Clinical Microbiology News - page 53
Enables real time control and automation of lab processes, helping QA/QC laboratories to decrease procedural errors, reduce time spent on data review and speed up the delivery of results to end users.
ATCC® has taken the guesswork out of choosing control strains for Clostridium difficile research by creating a uniquely-designed panel of clinical isolates.
SampLok® Sampling Kit (SSK) provides a simple, safe solution for obtaining platelet or cellular product samples for bacterial detection testing or further testing.
The Advandx QuickFISH is a PNA based molecular diagnostic platform for 20 min. pathogen identification from positive blood cultures.
ITL Corporation have two videos (drop method and syringe method) showing how their Safety SubCulture Unit (SCU) can be used to obtain samples from positive blood culture bottles without the risk of needlestick injury.
ELITech Molecular Diagnostics launches a second generation CE-IVD test, MRSA/SA ELITe MGB®* Kit.
After almost a year of highly detailed planning, preparation and fitting out, on 18 June 2012 microbiology company Lab M moved into the company's new global headquarters - ahead of time and on plan!
COPAN Diagnostics, Inc. to announce the unveiling of the latest WASPLab system at the AACC Clinical Lab Expo on July 17 - 19th in Los Angeles.
The BC-GP test expands Nanosphere's infectious disease test capabilities to include fast detection of bacteria that can cause deadly bloodstream infections.
A new study in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology compared performance of ESwab with traditional Amies transport swabs and found Copan ESwab was superior to Amies at all temperatures evaluated.
ATCC now offers a high-titer, sucrose-cushion purified RSV A-2 strain ( ATCC® VR-1540P ) for use in RSV research.
Microgen Bioproducts has extended the company's range of rapid immunochromatographic tests by releasing Helicoscreen for the rapid and direct detection of H. pylori antigen from faecal samples.
Integrated disposable cartridge containing all necessary reagents and an inexpensive bench-top analyzer that executes the assay, interprets the results and provides electronic output to the clinician.
COPAN is announcing a strategic partnership with INPECO for the connection of its track system FlexLab 3.6 for continuous feeding of standardized tube specimens to COPAN's WASP®: Walk-Away Specimen Processor.
All S-Test kits will now have a shelf life of 9 months from date of manufacture. The S-test is for the screening of blood samples for the presence of haemoglobin S which is associated with sickle cell trait.
Cepheid announce that the GeneXpert Infinity-80 has been initially cleared in conjunction with Cepheid's Xpert Flu test.
Bruker announced an exclusive framework agreement with Duzen in the area of molecular microbial identification based on MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry.
Unique, simple and productive, the device will bring dilution automation within the reach of every lab.
HALIA is a new middleware for clinical chemistry, microbiology and molecular biology labs.
Lab M's move into new global headquarters, represents the most significant investment in the microbiology company's 40 + year history.