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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

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

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

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

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

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

Poster Describes Quick Routine Pipette Calibration Check

How to do a routine pipette check What checks do you need to do in between your pipettes' annual servicing? This easy to follow poster from INTEGRA tells you how to quickly check on your pipettes performance - see at a glance what you need to prepare, how to perform the measurements and how to analyze the data.
Posted: 2017-03-07 C CP F O P V

Anaerobic Workstation Maximizes Productivity

Baker Rushkinn Concept Anaerobic and Microaerophilic Workstations The new Baker Ruskinn Concept range of workstations for anaerobic and microaerophilic incubation are designed to deliver the best primary isolation rates with fast, easy to use set up and environmental monitoring.
Posted: 2017-03-06 C CP F P V

WHO Publishes List of 12 Antibiotic Resistant 'Priority Pathogens'

World Health Organistion has published for the first time ever, a list of antibiotic-resistant "priority pathogens" – a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health. The list is intended to guide and promote
Posted: 2017-02-28 C F

Can Your Lab Afford to Keep Using Gas Jars?

Baker BugBox Anaerobic and Microaerophilic Workstation Use this infographic to see if your lab should switch to the small footprint Baker Ruskinn Bugbox which delivers a more reliable, stable atmosphere at a lower cost per plate.
Posted: 2017-02-27 C CP F P V W

Antimicrobial Resistance Experts to Attend Superbugs & Superdrugs

Superbugs Superdrugs meeting March 2017 This will be the 19th year for the well established SMi Superbugs and Superdrugs conference which will again gather together high level international experts and decision makers focusing on the future of AMR.
Posted: 2017-02-27 C P

Why Choose the Spiral® Method?

easySpiral Using the world's fastest spiral plating system increases lab throughput with fast (8 secs per plate) standardized plating and no intermediary dilutions, count from 100 to 1 x 107 CFU/mL on ONE Petri dish, save up to 75% on consummables.
Posted: 2017-02-26 C CP F O P V W

FDA Clears Auto Susceptibility Test Directly from Positive Blood Cultures

The Accelerate PhenoTest™ BC kit is a multiplexed in vitro diagnostic test using both qualitative nucleic acid fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) identification and quantitative antimicrobial susceptibility testing methods intended for use with the Accelerate Pheno™ system.
Posted: 2017-02-25 C

Hologic's Aptima® Zika Virus Assay Gains CE Marking

Designed to run on the Panther® system, that fully automates all aspects of nucleic acid amplification testing, the Aptima® Zika Virus assay can be used up to 14 days following onset of symptoms.
Posted: 2017-02-21 C

New Molecular Assay Developers - Visit COPAN at Molecular Med Tri-Con

COPAN eNAT swab for NAATs COPAN is putting the ‘e’ in NuclEic Assay Transport with eNAT, a nucleic acid transportation and preservation medium for detecting various microbial targets in clinical specimens using nucleic acid amplification techniques (NAATs).
Posted: 2017-02-21 C

New Multiplex Real-time PCR Kits Detect Clinically Relevant β-lactamase Genes

ARM-D kit Available in the UK from Alpha Labs, Streck ARM-D® kits, are multiplex real-time PCR kits that can quickly detect more than 450 β-lactamase gene variants, can be used with standard susceptibility tests to improve surveillance and epidemiologic tracking.
Posted: 2017-02-20 C

Pilot Partners Sought for SmartBiome ID™for Clinical Microbiome Screening

SmartBiome ID allows hypothesis-free detection of hundreds of bacterial, viral, fungal, and eukaryotic targets from a single sample of a variety of types, including blood, stool, and urine, among others.
Posted: 2017-02-14 C

Baker Ruskinn Launches New Anaerobic and Microaerophilic Workstations

Baker Rushkinn Concept Anaerobic and Microaerophilic Workstations The Concept range has been designed to maximize productivity of systemized anaerobic or microaerophilic incubation; bringing together a host of brand new features that will deliver immediate benefits in the laboratory.
Posted: 2017-02-14 C CP F P V

Stackable Autoclaves from Priorclave give Labs Greater Sterilising Flexibility

Stackable Autoclaves Get extra autoclave capacity with no addition to the footprint by using stackable autoclaves - as each chamber can run according to its own control programme, your lab will be able to sterilise media and equipment at the same time as decontaminating waste.
Posted: 2017-02-07 C CP F O P V W

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