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Benchmarking of the Microsart® AMP Mycoplasma Kit

Study shows Microsart® AMP Mycoplasma Kit has the least variability and highest reproducibility of results compared to two other NAT Mycoplasma kits on the market, with the advantage of chilled rather than frozen reagents.
Posted: 2017-09-20 P

PENTAX Medical Europe Launch Unique Duodenoscope with Disposable Elevator Cap

PENTAX Medical’s DEC™ Duodenoscope obtains CE mark, offering clinicians a unique solution for enhancing infection prevention and improving reprocessing efficiency.
Posted: 2017-09-20 C

Flow VIT® Alicyclobacillus is First Application for Sysmex Vermicon Partnership

Combining Vermicon's gene probe technology VIT® with Sysmex flow cytometry has led to the Flow VIT® detection system, which delivers highly sensitive detection for industrial microbiology applications.
Posted: 2017-09-19 F

Experience Complete Testing Workflow at New Merck Food Safety Studio

The new 5,300-square foot center gives customers access to a complete food safety workflow, from raw materials testing to finished-product safety testing, to help find, correct and prevent hazards within the food supply chain.
Posted: 2017-09-19 F

Simultaneous Enrichment and Real-Time Detection of Listeria spp.

Based on SERS nanoparticle technology, the CERTUS System is a fast, easy and cost-effective way to detect environmental Listeria in food processing plants, as growth and detection is performed in sealed tubes, it can safely be done on-site.
Posted: 2017-09-19 F

International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) Launches New Website

The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) has launched its new website. This newly redesigned website was crafted to provide their members and potential
Posted: 2017-09-19 P

COPAN Installs Landmark, 60th WASPLab™

60th WASP installed COPAN have installed the 60th WASPLab™, a fully automated specimen processor and work-up system for microbiology, which comprises robotic culture and incubation of specimens, digital imaging and artificial intelligence to assist interpretation and reporting of patient results.
Posted: 2017-09-18 C

New Simple, Accurate Culture Testing Method for L. pneumophila in Water

The Legiolert test is based on a bacterial enzyme detection technology that signals the presence of L. pneumophila through utilisation of a substrate present in the Legiolert reagent.
Posted: 2017-09-18 W

Novel Marine Methylotrophs added to the National Collection of Industrial Food and Marine Bacteria

Four novel species of methylotrophs have been added to the NCIMB repository, despite their crucial role in marine carbon cycling, to date only a handful of marine methanol oxidizers and even fewer methane oxidizers, have been isolated and physiologically characterized.
Posted: 2017-09-18 O

Symmetric M1 – Next Generation Lateral Flow for Aflatoxin M1 in Dairy

Sensitive lateral flow test for Aflatoxin M1 in dairy Symmetric M1 is an innovative lateral flow test, utilizing state-of-the-art symmetric technology for the quantitative detection of Aflatoxin M1 in cow, sheep and goat milk.
Posted: 2017-09-18 F

FDA-Cleared Liofilchem MIC Test Strip (MTS™) Delafloxacin (DLX)

FDA-Cleared Liofilchem MIC Test Strip (MTS™) Delafloxacin (DLX) Delafloxacin is the eighth in a long series of MIC Test Strips to be approved by the FDA, following recent approval of the Vancomycin, Dalbavancin, Ceftolozane-tazobactam, Meropenem, Ceftazidime, Telavancin and Tedizolid strips.
Posted: 2017-09-14 C V

New ABL Semi-Micro Balances Weigh to 5 Places with GLP Printouts

The ABL is well-suited for use in product testing and quality assurance labs that need to meet stringent standards with GLP-compliant printouts. For consistent results and exceptional precision, ABL offers selectable digital filtering to minimise the effects of vibrations or other disturbances.
Posted: 2017-09-12 O P

Observation Deck Allows Viewing of Laboratory Testing Process

Northland Laboratories has completed the construction and relocations to its Mount Prospect, Illinois location. The new facility also includes several training rooms and a unique observation deck to view the laboratory testing process without having to set foot in the laboratory.
Posted: 2017-09-12 F

How Islands Can Help Environmental Listeria to Survive

Functional analysis of the newly-found genes, termed Stress Survival Islet-2, revealed that the unit is formed by a transcriptional regulator and a protease.
Posted: 2017-09-12 F

Leading Food Hygiene Lab Reports on the Inlabtec Serial Diluter

Best serial dilutions Customer video report shows why contract service lab, Swiss Quality Testing Services (SQTS) now use the eco-friendly, more accurate Inlabtec Serial Diluter to replace all their traditional 9 ml test tubes for ISO 6887-1 serial dilutions for food hygiene testing.
Posted: 2017-09-08 F

3M Food Safety Adds More than 30 Allergen-specific LFD and ELISA

3M has acquired Elution Technologies a manufacturer of more than 30 allergen-specific lateral flow and ELISA test kits, adding to 3M Food SAfety's existing range of total protein tests.
Posted: 2017-09-07 F

Protect Your Samples from Acidification When Shipped On Dry Ice

Standard centrifuge tubes do not provide a reliable barrier against CO2 and even during short term dry ice storage can result in acidification of samples. The new ProtectR® tubes prevent costly damage to molecular and cellular solutions.
Posted: 2017-09-06 C CP P V

New Automation Friendly Reservoirs Save Reagents and Reduce Plastic Waste

Reduce laboratory plastic waste The INTEGRA Clear Advantage™ family now includes disposable, sterile, clear polystyrene reagent reservoir inserts. With clearly visible volume graduations, the inserts sit securely within a sturdy, SBS-format, reusable base.
Posted: 2017-09-05 C CP F O P V

New Online Test Selection Tool Supports Global Medical Device Manufacturers

Medical device manufacturers! Use the online NAMSA navigator tool to find if can provide the testing service you are looking for.
Posted: 2017-09-05 O P

Sponge Sampling Kits Ideal for Swabbing Large and Irregular Surfaces

Surface sampling sponge comes with neutralizing buffer TSC sampling sponges for monitoring surface hygiene come pre-moistened with a unique neutraliser to prevent inhibition from residual disinfectants and sanitisers. Presented in an all-in-one, ready to use kit complete with plastic gloves and sponge.
Posted: 2017-09-05 C CP F O P V
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