Microbiology News : pharmaceutical

Assist Plus
INTEGRA’s Australian distributor, BioTools, has partnered with Sullivan Nicolaides Pathology to support COVID-19 testing using the ASSIST PLUS pipetting robot, helping the team to increase sample processing capacity and fast track COVID-19 assay development while reducing manual processing. more...
Sino Reagents
Sino Biological, with branches in China, US and Germany, have released a comprehensive portfolio of reagents for SARS-CoV-2 vaccine and therapeutic antibody development. The one-stop-shop produces everything in-house and is a leader in recombinant protein manufacture. more...
MicrosensDx RapiPrep® system enables highly sensitive coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) detection in less than 25 minutes from taking a sample to test result.  The portable, desktop kit will be used initially in scientific laboratories involved in vaccine and therapeutic research and development. 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...
ROI Calculator
Labs can now calculate their return on investment when purchasing a VOYAGER, adjustable tip spacing pipette, using INTEGRA’s ROI calculator. more...
Endotoxin Testing
Charles River’s portfolio of FDA-licensed products for bacterial endotoxin testing is designed to increase data integrity compliance, reduce retest rates, and streamline manufacturing processes, allowing prompt, confident decisions. more...
Endotoxin testing from biomerieux
A rapidmicrobiology special on pyrogen/endotoxin testing - includes pharmacopeial acceptance of rFC tests, how to improve endotoxin testing efficiencies, reduce time-consuming and expensive re-testing and the advantages of Monocyte Activation Testing. PLUS we have a special quiz! more...
What's the difference between endotoxins and pyrogens? How do you test for endotoxins vs pyrogens? Take the rapidmicrobiology quiz and see if you know! more...
Gram Negative Bacteria
Endotoxin Testing can be difficult, time-consuming and associated with multiple re-testing. With new technologies in the market, increasing efficiency in your testing solutions can be easily and “rapidly” implemented. Kevin L. Williams, bioMérieux, explains... 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...
PyroMAT animal free pyrogen testing
The PyroMAT™ system is a Monocyte Activation Test solution that uses a monocytic cell line for the detection of pyrogens. It has been demonstrated that this cell line can detect a wide range of pyrogens by using several TLR ligands.  more...
Recombinant Factor C Assay
In this article, Allen L. Burgenson, Global Subject Matter Expert, Lonza Pharma&Biotech – Testing Solutions, reviews how leading pharmacopeias are moving towards acceptance of the use of recombinant Factor C (rFC) for compendial Bacterial Endotoxin Testing (BET). more...
Microbiologics new brand identity reflects the commitment to growth through relentless R & D, as well as the acquisitions of Michigan-based Micromyx in 2019, California-based Virapur in 2017, and Kentucky-based Gibson Bioscience in 2008.  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...
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...
Milliflex Oasis system
Merck, the vibrant science and technology company, announced the launch of the latest innovation in pharmaceutical bioburden and water testing with the new Milliflex® Oasis system. more...
Data Integrity Audits for Pharma Microbial QC Labs
This recent whitepaper uncovers data integrity requirements and what auditors may be looking for in your lab. more...
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Does your microbiology lab need the most accurate, most robust results possible? Do you need to improve workflows whilst keeping costs down? The free weekly rapidmicrobiology.com newsletter is focused on the very latest products and services to help you do just that! 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...

Not Just Any Sponge on a Stick!

11 Feb 2020 | F&BCPVCC

Envirostik
TSC new and improved Envirostik is perfect for sampling larger surfaces in a wide and varied range of environments including food production areas, clinical and veterinary infection control and pharmaceutical and cosmetics facilities. more...
SAS Tri-Clover Isolator Head
The new SAS Tri-Clover Isolator Head for Microbial Air Sampler available from Cherwell Laboratories allows easier installation within restricted-access barrier systems (RABs) and filling lines for environmental monitoring in grade A environments. more...
Microbiology kits for your lab
Get the latest updates on microbiology products for Covid-19, flow cytometry, Grade A air monitoring, large swabs for EM of surfaces and the latest in seminars and webinars. more...
Newly appointed Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Dr. Raffaella Giardino will lead strategy development and oversee execution for Microbiologics’ global sales, business development, and marketing teams. more...
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Paradigm™ low-retention range of non-filter reload, and filter tips featuring Aerogard® technology, truly epitomises the perfect pipetting experience. Universal design means the tips are compatible with a variety of popular pipette brands and models, including the alpha+ range of pipettes. more...
Find the right autoclave for your lab using the new Priorclave website - choose from benchtop, compact, top loading, front loading, pass-through, powerdoor and stackable designs. more...
Microbiology Product News Updates - 28 Jan 2020
It's microbial identification special focus week on rapidmicrobiology, there's a lot about MALDI-TOF plus our expert knowledge quiz. Also, Primerdesign have developed a genesig RT-qPCR kit for the novel coronavirus strain 2019-CoV available now for pre-order - RUO licensing. more...
Enterobacteriaceae on plate
Special focus on microbial identification, explore contract identification providers, proficiency tests ID, how a water lab implemented MALDI-TOF, plus summaries of recent identification seminar, plus take our quiz - are you a MALDI expert? more...
Charles River Logo
Jessica Rayser (Product Manager) and Morgan McCarraher (Associate) at Charles River Microbial Solutions talk to rapidmicrobiology.com on why Accugenix® Microbial Identification Service stands out from the rest and how they can help meet your regulatory requirements. more...