Microbiology News : clinical

Octagonal PET Storage Bottles with 31 mm tamper-evident cap
Corning® Gosselin™ octagonal PET storage bottles are available in 125ml to 1litre and either sterile or non sterile. more...
Liofilchem MTS™ (MIC Test Strip) Levofloxacin (LEV)
Liofilchem has received clearance from the FDA to market in the United States the Levofloxacin 0.002-32 MTS™ (MIC Test Strip), a quantitative assay for determining the Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) of Levofloxacin. more...
QuantStudio 6 and 7 Pro Real-Time PCR Systems, capabilities include facial authentication, voice commands, radio-frequency identification (RFID)-enabled plate scanning, and quick access to service and support with a single touch. more...
The first and only platform that allows researchers to develop models with customized microbiota profiles and then expand to produce study cohorts with similar microbiomes via natural mating, all while monitored with extensive quality controls.  more...
Hygiena technologies
Keeping equipment, fixtures and surfaces clean in operating suites and other healthcare locations is a critical control point. Hygiena technologies provide easy-to-use, and internationally verified tests for cleanliness effectiveness, the first step toward infection control.  more...
Ask Dave?
Dave Albury, CEO InnovaPrep provides an overview of public heath applications using the InnovaPrep concentrating pipette more...
 Latest improvements include expansion of reference library for broader species identification by MALDI Biotyper, increased microbial ID from positive blood cultures with improved Sepsityper™ kit, easier subtyping for hospital hygiene and infection control with improved IR Biotyper.
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QuickMIC™  is a novel high-throughput lab-on-chip test for rapid phenotypic antibiotic susceptibility testing directly from positive blood cultures. more...
For the  detection  and  differentiation of the blaKPC, blaNDM, blaVIM, blaOXA-48-like, and blaIMP gene sequences associated with carbapenem-non-susceptibility. more...
In a new report, ECDC proposes to prioritise the implementation of WGS depending on disease and public health application. Download pdf report. more...
Initially focused on Unyvero Pneumonia Applications, the mechanisms of resistance, antimicrobial drug classes affected by these mechanisms, prevalence of such markers in different bacterial pathogens and, most importantly, the accuracy of the markers in predicting resistance to these drugs. more...
Timeline of Investments in Microbiome
Microbiome Invest 2019 promotes partnerships and showcases the latest innovation in the microbiome field, this infographic highlights the key money movements for this sector in 2018. more...
MTS™-SAS – Synergy Application System
MTS-SAS combines the reliability of MIC Test Strip with patented tools to facilitate and standardize a critical assay such as the in-vitro combination of antibiotics. more...
Easy carbapenemase detection
MAST® CARBA PAcE is a simple, cost effective solution providing fast results within 10 minutes, with 48 tests per kit it’s ideal for screening purposes, and supporting effective infection prevention and control. No special equipment is required.
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Specific’s Reveal™ AST system provides phenotypic antibiotic susceptibility results in an average of 4 hours direct from positive blood culture or isolates. more...
COPAN’s PhenoMATRIX™
Never touch a negative plate again with COPAN’s PhenoMATRIX™ suite of algorithms more...
bioMérieux diagnostics
Putting diagnostics at the heart of Antimicrobial Stewardship (AMS) programs is key to success. bioMérieux shares innovations at stand 1.3 and explores the topic at an Integrated Symposium on April 14th in Hall G. more...
EntericBio
Looking to implement a molecular enteric solution? Need a high throughput and rapid solution for the screening of CPE? Want to move to a first line PCR algorithm for Clostridium difficile?  EntericBio is a unique and proven RT-PCR solution.  more...
Vivalytic
Vivalytic – the universal platform for molecular laboratory diagnostics makes complex lab tests brilliantly simple. With Vivalytic, we have developed a new all-in-one solution.  more...
ECCMID 2019
ECCMID, as the world’s premier Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases event, ECCMID once again brings together experts to present their latest findings to an audience of over 12,000 delegates. This rapidmicrobiology.com special focus features what's on at this years ECCMID show. more...
Puritan Medical Products
Looking for a flock swab to collect and reliably transport DNA, or a transport media device with an NP swab that will work with your automated platform?  Perhaps a surface testing swab for use in your facility? You'll find what you need at Puritan. more...
NG-Test® CARBA 5
Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) infections are increasing worldwide and 700 000 people die each year globally.  Fight at your level with a rapid and effective detection of carbapenemases with this unique and new test. more...
molecular diagnostic solutions
Stop by Mobidiag at ECCMID booth (#1.62, Hall 3) to discover our proprietary diagnostic solutions, Amplidiag® and Novodiag® and how these can provide fast, accurate and accessible results for the diagnosis of infectious diseases and antimicrobial resistance. more...
VirClia Monotest
VirClia® is the first fully automated, self-contained monotest, multiparameter CLIA system.  It provides the widest panel for infectious diseases testing where all assays are compatible with each other, and all can be treated as one. more...
1st Rapid Release of ATMPs
Contaminated ATMPs pose life-threatening risks for immunocompromised patients. Microbial release test results prior to treatment are essential. Now available for PCR-based bacteria and mycoplasma detection, the highest specificity and more control. more...
ChromaZona
ChromaZona is an IVD certified instrument for automated AST & microbial ID in the clinical lab.  It comes complete with eAST, MIC Strip & Chromogenic ID software, enabling you to generate objective, consistent AST & identification data quickly & efficiently. more...
Mycofast®
ELITech has built a solid reputation in providing manual tests in the fields of urogenital mycoplasma diagnosis. The latest Mycofast® RevolutioN 2 and RevolutioN ATB+ include a number of major innovations that enhance flexibility and ease of use. more...
Fecal Swabs
A study being presented at ECCMID demonstrates that using Fecal Transwab® as the collection device improved the sensitivity of a leading multiplex based test for enteric pathogens. more...
QC Controls for Molecular Syndromic Tests
Microbiologics offers over 900 strains in a variety of formats for assay and diagnostic system validation/verification, routine QC, proficiency testing and more. Visit booth 1.101 to learn how we can simplify testing in your lab. more...
Fecal Transport Swab Nucelic Acid Free
Extraneous nucleic acid contaminants in traditional Cary-Blair transports can potentially cause erroneous false-positive results for Vibrio and Yersinia species in molecular diagnostic assays. more...