Clinical Microbiology News - page 53
Systems are the crucial first step in the diagnosis of bacterial and viral infections and designed to facilitate safe and effective pre-analytical specimen collection and transport.
The INTEGRA PIPETBOY pro pipetting aid unites all essential characteristics for productive work with serological pipettes: accuracy, speed and comfort.
Contains both positive and negative controls from a variety of the most frequently found vancomycin-resistant, intermediate and sensitive Enterococcus species in clinical and environmental settings.
Features available include: customizable workup protocols, intelligent batch result entry, automated culture aging and reporting, support for serology, parasitology and virology, integration with instrumentation etc.
New protocols and reference libraries for mycobacteria and multicellular fungi further extends the microbial coverage of the MALDI Biotyper system for MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry-based microbial identification.
Microbiologics has the widest variety of QC microorganism products, choose from four unique products that meet your specific needs - all designed to deliver 10-100 CFU as required by the USP/Ph. Eur./JP.
A qualitative real-time PCR in vitro diagnostic test. It is CE-marked for the detection of MRSA and MSSA, can discriminate accurately between these pathogens and other related bacteria.
Roche extend serology panel to include a new generation Elecsys anti-HCV II, optimising workflows, saving costs and providing accurate, rapid results.
The new SM5 Mini Stirrer packs the power to stir volumes up to 1 litre, is very simple to operate, providing stirring speeds of 350 to 2,000 rpm.
Providing controlled heating up to 450ºC, Stuart heating mantles are available in five different sizes to accommodate round-bottomed flasks from 50 ml to 1000ml.
Life Technologies has become the exclusive distributor in Europe, Middle East & Africa for CEERAM molecular tests that are designed to quickly and accurately detect the presence of food-borne viruses.
Meridian Life Science, Inc. has released three new monoclonal antibodies to Chikungunya virus (CHIKV), suitable for ELISA and IFA. Immunogen was recombinant Chikungunya virus lysate
Europe's largest biorepository - Biobank has reported on its use of sample storage consumables and data management software from Micronic Europe to safeguard its blood, serum and plasma samples.
A highly selective chromogenic medium for the primary screening of stools for the isolation and differentiation of Salmonella and Shigella spp.
MWE offers an extensive range of microbiology & virology specimen collection devices. Recent additions enhance the use of liquid based microbiology by introducing the next generation of microbiology systems.
An automated microparticle concentrator developed to replace antiquated, time consuming, and labor intensive sample prep methods such as culture enrichment, filtration, and centrifugation.
TRU Legionella is a rapid lateral flow device that provides optimized detection of Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 that is most commonly associated with Legionnaire´s disease.
INTEGRA has announced a new disposable reagent reservoir system that combines low-cost, stackable, crystal clear polystyrene reservoirs with clearly marked, graduated and reusable bases.
MRSA strains grown in the presence of chromogenic substrates produce deep pink to magenta colonies. Selective agents will inhibit non-MRSA strains.
Prolisa Cryptosporidium/Giardia EIA for the qualitative detection of Cryptosporidium and Giardia lamblia antigens in human faecal specimens from patients displaying gastrointestinal symptoms.