Latest Microbiology News

Choosing the Right Pipette Tip for Your Application

15 Oct 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterClinical

Integra Pipette Tips
INTEGRA’s GripTips are designed to fit the company’s broad range of pipettes perfectly and are manufactured under strictly controlled conditions, backed by the VIAPURE statement of quality. more...
Nerbe plus Premium Surface low retention pipette tips
Nerbe plus Premium Surface low retention pipette tips are now available in the UK exclusively from Alpha Laboratories Ltd. more...

The Automatic Pump Dispenser That DOSE IT For You

12 Oct 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterPharmaceutical

DOSE IT the laboratory peristaltic pump
INTEGRA Biosciences has created two new application notes for the DOSE IT: A laboratory peristaltic pump ideal for most probable number method (MPN) and the precise and accurate dispensing of culture media, buffers and other solutions.  more...
TRIOBAS air samplers for RABS and Isolators
Featuring three sampling heads, TRIO.BAS air samplers are the ideal solution for RABS and Isolators because the sampled air remains inside the cabinet and the air doesn’t need to be expelled.  more...
Food Safety Range from Nissui Pharmaceutical Co Ltd
Nissui Pharma Solutions, the European subsidiary of Nissui Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd Japan, will supply Food Safety Products including Compact Dry, EC Blue, Food Stamp, and Dehydrated Culture Media, directly in Europe, Turkey, and Africa. more...
Scientist working in safety cabinet
ISO 9001:2015 certification further boosts The Baker Company's quality standard efforts while continuing to deliver high quality, reliable and durable "Environments for Science". more...

Win an ASSIST PLUS Pipetting Robot from INTEGRA

12 Oct 2021 | OtherPharmaceutical

Win an Integra Assist Plus
Don't miss this opportunity to win an INTEGRA ASSIST PLUS pipetting robot streamlining your daily pipetting tasks. more...
rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing
Thermo Fisher Scientific and Q-linea has announced the launch of the ASTar System – a rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing (rAST) system that provides true minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) results in ≈ 6 hours. more...

Comparing Droplet Digital PCR (ddPCR) and qPCR

08 Oct 2021 | Food & Beverage

Droplet Digital PCR
Comparison between Droplet Digital PCR (ddPCR) and qPCR in screening and confirming Shiga Toxin-Producing E. coli (STEC) with linked and unlinked stx and eae in Beef Matrices more...
Air sampling study in non-controlled environment
Results from a study investigating the potential microbial contamination risk to a product from manufacturing processes are available. Researchers modified the most frequently used active air sampling method in a non-controlled environment to enhance knowledge of risks involved.  more...
Toxinometer Kinetic Incubating Tube Reader
The Toxinometer® ET 7000 from FUJIFILM Wako Chemicals U.S.A Corporation is a computer-operated kinetic incubating tube reader that enables endotoxin testing in a wide range of fields and sample quantities. more...
PCR laboratory workflow
Bioperfectus' informative article on the PCR laboratory workflow includes tips for setting up a PCR lab and the fundamental practices and procedures for avoiding contamination. more...
Based on ATP bioluminescence, U-Treat can both detect (directly) the presence of bacteria within 30 minutes and determine quantitative antibiotic susceptibility in an additional 60 minutes. Test&Treat Ltd is now actively seeking licensing / acquisition partners in veterinary and human diagnostics. more...
Alicyclobacillus detection
A simple and very robust rRNA in situ hybridization test system with live/dead cell differentiation enables the fast and accurate detection or identification of all Alicyclobacillus spoilage species in beverages. more...

Successful Recertification of the MBV AG Calibration Laboratory

05 Oct 2021 | Food & BeveragePharmaceutical

MAS-100 Regulus Digital Anemometer
The ISO 17025 calibration laboratory of MBV has been recertified to calibrate MAS-100 Regulus digital anemometers which are used to calibrate the MAS-100 range of microbial air samplers. more...

BIOBALL®: Where Accuracy, Precision, Efficiency, and Consistency Matters the Most

04 Oct 2021 | WaterOtherPharmaceuticalCosmetic/Personal Care

bioMerieux BioBall
BIOBALL®: 20 years of delivering confidence for your microbiological quality control. This small freeze dried water-soluble certified reference material provides time and labour-intensive cost savings improving overall lab efficiency and productivity. more...
Autoclaves
Visitors to the Priorclave stand 1F03-2, on the Gambica Pavilion at Medica 2021, will be the first to have the opportunity to see new models in an autoclave development programme. more...
APAS Independence
Clever Culture Systems is pleased to announce the signing of an exclusive Distribution Agreement for the APAS® Independence in the United States with Remel Inc., a part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. more...
AccuPoint advanced next generation hygiene monitoring
Introducing AccuPoint® Advanced Next Generation, a new easy and seamless way to store critical data and verify your hygiene programme, including a redesigned handheld ATP testing instrument, innovative samplers, and a powerful data manager software. more...
Thermo Scientific Aqua-Tec Water Preservation Cell
The Thermo Scientific™ Aqua-Tec™ Water Preservation Cell is a revolutionary way to protect your valuable samples from water borne contaminants without the use of harsh chemicals. more...
Campden BRI research
Recent research from Campden BRI has shed light on the species composition of food industry biofilms and the most effective methods to remove them – helping food businesses minimise shelf-life-related issues often associated with biofilms. more...
visit Charles River at this years PDA Microbiology
At this year's PDA Conference find out how Charles River can support your microbial QC with their detection platform for rapid sterility, tools for microbial identification and strain typing, and solutions for endotoxin testing. more...
Pyrotec PRO Robotic Endotoxin Testing System
Adding recombinant Factor C capability to the PyroTec® PRO Robotic System error- and future-proofs BET execution in your laboratory, and helps you comply with the “3 R” principles.  more...
COVID-19 Immunity testing
Read rapidmicrobiology's recent special focus on COVID-19 immunity testing. Various kit types available for the detection of IgG and T-cells. more...
How to Screen for CRE Superbugs Webinar
Hardy Diagnostics Presents: Detection of Carbapenemase Producing Organisms; Advancements and Barriers to the Clinical Laboratory. This Free educational webinar hosted by Hardy Diagnostics is offered with continuing education credits. more...

Enjoying a Good Glass of Wine

24 Sep 2021 | Food & Beverage

Promicol ATP Bioluminescence testing
Promicol, together with the University of Parma has developed a protocol that enables the detection of both yeasts and bacteria in different types of wines after 24 hours more...
Icosagen SARS-CoV-2 Neutralization test
Icosagen's SARS-CoV-2 Neutralizing Ab ELISA kit can determine the duration and efficacy of antibody immunity and allows medical facilities to select highly neutralizing blood serums of patients who have recovered from COVID-19 disease, which then can be used to treat critically ill patients. more...
immunoSEQ T-MAP COVID T cell test
Adaptive Technologies' immunoSEQ® T-MAP™ COVID tool to measure T-cell immune response to the COVID-19 vaccine was used in a study evaluting the J&J vaccine's effectiveness in protecting against variants.  more...
Semi quantitative score card to measure COVID-19 immunity
Abingdon Health plc announces the launch, initially for research use only (RUO), of a score-card product available alongside the AbC-19™ rapid test, which provides a semi-quantitative result to indicate the strength of antibody response and possible immunity. more...
Lateral Flow Assay
Developed by ProGnosis Biotech the Rapid Test 2019-nCoV Total Ig demonstrated 98,75% sensitivity and 100% specificity for total antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 in the latest clinical performance study. more...