Microbiology News : Oct 2013

A new application focused Resource Centre within the Seward website, searches database of reference papers identifying the use of Stomacher® blenders in different applications and protocols. more...
For high performance repeat liquid dispensing, the Ripette® Stepper Dispenser offers versatile multi-dispensing of up to 40 different volumes from 1- 5000µl. more...
New division of Microbiologics will supply molecular standards specifically designed for QC of molecular instruments and assays in pharmaceutical, food safety and clinical testing. more...
Recommended for endotoxin-free reconstitution and dilutions of reagents, samples and standards EndoGrade® is certified to more...
Giles Scientific customers can remotely access and instantly review BIOMIC V3 results - automated reading of antibiotic disc diffusion and identification kits. more...
Re-branded as UniTranz-RT™, products comprise the most complete, versatile and reliable system for collecting and preserving virus, chlamydia, mycoplasma, and ureaplasma samples. more...
Lab M will be exhibiting µPREP™ media for high throughput labs and Captivate™ IMS products at Lab Innovations and Medica. more...
bioMérieux's Parvovirus B19 R-gene® kit is the only molecular diagnostic solution that enables detection and quantification of the three Parvovirus B19 genotypes with identical sensitivity, on various types of biological samples. more...
The BactronEZ from Sheldon Manufacturing is ideal for the smaller lab with 13.7 cu. ft. workspace and 300 plate capacity incubator. more...
PathoGenetix's RESOLUTION™ Microbial Genotyping System gives culture-independent identification and strain typing of multiple Salmonella serotypes in under 5 hours. more...
Charles River has acquired Singapore based BRASS an ISO 17025 accredited microbiology subcontract test laboratory specializing in testing for pharmaceuticals. more...
Epower™ is a ready-to-use QC microorganism product which delivers a specific number of CFU in addition to the 'Big 6 E.coli', Microbiologics also offers serogroups O157 and O104. more...
DiaSorin LIAISON® Ixt / Arrow BUGS'n BEADS™ extraction kits provide high yield, high purity nucleic acid preparations for sensitive and accurate molecular identification of norovirus and Mycoplasma pneumonia. more...
Heat sealing protects microplate contents from evaporation, condensation, oxidation and cross-contamination during experiments, transport or storage. more...
QuickFISH™ kits developed by AdvanDx, available in UK from Alpha Laboratories are fast, easy-to-use tests enabling microbiology laboratories to report species identification together with the Gram stain results. more...
The Excellence Analytical Balances provide users with a high level of process security whilst making weighing workflows error-free, ergonomic and efficient. more...
Cherwell Laboratories will be expanding its cleanroom manufacturing facility to over 950m2 providing increased capacity for its ever growing customer base. more...
Due to be available in first half of 2014, Sample6 has secured financing to commercialize their in-plant, in-shift pathogen detection kits using biosensors. more...
As recommended in ISO 4833-2:2013 INTERSCIENCE offers a full range of high-tech instruments to help standardize plate counting with full data traceability. more...
The DuPont™ BAX® system is now AOAC certified for detecting pathogenic E. coli (STEC) so system can be used for these three important foodborne pathogens. more...
Charm Sciences ROSA quantitative aflatoxin M1 test has been validated by ILVO-T&V Belgium to detect 50 ppt. more...
With just one click, microbiologists can export their automated zone measurement and colony count data to automatically calculate antibiotic efficacy and vaccine potency results. more...
MicroSnap from Hygiena is a novel rapid detection system giving results in 8 hours or less using a simple, low cost, portable, instrument platform. more...
French researchers from the ANSES, Food Safety Laboratory, demonstrate how to improve sample treatment in order to optimize infectious virus detection by PCR. more...
Panel provides a convenient, economical way to quickly and accurately test for nine of the most common respiratory pathogens in one sample. more...
Vivione Biosciences collaboration with Kirkegaard & Perry Laboratories (KPL) is expected to allow Vivione to accelerate commercialization of the detection kits used in Vivione's RAPID-B food-borne pathogen detection platform. The detection kits will be powered by KPL's well-characterized more...
Lab M to Introduce IMS range extension at Lab Innovations
At Lab Innovations 2013 (6-7 Nov 2013, Birmingham UK), Lab M will discuss the further extension of its Captivate™ range of Immunomagnetic Separation products for the isolation of Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli (STEC) strains associated with foodborne infection. Captivate™ O45 is in more...
A brand new cost-effective line of bagged, sterile dehydrated culture media that is designed for fast, efficient and convenient reconstitution more...
BIOTECON Diagnostics foodproof® simultaneously detects Enteritidis (SE) and Typhimurium (ST) in one single test in < 24 hours. more...
Sartorius Stedim Biotech combines Microsart @media and Microsart @filters to introduce a brand-new agar and touch-free filter membrane transfer concept with easy access to colonies after incubation. more...