Other Microbiology News - page 23
Low-cost automated colony counter, designed for a rapid count of pour, spread and spiral plates, plates reads of up to 90mm in seconds, generating precise plate count results up to ten times faster than manual counts.
Novel method to enrich microbial genomic DNA for more affordable microbiome next generation DNA sequencing.
Thermo Scientific iAutomate™, free on-line tool designed to reduce the time associated with configuring and trialling an automation set-up - video demonstration available.
The ultra-compact design of the Octygen tubes at just 25.6mm tall to deliver 475µl working volume uses only 60% of the space that competitive 0.50ml 96-well format screw cap tubes use to store the same volume.
Library update for Mycobacteria, workflow optimization tools - MALDI Biotyper Pilot, MALDI Biotyper Galaxy and novel MSBL software for MALDI-based functional resistance testing.
The MicroSeal from Porvair Sciences is a manual microplate heat sealer designed to be compact, easy-to-use and offers great performance all at an affordable list price.
NCIMB are collaborating with the Organic Resource Agency to investigate potential of transferring molecular monitoring techniques to the production of energy from wastes and other renewable sources using AD.
VIAFLO multichannel reagent reservoirs are both economically and environmentally friendly because users can reuse the reservoir base and dispose of the reservoir inserts.
ImmBio are using a Synbiosis ProtoCOL 3 to count thousands of small colonies of Neisseria meningitidis plated out post Serum Bactericidal Assay (SBA), determining efficacy of new vaccines against bacterial meningitis.
INTERSCIENCE FlexiPump range for easy serial dispensing of liquids - culture media, diluents etc. any volume from 50 μl to 99L.
For easy automated colony counting, Scan colony counters count 1000 colonies in 1 sec with 98% precision, system comes with 23 pre-set media.
Granulated media compacts fine particles into small, uniform granules reducing dust generation, dispersion, and the risk of inhalation of hazardous or toxic substances.
INTEGRA FIREBOY Safety Bunsen Burners ensure high safety by eliminating the risk of gas leaking and explosion inherent in using alcohol burners, gas cookers and traditional Bunsen burners.
State-of-the-art centre will offer a full suite of capabilities including cell culture, purification, analytical solutions, protein characterization and microbiological tools.
Offering substantial saving over buying products individually the new Micronic starterpacks are ideal for smaller companies that would like to start using 2D coded tubes for sample storage.
Newly formatted Rhizoctonia spp. ALERT-LF is the only commercially available lateral flow assay detecting these pathogens in 10 mins. Range also includes Phytophthora spp., Pythium spp., and Botrytis spp.
INTEGRA VIAFLO reservoirs are both economically and environmentally friendly because users can reuse the reservoir base and only have to dispose of the reservoir inserts.
UK's Eastern Region Association of Microbiologists (ERAM) discussed food microbiology and accreditation issues at their recent meeting held at Lab M. MD Ian Morris intends to open the doors to other professional and industry organisations.
Accessible online the Interactive Flip-Book contains detailed technical information covering the complete Micronic product portfolio.
Synbiosis announce that SFDA will install 25 ProtoCOL 3 automated colony counting and inhibition zone sizing systems to help increase productivity of vaccine and antibiotic testing at SFDA's laboratories across China.