VIDAS® LDUO New Proactive Solution for Listeria Risk Control
VIDAS® LDUO innovation
bioMérieuxs new VIDAS® LDUO test now enables the simultaneous detection and differentiation of Listeria spp and Listeria monocytogenes in a single test for food products and environmental samples.
A proactive approach
By working in routine with the simultaneous detection of Listeria spp andListeria monocytogenes, laboratories can improve their efficiency and better anticipate the risk of Listeria contamination. The use of Listeria spp as an early alert indicator reinforces the control of this pathogen. The immediate result for Listeria monocytogenes optimizes the confirmation procedure.
VIDAS® LDUO: officially validated by AFNOR/ISO 16140
VIDAS®, the worlds leading automated system for food-borne pathogen detection has recently obtained official validation by AFNOR in compliance with ISO 16140 (BIO-12/18- 03/06) for its new and innovative solution for controlling the risk of Listeria : VIDAS® Listeria DUO. This marks the 30th official validation of the VIDAS® system.
Through its expertise in food testing and its knowledge of immunoassay development, bioMérieux is achieving new standards in industrial microbiological control. Our R&D teams are working on new high performance solutions for quality control laboratories in the food industry, using state-of-the-art technologies available in bioMérieuxs portfolio.
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Posted on April 10, 2006