Microbiology News : clinical

ShuttlePouch
Alpha Laboratories Ltd. and shuttlepac Ltd.  ShuttlePouch™ has been awarded Flexible Plastic Pack of the Year in the 2021 UK Packaging Awards. ShuttlePouch is a compliant UN3373 sample packaging solution that protects users from exposure to biological samples. more...

Microbiologics Has Named Greg Swanson as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

24 Nov 2021 | Food & BeverageClinicalPharmaceutical

Swanson will lead the global sales, business development and marketing functions to drive future growth and profitability. He has over 25 years of sales and marketing leadership experience in the medical device industry. more...
PCR Test SARS-CoV-2 and Influenza
The CE-marked EURORealTime SARS-CoV-2/Influenza A/B is a multiplex PCR-based test for fast and efficient detection and differentiation of SARS-CoV-2 and influenza virus types A and B from throat swabs. Only one reaction is required per sample. more...
IMMY sona Aspergillus LFA
The IMMY range of lateral flow assays, available from Alpha Laboratories, provide simple-to-use, rapid diagnostic assays to aid fungal disease detection and support early diagnosis and patient management. more...
FDA cleared MTS
Liofilchem has received clearance from the FDA to market the Piperacillin-tazobactam 0.016/4-256/4 MTS™ (MIC Test Strip) in the United States. more...

QC Microorganisms Simplifying Microbiology Control and Eliminating Prep Work

15 Nov 2021 | Food & BeverageClinicalPharmaceuticalVeterinaryCosmetic/Personal Care

Instant Inoculator QC microorganisms
Instant Inoculator™ transfers isolated colonies to solid media, requiring no prep, no rehydration, and no liquid handling, positing itself as the easiest and simplest way to work with reference microorganisms. more...
nanoComposix Gold Nanoparticles
As one of the world’s largest gold nanoparticle manufacturers, we can leverage our scaled production to produce the highest quality and lowest priced gold colloid for rapid diagnostic tests. No commercial use license is required for our gold colloid products – simply purchase and use. more...

The Marketing Solution for Global Microbiology Brands

09 Nov 2021 | Food & BeverageClinicalPharmaceuticalVeterinaryCosmetic/Personal CareMicrobiome

rapidmicrobiology media kit 2022
Get your marketing campaign in place now ready for 2022, download the rapidmicrobiology media kit here for details - or connect directly to the team here who will help you get started. more...
Bioperfectus Human Papillomavirus Genotyping Real Time PCR Kit
Bioperfectus Human Papillomavirus Real-Time PCR Kit is able to detect 96 samples in 100 minutes with the ability to respectively report HPV-16 and HPV-18 as primary evidence for cervical cancer screening. more...
IUL IPEAK
IUL SA presents iPeak® Europium a new off-the-shelf lateral flow reader designed to scan fluorescence-labeled lateral flow tests. more...
Gold Nanoshells
Our BioReady Gold Nanoshell particles can deliver 6 to 20 times greater sensitivity in lateral flow assays compared to 40 nm diameter gold colloid. more...
Specialist contract development and manufacturing IVD and POC
Biofortuna the specialist contract development and manufacturing partner to the IVD and point of care testing sectors, has relocated to new purpose built manufacturing facilities in Deeside,UK more...
C auris on HardyCHROM Candida plus auris
HardyCHROM™ Candida + auris media is recommended for the selective isolation and differential identification of Candida species and offers easy-to-read chromogenic and fluorogenic results. more...
APAS Independence MRSA Analysis Module
The APAS Independence with MRSA Analysis Module has been cleared as a Class II medical device by the FDA. The APAS Independence automates the screening, sorting, and interpretation of culture plates and remains the first of its kind to auto-verify negative culture plates in the United States. more...

New Cryptosporidium parvum Monoclonal Antibodies Available

29 Oct 2021 | WaterClinicalPharmaceutical

New Cryptosporidium parvum Monoclonal Antibodies
ViroStat has just released two new Rabbit Monoclonal Antibodies that are reactive with Oocysts of Cryptosporidium parvum. more...

ANT Medikal Appointed as Redipor® Prepared Media Distributor in Turkey

28 Oct 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterClinicalPharmaceuticalVeterinary

Cherwell Redipor
Cherwell Laboratories, manufacturer of Redipor® prepared culture media, announces that it has added ANT Medikal, in Turkey, to its international distribution network for the Redipor range, as part of the company’s continued strategic focus on building its overseas markets. more...
nanoComposix Lateral Flow Assays
NanoComposix is a full-service lateral flow development company specializing in the design and manufacture of ultra-sensitive quantitative diagnostic assays. more...
bioMerieux BioBall
As per USP <60> testing requirements, BIOBALL® offers all Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) test strains in MultiShot 550 CFU format. more...

European Launch of ReCO2ver™ Announced

27 Oct 2021 | ClinicalOtherPharmaceuticalMicrobiome

Baker ReCO2ver
The Baker Company announces the European launch of ReCO2ver™, the innovative Carbon Dioxide Cell Culture Incubator, designed to improve laboratory productivity as well as enhance the integrity of scientific research. more...
Chromogenic media for uropathogens
Uropathogens are well spread throughout society and there’s a need for fast and reliable methods of detection. Condalab presents its chromogenic culture media for rapid detection and identification of these microorganisms more...
U-treat fast detect and AST for clinical and veterinary UTI
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...
Uropathogenic organisms kits and reagents
This special focuses on urinary pathogen detection and antibiotic susceptibility testing. Find ready-to-use culture media, chromgenic media, dip slides, all-in-one kits and automated plate sorters for high-throughput labs.  more...
testing for urinary pathogens
Liofilchem produces dip-slides, chromogenic culture media, MIC Test Strip, antibiotic disks, and ID-AST galleries for the microbial identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of urinary pathogens. more...
Custom Targeted-Sequencing Panel for the SARS-CoV-2 Genome Using the D3 Design Service
Labs can save reagents and hands-on time using Fluidigm's new 'Custom Targeted-Sequencing Assay Pool Set for the SARS-CoV-2 Genome'. In this interview with Roberto Spada (Fluidigm), he explains how this is possible with the Juno™ bench-top system and the essential data it provides. more...
Prenova instrument
With the quality control of vaccines still mainly regulated by compendial methods it can take 14 days or more for a batch to be released and administered to patients. Promicol has developed a method shortening time-to-release to 72 hours. more...

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...
APAS Independence Delivers automated culture plate reading
Bring clever automation to your lab with the APAS Independence and free up valuable microbiologist time to focus on other tasks. The APAS Independence with the Urine Analysis Module (FDA cleared as a class II medical device in 2019) automatically screens urine cultures. 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...
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...