Microbiology News : food-beverage

environmental monitoring swab
Validated by AOAC-RI, Insite™ L. mono Glo is an easy-to-use, self-contained, environmental sampling and screening test for Listeria species and Listeria monocytogenes (L. mono). Insite L. mono Glo reduces time, cost and labour over traditional screening. more...
Promicol ATP Bioluminescence Rapid Testing
Food manufacturers switching to Promicol ATP bioluminescence rapid testing can improve the relability and efficiency of their quality control, speed up product release, reduce stock holding and increase cash flow. more...
With applications for food pathogens, water and biopharmaceutical indicator organisms. The Pall Genedisc system uses an all in one cartridge that comes complete with ready to use reagents, automated barcode reading determines the protocol - press the button and go! more...
NCIMB has launched a package of services to help probiotics and feed additive manufacturers assess the suitability of candidate strains and comply with European Food Safety Authority guidelines. more...
Gail Betts CampdenBRI
Campden BRI has begun an industry survey to gain an insight into how much control the food industry has over Listeria. It forms part of a new research project that will deliver new guidelines and controls to help the industry manage this pathogen. more...
Microbiology Insider
Catch our new Insider Magazine for the latest news on microbiology testing including our featured article on spoilage and indicator organisms, alternative methods to reduce your testing time and much more. Get your free copy today! more...
Best way to seal caps on SBS tubes
The Ziath impressiOn sets a new industry leading benchmark for high integrity, cost effective sealing of single use SBS format tube racks. more...
Pipettes that only need one-hand
The BRAND® Transferpette® S line of air displacement pipettes are designed to be truely operational with one hand, plus the slimmer shaft fits even narrow vessels and tip cones are designed to fit most brands of quality pipette tips - volume ranges from 0.1 µL to 10 mL more...
roast chicken
Campden BRI will hold a seminar on 21 April to help the food industry understand how to control Campylobacter more...
Enrichment Media Bag
BIOTECON Diagnostics now supply FoodChek Actero Listeria Elite Enrichment Media which, when used with BIOTECON Diagnostics foodproof® Listeria, significantly reduces time-to-results whilst improving sensitivity, sample handling, and throughput. more...
Keep up with the crowd
Confused on coronavirus terminology? SARS-CoV-2 is the name of the virus and COVID-19 is the name of the disease it causes. SARS-CoV-2 stands for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus 2 and COVID-19 stands for Coronavirus Disease 2019. Read the rapidmicrobiology newsletter. more...
EnSURE Touch
Hygiena’s UltraSnap ATP Test received Performance Tested MethodSM certification from the AOAC-RI on the new EnSURE Touch luminometer, demonstrating the system's sensitivity, reliability and robust operation.  more...
agar plate
RAPID'Campylobacter agar is a selective chromogenic media for the detection and enumeration of the main species of thermophilic Campylobacter (C. jejuni, C. coli and C. lari) in food products and environmental samples.   more...
Eggs
Does your test system detect only native egg protein?  Processed eggs can be harder to detect.  Find out how you can safeguard your products and protect allergy sufferers with R-Biopharm, ELISA test Ridascreen® Egg. more...
Microbiology News Every Week
Everything you need to know about Salmonella testing in foods plus latest updates on swabs and kits for COVID-19 / SARS-CoV-2 diagnostics. more...
MicroVal
Validation of rapid microbiological methods is vital when choosing the right kit for your food or beverage testing. In this special interview with members of the MicroVal committee, we learn what MicroVal validation means and how it compares to AOAC, AFNOR and NordVal. more...
Best Detection Method for Salmonella in Foods
In this special focus find out about the latest rapid test methods for the detection of Salmonella in Foods. more...
Actero
Improve your lab’s testing throughput and safety by eliminating many of the standard steps in preparing enrichment media for bacteria detection. With Actero™ EZ-Media Bag, the medium is ready-to-use in 30 minutes or less. “Always easy. Always right.” more...
The MALDI Biotyper was already validated by MicroVal for the confirmation of Salmonella spp. presumptive colonies isolated from XLD, BGA, 3 chromogenic agars based on C8-esterase activity detection and nonselective media, it now includes Neogen's CASE agar. more...
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Salmonella
Salmonella spp. is one of the most important pathogens in the food chain, and most food samples are tested for it by culture media methods. But not all culture media is compliant with regulations. more...
Campylobacter
With millions of cases, worldwide, each year of foodborne Campylobacteriosis; learn more about these important diarrheal disease-causing pathogens, including the detection and enumeration of Campylobacter spp. in food and environmental samples according to international standards.  more...
boot swab
Technical Service Consultants Ltd [TSC] have recently launched a new and improved range of 2 x paired and 5 x paired poultry boot swab kits for the monitoring of Salmonella in poultry flocks by way of floor litter and other surfaces. more...
Salmonella
LGC Proficiency Testing Salmonella range provide your analysts with the opportunity to fully challenge their methods under a number of different scenarios and increase their likelihood of detecting Salmonella in a real-world sample. more...
IQ Check
Learn more about Salmonella detection in food samples with the Bio-Rad complete solution.
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The  Food Safety law firm Marler-Clark are petitioning the USDA's Food Safety & Inspection Services (FSIS) to have 31 'Salmonella Outbreak Serovars' to be declared as adulterants in meat and poultry products as they have demonstrated to be injurious to human health.  more...
Neogens solutions for Salmonella
We offer a range of both traditional and rapid, alternative methods for the detection of Salmonella including our proprietary CASE (Chromogenic Agar for Salmonella Esterase) formulation. View our innovative solutions & workflows with our free Guide to Food Microbiology Testing - available now. more...
In addition to standard pipetting, dispensing, auto dispensing and a proprietary “learn” function, advanced modes include sequential dispensing of different volumes, multi-aspiration of different volumes and a titration mode. more...
Salmonella
On Thursday 27 February, Campden BRI is running a seminar with expert international speakers to discuss the prevention of STEC and Salmonella contamination in the food industry.  Fiona Cawkell, Microbiology Proficiency Scheme Manager, Campden BRI tells us what to expect. more...
Salmonella
IRIS Salmonella® is an alternative research method of Salmonellae. It permits the detection of all Salmonellae in human, animal food products and environmental samples and provides a negative screening within 37 hours. more...