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Microbiology News: 2015 » September

How It Works Guide: Safety Bunsen Burner

Safety Bunsen Burner for Microbiology Labs The ‘How-It-Works’ guide and ‘SimpleShow’ format video explains the operation and safety features of INTEGRA's FIREBOY Safety Bunsen Burner,
Posted: 2015-09-30

Bringing More to Microbiology: 2015/16 Microbiology Product Guide

Microbiology prepared media guide SGL issues new 2015/16 Microbiology Product guide, a comprehensive guide to its Prepared Culture Media range as well as other associated products for microbiology.
Posted: 2015-09-29

Priorclave Reveals the Inside Story at Medica – Stand 1EO2

Wide range of Autoclaves at Medica A clear side panel on Priorclave's QCS EH100 steam steriliser will allow MEDICA visitors to see the clean, structure lines of the build that has helped Priorclave gain a global presence for delivering durable and reliable autoclaves.
Posted: 2015-09-29

Simple, Safe, Sealed - Sampling Device for Tissue Genotyping and DNA Speciation

BeadCORE fish and meat sampler The BeadCORE sampling device makes taking a 40mg sample of food or tissue simple, standardized and reproducible.
Posted: 2015-09-28

Join COPAN on Social Media for #TrainingTuesday

Copan TrainingTuesday With flu season fast approaching, follow #TrainingTuesday on Twitter and Facebook for the latest training on proper specimen collection, starting with nasopharyngeal sampling.
Posted: 2015-09-22

Leatherhead Food International Acquired by Science Group

Science Group plc has taken over Leatherhead Food International who will from now on operate as Leatherhead Research Ltd.
Posted: 2015-09-22

Public Health England Labs at Porton Down to Close

Porton Down labs are re-locating to the old GSK site in Harlow, Essex as part of an £350 million investment in new state of the art facilities.
Posted: 2015-09-22

Explore Medical Wire’s Innovative Swab Range at IBMS - Booth 620

MWE Logo Medical Wire inventors of the world’s first commercially produced transport swab will be celebrating 40 years of Transwab at this year’s IBMS.
Posted: 2015-09-22

Society for General Microbiology Changes its Name

Society of General Microbiology is now renamed as the Microbiology Society.
Posted: 2015-09-22

INTEGRA Reagent Reservoirs Explained by SimpleShow Video

A new short and engaging SimpleShow’ format video* from INTEGRA introduces and explains the unique features and benefits of their Multichannel Pipette Reagent Reservoirs.
Posted: 2015-09-22

Campden BRI Training Available Internationally Via SGS

Campden and SGS are teaming up to provide food industry training courses internationally, delivered locally and in the appropriate language.
Posted: 2015-09-21

Single-Stage Salmonella Enrichment Extension AOAC-RI Validated

Faster enrichment times with smaller volumes of media - DuPont™ BAX® System for Salmonella is now AOAC-RI approved to use FoodChek™ Actero™ Salmonella enrichment media.
Posted: 2015-09-21

Colilert-18® for Rapid E.coli/Coliforms Complies With ISO 11133:2014

The product consists of a powder, which is added to a standard 100ml water sample and then incubated for 18 hours in the case of presence/absence determination, after incubation. coliforms are indicated by a yellow colour and fluorescence indicates the presence of E. coli.
Posted: 2015-09-21

Cherwell Appoints Harshad Joshi as new Quality Manager

Cherwell Laboratories are pleased to announce the appointment of Harshad Joshi as Quality Manager. Harshad holds over 20 years’ experience as an industrial Microbiologist.
Posted: 2015-09-21

Software Automatically Analyses AST Plates to Give SIR Category

By automating measuring and analysis of antibiotic inhibition zones, the new Synbiosis mASTer (measuring Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing easily and rapidly) software makes the process more objective and less error prone.
Posted: 2015-09-15

Public Health Lab Uses Legipid® for Legionella in Water

Using immuno magnetic particles the Legipid® Legionella water test is the only AOAC RI approved rapid test for Legionella in water.
Posted: 2015-09-15

RoboGene® Hepatitis Delta Virus Kit Gains CE-IVD Certification

CE marked for routine diagnostics for HBV DNA and HDV RNA - RoboGene® HBV DNA Quantification Kit 2.0 and the RoboGene® HDV RNA Quantification Kit 2.0.
Posted: 2015-09-15

Table Top Cooling Incubator has 170 Litres Interior Volume

BINDER have introduced the world's only thermoelectric cooling incubator with 170 liters of interior volume, giving an even temperature distribution even when fully loaded.
Posted: 2015-09-15

Advances in Automated Colony Counting

INTERSCIENCE Scan® range of colony counters are now available in the UK from automated imaging experts eikonix Ltd.
Posted: 2015-09-15

The Growth Direct™ MultiTest System is Now Available

Automated rapid microbial testing The technology automates incubation, detection and result reporting steps for bioburden, environmental monitoring and sterility testing - within a single instrument.
Posted: 2015-09-15

Labs Only Pay for Targets Ordered on Respiratory Pathogen Panel

RP Flex is a single panel that addresses the full spectrum of respiratory testing needs in a cost-effective manner. One platform, one comprehensive panel with the flexibility to use and pay for only what you need.
Posted: 2015-09-14

FoodMicro 2016 Launches Industry Prospectus

Exhibit at FoodMicro 2016 FoodMicro 2016, Dublin will attract microbiology experts from academia, the food industry and regulatory agencies, discover exhibition and sponsorship opportunities.
Posted: 2015-09-14

Flat Top Motorised Stage for Upright Microscopes

The H101F flat top motorised stage from Prior Scientific is suitable for a wide range of upright microscopes and offers an unmatched combination of precision, reliability and convenience.
Posted: 2015-09-14

EntericBio Realtime Implemented in Leading New Zealand Lab

Enteric Bio Delivering fast, same day results on faecal specimens, the EntericBio is simple to use needing no DNA extraction, no reagent preparation and no manual pipetting.
Posted: 2015-09-14

Space Saving Labware for Sample Storage Facilities

Micronic range of low profile screw caps for their 96-well format screw cap storage tubes (0.50ml, 0.75ml, 1.10ml, 1.40ml and 2.00ml) result in space savings of up to 33%
Posted: 2015-09-14

Limulus PS Overcomes Product Inhibition in Endotoxin Testing

Prevent Inhibition in endotoxin assay The Wako Limulus PS Single Test Kit removes endotoxin inhibitors so that even fat-soluble vitamins, oils and vaccines can be tested if they can be dissolved in ethanol.
Posted: 2015-09-11

Puritan Granted Chinese Patent for HydraFlock® Flocked Swabs

HydraFlock - flocked swabs Puritan's proprietary flocking process creates a specialized microstructure whose three dimensions have been shown to demonstrate superior absorption and elution.
Posted: 2015-09-08

Discover the Latest Swabs for Clinical Virology at ESCV

MWE is pleased to be exhibiting at the 18th Annual Meeting of the ESCV in Edinburgh, and will be featuring some key products which are used by virologists around the world.
Posted: 2015-09-08

How FSMA Effects Food and Drink Exporters to USA

The USA is one of the most important export destinations for UK food businesses. This isn't just a case of dispatching a product there instead of here: there are many differences to bear in mind, not least of which is very different labelling rules
Posted: 2015-09-08

First Hepatitis D Virus Test with CE-IVD Certification

Offering a unique testing package for hepatitis-B positive patients who are also infected with hepatitis delta
Posted: 2015-09-07

Multipurpose Specimen Collection Validations Show Value of Using ESwab™

Copan ESwab™ Validation As the demand for a simplified multipurpose specimen collection device grows, more labs are validating ESwab™ for use with molecular assays.
Posted: 2015-09-07

LBMS - the Next Step for Managing Healthcare Result Reporting

InterSytems to release next-generation laboratory business management system (LBMS) in early 2016. LBMS will not only communicate lab results electronically, but will also identify their derivation, including workflows, equipment, and personnel involved.
Posted: 2015-09-07

Sigma-Aldrich to Produce and Supply Worldwide PHE’s Certified Reference Materials

Bacterial and fungal reference materials in LENTICULE® disc format for use as controls in food, water, environmental and clinical microbiology laboratories
Posted: 2015-09-07

New Service for Microbiome Profiling in Food, Pharma and Environmental Samples

Eurofins Genomics Launches Accredited NGS services for bacterial community screening and microbiome profiling.
Posted: 2015-09-07

PathoGenetix Launches RESOLUTION Microbial Genotyping System

Analysis of food and clinical samples, providing molecular serotype and strain type for target pathogens in as few as five hours.
Posted: 2015-09-04

3M’s Next Generation Molecular Detection Assay for Listeria monocytogenes Earns AOAC-PTM Validation

3M Listeria mononcytogenes 3M’s unique molecular test method shown to accurately detect Listeria monocytogenes within a variety of foods.
Posted: 2015-09-04

Advances in Sterility Testing

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Posted: 2015-09-04

Meet up with bioMérieux at the 18th EVSSAR Congress

bioMérieux VIDAS® bioMérieux will be pleased to discuss your veterinary diagnostic requirements during 2015 EVSSAR congress in Hannover this September.
Posted: 2015-09-02

New DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System at ESCV Edinburgh

The DxN VERIS Molecular Diagnostics System from Beckman Coulter offers automatic extraction, amplification and detection with true single sample random access allowing multiple assays to be run at the same time.
Posted: 2015-09-02

Arla Installs GreenLight® for Faster Testing of Spoilage in ESL Milk

Spoilage organisms in Extended Shelf Life milk The Greenlight system can detect very low numbers of potential spoilage organisms in Extended Shelf Life milk that other technologies may miss in less than 24 hours without in-carton incubation.
Posted: 2015-09-01

Neogen Buys Lab M

Neogen have added Lab M's dehydrated and prepared media to their existing Acumedia range for food and environmental microbiology.
Posted: 2015-09-01

Handheld Pipetting - Best Practices Guide

Guide to hand held pipetting A series of hints and tips to help you improve your handheld pipetting. Expert advice in areas including before you start, how to pipette and optimising pipetting performance.
Posted: 2015-09-01

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