Microbiology News : food-beverage, Jan 2021

ISO 16140-3
Latest ISO standard: ISO 16140-3, Microbiology of the food chain – Method validation – Part 3: Protocol for the verification of reference methods and validated alternative methods in a single laboratory, has been published. more...
Find Listeria mono from Listeria spp on chromogenic media
CHROMagar™ Listeria and CHROMagar™ Identification Listeria are two chromogenic culture media that can be used to screen Listeria spp. and identify Listeria monocytogenes. more...
Surface Tests for SARS-CoV-2 AOAC validated
AOAC has validated Eurofins GeneScan Technologies & ThermoFisher Scientific's SARS-CoV-2 surface kits. The AOAC certification program validates accuracy claims of test kits sold for use in situations when maintaining surfaces free of the virus is a public health concern. more...
Rapid Testing for Listeria with RiboFlow
SY-LAB´s RiboFlow® Listeria Twin will detect Listeria contamination quickly and reliably, reducing the need for sophisticated techniques. No expensive instruments. Fast, easier, and more affordable than conventional molecular tests. more...
Detect and Identify Listeria with Pall GeneDisc
Pall® GeneDisc® technology provides maximum flexibility for testing strategies: to rapidly assess contamination level of their working environment, raw material, in-process samples and final products with AOAC and NF VALIDATION certified methods. more...

Save Time, Not Energy With Solus One Listeria

21 Jan 2021 | Food & Beverage

Solus One Listeria
Discover how Solus One Listeria can maximise your workflow potential with automation solutions that unleashes capabilities of carrying out two 96-well plates simultaneously, generating results for up to 576 samples in an 8-hour shift. more...
New Products for COVID 19 Testing
This week: Two Surface SARS-CoV-2 test are AOAC valdiated; New CE-marked SARS-CoV-2 IgG & Antigen tests; EU to share 'common list' of validated rapid antigen test kits; Italy, Brazil and Japan approve microfluidic antigen test.  more...
Nemis technologies empowering you to fight the invisible
The AOAC PTM certified Nemis N-Light™ Listeria monocytogenes testing kit is transforming the way food factories carry out their environmental monitoring. more...

Special Focus on Artificial Intelligence and Automation

19 Jan 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterClinicalPharmaceuticalCosmetic/Personal CareMicrobiome

Automate your microbiology laboratory
This special focus on Artificial Intelligence and Automation brings you the latest Industry/Quality 4.0 technologies designed to make human-robot collaboration easy, to improve productivity and deliver cost-savings for your microbiology lab.  more...
Three type strains of the genus Alicyclobacillus have been added to the National Collection of Industrial, Food and Marine Bacteria. Strains of this genus are a cause of spoilage in fruit juices. more...
Rapid Reader for Gluten Allergen Testing
Hygiena starts 2021 with a new product - Hygiena Cube, a smart way to scan GlutenTox® Sticks Plus. A clever little device that, in a few simple steps, helps user track their gluten testing results. more...

Integra's Electronic Pipettes Make Your Lab Life Easier

18 Jan 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterClinicalPharmaceuticalVeterinaryCosmetic/Personal CareMicrobiome

Voyager adjustable spacing electronic pipette screen
It takes just minutes to find out about the intelligent features of the lightweight VIAFLO electronic pipette and VOYAGER adjustable tip spacing pipette by viewing INTEGRA's short video tutorials. more...

Certablue Automated Rapid Microbiology for Every Laboratory

14 Jan 2021 | Food & BeverageWaterPharmaceutical

Automated rapid microbiology for every laboratory
Determine if microorganisms are present with the Certablue method.  The autoscanner and Certablue vials provide both a microbial detection system and a culture medium with suitable nutritional, selective, and environmental conditions for the rapid detection of microorganisms. more...
Plate and count in seconds
Are you a small, medium, or large laboratory? Even with a low throughput, automation is a reality. Now you can automate your microbiology lab, increase productivity, and reduce errors. Learn about IUL’s instruments and plate and count in seconds! more...

Protect Your Surfaces from an Outbreak

13 Jan 2021 | Food & Beverage

Puritan have 100 years of sampling expertise
You follow food industry news - looking for trends, new products, and reports of foodborne illness outbreaks. Protect your facility or retail operation by following industry guidelines, and test routinely for Listeria and other foodborne pathogens.  more...
MICA Counter and Analyzer
The DIAMIDEX MICA (Microcolony Counter & Analyzer) combines traditional Pasteurian microbiology with new artificial intelligence and machine learning tools to enable rapid detection, identification & enumeration of targeted microorganisms. more...
Micrology Laboratories, LLC has changed its name to Roth Bioscience, LLC.  The name change reflects a reorganization of the company after an acquisition of limited assets took place in June 2019. more...
Campden Guidance on Food Factory Hygiene
Campden BRI has updated guidance on the design, implementation and control of cleaning and disinfection of food factories. The revised version can help factories maintain a high hygienic standard and continue to produce safe products. more...
Validation of MAS-100 Air Samplers - MBV
MBV Ltd announces the renewal of its distribution agreement with Merck KGaA for market-leading MAS-100 air samplers for the next five years. more...

The Role of LIMS in Supporting ISO 17025 Accreditation (Whitepaper)

05 Jan 2021 | Food & BeverageClinicalPharmaceutical

LIMS for ISO 17025
Autoscribe Informatics' new white paper examines the role of LIMS in supporting ISO 17025 accreditation. The white paper explores how a LIMS can play a key role in achieving, maintaining, and benefiting from ISO 17025 accreditation. more...







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