Water Microbiology News - page 5
The Priorclave Q63 front-loading cylindrical chamber autoclave has large load capacity (choose from 320 or 500 litres ) at reduced cost due to a simpler production process compared to rectangular chamber autoclaves.
Now with NF validation certificate the IDEXX Pseudalert® and Quanti-Tray® test, can be used for counting and confirming Pseudomonas aeruginosa within 24 hours, in drinking water, including bottled water and pool water.
Using an immunomagnetic separation technique, the IDEXX Filta-Max and Filta-Max xpress, for the enumeration of Cryptosporidium and Giardia in water is now specified in revised French drinking water standard NF T90-455.
The VIAFILL Reagent Dispenser offers simplistic programming of repeat dispenses, variable volume dispenses and custom programming. Users can easily alternate between 8 and 16 channel dispensing cassettes for rapid filling of 6 to 1536 well plates.
Using the latest technology, the PIPETBOY acu 2 is now lighter and faster, reducing work time whilst improving ergonomic experience - suitable for all commercially available glass and plastic serological pipettes.
The Tacta Pipette range comes with Optiload spring-loaded tip cones for perfect tip seal with minimal force very low aspiration and dispensing forces and the new Optiject soft release - autoclavable without taking apart.
Biosynth and its collaborators are especially successful in developing reagents for use in chromogenic culture media for the detection of pathogens with the resulting technology being made available for licensing to customers.
Autoclaveable without disassembly, Tacta is the new premium, mechanical pipette range from Sartorius, featuring superb comfort and reliability. The Tacta range makes pipetting effortless and safe, while producing consistent, accurate and reliable results.
Accurately count colonies of all sizes and colours with the next generation aCOLyte 3 HD automated colony counter for microbiologists that demand a sensitive, budget system.
The new INTERSCIENCE catalog contains the latest products for the microbiology laboratory including bags, gravimetric dilutors and blenders for sample preparation and automated diluter, spiral plater and colony counters for microbiological analysis.
CosmosID will enable QIAGEN’s customers to employ shotgun metagenomics and microbiome analysis for fields such as infectious disease, animal health, agriculture, environmental, and food safety.
Determine the real risk in water systems with the GenIUL qPCR assay which uses viability dyes to give a count of live Legionella spp. in water samples, delivering fast results in hours.
Study shows the MOCON GreenLight® rapid microbial detection system supports several commercially available selective broths for Pseudomonas species delivering results in approx 32 hours for 10 CFU/100ml water.
New hydrocarbon degrading (Sphingobium scionense) and radiation resistant (Deinococcus depolymerans) strains have been added to NCIMB’s reference collection.
Pan European study shows IDEXX Pseudalert®/Quanti-Tray® method is an acceptable alternative to ISO 16266 and MoDW Part 8., providing confirmed P. aeruginosa counts in pool and spa waters within 24–28 h compared to 40–48 h or longer.
Adapted to all sizes of Petri dishes and all media culture, the INTERSCIENCE Scan® 4000 has excellent lighting and a high resolution camera creating HD images on 100% of your dish.
Learn best practices for segregating, transferring and labeling liquid waste - displayed in downloadable poster, available in English, German or French.
Supplies of pure agar are difficult to come by with Thermo Fisher and Millipore Sigma having stoped selling pure bacteriological agar as a stand alone item.
To automate pipetting into 96 and 384 well microplates, the VIAFLO II electronic pipette together with a VIAFLO ASSIST can help reduce liquid handling errors and increase assay throughput.
Detect E.coli and total coliforms in drinking water in 18 hours - reference method under EN ISO 9308-2, in the European Drinking Water Directive 2015/1787.