Microbiology News : clinical, Jul 2021

Low Retention GripTips
ECO Racks contain 60% less plastic, while maintaining the high standards that customers expect from INTEGRA products, they can also be paired with the company’s one-of-a-kind, reusable PopTop Base for the most convenient pipetting experience. more...
New Products for COVID 19 Testing
This week: Bioperfectus gain approval in Germany to sell self-test kits; MIP Diagnostics's nano-molecularly-imprinted-polymers adapted for use in 2-minute antigen test, and a saliva-based antigen test is validated for detecting all known variants.  more...
Bioperfectus Rapid Antigen Test for COVID-19
The Bioperfectus Novel Corona Virus (SARS-CoV-2) Ag Rapid Test Kit has been added to the EU's common list of rapid antigen tests for use within the European Union. The test has also been validated for the detection of common SARS-CoV-2 variants.  more...
Bioperfectus Rapid Antigen self-test for COVID-19
Bioperfectus has announced that their Novel Corona Virus (SARS-CoV-2) Ag Rapid Test Kit (self-test) has received the approval of BfArM. This approval means that they can sell the self-test kit in Germany for direct pathogen detection of SARS-CoV-2.  more...
Based on Specific Diagnostics' unique, patented metabolomic signature technology, the REVEAL Rapid AST system provides actionable results for bloodstream infections (in an average of 5 hours) directly from positive blood culture. more...
BIOMIC V3 Rapid AST from Giles Scientific
BIOMIC V3 provides automated reading, interpreting, and expert review of EUCAST rapid AST (RAST) and CLSI direct from positive blood culture bottles for selected organisms. more...

Win a VIAFLO Electronic Pipette and More From INTEGRA

07 Jul 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterClinicalPharmaceuticalCosmetic/Personal Care

Win an INTEGRA VIAFLO electronic pipette
Find out how you can win one of 20 INTEGRA Biosciences multichannel pipettes and increase your lab productivity. more...
Culture on selective agar
BCSA medium to detect the B. cepacia complex is a new addition to Merck’s powdered NutriSelect® prime culture media that offer compliance with pharmaceutical standards, and QC based on the Growth Promotion Test acc. to USP. more...
Copan will showcase their clinical microbiology expertise at ECCMID
Copan will participate in ECCMID 2021 with a flash session exploring its latest releases and an integrated symposium on molecular biology lab automation, held by Dr. Paolo Gaibani and chaired by Professor David Hawkes. more...
SARS-CoV-2 Testing
This week: New RT-qPCR genotyping kit detects delta and other VOCs; VITROS automated antigen test matches gold-standard in study; NIH finds regular antigen testing is just as good as PCR; and a FDA-EUA antibody test validated for oral-fluid. more...