Microbiology News : food-beverage, Apr 2020

500ml Bottle Easier for BSL Working
The low squat design, wide mouth and 45º angled base of the bottle allows for much easier pipetting in the confined space of a biosafety cabinet or clean hood and minimises the risk of contamination. The space-saving bottle shape is also perfect for storage in a fridge or warming bath. more...
Allergen Identify Control Eliminate
How do you identify, control and eliminate allergens in your food production facility? How can the VITAL® Program help? Join Romer Labs on 28th May for a webinar with experts from the Allergen Bureau and Holchem Laboratories! more...
IAFP2020
IAFP organizers have issued a statement to say the IAFP 2020 event, scheduled for the 2-5th of August in Cleveland, Ohio, US, is still planned to go ahead. IAFP says attendees will need to follow recommended precautions to prevent tranmission of infectious diseases. more...
SureTect
Thermo Fisher Scientific has released five new Thermo Scientific SureTect PCR Assays and enhanced software to test food and related samples for pathogens. The SureTect PCR Assay is designed to run on the Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 5 Food Safety PCR System. more...
SureFast
Smear infections in food production are now of major concern and so the identification of viruses in food safety management with real-time methods is essential. R-Biopharm's SureFast® virus detection portfolio deliver results in just a few hours and runs on common RT-PCR devices. more...
BioChek and BIOTECON merge
BioChek and BIOTECON have merged to create a new player in the food safety and veterinary diagnostics sector. more...
food pathogen testing
Reliable detection methods for harmful pathogens have an essential role in food safety, but how can food manufacturers be sure of the methods they use? One PCR system has been rigorously validated with more than 240 pathogen-matrix combinations. more...
New range of chromogenic media
CondaChrome® is a new range of dehydrated chromogenic media for applications including E.coli and Coliforms, Enterococcus, Pseudomonas, Vibrio and Salmonella in food, water and cosmetics industries. Condalab has over 60 years of experience in making culture media and exports around the world. more...
Advertising packages on rapidmicrobiology
Choose between a standard or a premium advertising package for your next new product launch, even if you are not exactly sure of the launch date or if you need to change the schedule at the last minute. more...
AMSSterilizer
AMSBIO's compact sterilizers use a mixture of ozone and UV to kill pathogenic organisms, including viruses, bacteria, and fungi. Ozone scrubbing technology enables the devices to convert ozone gas back to oxygen, giving you maximum protection against pathogens with minimum effort and zero risks. more...
Solus One Salmonella detection system
Solus One Salmonella for the detection of Salmonella in select foods has been granted AOAC First Action Official Method SM status, number 2020.03. more...
Microbiology Insider
In case you missed it: 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...
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...