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Recapping Large Format Sample Storage Tubes Effectively

Best way to recap 48-well and 24-well format sample storage tubes securely and uniformly, ensuring an optimal sealing performance - the Univo Screw Cap Recapper is a hand held, cost effective solution.
Posted: 2017-09-21 C CP F O P V

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

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

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

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

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

Southern Group Laboratory (SGL) Celebrates 25 Years of Prepared Media

Ready to Use Culture Media SGL is a UK based manufacturer dedicated to serving microbiology laboratories across all sectors with prepared culture media and associated products for microbiology. To mark its 25 year anniversary SGL launches its new look branding and new website.
Posted: 2017-09-04 C CP F O P V

5 Reasons Why You Should Join the rapidmicrobiology Networks

Join rapidmicrobiology social networks Get the rapidmicrobiology eNewsletter every week, for focused microbiology products and services for your lab plus the latest training courses and conferences. Follow us on follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
Posted: 2017-08-18 C CP F O P V W

New Dual Paediatric Blood or Serum Tube Pack Extends SpeciSafe® Range

SpeciSafe packs provide a shock resistant protective casing for primary containers ensuring compliance to UN3373 standards when used with 95kPa vials.
Posted: 2017-08-15 C

Healthcare Facilities Begin Work to Prevent Legionella Growth in Water Systems

EMLab P&K offers laboratory and planning services to Medicare certified healthcare facilities who are building and instituting water management plans in response to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ recent memorandum.
Posted: 2017-08-14 C

New Primer Pairs for LDTs for P. jirovecii, Group C and G Strep

Laboratories are better able to customize assay designs, improve test availability and control costs with access to commercially developed molecular reagents.
Posted: 2017-08-08 C

New Absorbance Reader and Washer for 96-, 384- and 24-Well Microplates

BioTek announces the launch of its new microplate reader and washer duo, the 800 TS and 50 TS.
Posted: 2017-08-07 C O P

How Novartis Keeps Track of 400 Pipettes

Rainin’s calibration service helps ensure accurate, precise pipetting however many pipettes and protocols your lab has.
Posted: 2017-08-03 C CP F O P V W

Real-time Verification of the Cleanliness of Endoscopes and Other Reusables

EndoSwab instant checking of endoscope cleaning SuperSnap™ offers simple and dependable detection of ATP, a common component of all body fluids and bacteria. With results in 15 secs, this quick testing process highlights whether the initial cleaning steps have been effective.
Posted: 2017-08-03 C

IDbyDNA and ARUP Laboratories to Develop NGS Tests

IDbyDNA and ARUP Laboratories have announced a strategic partnership to develop and commercialize novel next-generation sequencing (NGS) infectious disease tests that are more comprehensive, more sensitive, and more accurate than conventional
Posted: 2017-08-01 C

FDA Clears Identification of Mycobacteria, Nocardia and Moulds on VITEK® MS

With more than 15,000 distinct strains, VITEK MS provides the microbiology lab with the most comprehensive Mass Spectrometry database to improve clinical decision-making for infectious diseases.
Posted: 2017-08-01 C

Robotic Track Based Aliquoter and Container Scanning System on Show at AACC

Yaskawa Motoman’s process automation systems are engineered to collect and analyze specimen processing data. Multiple connectivity and configurability options facilitate data exchange across information systems and ensure compatibility with future IT architecture.
Posted: 2017-08-01 C

Thermal Printer Gives Better Clarity on Autoclave Sterilisation Cycle

The new thermal printer will be rolled out across the entire Priorclave range of laboratory autoclaves such as benchtop, top loading and all front loading designs including those with cylindrical and rectangular chambers, double-door models and stackable units.
Posted: 2017-07-31 C CP O P V

FDA-Cleared Liofilchem MIC Test Strip (MTS™) Tedizolid (TZD)

FDA Cleared MIC Test Strip Tedizolid Tedizolid is the seventh in a long series of MIC Test Strip items to be approved by the FDA, following recent approval of the Vancomycin, Dalbavancin, Ceftolozane-tazobactam, Meropenem, Ceftazidime and Telavancin strips.
Posted: 2017-07-27 C

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