Microbiology News : Jan 2019

Rajeev Sehgal, Director of Informatics at BD describes how using a single, centralized informatics system with all instruments connected through one common middleware solution is key to expediating the clinical decision-making process. more...
Ares Genetics approach is based on high-resolution Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) technology in combination with a proprietary, artificial intelligence (AI) curated genetic pathogen and antibiotic resistance (AMR) reference database, ARESdb, for result interpretation. more...
Priorclave autoclaves and sterilisers
Priorclave invite you to visit their stand at Medlab Dubai and find out about their autoclaves and sterilisers including a QCS EH100 front loading autoclave and the compact C60 top loading steriliser.   more...
ChromaCode’s HDPCR™ TBP panel is the first multiplex PCR test capable of detecting the most common tick-borne pathogens from whole blood specimens in under four hours - currently Research Use Only. more...
Same Day Mycoplasma for ATMPs
The RSSL mycoplasma testing service for manufacturers of biologic medicines such as ATMPs, spent cell culture media samples need to be received at RSSL labs by 9.30 am for result by 5pm same day. more...
A new book has been published – “Biocontamination Control for Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare” by written Tim Sandle. more...
AFNOR Approved Solus Salmonella Test
Using a single enrichment step, Solus One Salmonella is a highly efficient assay for the next day detection of Salmonella in selected food and environmental samples. Recently receiving NF validation from AFNOR, Solus One Salmonella is already an AOAC Performance TestedSM Method. more...
MIC test strip
Liofilchem has received clearance from the FDA to market in the United States the MTS™ (MIC Test Strip) Omadacycline, a quantitative assay for determining the Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) of Omadacycline against certain Gram-negative bacteria and Gram-positive bacteria. more...
WIN a VIAFLO 96/384 to Supercharge Your Microplate Pipetting!
Integra Biosciences is offering labs the chance to win a VIAFLO 96/384 pipette.  All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is fill out a short questionnaire. more...
The new Micronic Rack Reader DR500 complete with in-house designed Micronic Code Reader Software is optimized for rapid and accurate sample identification. more...
Woman shopping for personal care products
In this informative special focus manufacturers of cosmetic and personal care products can learn about solutions for microbial testing. more...

Microbiology Insider

15 Jan 2019 | F&BCPV

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Astell's latest 36-page brochure is now available in print and download, includes explanation of important options for choosing an autoclave - cooling, vacuum and direct steam. more...

LabElite DeCapper SL is compatible with labware in 96-, 48-, and 24-format tube racks, with internal or external threads, such as microtubes, cryovials, and speciality tubes, from all major labware manufacturers.

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Increasingly in the USA, multinational food producers are adopting Enterobacteriaceae testing over coliform testing as the globally recognized regulation. MicroVal/AOAC certification of Peel Plate EB recognizes that the easier and faster Peel Plate method has the accuracy of ISO methods. more...
How accurate is BIOBALL
In this review, Brendan Tindall, Global Solutions Manager shows how bioMerieux have “Redefined Quantitative Microbiological Quality Control” to deliver precise and accurate inocula with every aliquot of BIOBALL® MultiShot 550 Batches. more...
SY-LAB solutions for rapid microbiological testing of personal care products
Combined testing using the BacTrac 4300 technology for TMAC and Y+M  and the RiboFlow®  biomolecular lateral flow assay for E. coli, P. aeruginosa, S. aureus and C. albicans can facilitate and speed up cosmetic testing significantly. more...
Microbiological Testing of Cosmetics and Personal Care Products
Since cosmetics and personal care products are FDA-regulated, manufacturers are held accountable for the safety and quality of their products. Charles River offers microbial solutions to help the consumer care industry comply with best practices for QC. more...
dispensing of body care product into jar
Liofilchem produces TAT Broth, EUGON Broth LT100, Tryptic Soy Broth + Capitol 4 and other culture media customizable in formulation, volume and packaging formats, for cosmetic / personal care microbiology. more...
Automated Bacterial Endotoxin Testing (BET)
Replace your manual, error-prone endotoxin testing with a fully automated solution - PyroTec™ PRO reduces re-test rates, offers cost savings compared to cartridge based systems, aligns with FDA's PAT initiative, Data Integrity requirements and US Pharmacopeia BET guidance. more...
At the end of each cycle the controller automatically instigates load drying – where filtered air is circulated through the chamber by an efficient air pump, rapidly evaporating moisture within the load to leave the contents condensate free. more...
The next step in sterility testing
With expertise in sterility testing going back over 40 years Merck continuously strives to make sterility testing safer and easier. Merck’s latest Steritest™ NEO filtration device —the 4th generation—offers improved ergonomics, reliability, convenience and increased safety. more...
Sample collection
Corning Life Sciences offers a complete range of sample collection products for microbiology and chemical analysis: cutlery, blender bags, containers and bottles. more...
Virostat's new rabbit monoclonal antibody to Aspergillus species recognizes numerous Aspergillus species and is reactive with all strains of Aspergillus fumigatus tested. It functions well in IFA, IHC and self-pairs in ELISA, applications include use in ELISA and lateral flow immunoassays. more...
This low-foaming product removes a wide range of process residues from fermentation by-products to silicone-based emulsions and lubricants and is ideal for use in CIP and COP applications. An extensive support package is available to meet your validation objectives. more...
BACGene Legionella Multiplex kit
The BACGene Legionella Multiplex kit is a real-time PCR assay for the simultaneous confirmation and identification of Legionella spp., Legionella pneumophila and Legionella pneumophila subsp. pneumophila SG1 from presumptive positive colonies. more...