Microbiology News : Jul 2012

Asset Genius™ Informatics Solution Optimizes Laboratory Equipment Utilization

31 Jul 2012 | Food & BeverageClinicalOtherPharmaceutical

Enables laboratories to make effective decisions on how laboratory assets are deployed, utilized and managed throughout their lifecycle, and helps scientists achieve improved productivity from their instruments. more...

PerkinElmer Introduces New Ensemble® for QA/QC Informatics Platform

31 Jul 2012 | Food & BeverageClinicalOtherPharmaceutical

Enables real time control and automation of lab processes, helping QA/QC laboratories to decrease procedural errors, reduce time spent on data review and speed up the delivery of results to end users. more...
Pall´s GeneDisc test system yields consistently repeatable results and virtually eliminates operator error. Test results from a beer sample are available after enrichment and DNA isolation within one hour. more...

Take "Control" of your Clostridium difficile Research

27 Jul 2012 | Food & BeverageClinical

ATCC® has taken the guesswork out of choosing control strains for Clostridium difficile research by creating a uniquely-designed panel of clinical isolates. more...

Counting Enterobacteriaceae with Lab M

24 Jul 2012 | Food & BeverageOther

Lab M's Violet Red Bile Glucose Agar (VRBGA) delivers presumptive Enterobacteriaceae counts after 18-24 hours incubation. more...
Millitrack® Compliance, a novel e-solution designed to enable regulatory compliance for lab water purification system users. more...
Cherwell Laboratories has successfully completed the first phase of its clean room expansion. more...

SampLok® Sampling Kit a Simple, Safe Solution for Platelet Sampling and Transfer

23 Jul 2012 | Food & BeverageClinicalOtherPharmaceutical

SampLok® Sampling Kit (SSK) provides a simple, safe solution for obtaining platelet or cellular product samples for bacterial detection testing or further testing. more...

FDA Egg Safety Rule Now in Full Effect

17 Jul 2012 | Food & Beverage

Sherry Laboratories help companies in the poultry and egg industry comply with the FDA's “Egg Rule”, 21 CFR part 118. more...
The Advandx QuickFISH is a PNA based molecular diagnostic platform for 20 min. pathogen identification from positive blood cultures. more...

Needleless Devices for Safe Subculture from Positive Blood Cultures

16 Jul 2012 | Food & BeverageClinicalOtherPharmaceutical

ITL Corporation have two videos (drop method and syringe method) showing how their Safety SubCulture Unit (SCU) can be used to obtain samples from positive blood culture bottles without the risk of needlestick injury. more...
RIDASCREEN® Campylobacter ELISA (Art. No. R4204) is now available for the qualitative detection of Campylobacter in food samples and can be ordered from R-Biopharm. more...
ELITech Molecular Diagnostics launches a second generation CE-IVD test, MRSA/SA ELITe MGB®* Kit. more...

Poultry Boot Swab Kit

16 Jul 2012 | Food & BeverageOther

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The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has recently announced that “traditional poultry meat inspection may not suffice to fully address the most relevant biological hazards to public health. more...
EPS is offering state-of-the-art analytical services, including nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR) and liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS). more...
Waters Corporation have announced that VICAM® introduced the DON-NIV™ WB Immunoaffinity (IA) column, the only IA column on the market to simultaneously screen for deoxynivalenol (DON) and nivalenol (NIV). more...

Lab M Completes Move to New HQ

09 Jul 2012 | ClinicalOther

After almost a year of highly detailed planning, preparation and fitting out, on 18 June 2012 microbiology company Lab M moved into the company's new global headquarters - ahead of time and on plan! more...

Cherwell Aseptic Process Validation Range

09 Jul 2012 | OtherPharmaceutical

Cherwell Laboratories will be exhibiting their full range of products at the Aseptic Preparation and Dispensing of Medicines Course (APDM) , on 10th and 11th July 2012, at Leeds Trinity University College. more...
COPAN Diagnostics, Inc. to announce the unveiling of the latest WASPLab™ system at the AACC Clinical Lab Expo on July 17 - 19th in Los Angeles. more...
The BC-GP test expands Nanosphere's infectious disease test capabilities to include fast detection of bacteria that can cause deadly bloodstream infections. more...
A new study in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology compared performance of ESwab with traditional Amies transport swabs and found Copan ESwab was superior to Amies at all temperatures evaluated. more...
ATCC now offers a high-titer, sucrose-cushion purified RSV A-2 strain ( ATCC® VR-1540P™ ) for use in RSV research. more...

New Food Microbiology E-Book Now Available

02 Jul 2012 | Food & Beverage

Food Safety Watch, an online news and information service covering all aspects of food safety, has published the first in a planned series of e-books for the food industry. more...