Other Microbiology News - page 10
EUROIMMUN AG has developed a ELISA/indirect immunofluorescence test for determination of specific antibodies (IgM, IgG) against Zika virus in the blood of infected patients
New market report on the U.S. microbial identification industry covers identification in human and veterinary diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, environmental applications, and food and beverage testing. Sample copy available on request.
Application note available from INTEGRA shows how the VIAFLO 96 electronic pipette was used to simultaneously extract 96 samples and prep ready for LC-MS/MS analysis in less than ten minutes eliminating the need for a time-consuming evaporation step.
The Tacta Pipette range comes with Optiload spring-loaded tip cones for perfect tip seal with minimal force very low aspiration and dispensing forces and the new Optiject soft release - autoclavable without taking apart.
Biosynth and its collaborators are especially successful in developing reagents for use in chromogenic culture media for the detection of pathogens with the resulting technology being made available for licensing to customers.
Benefiting from a 508 x 508 mm base the Pro Z provides a stable platform to view large samples which are normally difficult to mount under conventional microscope systems.
Autoclaveable without disassembly, Tacta is the new premium, mechanical pipette range from Sartorius, featuring superb comfort and reliability. The Tacta range makes pipetting effortless and safe, while producing consistent, accurate and reliable results.
Accurately count colonies of all sizes and colours with the next generation aCOLyte 3 HD automated colony counter for microbiologists that demand a sensitive, budget system.
Application note details how the Compact Dry system can be used to test for Total Counts, E.coli/Coliforms, Coliforms and Staphylococcus aureus , in cosmetics and personal care products.
The new INTERSCIENCE catalog contains the latest products for the microbiology laboratory including bags, gravimetric dilutors and blenders for sample preparation and automated diluter, spiral plater and colony counters for microbiological analysis.
CosmosID will enable QIAGEN’s customers to employ shotgun metagenomics and microbiome analysis for fields such as infectious disease, animal health, agriculture, environmental, and food safety.
Microbial biosurfactants considered in this report include rhamnolipids, sophorolipids, MEL and others. Potential of various applications in the report include detergents, industrial & institutional cleaners, personal care, oilfield chemicals, agricultural chemicals, food processing, textile and others.
Fast-track diagnostics's top sellers were their respiratory, gastroenteritis, meningitis, immunocompromised and STI real time PCR kits.
The RealStar® Zika Virus RT-PCR Kit 1.0 is an in vitro diagnostic test based on real-time reverse transcriptase/polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) technology for the identification of Zika virus. RealStar® Kits are CE-IVD marked test systems for
Assembled in minutes, the soloLAB is ideally suited for API containment in research, inert operations or field based sample preservation.
New hydrocarbon degrading (Sphingobium scionense) and radiation resistant (Deinococcus depolymerans) strains have been added to NCIMB’s reference collection.
An independent water testing facility finds the ProtoCOL 3 automated colony counter can significantly improve lab productivity without compromising on accuracy - ideal for any water testing laboratory requiring fast, accurate microbiology results.
The LumaSpec LS800S is capable of analysing the output from a wide variety of light sources, ranging from the dimmest LED to a powerful mercury burner light.
Designed to meet scientists needs the new Alpha Laboratories website includes detailed information on their product range and an e-commerce option with easy re-ordering.
VACUSIP is an out-of-the-box solution. Simply connect the collection bottle to the built-in pump and choose the aspiration adapter matching your application ideal tool for the aspiration of small volumes of liquids up to 10 ml.