HydraFlock® swabs provide superior sample collection, rapid elution, and increased test sensitivity.
The portable Hunter Accelerated Real-Time PCR® system can email results directly to key personnel on test completion.
Fourth assay for the 3M Molecular Detection System, list also includes E.coli O157 inc. H7, Salmonella, Listeria.
SwabSURE ListeriaP is an easy to use colour-change testing system for presumptive detection of pathogenic Listeria from food contact and environmental surfaces.
The 'Safe' Series offers a safer and more user-friendly alternative to traditional methods, eliminates the need for Ethidium Bromide and the need for ultra violet light.
Wide choice of membranes and diameters, KX Syringe Filters filter all sample types from small volume biological fluids to large volume environmental samples.
In a single instrument the TSI BioTrak Real-time viable particle detector counts airborne particles compliant to ISO 21501-4 and has a 28.3lpm sample flow rate.
DiaSorin has launched the unique, highly sensitive Iam Parvo assay, a rapid quantitative molecular assay for use on the Liaison® Iam instrument.
The Priorclave RSC range of autoclaves with their taller, large rectangular steam sterilising chambers has become a popular choice for laboratories undertaking high-volume throughput or are frequently tasked with handling taller and bulkier items.
Leading producer of ready-to-use quality control microorganisms, Microbiologics Inc., has added Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC® 9027* to their popular EZ-CFU product line.
BD Diagnostics have announced the availability of the CE-marked BD MAX™ StaphSR assay with eXTended Detection Technology in Europe for use on the fully-automated BD MAX™ System. The assay with eXTended detection accurately
The dual certification perfectly reflects our main goals of anticipating customers´ needs, satisfying customer requirements and continuous improvement says Benoît LEBEAU, CEO at CEERAM.
Microbial strains that display resistance to fluconazole and varying levels of sensitivity to posaconazole, voriconazole, and itraconazole.
Improve lab efficiency with Compact Dry, suitable for raw materials, hygiene monitoring and finished product testing.
Using dual wavelength infrared CO2 control, incubator temperature and CO2 concentrations are constantly monitored and closely controlled.
The Growth DirectTM is the only system on the market where all the applications can be run both concurrently and automatically on a single instrument.
ATCC now offers a Synthetic West Nile Virus RNA Standard, containing single-stranded RNA for use as a genetic surrogate for West Nile Virus.