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FDA-Cleared Liofilchem MIC Test Strip (MTS™) Meropenem-vaborbactam (M/V)

Meropenem-vaborbactamMIC Liofilchem has received clearance from the FDA to market in the United States the Meropenem-vaborbactam (M/V) MIC Test Strip (MTS™), a quantitative assay for determining the Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) of meropenem-vaborbactam.
Posted: 2018-02-13 C

Record and Track Pipette Performance Data in Real-time

Tablet with microplate app and electronic pipette are first Internet of Things devices in the Gilson Connect Family.
Posted: 2018-02-12 C CP F O P V W

Cherwell to Participate in Key EU GMP Annex 1 Conference

Sterile Medicine Manufacture Cherwell will be taking part in this joint PHSS & PQG event which provides a forum for discussion on the revised sterile drug GMP guidelines, covering new issues like quality risk management, new technologies and procedures in the cleanroom environment.
Posted: 2018-02-12 P

Colilert®-18 Approved as Water Microbiological Reference Method

A reagent powder is added to a standard 100ml water sample and then incubated for 18 hours in the case of presence/absence determination. Presence of E. coli and total coliforms is indicated by the sample turning yellow, and fluorescence indicating the presence of E. coli.
Posted: 2018-02-12 W

foodproof® Norovirus (GI, GII) Plus Hepatitis A Virus Detection Kit

Multiplex real-time-RT-PCR test for virus detection in food and bottled water A new multiplex real-time-RT-PCR test for virus detection in food and bottled water gives simultaneous, qualitative detection and differentiation of Hepatitis A virus, norovirus (from genogroups I & II) with a process control, bacteriophage MS2.
Posted: 2018-02-07 F W

Accula™ System - Affordable POC Flu A/FluB Test Now CE Marked

The FDA, CDC, and WHO all acknowledge that existing POC immunodiagnostic tests for flu perform poorly. Molecular testing is recommended.
Posted: 2018-02-06 C

AOAC-RI Validation for BAX® System Non-O157:H7 STEC in Flour and Beef

BAX® System Real-Time PCR Assay Suite for non-O157:H7 STEC Hygiena’s BAX® System STEC validation in 25g ground beef samples was shown to provide reliable and accurate results within a workday. Also, accurately, and relatively rapidly, detect STEC in flour samples.
Posted: 2018-02-06 F

Transport Swabs - The Interface Between Laboratory and Patient

Transwabs - ISO 15189 compliant certificate for each batch Douglas Shedden, Technical Director at Medical Wire & Equipment discusses why not all transport swabs are the same. Be sure the swabs you use are not the weak link preventing you providing your patients with the service they expect and deserve.
Posted: 2018-02-05 C

Next Day Results for Both E.coli and Coliforms on One Plate

Test for E.coli and Coliforms on one plate 3M™ Petrifilm™ Rapid E. coli/Coliform Count Plate is a two-in-one indicator test that gives both an E. coli and total coliform count in 18-24 hours for a wide variety of food samples.
Posted: 2018-02-02 F

EnSURE™ - One Instrument for Multiple Quality Indicators

EnSURE monitoring system The EnSURE multi-functional food safety monitoring tool will collect, analyze and report - UltraSnap™ ATP Surface Monitoring, AquaSnap™ ATP Water Monitoring, SuperSnap™ ATP Allergen, MicroSnap™ Total, Enteros, Coliforms and E. coli, Acid Phosphatase.
Posted: 2018-02-01 F

BLUE IS THE COLOUR! - TSC Range of Environmental Monitoring Products

ENVIROSCREEN range of environmental sampling products Technical Service Consultants ENVIROSCREEN range includes various swab and sponge options for environmental monitoring in food industry. Range includes kits for hygiene swab and sponge sampling and meat carcass sampling kits.
Posted: 2018-02-01

Campden BRI Expands Microbiology Facilities

Newly opened laboratory facilities at Campden BRI will be used to study heat resistance microbiology, challenge testing, heat process optimisation and validation investigations for the development of new products, processes and technologies.
Posted: 2018-02-01 F

FDA Clearance for Rapid Test for Campylobacter Antigen in Stools

The CAMPYLOBACTER QUIK CHEK™ test is a rapid a rapid membrane enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay that detects Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli antigen in human stool in less than 30 minutes with high positive predictive value.
Posted: 2018-01-30 C

What if Listeria Detection Was Possible in < 60 mins Without Enrichment?

Fast Listeria Detection in less than 60 minutes without enrichment Now you can with Neogen’s Listeria Right Now™ a new, unique environmental monitoring tool. Test your environment and immediately take action to fix issues before they become serious problems. Validated by NSF International and AOAC PTM Pending.
Posted: 2018-01-30 F

New Bovine/Porcine-specific Standard Sensititre Plate

Gamithromycin is available in the U.S. on Sensititre veterinary custom plates, and will be featured on a new bovine/porcine-specific standard plate in early 2018.
Posted: 2018-01-29 V

NF VALIDATION for 3M™ Petrifilm™ Lactic Acid Bacteria Count Plate

The 3M™ Petrifilm™ Lactic Acid Bacteria Count Plate is a ready-to-use plate simplifies the testing process for lactic acid bacteria spoilage organisms by having a self-contained anaerobic environment.
Posted: 2018-01-29 F

Seal Full Rack of 96 Tubes with Single Action

After capping 96 sample tubes in one action, the Capcluster retaining foil can be simply removed to leave each tube individual securely capped.
Posted: 2018-01-29 C CP F O P V

Protect Select Offers Superior Performance for Preservation of Microorganisms

Next generation of low temperature bead storage systems developed by Technical Service Consultants, optimise recovery without extra workload. PROTECT SELECT Anaerobe, Dairy, Yeasts & Moulds provide unique formulations that are tailored to biomass recovery.
Posted: 2018-01-29 C CP F O P V

UKAS Accredited Hepatitis A and Norovirus Detection in Foods

Campden BRI UKAS accredited for food virus testing Campden BRI’s Norovirus and Hepatitis A virus detection methods are based on real-time PCR and will be of interest to salad producers, berry producers, retailers and anyone that handles these products within the supply chain.
Posted: 2018-01-29 F

RIKILT Wageningen Now EU Reference Lab for Mycotoxins and Plant Toxins

RIKILT Wageningen University & Research has been given the important task in the EU with respect to research into mycotoxins and plant toxins in relation to food safety. On 1 March 2018, RIKILT will be European Union Reference Laboratory (EURL)
Posted: 2018-01-23 F
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