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3M™ Petrifilm™ Rapid E. coli/Coliform Count Plate is a two-in-one indicator test that gives both an E. coli and total coliform count in 18-24 hours for a wide variety of food samples.
The EnSURE multi-functional food safety monitoring tool will collect, analyze and report - UltraSnap™ ATP Surface Monitoring, AquaSnap™ ATP Water Monitoring, SuperSnap™ ATP Allergen, MicroSnap™ Total, Enteros, Coliforms and E. coli, Acid Phosphatase.
Technical Service Consultants ENVIROSCREEN range includes various swab and sponge options for environmental monitoring in food industry. Range includes kits for hygiene swab and sponge sampling and meat carcass sampling kits.
Now you can with Neogen’s Listeria Right Now™ a new, unique environmental monitoring tool. Test your environment and immediately take action to fix issues before they become serious problems. Validated by NSF International and AOAC PTM Pending.
Campden BRI’s Norovirus and Hepatitis A virus detection methods are based on real-time PCR and will be of interest to salad producers, berry producers, retailers and anyone that handles these products within the supply chain.
The award winning ScanStation automatically counts colonies on plates as they are formed, with results possible in 8 hrs. Intended for food, pharma and personal care labs, the system delivers faster, objective results whilst using standard methods.
Detailing best practices to produce, purchase, store and use microbiological media, this Cherwell guide is free to download and intended for anyone involved in using and/or buying microbiological media in the pharmaceutical and cleanroom industry.
Neogen’s Lab M has developed their MMGA media for use with food, water and feed samples, and it is both formulation compliant to ISO 16649-1 and performance compliant to ISO 11133, available in both pre-poured plate and dehydrated media formats.
Since the 1st of January, criteria for monitoring of Campylobacter spp. in broilers have been included in a new regulation. Bio-Rad is the unique provider which has developed a chromogenic media to easily enumerate Campylobacter that has been ISO 16140 validated.
Monocyte Activation Test (MAT) - The in vitro test for pyrogen detection – white paper.
A workflow and validation case study using the Roche CustomBiotech MycoTOOL Mycoplasma Real-Time PCR Kit demonstrates the assay’s efficacy as a testing method that meets the stringent requirements for regulated manufacturing environments.
Recent study which compared results from a variety of swab brands with charcoal Amies medium for some key pathogens, highlights the importance of careful selection of transport swabs as part of the quality management function of ISO 15189 accredited laboratories.
Erythromycin is the most recent FDA approved item in the MIC Test Strip product range, following approvals of Clindamycin, Delafloxacin, Vancomycin, Dalbavancin, Ceftolozane-tazobactam, Meropenem, Ceftazidime, Telavancin and Tedizolid strips.
Dr Roy Betts, Head of Microbiology, Campden BRI discusses what questions you should be asking when looking to choose a rapid microbiological method for your laboratory.
Dr. Tim Sandle is Head of Microbiology at Bio Products Laboratory, UK highlights areas that microbiologists need to be mindful of in terms of plate counting and computerized systems.
Industry experts describe how data integrity can be a productivity partner for the microbiology lab and add value to pharmaceutical businesses. Download the bioMérieux White Paper on Ensuring Data Integrity by Automated Microbiology Testing.
The best way to pipette into microplates - the benchtop VIAFLO 96 and 384 channel pipettes can transfer entire plates in a single step, increasing throughput and reproducibility, suitable for wide range of applications such as ELISA, PCR and nucleic acid and protein extraction.
ESwab’s versatility and universal appeal simplifies sample collection by minimizing the plethora of specimen collection swabs that need to be stocked by medical centers and clinics in favor of a single multipurpose bacteriology swab.
At SLAS2018 Lonza’s QC testing experts will be on hand to demonstrate how the WinKQCL™ Endotoxin Detection and Analysis Software can interface with multiple robotic systems to provide a single database that complies with data-integrity regulations.
Sartorius’ Microsart® Mycoplasma range can be used to investigate the correlation between CFU and GC, required by different authorities before an assay is accepted to be used in quality control of cell culture products.