Microbiology News : Aug 2012

The BC-GP test notably expands Nanosphere's infectious disease test capabilities to include fast detection of bacteria that can cause deadly bloodstream infections, an increasingly recognized health threat. more...
Invisible Sentinel Inc. have made available a suite of monoclonal antibodies specific for the four most prevalent bacterial foodborne pathogens. more...
The kit will be comprised of PathGEN Dx's proprietary reagents, an automated software package, and a contract manufactured GeneChip® microarray from Affymetrix. more...
Novel cap with O-ring component reduces loss of product by maintaining a completely closed system during sample collection, transport and especially during long term storage where stress release can induce leakage. more...
Synbiosis announce its ProtoCOL 3 automated colony counter is being used at one of Europe's largest children's health research facilities, the UCL ICH to rapidly assess the effectiveness of novel vaccines. more...
Aflatoxin assay
Romer Labs, a leading global food-safety diagnostic company, reports that it has the only test kit on the market that can provide quantitative aflatoxin results from 1 - 5000 ppb in less than 5 minutes. more...
The VACUSIP from INTEGRA provides an ideal benchtop solution for the safe aspiration and disposal of small volumes of liquid waste in clinical, molecular biology, biochemistry and microbiology labs. more...
Sigma-Virocult® from Medical Wire is the ideal device for H3N2v variant seasonal influenza A virus (with the influenza A (H1N1)pdm09 M gene). more...
Microbiology company Lab M is taking advantage of the additional manufacturing capability created by its move in June to new HQ in Heywood, Greater Manchester, UK. more...
3M Food Safety today announced software enhancements to its 3M™ Clean-Trace™ Hygiene Monitoring System. more...
Northland Labs, provider of food safety/microbiology, food chemistry and research services announce opening of its new expanded facility in Green Bay, Wisconsin. more...
Cherwell Laboratories has tailored a range of products for validating Vaporised Hydrogen Peroxide (VHP) sterilisation. more...
Pall's 2011-2012 Laboratory Filtration, Separation and Detection Products Catalog is now available in an easy-to-use, interactive digital format. more...
Replaces multiple tube method as the new international standard for detecting total coliforms and E. coli in water more...
The BioLumix organization has grown substantially over the last few years. To match our expansion, BioLumix has moved to a new state-of-the-art facility and reveal a new web design. more...
The TRINITY V3 Antibiotic Zone Reader includes the current revisions to USP in the software. more...
MOCON's. breakthrough oxygen-depleting technology for measuring aerobic bacterial levels can provide results for raw milk between 30 minutes and five hours. more...
Public Health Wales is using Luminex's CE marked xTAG Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel (GPP) for outbreak investigation activities during Olympic and Paralympic training and events taking place in Wales. more...
The Quidel Molecular Direct C. difficile Tox A/B assay kit includes an extraction-free, three-step sample preparation process that requires no heat step, no timed step, and no centrifugation as an added benefit. more...
The CoolCLAVE™ from AMSBIO is effective in sterilizing and deodorizing lightly contaminated pipettes, pipette tips, gloves, plates, small instruments, and even personal items such as keys and glasses. more...
New generation MEDIACLAVE 10/30 systems now provide the feature of digitally signed log files as a safeguard against tampering with downloaded files. Complies with FDA (21CFR Part 11) and EU (GMP Annex 11). more...
range of laboratory autoclaves
An advanced process review system - TACTROL ZERO - being rolled out across the entire range of autoclaves manufactured by Priorclave, adds further to the already excellent customer support provided by the company's Service and Technical Support team. The new system enables Priorclave to provide more...