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Microbiology News: Food & Beverage


Thermo Scientific™ Culti-Loops™ Quality Control Organisms

19 May 2022 | Food & BeveragePharmaceutical

CultiLoops ready to use quality control organisms
Culti-Loops™ are ready-to-use, disposable bacteriological loops containing stabilized, viable microorganisms in a unique gel matrix. Ensure consistent microbiological testing for pharmaceutical and food products with strict quality control materials. more...
Visual Assessment of Food Line Cleanliness
The BactiScan™ is a handheld, quick and easy-to-use bacterial detection scanner can highlight where bacteria or biofilm are on your processing line prior to ATP swab testing to ensure cleanliness and safety in your plant and compliance with legislative regulations and guidelines. more...
Medical Wire and Equipment Swabs are CLSI-M40-A2 compliant and CE marked
How does a microbiology lab know its results are accurate and precise? By constant vigilence via the use of QC standards, controls and taking part in proficiency testing programmes. Browse our special focus to discover what products are available to ensure your lab gets it right every time! more...

Infectious Disease Research: Reproducible Results Require Proper Pipetting - Podcast

11 May 2022 | Food & BeverageWaterClinicalLaboratory EquipmentPharmaceuticalVeterinaryCosmetic/Personal CareMicrobiome

Learn to Use Pipette Correctly at Sartorius Pipette Academy
In this podcast episode, our guests from Sartorius give advice on correct pipetting techniques that will avoid cell damage and reproducibility errors. more...
Compact Dry
CompactDry™ “Nissui” LM is a small and ready-to-use medium plate developed for detection and enumeration of Listeria monocytogenes. It has gained MicroVal certification for a broad range of foods and environmental samples. more...
Gloved hands holding a NEMIS Listeria N Light swab
The COVID19 pandemic has taught us the importance of testing early and often.  With food product recalls in Europe up 13% in 2020, we learn how the use of NEMIS Technologies N-LightTM Listeria monocytogenes can enable testing early and often, offering tremendous opportunities for the food industry. more...
BIPEA Proficiency Testing Schemes
Verify the accuracy and reliability of your laboratory's detection and enumeration competancy with BIPEA Proficiency Testing Schemes, which offer a wide range of analytes in real food matrices - including Salmonella, Listeria, Staphylococcal toxins and food borne viruses, more...

High Performance Testing for Low pH Beverages

06 May 2022 | Food & Beverage

Innovate System
Acidic, complex matrices can impact the reliability of microbiological testing, leading to potential inaccuracy, repeat testing, and product release delays. The Innovate System RapiScreen™ Beverage Kit overcomes these challenges with optimized buffering capacity for rapid, accurate results. more...

Don’t Let Dead Cell/Free DNA Haunt You!

04 May 2022 | Food & Beverage

iQ-Check Free DNA Removal Solution
iQ-Check Free DNA Removal Solution (FDRS) from Bio-Rad Laboratories is an enzymatic solution to remove free DNA from food and environmental samples prior to PCR analysis.​ more...

Condalab, Your ISO 11133 Partner for Your QC Procedures

28 Apr 2022 | Food & BeveragePharmaceutical

Condalab Culture Media
ISO 11133 is key to have reliable results of your microbiological analysis. At Condalab, all of our culture media quality assurance is tested and validated according to this standard to make your own QC procedures easier. more...
SureTect Salmonella Species
The Thermo Scientific™ SureTect™ Salmonella Species PCR Assay is a rapid and efficient solution for testing foods, the environment, and large portions of low-moisture foods of up to 375 g validated according to ISO 16140-2 and AOAC-OMA requirements. more...
NEOGEN Workshop
NEOGEN®’s virtual microbiology workshop is back for 2022. Join us on 17th May for another dynamic virtual event focusing on the latest developments in food testing technology, industry news and trends. more...
Lateral Flow Test
Symmetric Histamine is a fully quantitative lateral-flow test, using distilled water for extraction, the easy protocol delivers results in only 3 minutes. It is suitable for testing at the lab, at the port or factory, or at any reception point. more...

What's on Show at ECCMID 2022 - a rapidmicrobiology Special Focus

18 Apr 2022 | Food & BeverageClinicalPharmaceutical

Latest products for clinical microbiology diagnostics
Bringing together over 14,000 delegates ECCMID 2022 is an important congress in the field of infection control. Explore this rapidmicrobiology special focus and find out What's on Show in the exhibition halls. more...
Stomacher Paddle Blender Bag
Free trial offer: Microbiology laboratories invited to see how they can eliminate risk of sample bags leaking and bursting during disposal more...
RapiScreen Beverage Kit
The user-friendly, rapid, microbial screening system provides high-performance testing for low pH beverages and quality control results within 30 minutes more...

What Do You Need From Your Microbiological Incubators?

08 Apr 2022 | Food & BeverageClinicalLaboratory EquipmentOtherPharmaceutical

Microbiological Incubators
The marketplace for microbiological analysis equipment can be confusing with so much choice on offer – so how do you know which microbiological incubator is best for your company?  What key attribute should you consider? more...

Why R-Card Coliform Testing is Making a Splash at Zoo Atlanta

06 Apr 2022 | Food & BeverageWaterVeterinary

R Card coliform testing method and photo of seals at the zoo
With everything you need to produce rapid and accurate test results in a single test card it is easy to see why Veterinary Technicians at Zoo Atlanta love the patented R-CARD®  Coliform testing method. more...
BIPEA PTS 111
BIPEA is launching a new interlaboratory test (PTS 111) that will allow laboratories to detect Staphylococcal enterotoxins type SEA to SEE in food. more...
Little girl having her nose swabbed and examples of Puritan flocked swabs
Puritan’s patented HydraFlock® and PurFlock Ultra® flocked swabs, with their unique fiber structures, provide higher specimen collection and elution properties. Available in many tip shapes and sizes as well as different breakpoint configurations. more...
Simplify your Listeria testing with BioRads detection solutions
Bio-Rad offers a complete solution that simplifies your Listeria testing options for faster, more comprehensive results. more...
Food quality assurance professional in food processing area with cartoon food pathogens
In this rapidmicrobiology special focus, we highlight products designed to help implement an effective and compliant environmental monitoring programme in food production facilities, from swabs to PCR. Browse through to find the product most suited to your requirements. more...

In Today's World of Short Supply, Product Safety is Top Priority

28 Mar 2022 | Food & BeveragePharmaceutical

Puritan specimen collection devices for environmental monitoring
Today, with costs rising and many items in short supply, every raw material and every finished good is valuable. Monitor to be sure your efforts to deliver the best products aren't derailed by quality issues related to microbial contamination. more...
Accupoint
Hygiene monitoring is at the core of every food safety programme. A good hygiene monitoring programme can highlight problems before products are manufactured. Stopping these issues early not only protects public health, but also protects brand integrity. more...

Why Use PCR for Testing Gluten?

21 Mar 2022 | Food & Beverage

qPCR testing R-Biopharm
Gluten is the general name for the proteins in wheat, barley, rye, and triticale. Since PCR detects DNA or RNA – not protein, the question remains: How can you use qPCR in gluten analysis? qPCR can help you to confirm your results and identify the source of contamination. more...
Condalab Culture Media
Have you ever had to reject a batch due to microbiological contamination? Thanks to Condalab, you can efficiently monitor production plants, clean rooms and cleaning protocols, preventing potential contamination sources more...
RapiScreen Kits
Traditional testing methods take multiple days, if not weeks, to determine if beverages are contaminated with microorganisms. Streamline testing by using the Innovate System to detect contamination in as little as 24 hours. more...

Highest Precision in Microbial Air Sampling With MAS-100 Air Samplers

21 Mar 2022 | Food & BeveragePharmaceutical

Microbial Air Samplers
For over 30 years, we have developed and produced high-quality microbial air samplers. Many years of expertise and Swiss perfection have made us the world market leader. Our mobile and installed instruments offer you precision, sampling efficiency and reliability. more...
ProGnosis Testing Kits
An article about the continuing contamination of mycotoxins in foods (e.g. grains, cereals, juice products) and how ProGnosis Biotech has developed a 5-minute quantitative testing approach for producers to rapidly tackle this prevailing problem. more...
World Bioproducts
Looking for microbiological sample collection devices built specifically to address the challenges faced by food manufacturers, learn how World Bioproducts can help. more...