Clinical Microbiology News - page 56
The Mast UriSystem comprises a group of instrumentation to facilitate the rapid detection of urine pathogens, streamlining the process and significantly reducing 'hands on time'.
Enabling labs to fill up to 1100 Petri dishes / hour or deep dishes with high volumes of media (up to 60ml / dish) the MEDIAJET Turbo mode enhances both productivity and operational flexibility.
As a dedicated design and manufacturing centre for autoclaves, Priorclave has created one of the largest ranges of standard steam sterilisers, from compact bench-top front loading to free-standing top-loading and high capacity front-loading
In a single automated test, the Verigene BC-S test provides detection of Staphylococcus aureus , Staphylococcus epidermidis , and the mecA gene.
The Thermo Scientific MaxQ High Performance (HP) Orbital Digital Shakers consist of open air and incubated bench-top models and incubated or refrigerated floor models.
Stuart's SI500 combined shaker/incubator and the SI505 model for microtitre plates are now available with IQ/OQ documentation, meeting the requirements of customers in regulated industries.
Test detects the C. difficile common antigen glutamate dehydrogenase (or GDH). This assay has already been successfully launched and accepted in global markets as an excellent screening option for C. difficile .
Developed in 1981 by Technical Service Consultants Limited, the original low temperature bead storage system is ideal for long term maintenance of stock and quality control microorganisms.
This grant, deriving from a very thorough and careful examination, strengthens COPAN's patent portfolio around the world for its flocked swab invention.
Establishing the relationships between bacterial isolates is mandatory to reliably identify the source and trace the spread of a specific pathogenic strain.
The work EUCAST carries out to harmonize breakpoints throughout Europe is extremely important given the constantly evolving microbial environment. bioMérieux is committed to providing relevant susceptibility results by updating their Antibiotic
Streamlines analysis by replacing the traditional vacuum filtration system with a small peristaltic-action pump that draws aqueous samples through a membrane filter. Filtrate is channeled directly to drain.
Pro-Lab Diagnostics has launched an immunoassay for rapid and accurate screening of patients with suspected Clostridium difficile infection.
Medical Wire has a number of products for monitoring food handling and processing environments including NRS II Transwabs®, Polywipes for swabbing larger areas and Coliform Isolation Transwab®.
Pro-Lab Diagnostics have announced a high-quality tool in the fight to diagnose life-threatening disease. Prolisa™ EHEC EIA is available for the most rapid and accurate confirmation of Toxic infection due to Enterohaemorrhagic E.coli.
Center of Excellence for microbiology and enhanced laboratory automation located at Europe's largest hospital laboratory, serving more than 8,000 in-house patients in Berlin and handling over 23 million patient analyses a year.
Installed at the Grady Health System in Atlanta, Georgia, the PREVI Isola is based on a breakthrough technology and designed to revolutionize front-end media processing tasks for microbiology labs.
Ideal screening swabs for MRSA, available in single, dual, and triple swab formats, they offer fast and accurate sampling from single or multiple body sites.
This single universal transport medium and storage system for use with swabs for Viruses, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma (including ureaplasma) and also for Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
Lugol's solution is an aqueous solution which contains iodine (I2) and potassium iodide (KI) in a ratio of 1:2 Lugol's iodine solution is used for Gram staining and can be used as an antiseptic and disinfectant for emergency