Microbiology News: 2013 » December
Designed for specialised veterinary groups investigating unknown viral infections, AHVLA Scientific's pan-viral microarray service offers laboratory investigation of clinical samples to identify unknown viral pathogens.
Five service labs completed Pathogenetix’s RESOLUTION Customer Experience Program getting hands-on time with the instrument and in-depth review of the new bacterial identification system.
ATCC Virology Collection offers a number of Influenza virus type A and B strains from a variety of sources, including several that have been adapted for propagation in MDCK cells.
The new VWR microbiological culture media portfolio complements the ready to use media range for a wide variety of applications in many different industries including pharma, cosmetic, food, dairy, environment and water control.
GenIUL expands vPCR with PAUL system, an open platform for different sample containers such as microplates, culture bottles and filtration membranes.
The ICEPlex C. difficile Assay Kit is a quantitative multiplex PCR test for the detection of Clostridium difficile in human stool samples.
New validation makes Enterolert-DW the first and only method validated by AFNOR for the detection of enterococci bacteria in drinking water
From Statens Serum Institute Diagnostica, ImmuLex™ S. pneumoniae Omni is a rapid latex agglutination test detecting pneumococcus in 5 seconds from positive blood culture.
Technical Service Consultants (TSC) launch new website -with improved navigation, functionality and design, customers will find product pages have a cleaner look and technical information is easily downloaded.
To aid in the detection and analysis of respiratory viruses, ATCC offers a comprehensive array of products for use in respiratory disease research.
With results in less than 5 hours, study finds assay is effective for rapid diagnosis of acute or recent Dengue virus infection
Neogen's new NeoFilm™ microbial tests require only the inoculation of a fabric sample pad and an incubation period. Following incubation, the sample pad is evaluated for bacterial colony growth. NeoFilm tests are available for coliforms, E. coli, yeast and mold, Staphylococcus aureus, and aerobic bacteria.
Programme is intended mainly for graduates and those already working in veterinary diagnostic/research labs. Staff from other laboratories who want to enhance their understanding of the role of microorganisms in animal health and disease will also benefit.
Giving improved growth rates of Listeria, LEE (Listeria Express Enrichment) Broth enhances the expression of target antigens for downstream testing by commercially available immunological methods.
Expected to be available in North America Q1 2014 - IDEXX Labs SNAP Pro is an advanced point-of-care instrument that automatically activates SNAP® tests, captures and saves images of the results and records invoice charges in the patient record.
Available in North America Q1 2014 - IDEXX Labs SNAP Pro is an advanced point-of-care instrument that automatically activates SNAP® tests, captures and saves images of results & records invoice charges in patient record.
The MALDI Biotyper CA System includes the bench-top microflex™ MALDI-TOF (matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time-of-flight) mass spectrometer, software, IVD labeled reagents, a 48-spot MALDI target and a library of microorganism reference spectra.