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Healthcare Facilities Begin Work to Prevent Legionella Growth in Water Systems

EMLab P&K offers laboratory and planning services to Medicare certified healthcare facilities who are building and instituting water management plans in response to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ recent memorandum.
Posted: 2017-08-14 C

New Primer Pairs for LDTs for P. jirovecii, Group C and G Strep

Laboratories are better able to customize assay designs, improve test availability and control costs with access to commercially developed molecular reagents.
Posted: 2017-08-08 C

New Book - Aseptic and Sterile Processing: Control, Compliance and Future Trends

The book considers the state of sterile products manufacturing both today and tomorrow.
Posted: 2017-08-07 P

Bruker Acquires Field-Portable Platform for BioThreat Agents

Ultra-sensitive electrochemical biochip-based Instrument and consumables to expand Bruker's bio-detection capabilities for homeland security and microbiology applications.
Posted: 2017-08-07 O

USDA-GIPSA Approval for Romer Labs Fumonisin Test Kit

The AgraStrip® Total Fumonisin WATEX® test receives approval after passing USDA-GIPSA performance criteria evaluation.
Posted: 2017-08-07 F

New Absorbance Reader and Washer for 96-, 384- and 24-Well Microplates

BioTek announces the launch of its new microplate reader and washer duo, the 800 TS and 50 TS.
Posted: 2017-08-07 C O P

How Novartis Keeps Track of 400 Pipettes

Rainin’s calibration service helps ensure accurate, precise pipetting however many pipettes and protocols your lab has.
Posted: 2017-08-03 C CP F O P V W

Real-time Verification of the Cleanliness of Endoscopes and Other Reusables

EndoSwab instant checking of endoscope cleaning SuperSnap™ offers simple and dependable detection of ATP, a common component of all body fluids and bacteria. With results in 15 secs, this quick testing process highlights whether the initial cleaning steps have been effective.
Posted: 2017-08-03 C

AVM® Veg Powder – First Plant-based Linden Grain Medium

Vegetable based Linden Grain Medium For simple, flexible and reliable validation of aseptic filling lines, Döhler liquid Linden Grain Medium with Aseptic Validation Medium (AVM) veg eliminates potential contamination of lines with animal ingredients.
Posted: 2017-08-03 F

IDbyDNA and ARUP Laboratories to Develop NGS Tests

IDbyDNA and ARUP Laboratories have announced a strategic partnership to develop and commercialize novel next-generation sequencing (NGS) infectious disease tests that are more comprehensive, more sensitive, and more accurate than conventional
Posted: 2017-08-01 C

Cherwell Publishes Cleanroom Decontamination Guide

eBook on Cleanroom Decontamination Providing a quick guide on validation standards and regulations, this e-book includes an overview of cleanroom disinfectants; decontamination techniques; decontamination devices and systems that deliver quicker, safer cleanroom decontamination.
Posted: 2017-08-01 P

FDA Clears Identification of Mycobacteria, Nocardia and Moulds on VITEK® MS

With more than 15,000 distinct strains, VITEK MS provides the microbiology lab with the most comprehensive Mass Spectrometry database to improve clinical decision-making for infectious diseases.
Posted: 2017-08-01 C

Robotic Track Based Aliquoter and Container Scanning System on Show at AACC

Yaskawa Motoman’s process automation systems are engineered to collect and analyze specimen processing data. Multiple connectivity and configurability options facilitate data exchange across information systems and ensure compatibility with future IT architecture.
Posted: 2017-08-01 C

Thermal Printer Gives Better Clarity on Autoclave Sterilisation Cycle

The new thermal printer will be rolled out across the entire Priorclave range of laboratory autoclaves such as benchtop, top loading and all front loading designs including those with cylindrical and rectangular chambers, double-door models and stackable units.
Posted: 2017-07-31 C CP O P V

Lab M Expands µPREP™ Ready-to-Reconstitute Media Range

Lab M's µPREP media bags require no weighing, autoclaving or cooling to create 20L of sterile media (BPW, Lactose Broth and Half Fraser Broth), now with an increased reconstituted shelf life of five days.
Posted: 2017-07-31 F

FDA-Cleared Liofilchem MIC Test Strip (MTS™) Tedizolid (TZD)

FDA Cleared MIC Test Strip Tedizolid Tedizolid is the seventh in a long series of MIC Test Strip items to be approved by the FDA, following recent approval of the Vancomycin, Dalbavancin, Ceftolozane-tazobactam, Meropenem, Ceftazidime and Telavancin strips.
Posted: 2017-07-27 C

Beer Spoilage Testing and Results in the Same Shift

A new white paper and application note is available for beer spoilage monitoring.
Posted: 2017-07-27 F

Outbreak Highlights Risk of Salmonella Infection from Working in Microbiology Lab

PulseNet has helped CDC and public health officials identify a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium infections linked to use of the bacterium in clinical, commercial and teaching microbiology laboratories.
Posted: 2017-07-25 C O

Rules for Automated Urine Culture Screening Can be Customized

Using the BD Kiestra™ ReadA™ compact’s intelligent incubation and imaging device with high-throughput robotics to perform time series imaging, plates with no significant growth can be automatically released for disposal and the results reported to the customer’s compatible laboratory information system (LIS).
Posted: 2017-07-25 C

When Science Becomes Art – Olympus Image of the Year Award

Be in with a chance to win a microscope by entering Olympus’ Image of the Year European Life Science Light Microscopy Award, judges are looking for artistic and visual aspects, scientific impact and microscope proficiency.
Posted: 2017-07-25 C CP F O P V

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