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Microbiology News: Apr 2022

Growth Direct System
The highest levels of data integrity are increasingly essential to patient safety, regulatory compliance, and commercial success. Central to this effort is the reliable integration of key automated workflows and instrumentation with laboratory information management systems (LIMS). more...
APAS Independence
Results from five studies consistently demonstrated the excellent performance of the APAS Independence artificial intelligence algorithms to interpret microbial growth for a variety of clinical applications. more...

Culture As Nature Intended

28 Apr 2022 | Pharmaceutical

A Baker gas-controlled and economical hypoxia cell culture chamber
Designed for in vitro cell culture experiments PhO2 Box is an easy-to-use and economical Physoxia/Hypoxia system packed with new, innovative features that allow you to study even the most complex cell interactions under perfect physiological oxygen conditions. more...

Win 1 of 10 INTEGRA VOYAGER Pipette Kits!

28 Apr 2022 | Pharmaceutical

INTEGRA VOYAGER Pipette Kits
To enter the competition and be in with a chance of winning one of the 10 VOYAGER pipette kits, all you need to do is complete INTEGRA’s questionnaire about your pipetting experience. more...

Condalab, Your ISO 11133 Partner for Your QC Procedures

28 Apr 2022 | Food & BeveragePharmaceutical

Condalab Culture Media
ISO 11133 is key to have reliable results of your microbiological analysis. At Condalab, all of our culture media quality assurance is tested and validated according to this standard to make your own QC procedures easier. more...
Creative Diagnostics recently launches a series of NiV recombinant antigen and antibody pairs. more...
SureTect Salmonella Species
The Thermo Scientific™ SureTect™ Salmonella Species PCR Assay is a rapid and efficient solution for testing foods, the environment, and large portions of low-moisture foods of up to 375 g validated according to ISO 16140-2 and AOAC-OMA requirements. more...
Factory Site Puycapel
Since the launch of ScanStation, the company has equipped more than 100 sites with one of the three available versions spread across 23 countries worldwide. more...
MicrobioSeq has recently announced viral metagenomics services, which can help scientists study viruses efficiently and easily. more...
To help scientific researchers better understand fungal biodiversity, physiology, metabolism and function, CD Genomics MicrobioSeq has launched the fungal whole-genome de novo sequencing service. more...

Microbiologics Acquires Cryologics

26 Apr 2022 | Pharmaceutical

Scientist in white lab coat plates out bacteria onto culture media
The procurement of Cryologics, leader in the cryopreservation of environmental isolates for use as quality control microorganisms, will extend Microbiologics capacity to serve QC Microbiologists concerned with the safety of pharmaceutical and personal care products. more...
Simple MALDI sample prep for positive blood cultures
Data presented at ECCMID 2022 showed the Accelerate Arc System enables automated and rapid sample preparation that yields robust reportability and accurate microbial identification for positive blood cultures using MALDI when compared to conventional MALDI methods. more...
NEOGEN Workshop
NEOGEN®’s virtual microbiology workshop is back for 2022. Join us on 17th May for another dynamic virtual event focusing on the latest developments in food testing technology, industry news and trends. more...
The InspectIR COVID-19 Breathalyzer is a portable, rapid, gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) test for the in vitro qualitative detection of five Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in the ketone and aldehyde families associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection in exhaled breath from individuals, more...
A routine COVID screening test, EBX SARS-CoV-2 Fast-SVT simultaneously detects and identifies the presence of Omicron BA.x, Omicron BA.2 and screens for other Delta variants, requiring only one reaction and delivering a result in 45 minutes. more...
OMNIgene®·GUT Dx allows for the non-invasive collection of human fecal samples and the stabilization of DNA from the bacterial community for subsequent assessment of the microbiome profile by an assay validated for use with OMNIgene®·GUT Dx. more...
BIOMIC V3 Software
Updates in the 2022 BIOMIC V3 software, the digital imaging system for automating the reading and interpretation of AST and ID tests from various manufacturers, with the current 2022 CLSI and EUCAST guidelines. more...
Lateral Flow Test
Symmetric Histamine is a fully quantitative lateral-flow test, using distilled water for extraction, the easy protocol delivers results in only 3 minutes. It is suitable for testing at the lab, at the port or factory, or at any reception point. more...
EasyDisc
EasyDiscTM YEA from IDEXX, used for the enumeration of heterotrophic plate counts (HPC) at 22°C and 36°C in drinking water, has been granted the NF Validation by AFNOR Certification more...
HiMIC Plate Kit
Antimicrobial susceptibility testing is crucial in the fight against antimicrobial resistance and patient treatment. HiMICTM Plate Kit is a broth microdilution assay for accurate, easy MIC evaluation. No more need for media and antimicrobial preparations, just add the culture, incubate and read. more...

What's on Show at ECCMID 2022 - a rapidmicrobiology Special Focus

18 Apr 2022 | Food & BeverageClinicalPharmaceutical

Latest products for clinical microbiology diagnostics
Bringing together over 14,000 delegates ECCMID 2022 is an important congress in the field of infection control. Explore this rapidmicrobiology special focus and find out What's on Show in the exhibition halls. more...
Red One Rapid Bioburden Testing System
Red One™ counts fluorescence-stained microbial cells (solid-phase cytometry) with a fully automated workflow. The platform is ideal for easy and rapid bioburden enumeration for non-sterile pharmaceutical products. more...
Guide to GMP Webinar
What are the key roles in a manufacturing unit? Where does ALCOA+ fit in with your documentation? Watch this 15-minute webinar to find out exactly what GMP guidelines require of personnel and documentation in your facility. more...
Accelerate Arc Instrument for Microbial Id from blood cultures
Designed for research labs with MALDI the Accelerate Arc system cuts hours of wait time and numerous manual steps to deliver Identification (ID) results from positive blood cultures. more...
Stomacher Paddle Blender Bag
Free trial offer: Microbiology laboratories invited to see how they can eliminate risk of sample bags leaking and bursting during disposal more...
RapiScreen Beverage Kit
The user-friendly, rapid, microbial screening system provides high-performance testing for low pH beverages and quality control results within 30 minutes more...
Two chickens are held by gloved hands as a swab is taken from one of them
Thermo Fisher Scientific can help in the avian influenza emergency, with products such as Brain Heart Infusion Broth and sampling swabs for the collection and transport of samples, according to the official testing protocols for screening birds. more...
Copan Italia ECCMID
From sample collection to image analysis and data interpretation: Copan’s WISE approach brings any sample to improved diagnostics. more...

What Do You Need From Your Microbiological Incubators?

08 Apr 2022 | Food & BeverageClinicalLaboratory EquipmentOtherPharmaceutical

Microbiological Incubators
The marketplace for microbiological analysis equipment can be confusing with so much choice on offer – so how do you know which microbiological incubator is best for your company?  What key attribute should you consider? more...

Let's Meet at ECCMID

08 Apr 2022 | Clinical

Liofilchem Testing Strips
Learn more about the latest releases in antimicrobial susceptibility testing devices. more...
Lyo Ready PCR Reagents
PCR Biosystems has expanded its comprehensive range of diagnostic reagents with the launch of the Lyo-Ready Probe 1-Step Kit, a lyophilisable 4x RT-qPCR reagent mix designed for ultra-sensitive high-throughput detection of RNA sequences. more...

Why R-Card Coliform Testing is Making a Splash at Zoo Atlanta

06 Apr 2022 | Food & BeverageWaterVeterinary

R Card coliform testing method and photo of seals at the zoo
With everything you need to produce rapid and accurate test results in a single test card it is easy to see why Veterinary Technicians at Zoo Atlanta love the patented R-CARD®  Coliform testing method. more...
BIPEA PTS 111
BIPEA is launching a new interlaboratory test (PTS 111) that will allow laboratories to detect Staphylococcal enterotoxins type SEA to SEE in food. more...
NimaGen offers a validated protocol for generating cDNA libraries from wastewater SARS-CoV-2 RNA extracts, using an adapted EasySeq™ SARS-CoV-2 Protocol v4.01 for NGS Library Prep by RC-PCR. more...
Discover the NimaGen EasySeq™ 18S rRNA - Cyp51A Fungal ID NGS Library Prep at ECCMID 2022. more...

Creating the Right Atmosphere at ECCMID 2022

05 Apr 2022 | Pharmaceutical

Working with a Whitley A35 Anaerobic Workstation
The Whitley IncuBox will be launched at ECCMID 2022. The IncuBox is a new rectangular, transparent, and stackable anaerobic ‘jar’ that can be used to create environmental conditions for the isolation and cultivation of anaerobic and microaerobic organisms. more...
Little girl having her nose swabbed and examples of Puritan flocked swabs
Puritan’s patented HydraFlock® and PurFlock Ultra® flocked swabs, with their unique fiber structures, provide higher specimen collection and elution properties. Available in many tip shapes and sizes as well as different breakpoint configurations. more...
ASTar system delivers fast MIC results
Join Thermo Fisher Scientific as we empower your expertise with innovative solutions for sepsis diagnosis and treatment, infectious disease testing, and environmental sustainability, as well as the NEW Q-linea ASTar® System for rapid AST. more...
Euroimmun Test Portfolio
A comprehensive range of Borrelia antibody test systems from EUROIMMUN enables two-step Lyme disease diagnostics according to current recommendations. Tests are based on optimised combinations of native and recombinant antigens and are automatable. more...