Microbiology News : food-beverage

Enjoying a Good Glass of Wine

24 Sep 2021 | Food & Beverage

Promicol ATP Bioluminescence testing
Promicol, together with the University of Parma has developed a protocol that enables the detection of both yeasts and bacteria in different types of wines after 24 hours more...
Photo of peaches with text about rapid microbial detection in fruit juice
NEOGEN®’s Soleris® NF-OSB vial offers sensitive detection of aciduric microorganisms in less than 48 hours. As well as providing fast, automated results, the test has been validated according to ISO16140-2 to ensure you can test with confidence. more...
CDC facts about novel foods causing foodborne illnesses and outbreaks
The CDC has published a report on new foods responsible for foodborne illnesses and outbreaks. Twenty-eight novel foods have been identified with Salmonella and STEC as the most common disease-causing agents.  more...

Fast, Accurate, Portable Legionella Testing Solutions

17 Sep 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterPharmaceutical

Legionella testing using qPCR
Legionella testing is essential for commercial and industrial water systems as cases of Legionnaires’ disease rise across the globe. LuminUltra’s Legionella testing solutions empower you to identify, quantify, and verify treatment procedures on-site. more...

New Solutions to Streamline Food Testing

15 Sep 2021 | Food & Beverage

Environmental sampling in food production environments
3M UK has introduced new solutions for food safety professionals:  the 3M™ Petrifilm™ Plate Reader Advanced and 3M™ Environmental Scrub Sampler with 10 mL Wide Spectrum. Both solutions will help enable professionals to streamline the testing process. more...

Download Bio-Rad's Most Popular Reference Guides

14 Sep 2021 | Food & BeverageWater

BioRad Reference Guides for Food and Water testing
Download Bio-Rad's most popular reference guides for valuable information on food and water testing using chromogenic media and quality indicators. more...
Merck Readybag BPW Culture Medium
Can you save time and costs in microbial testing using convenient BPW media pouches? Read the study by Merck. more...
Alicyclobacillus detection
A simple and very robust rRNA in situ hybridization test system with live/dead cell differentiation enables the fast and accurate detection or identification of all Alicyclobacillus spoilage species in beverages. more...

More INTEGRA GripTip Options now Available in Environmentally Friendly ECO Racks

09 Sep 2021 | Food & BeverageClinicalPharmaceutical

INTEGRA GripTip
Additional GripTip options now available. 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...

CertaBlue™ Professional Rapid Microbiology For Every Laboratory

08 Sep 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterCosmetic/Personal Care

MCS CertaBlue
CertaBlue is based on rapid detection of several metabolic processes that take place within the growing organism. The system can detect color changes through highly sensitive optical sensors. more...

Track, Trace, and Trend with Integrity - a rapidmicrobiology Special Focus

07 Sep 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterPharmaceutical

Track Trace and Trend with Integrity
Use this rapidmicrobiology special focus on 'Track, Trace, and Trend with Integrity' to explore solutions for your lab to reduce the risk of non-compliance with industry standards. more...
Hygiena Innovate system
Traditional testing methods take multiple days, if not weeks, to determine if products are contaminated with microorganisms. Streamline testing by using the Innovate System to detect contamination in as little as 24 hours 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...
Allergen Cross Contamination
Allergens can contaminate food products at any stage - from raw ingredients to final product. Learn how to prevent and detect allergen cross-contamination and how Hygiena™ allergen detection kits can assist you with testing and tracking along the way. more...
bottles of plant based milk and the cereals they are prepared from
Innovations in the food industry have given rise to a wide range of plant-based beverages.  With results generally possible after just 3 days of pre-incubation, the Promicol microbial ATP detection system ensures excellence in the quality control of these exciting products. more...
Bowtie graphic showing total risk management control at a glance
Bowtie is a simple visual tool that makes communicating risk easy, helping Food Manufacturers boost food safety culture and identify barriers for allergen management. more...

New Autoclave Range from Priorclave at Lab Innovations

23 Aug 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterClinicalPharmaceuticalVeterinary

Priorclave autoclaves
Later this year, on stand B72 at the Lab Innovations trade show in Birmingham, UK, British autoclave manufacturer Priorclave plans to reveal details of entirely new research and laboratory grade autoclave ranges. more...
Minimise false negative results with PathoSEEK® 5-Color Aspergillus Multiplex Assays, detecting A. flavus, A. fumigatus, A. niger, and A. terreus in both cannabis flower and cannabis infused edibles. more...
PathogenDx's QuantX assay quantifies the total amount of yeast and mold in a sample while also determining if the sample exceeds industry testing and safety standards. The test provides results in less than 6 hours. more...
The Cannabis Pathogen Screen bundles the detection of six target pathogens into one, easy-to-use protocol using fully simultaneous multiplex real-time PCR technology. more...

What’s this Concoction? The Promise and Power of Metagenomics

10 Aug 2021 | Food & BeveragePharmaceutical

NCIMB Sample
NCIMB has been asked to identify microbial populations within complex samples from a diverse range of environments from bioreactor slimes to biofilms that form on subsea structures. For these applications we use metagenomics. more...
Neogen Soleris NF-OSB
Offering sensitive detection of aciduric microorganisms, our NF-OSB vial now has ISO 16140-2 validation for fruit juice and flavoured waters. With results in 48 hours and automatic reporting, Soleris can increase productivity and simplify microbial testing. more...

ScanStation® 2021 New Features

03 Aug 2021 | Food & BeveragePharmaceuticalCosmetic/Personal Care

Interscience ScanStation
Interscience offers improved counting accuracy with ScanStation. Real-time microbiological analysis allows for better production management, key for many industries. more...
Hygiena BAX Prep Xpress
How can a food testing lab streamline workflow? One way is by automating processes. Learn about the benefits of automating, what should be considered for automation, and how to automate PCR sample preparation with BAX® Prep Xpress. more...
Assurance GDS Cronobacter Tq II assay
MilliporeSigma’s Assurance GDS® Cronobacter Tq II assay features a faster 20-hour enrichment that has been harmonized with the GDS® Salmonella enrichment. MicroVal approval includes validation for infant formula, infant cereals, and environmental samples. more...
Yeast and Mould Growth Profile
Reduce risk of recalls with the Oculer Greenlight system, delivering fully automated, sensitive yeast and mould results in dairy products within 48 hours with minimal sample preparation. more...
Pall Microbiology QC Filtration product line
In this interview with Kacey Pouliot (Global Product Manager, PALL), she discusses the membrane filtration method's popularity, how user-friendly design of filtration systems can avoid contamination and what makes a high-performance membrane.  more...
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...
Rapid Microbiology using oxygen sensor
This article explores how oxygen sensors can be used for rapid microbiology testing and when used in the Greenlight™ system can offer substantial advantages for commercial sterility testing, both in terms of speed and sensitivity. more...
RapidChek Total Protein
Detect the food residues that your cleaning programme missed in 30 seconds with RapidChek™ Total Protein. But don’t take our word for it! Get your free sample now and find out how fast cleaning verification can be. more...