Microbiology News : pharmaceutical, Mar 2019

Puritan Medical Products
Looking for a flock swab to collect and reliably transport DNA, or a transport media device with an NP swab that will work with your automated platform?  Perhaps a surface testing swab for use in your facility? You'll find what you need at Puritan. more...
NG-Test® CARBA 5
Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) infections are increasing worldwide and 700 000 people die each year globally.  Fight at your level with a rapid and effective detection of carbapenemases with this unique and new test. more...
Whitley A25 Workstation
Considering changing from using jars to using an anaerobic workstation?  Now available from Don Whitley Scientific, one of the most compact workstations yet – the Whitley A25 Workstation. more...
ChromaZona
ChromaZona is an IVD certified instrument for automated AST & microbial ID in the clinical lab.  It comes complete with eAST, MIC Strip & Chromogenic ID software, enabling you to generate objective, consistent AST & identification data quickly & efficiently. more...
Contact Plates
Corning® Gosselin™ contact dishes are ideal for microorganism detection and for testing the effectiveness of cleaning and disinfection on a flat surface. more...

Microbiology Insider

26 Mar 2019 | F&BCPV

Microbiology Insider
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Micronics novel tube shape allows researchers to start using high volume samples in automated systems. more...
A leading Animal Healthcare company has made significant time and cost savings through implementation of a SupaPore 16FPW microfiltration system for bioburden control on its 100m3 batch production of an enzyme added to chicken feed. more...
eBook
Cherwell Laboratories, eBook entitled, “Failure is not an option: Why sterility testing is so important” is now available to download from Cherwell’s website. A user's guide to regulatory expectations, the testing process, what to do in the event of test failure and more. more...
APAS Independence
APAS Independence is the first automated culture plate reader. A breakthrough in AI technology, able to not just image, but read 200 plates per hour, provide accurate reproducible results and fast track your workflow. more...
Cubis® II: The New Generation of Modular Premium Balances
The Cubis® II is the first balance to support all the requirements to achieve CFR part 11 and EU annex 11 compliance in a paperless manner, eliminating the possibility of process data or signature falsification. Ensuring an authenticated electronic record from data acquisition to analysis. more...
ProtoCOL 3 colony counter, facilitates rapid production of accurate, consistent, count and ratio data from Ames test plates and is ideal for use in regulated toxicology testing laboratories. more...
No hassle compliance
Reliable cleanroom monitoring leads to reduced product waste, improved yield, product quality and increased profits.  TSI Facility Monitoring Software (FMS) makes it easy. more...
Integra Assist Plus
The ASSIST PLUS pipetting robot, offers streamlined, cost-effective pipetting workflows to suit most budgets.  ASSIST PLUS can be programmed either directly on the pipette or remotely from a PC, and includes the latest VIALAB software for straightforward set-up of more complex workflows. more...
Pyrogen detection without animal testing
Testing for endotoxins? Don’t underestimate the risk of non-endotoxin pyrogen contamination.  Make the move to the monocyte activation test and detect both endotoxin and non-endotoxin pyrogens in one in vitro test.  Get higher sensitivity without using animal-based methods. Discover more...

Swabs – Past to the Present

05 Mar 2019 | F&BCP

Development of the Swab from Past to Present
As Puritan Medical Products celebrates 100 years of manufacturing swabs, this review takes through how swabs have changed through the years from cotton tip to today's sophisticated range of flocked technology to meet today's needs of molecular investigations. more...
Endotoxin LAL Pyrogen Testing
Showcasing products and services for pyrogen and endotoxin testing for parenterals and implantable medical devices. Includes LAL assays, plus the horseshoe crab free - recombinant Factor C (rFC) and rabbit free Monocyte Activation Test (MAT) approaches, more...
Water for Injection
This article looks at three case studies outlining the risk that endotoxin poses to poorly maintained pharmaceutical water systems. more...
The unique Micronic Recapper is set to a precise torque value to ensure that screw caps are optimally tightened onto tubes.  This mechanism reduces human errors and safeguards sample integrity for long-term sample storage. more...
ENDONEXT™
bioMérieux endotoxin detection assays and services are at the frontier of endotoxin testing with recombinant technology more...