Microbiology News : clinical, Oct 2021

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...
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...
UTIC Condachrome
Uropathogens are well spread throughout society and there’s a need for fast and reliable methods of detection. Condalab presents its chromogenic for rapid detection and identification of these microorganisms 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...
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...
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...