Microbiology News : Aug 2013

From CompuGroup Medical US the CGM Endeavor software facilitates direct connectivity to providers, streamlines processes, improves business metrics, and offers reference labs a highly scalable platform. more...
Micronic has announced the launch of the new Tracxer Code Reader TS201 - an attractively designed product for reading the 2D Data-Matrix codes of single 24-, 48- and 96-well format sample storage tubes. more...
Cherwell user survey for its SAS microbial air monitoring equipment and calibration shows customer satisfaction levels rated high in all areas, with product knowledge and reliability ranking highest. more...
PowerDoor
For laboratories with a requirement to sterilise large bulky items or have a need for high throughput the perfect solution would be a high capacity rectangular chamber autoclave but where there is limited lab space conventional chamber door swing is a problem therefore Priorclave has introduced more...
The PIPETBOY pro enables the user to very accurately displace liquid in the pipette by applying variable finger pressure on its pipette triggers. more...
The latest software on Roche's 454 GS FLX+ System enables highly accurate sequencing of long 16S ribosomal RNA amplicons for more precise taxonomic assignment of organisms in microbial surveys. more...
FAST PHAGE is a more rapid, by 24 to 48 hour, easier ready-to-use method than the available coliphage methods. Coliphage testing adds additional water safety integrity to municipal testing programs. more...
Eliminates burdensome, time-consuming steps that normally follow PCR amplification, unifies all the steps into one, facilitating rapid, reliable, and reproducible real-time array tests. more...
BIOTECON Diagnostics food proof® Salmonella spp. Detection Kit in combination with BIOTECON's food proof® RoboPrep Series for automated DNA extraction and PCR setup now has MicroVal certification. more...
BIOMIC V3 serves as a primary or secondary Antibiotic Sensitivity Testing and Identification system for microbiology laboratories. more...
Probact Liquid Amies Transport Swabs are now available for the collection and transport of bacterial samples for use in high volume automated laboratories. more...
In a new book 'Sterility Testing of Pharmaceutical Products', Tim Sandle proposes that control of the process and environmental control are considerably more important guarantors of sterility than the questionable comfort gained from a 'pass' result at the end of the incubation of a sterility more...
Hain Lifescience FluoroType® NG detects Neisseria gonorrhoeae directly from urethral or cervical swabs and urine. Isolated DNA can be used for both NG and Chlamydia trachomatis. more...
The 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay Salmonella has been validated through AOAC, additional assay test kits are available for E. coli O157 (including H7), Listeria and Listeria monocytogenes. more...
RPS to further develop Point of Care tests including AdenoPlus® for rapid diagnosis of Adenoviral conjunctivitis (pink eye) and InflammaDry™ for inflammatory dry eye disease. more...
Gibson Bioscience manufactures a complete collection of microbiological products including blood culture kits, lyophilized control cultures, chromogenic prepared culture media, stains and reagents ... more...