Microbiology News - page 117
MicroSEQ® Listeria spp. and MicroSEQ® Listeria monocytogenes assays, molecular tests designed to quickly and accurately detect the presence or absence of this food-borne pathogen.
Developed in 1981 by Technical Service Consultants Limited, the original low temperature bead storage system is ideal for long term maintenance of stock and quality control microorganisms.
This grant, deriving from a very thorough and careful examination, strengthens COPAN's patent portfolio around the world for its flocked swab invention.
Microbiologists in the Robert Mondavi Research Institute (RMI) are using the ProtoCOL to look for, and count colonies of bacteria associated with food poisoning on a wide range of media and plate types.
Details of the key growth characteristics of individual microorganisms and microbial groups are explained in a series of one-page summaries.
Vetqas , VLA's independent quality assurance unit is the market leader in proficiency testing for veterinary laboratories, with over 30 years experience and is an accredited proficiency testing provider (ISO Guide 43, ILAC G13).
Establishing the relationships between bacterial isolates is mandatory to reliably identify the source and trace the spread of a specific pathogenic strain.
Available worldwide, the 3M Molecular Detection System is based on an innovative combination of unique technologies involving isothermal DNA amplification and bioluminescence detection.
The work EUCAST carries out to harmonize breakpoints throughout Europe is extremely important given the constantly evolving microbial environment. bioMérieux is committed to providing relevant susceptibility results by updating their Antibiotic
This device simplifies gravimetric diluting by dispensing liquid from hanging media bags by the sole use of gravity. No pumps or complex tubing is required.
BIOTECON Diagnostics have introduced a new real-time PCR-based quantification kit to its product line of food proof® GMO kits.
Streamlines analysis by replacing the traditional vacuum filtration system with a small peristaltic-action pump that draws aqueous samples through a membrane filter. Filtrate is channeled directly to drain.
Fecal Transwab® collection kit features a rectal swab (new design) together with a vial of liquid Cary Blair transport medium, in an easy open peel pouch.
Pro-Lab Diagnostics has launched an immunoassay for rapid and accurate screening of patients with suspected Clostridium difficile infection.
Research to discover novel antibiotics has slowed to a virtual standstill, bacterial resistance has increased due to the massive use and misuse of antibiotics, not only for human health, but also for animals.
Dedicated demonstration environment for showcasing the Growth Direct system - the company´s automated, rapid, non-destructive microbial enumeration device - in a simulated lab environment.
Our chromogenic media for E. coli O157 also works for E. coli O104 results can be expected in 18 to 24 hours.
Performed in the BIOTECON Diagnostics laboratory, this service offers direct detection of human pathogenic strains of EHEC in food, including EHEC O104:H4 performed within 24 hours.
Medical Wire has a number of products for monitoring food handling and processing environments including NRS II Transwabs®, Polywipes for swabbing larger areas and Coliform Isolation Transwab®.
Pro-Lab Diagnostics have announced a high-quality tool in the fight to diagnose life-threatening disease. Prolisa™ EHEC EIA is available for the most rapid and accurate confirmation of Toxic infection due to Enterohaemorrhagic E.coli.