Food Microbiology News - page 57
ATCC® has taken the guesswork out of choosing control strains for Clostridium difficile research by creating a uniquely-designed panel of clinical isolates.
Lab M's Violet Red Bile Glucose Agar (VRBGA) delivers presumptive Enterobacteriaceae counts after 18-24 hours incubation.
Millitrack® Compliance, a novel e-solution designed to enable regulatory compliance for lab water purification system users.
SampLok® Sampling Kit (SSK) provides a simple, safe solution for obtaining platelet or cellular product samples for bacterial detection testing or further testing.
Sherry Laboratories help companies in the poultry and egg industry comply with the FDA's Egg Rule, 21 CFR part 118.
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.
RIDASCREEN® Campylobacter ELISA (Art. No. R4204) is now available for the qualitative detection of Campylobacter in food samples and can be ordered from R-Biopharm.
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has recently announced that traditional poultry meat inspection may not suffice to fully address the most relevant biological hazards to public health.
Waters Corporation have announced that VICAM® introduced the DON-NIV WB Immunoaffinity (IA) column, the only IA column on the market to simultaneously screen for deoxynivalenol (DON) and nivalenol (NIV).
The BC-GP test expands Nanosphere's infectious disease test capabilities to include fast detection of bacteria that can cause deadly bloodstream infections.
Food Safety Watch, an online news and information service covering all aspects of food safety, has published the first in a planned series of e-books for the food industry.
Based on HTI's Robotic Workstations BIOTECON Diagnostics will exclusively distribute worldwide their own automation solution for the food sector, the foodproof® RoboPrep X-Tract powered by HTI.
Charm Sciences announce that the ROSA® FAST Aflatoxin Quantitative Test Kit has approval from the USDA's Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) for the detection of aflatoxin in feed and grain*.
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.
The development of chromogenic substrates - a combination of dye and specific enzyme substrates - was a milestone in the development of modern culture media. The Principle Chromogenic substrates are colorless and they are stable against
AES CHEMUNEX, a bioMérieux Company is pleased to announce that the FDA BAM (Bacteriological Analytical Manual) Bacillus Chapter 14 has been updated with the inclusion of BACARA™ method for the detection and enumeration of Bacillus cereus in food
Romer Labs, a leading global food-safety diagnostic company, has unveiled its new website, available at www.romerlabs.com.
Reveal® Q+ for Fumonisin delivers precise results ranging from 0.3 to 6 parts per million (ppm) of fumonisin after only 6 minutes.
The BAX® System STEC suite is comparable to the FSIS reference method MLG 5B.01 for detecting top Shiga toxin-producing strains of E. coli (STEC).
Cepheid announce that the GeneXpert Infinity-80 has been initially cleared in conjunction with Cepheid's Xpert Flu test.