Featured Microbiology News - page 5
If you're going to ECCMID this year, here's a chance to plan which stands to visit and if you can't make it to Vienna this time, you can still be up to date with what's going to be on show.
The new Inlabtec Serial Dilutor automates your serial dilutions delivering more reliable, consistent results and now it's at an even lower cost per test, by using pipette straws instead of standard pipette tips.
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ImpactAir range of microbial air samplers are designed for continuous environmental monitoring of aseptic processing areas, sampling time can be programmed from minutes up to several hours of continuously sampling to a single large size petri dish.
Linda Everis, microbiologist at Campden BRI discusses what factors to consider when establishing the microbiological shelf life of food and beverages.
For the analysis of shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) in food, the presence of verotoxin is a reliable indicator. Now, R-Biopharm have launched a new more sensitive format of the RIDASCREEN® Verotoxin ELISA test for SLT-1 and SLT-2.
With AOAC, AFNOR and now Health Canada validation, the RAPID'E.coli 2 method is a single step protocol that counts and differentiates E.coli and coliforms on a single chromogenic agar plate in less than 24 hr with no need for confirmation.
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.
For isolation and differentiation of pathogens involved in Mastitis, CHROMagar mastitis is a bi-plate with two different agars, one for Gram negatives and one Gram positives.
LER continues to be a complex challenge in the endotoxin testing community. Lonza’s White Paper aims to keep QC professionals up to date on the latest developments and provides recommendations on how to better manage LER in their daily work.
APHA Scientific offers a wide range of high quality antigens, antisera and diagnostic kits for Brucella, such as the COMPELISA kit for the detection of circulating antibodies to Brucella infection in the serum of all animal species.
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.
Sample ready 3M Petrifilm Rapid Aerobic Count Plate uses indicator technology to makes doing aerobic plate counts easier to set and read, whilst also being a greener alternative to conventional plates with less energy and consumable requirements.
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.
VETQAS proficiency testing scheme for veterinary laboratories now has available stained and mounted blood smears showing Bacillus anthracis, ideal to use as training aids for your laboratory’s microscopic analysis.
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.
The Hygiena ZymoSnap ALP test measures alkaline phosphatase activity in milk products to verify pasteurization efficiency, delivering results in just 5 minutes.
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.
The complete solution for sensitive, flexible and fully compliant kinetic endotoxin testing.
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.