Pharmaceutical Microbiology News - page 29
Top-loading laboratory autoclaves are the longest serving stalwarts of the Priorclave steam steriliser range, a 100 litre model being the first produced and to leave the company's factory in 1988 when it started trading, and through dedicated
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.
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.
Merck Millipore have introduced an easy-to-use airborne particle counter designed to reduce cleanroom certification and monitoring costs while minimizing the likelihood of human sampling errors.
Library update for Mycobacteria, workflow optimization tools - MALDI Biotyper Pilot, MALDI Biotyper Galaxy and novel MSBL software for MALDI-based functional resistance testing.
Video showing how the novel GreenLight oxygen depletion method works to enumerate microbes in food, package and pharmaceutical samples.
At ASM this year, Merck Millipore will showcase the new EZ-product family, a complete integrated solution to streamline microbial workflows in quality assurance and quality control laboratories.
Life Technologies partners with Ridom to make automated bacterial typing on the Ion Personal Genome Machine sequencer available to any lab.
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.
VIAFLO multichannel reagent reservoirs are both economically and environmentally friendly because users can reuse the reservoir base and dispose of the reservoir inserts.
Range of stainless steel contact plate and petri dish carriers constructed with no fixings or difficult corners to facilitate cleaning and autoclaving to meet cleanroom specifications
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.
Antimicrobial Test Labs test presence of viruses before and after treatment with antimicrobials using infection and damage to mammalian host cells, rather than growth of bacterial or fungal colonies on agar plates.
INTERSCIENCE FlexiPump range for easy serial dispensing of liquids - culture media, diluents etc. any volume from 50 μl to 99L.
Axcess™ System, combines the Bruker MALDI Biotyper system with the Accugenix® microbial database providing rapid, accurate microbial identifications for environmental monitoring applications.
For easy automated colony counting, Scan colony counters count 1000 colonies in 1 sec with 98% precision, system comes with 23 pre-set media.
Lonza's QC Testing Solutions e-Newsletter provides the latest information about endotoxin products, services and industry-leading software, as well as rapid mycoplasma detection products and services.
Granulated media compacts fine particles into small, uniform granules reducing dust generation, dispersion, and the risk of inhalation of hazardous or toxic substances.
New microbiology testing service means that medical device, pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare manufacturers will be able to get all their testing done by one supplier.