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Compact Top Loading Autoclave for Labs with Limited Space

Top loading autoclaves for small labs When lab floor space is limited, the Priorclave QCS range of top loading autoclaves allows small and tall objects to be sterilised side-by-side in a single process - at bench-height and mounted on casters, the range is easy to install, and ideal for regularly reconfigured facilities.
Posted: 2017-05-11 C CP F O P V

Walk-away System Counts Colonies on Over 300 Plates per Hour

High throughput labs can look forward to completely hands-free automated colony counting of up to 300 Petri dishes per hour.
Posted: 2017-05-09 C CP F P V

Roka to Distribute FoodChek's Food Pathogen Enrichment Media

For the next 5-years, Roka have a non-exclusive distribution agreement with FoodChek Systems Inc. to distribute their lines of both proprietary Actero™ ELITE Enrichment Media and non-proprietary Actero™ UNIVERSAL Enrichment Media which speed up enrichment times for food pathogens.
Posted: 2017-05-09 F

Reliable Detection of Beer Spoiling Bacteria in Just an Hour!

DMD Screen & Ident Kits DMD® Screen and Ident Kits from Döhler allow bacteria in an enriched beer sample or directly from an individual colony on solid media to be detected and identified in just an hour.
Posted: 2017-05-02 F

[VIDEO] How Do You Ensure Your Product Is Truly Allergen Free?

AgraStrip® lateral flow strips for allergens Check out this short explainer video to see how AgraStrip® lateral flow strips can substantially improve your allergen management workflow.
Posted: 2017-04-27 F

Solvent-free Detection of Ochratoxin A in Green Coffee and Wheat

Using a lateral flow test format, the Ochra-V AQUA eliminates the use of organic solvents while also significantly reducing testing time.
Posted: 2017-04-25 F

How to Choose a Media Preparator/Filler for Your Microbiology Lab

How to Choose a media preparation system Dr. Lukas Keller, Global Product Manager at INTEGRA, discusses what questions you should ask when looking to purchase an automated media preparation system and the features / benefits that differentiate the INTEGRA range from others on the market.
Posted: 2017-04-25 C CP F O P V

One Reason Why Not All ATP Hygiene Monitoring Systems are the Same

Standard deviation of ATP test kits ATP bioluminescence is one of the techniques that can be used to help meet the requirements of the BRC Global Standard for Food Safety, however not all ATP systems deliver the robustness and consistency of results required for use on a factory floor.
Posted: 2017-04-21 F

First-Ever Lactic Acid Bacteria Test To Gain Independent Validation

Validated lactic acid bacteria detection Simple, all-in-one testing solution for lactic acid spoilage bacteria, 3M™ Petrifilm™ Lactic Acid Bacteria Count Plate has been awarded AOAC® Performance-Tested Method. No need for media preparation, special diluents, sample pH adjustment or special incubation conditions.
Posted: 2017-04-14 F

Quickest, Easiest Test for Raw Pork in Meat and Environmental Samples

Kit that detects raw pork in meat and environmental samples Neogen’s new Reveal® for Pork is a lateral flow test that can detect as little as 0.5% raw pork in meat and is also validated for use with environmental swabs and rinse water samples.
Posted: 2017-04-13 F

Automated Colony ID on Oxoid Chromogenic Media Using Validated Software

Automatic identification of bacteria and yeasts on ThermoFisher Scientific’s Oxoid Chromogenic media with specially validated Synbiosis Chromogenic ID software for use with Synbiosis colony counters.
Posted: 2017-04-11 C F

Hygiena's AllerFlow Quickly Detects Gluten in Final Rinse Water Samples

Detect gluten in rinse waters AllerFlow Gluten can detect gluten down to 5ppm in liquid samples as well as on surfaces making it ideal for rinse water testing in the food and brewing industry. A Hygiena white paper on allergen control and cleaning verification is available on request.
Posted: 2017-04-11 F

BioFront Technologies Announces US Proficiency Testing Partnership with Fera

Fera Science has appointed BioFront Technologies as its US agent for Fapas proficiency testing.
Posted: 2017-04-10 F

How To Do Serial Dilutions Better and Now It's Cheaper Too!

automated serial dilutions for food microbiology 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.
Posted: 2017-04-06 F

Bacterial Identification Database Updated with Plant Pathogens

BIolog's GEN III identification database can now identify plant pathogens to the pathovar level. This level of resolution of pathovars, especially within the Pseudomonas and Xanthomonas genera, cannot be easily achieved by current molecular testing technologies.
Posted: 2017-04-04 F O

Win One of 400 Exclusive INTEGRA T-Shirts

Win one of 400 exclusive INTEGRA PIPETBOY / PIPETGIRL T-Shirts by following the scavenger hunt on the new INTEGRA website now designed for perfect viewing whether you are using a desktop, tablet or mobile.
Posted: 2017-04-04 C CP F O P V W

How To Set a Microbiological Shelf Life

How to set microbial shelf life of foods Linda Everis, microbiologist at Campden BRI discusses what factors to consider when establishing the microbiological shelf life of food and beverages.
Posted: 2017-03-29 F

Never Again Use a Pipette that's Outside its Calibration or Service Date

The RFID in every pipette in the lab is automatically read when placed on the new Rainin SmartStand - the color coded LCD screen automatically highlights whether that pipette is good to go or is near or beyond its service or calibration date.
Posted: 2017-03-28 C CP F O P V

Surrogate Salmonella for Thermal Processing Validation Studies

Non-Salmonella preparations that can be used in-plant to validate processes designed to destroy any Salmonella that may be present in a product. Food matrices now include: nuts & seeds, pet & animal feed, herbs & spices and biscuits & snacks.
Posted: 2017-03-28 F

New Verotoxin ELISA for the Detection of STEC

ELISA for STEC/VTEC in Foods 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.
Posted: 2017-03-24 F
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