Microbiology News : May 2012

Ready-to-use combination of funnel, filter base and gridded membrane all together in one unit. Choose different volume sizes, pore sizes and filter colors. Specially designed for Microbial Limits Testing. more...
Romer Labs and Germany's ifp Institut für Produktqualität announce launch of new product line for enzymatic food analysis, thereby expanding cooperation between the two companies. more...
vermicon AG located in Munich, specialist in the field of microbiology, has now been certified in accordance with the GMP standard by the government of Upper Bavaria. more...
Qualitative in vitro molecular diagnostic tests for the rapid detection and differentiation of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae . With results in less than 90 minutes. more...
ATCC Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Panels now include cultures tested for and organized into either SCC mec type or PFGE type more...
The InstantLabs® Salmonella Species Food Safety Kit has been certified as Performance-Tested MethodsSM (PTM) No. 031202 by the AOAC Research Institute. more...
3M Food Safety have announced that its 3M™ Petrifilm™ Aqua Coliform Count Plate has received NF VALIDATION from France-based Association Française de Normalisation (AFNOR) more...
Working with infection control and point-of-care providers to develop specific collection guides and training videos demonstrating proper technique for collection of swab samples from single and multiple sites for MRSA. more...
Italian researchers from San Raffaele Scientific Institute,(Milan )report an innovative approach to selectively amplify DNA more...
MOgene, LC, has announced the signing of an agreement with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) to provide services using the Lawrence Livermore Microbial Detection Array (LLMDA). more...
It exponentially amplifies the DNA of any bacteria present in food and environmental samples to detectable levels. more...
Octygen - the first externally threaded, 2D coded, 0.50ml screw cap sample storage tube uses just 60% of the space typical 0.50ml 96-well screw cap tubes use to store the same volume. more...
The Roche cobas HPV test has already enabled more than 30 laboratories to be ready to offer an HPV testing service. more...
Hygiena is supporting the Food Standards Agency and local authorities by supplying simple, rapid test systems that provide instant information about surface cleanliness and its associated risks. more...
Lab M is adding to its range of Captivate™ antibody coated paramagnetic particles for the specific immunomagnetic separation (IMS) of micro-organisms. more...
INTEGRA has introduced a new 10mL disposable multichannel reagent reservoir whose low dead volume (650µL) generates significant savings on reagent usage. more...
Neogen has expanded its line of tests for use with its Soleris® microbial detection system to include rapid assays for process monitoring in aseptic and UHT production. more...
A new Youtube video from Life Technologies illustrates the workflow involved in food pathogen testing using the Pathatrix Auto System which uses immunomagnetic separation. more...
Pall Corporation have announced that its GeneDisc ® assays for Listeria have received Performance Tested Methods (PTM) Certification from the AOAC Research Institute more...
The choice of backgrounds reduces glare, making plate counts quick and easy more...
ATCC Viral Nucleic Acids can save you the time and expense of isolating DNA or RNA yourself. more...
Secure software for easier validation and process reporting of wireless data-logger data more...
TSI Real-time particle counter
The latest innovation in rapid microbiology method (RMM) instrument technology is real-time viable detectors, like TSI's BioTrak™ Real-Time Viable Particle Counter. more...
Legionella Test for the qualitative detection of Legionella pneumophila antigens in urine. more...
Idaho Technology, Inc., have announced the presentation of several posters highlighting the Company´s diagnostic FilmArray® Respiratory Panel (FilmArray RP). more...
Neogen Corporation has developed the quickest and easiest test system to definitively detect food pathogen DNA in food and environmental samples. more...
SeraCare Life Science has launched the HPV Genotype Qualification Panel. more...
Microbiology testing for dairy and beverage manufacturers - test larger volumes of product faster, saving time and money. more...
QC Laboratories has adopted the Atlas System, an innovative fully automated molecular system for food pathogen detection. more...
Seward Ltd, has recruited Gary Ross as European Sales Manager to its growing team. more...
Copan launch videos demonstrating sample collection techniques for respiratory samples created for the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and The Joint Commission. more...
AdenoPlus™ - an improved version of RPS® first POC diagnostic test for conjunctivitis - has been granted waived status under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA). more...