Water Microbiology News - page 6
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.
INTEGRA reports on a new
With a large diameter sterilising chamber and a small footprint the Priorclave QCS 100 laboratory autoclave is a truly versatile machine ideal for labs limited on space.
A new short and engaging SimpleShow’ format video from INTEGRA introduces and explains the unique features and benefits of their Multichannel Pipette Reagent Reservoirs
New book - Pharmaceutical Microbiology - provides microbiologists with all they need to know.
INTEGRA has published a new white paper that discusses how observing good pipetting practice helps to achieve better results in serial dilution assays.
A new dedicated microbiology and DNA extraction lab means NCIMB can now offer a same-day molecular based microbial identification service.
The ‘How-It-Works’ guide and ‘SimpleShow’ format video explains the operation and safety features of INTEGRA's FIREBOY Safety Bunsen Burner,
A new short and engaging SimpleShow’ format video* from INTEGRA introduces and explains the unique features and benefits of their Multichannel Pipette Reagent Reservoirs.
The product consists of a powder, which is added to a standard 100ml water sample and then incubated for 18 hours in the case of presence/absence determination, after incubation. coliforms are indicated by a yellow colour and fluorescence indicates the presence of E. coli.
Using immuno magnetic particles the Legipid® Legionella water test is the only AOAC RI approved rapid test for Legionella in water.
INTERSCIENCE Scan® range of colony counters are now available in the UK from automated imaging experts eikonix Ltd.