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New Verotoxin ELISA for the Detection of STEC

For the analysis of shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) in food, the presence of verotoxin is a reliable indicator. Now, R-Biopharm have launched a new more sensitive format of the RIDASCREEN® Verotoxin ELISA test for SLT-1 and SLT-2.
Posted: 2017-03-24 F

Priorclave's 'Go To' Autoclave Expert

With 25 years experience of travelling the world installing and servicing autoclaves Ranjit Rai, Priorclave's service manager is an expert on autoclaves having been involved in both small and large scale projects around the world.
Posted: 2017-03-24 C CP F O P V

Health Canada Validates RAPID’E.coli 2 for E.coli and Coliform Enumeration

With AOAC, AFNOR and now Health Canada validation, the RAPID'E.coli 2 method is a single step protocol that counts and differentiates E.coli and coliforms on a single chromogenic agar plate in less than 24 hr with no need for confirmation.
Posted: 2017-03-24 F

FDA-Cleared Liofilchem MIC Test Strip (MTS™) Ceftazidime (CAZ)

Ceftazidime is the fifth of a long series of Liofilchem's MIC Test Strips to be approved by the FDA, adding to recent approval of the Vancomycin, Dalbavancin, Ceftolozane-tazobactam and Meropenem strips.
Posted: 2017-03-23 C

CHROMagar TM Mastitis Detects Most Common Pathogens in Mastitis Infections

Chromogenic media for mastitis organisms For isolation and differentiation of pathogens involved in Mastitis, CHROMagar mastitis is a bi-plate with two different agars, one for Gram negatives and one Gram positives.
Posted: 2017-03-21 V

EZ-ATP® Determines Microbial Load in Water Meeting ASTM D4012

The EZ-ATP® On-line Microbiology Analyzer by AppliTek uses Promega ATP Water Glo™ reagent to determine microbial pathogen load in water through measuring ATP.
Posted: 2017-03-20 O W

New Formulation Chromogenic Coliform Agar (ISO) for Water Testing

New Thermo Scientific Chromogenic Coliform Agar (CCA) (ISO) formulation complies with ISO9308-1:2014 and makes plates easier to read because of the large colony size produced and vibrant coloration of the target organisms.
Posted: 2017-03-20 W

Centralized Programming of Connected Pipettes with My Pipette Creator

The new My Pipette Creator application allows multiple users to connect and sync several electronic pipettes at once using their PC, so that everyone, no matter which lab they are in or where they are in the world will be using the same protocols.
Posted: 2017-03-20 C CP F O P V W

White Paper: Low Endotoxin Recovery - Beyond the Controversy

LER White Paper on Low Endotoxin Recovery LER continues to be a complex challenge in the endotoxin testing community. Lonza’s White Paper aims to keep QC professionals up to date on the latest developments and provides recommendations on how to better manage LER in their daily work.
Posted: 2017-03-20 O P

Price Reductions on APHA Brucella Diagnostics Reagents

Brucella reagents for veterinary diagnostic labs APHA Scientific offers a wide range of high quality antigens, antisera and diagnostic kits for Brucella, such as the COMPELISA kit for the detection of circulating antibodies to Brucella infection in the serum of all animal species.
Posted: 2017-03-20 V

Protect – the Number One Choice for Culture Storage

Protect culture storage beads Protect is the original low temperature bead storage system ideal for your long term maintenance of stock and quality control microorganisms choose the best system for your lab - Multipurpose, Anaerobe, Dairy, Yeast and Mould and Meat Free.
Posted: 2017-03-16 C CP F O P V W

Astell Helps the Fight Against Cancer

Astell Scientific is helping to ensure the reliability of laboratory work at Barts Cancer Institute.
Posted: 2017-03-14 C CP F O P V W

LuminUltra Web-based Training on Managing Microbial Risk in Water

LuminUltra Academy includes learning paths related to microbiological control in drinking water treatment, wastewater treatment, oil and gas, fuels, cooling towers, metalworking fluids, product preservation and pulp and paper.
Posted: 2017-03-14 W

Multiplex Assay Detects 3 Food Pathogens From Same Enrichment

Submitted for AOAC PTM approval the PolySkope 1.0 simultaneously detects Shiga Toxin E. coli, Salmonella spp. and Listeria monocytogenes in a single multiplex, modular RT-PCR reaction, using a single, overnight enrichment.
Posted: 2017-03-14 F

7th Generation Milli-Q® IQ 7000 Ultrapure Laboratory Water System

On the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the first lab water system, the new Milli-Q® IQ 7000 is the first to use environmentally friendly, mercury-free UV lamps plus the smaller, ergonomic design reduces waste, increases productivity, accelerates research.
Posted: 2017-03-14 C CP F O P V W

Microbac Partners with Sample6 to Help Meet FSMA Regs

Microbac will employ CONTROL to help food industry customers plan environmental sample testing schedules, as well as track remediation and corrective actions of positive testing areas should they arise.
Posted: 2017-03-14 F

AFNOR Certifies 3M™ Petrifilm™ Rapid Aerobic Count Plates for Dairy

AFNOR certifies 3M total counts Sample ready 3M Petrifilm Rapid Aerobic Count Plate uses indicator technology to makes doing aerobic plate counts easier to set and read, whilst also being a greener alternative to conventional plates with less energy and consumable requirements.
Posted: 2017-03-07 F

Creative Diagnostics Launch New ELISA Kits for Plant Pathogens

Creative diagnostics have a wide range of ELISA-based rapid test strips with visible color change signal by using lateral flow devices, which are designed for on-site, robust and fast detection of plant pathogens by unskilled personnel.
Posted: 2017-03-07 F O

Microban White Paper Explores Solutions to L. mono in Refrigeration Units

Due to formation of biofilms L.monocytogenes can be resistant to some sanitizers such as hypochlorite. This white paper covers this issue and how incoporating Microban technology into refrigerating units can help.
Posted: 2017-03-07 F

Microbe March Madness - Which is the Toughest Bug?

Microbiologics tournament Will your favorite organism demonstrate their fitness to survive in Microbiologics' fun competition - see which one can withstand mixed culture, anaerobic atmosphere and UV light exposure.
Posted: 2017-03-07 C CP F O P V W

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