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Microbiology News: Aug 2022

iQue Advanced Flow Cytometer
Uncontrolled spread of Covid-19 leads to the evolution of new variants. Octet® systems provide antibody discovery scientists with a single solution for monitoring antibody-antigen interactions in the selection of lead molecules and determining titer in high-throughput assays more...
Virus with spike protein
A world first study, utilizing Somalogic SomaScan® assay to assess up to 7,000 plasma proteins in Long COVID-19 patients, has elucidated novel blood markers as potential diagnostic and therapeutic targets. more...

Cherwell Supports PHSS Annual Conference 2022

30 Aug 2022 | Pharmaceutical

Cherwell product range for environmental monitoring
With the publication of the new EU GMP Annex 1, delegates attending the PHSS Annual Conference will have an opportunity to ask Cherwell experts for practical advice and solutions on environmental monitoring and process validation for aseptic processing of Biological and ATMPs. more...
Podcast on New Annex 1 Changes
It's been a while in the making but at last, the new EU GMP Annex 1 (Manufacture of Sterile Medicinal Products) is now published. Here we explore some of the products that will help you implement the new regulations plus some very focused training options. more...
Bio Rad iQ Check STEC VirX Kit
MicroVal approved Bio-Rad's iQ-Check STEC VirX Kit for the real-time PCR detection of virulence genes in Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (#STEC) in raw meat products (375g - excluding poultry) and raw dairy products (25g). more...

MBV's ISO 17025 Calibration Laboratory is Now Also Certified for SLPM

25 Aug 2022 | Food & BeveragePharmaceutical

MBV MAS-100
MBV's ISO 17025 calibration laboratory has been accredited to calibrate the MAS-100 Regulus digital anemometer in standard liters per minute (SLPM) more...

Standardized and Scalable: SphereFlash®, Automatic Colony Counter

25 Aug 2022 | Food & BeverageClinicalLaboratory EquipmentOtherPharmaceuticalVeterinaryCosmetic/Personal Care

SphereFlash Automatic Colony Counter
With SphereFlash®, automatic colony counter for laboratories, you gain time while ensuring standardized results. SphereFlash® is a high performance, scalable device, with a small footprint, that detects colonies from 0.046mm. more...
Fecal Transwab
Culture techniques can take days before results are derived, and sometimes can delay detection if the sample in the stool container wasn’t preserved correctly. The Fecal Transwab® can change that! It can help provide results faster, at a lower cost, and in a more efficient manner more...
The International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) and the Institute for the Advancement of Food and Nutrition Sciences (IAFNS) have formalized an agreement to prevent and redress the increasing risks associated with foodborne illness. more...
Laboratory Pipetting
INTEGRA Biosciences’ pipetting solutions are being used by renegade.bio to address the urgent need of diagnostic testing for COVID-19 in the San Francisco Bay Area of California, USA. more...
Yoojis and Nemis
Commitment to quality does not stop at the selection of raw materials but also extends to the safety and hygiene standards at the production facility in Zurich. Since the beginning of 2022, the NEMIS rapid Listeria test has been a permanent part of the team's quality management. more...
Accelerate Pheno system
The companies will work together to bring rapid antimicrobial identification and susceptibility diagnostics to more clinicians and patients worldwide - a key to avoiding unnecessary use of antibiotics, the single most important cause of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), or superbugs. more...

The Benefits of Lyophilized Reagents and Assay Kits (and Monkeypox Virus RT-PCR Kit)

16 Aug 2022 | ClinicalLaboratory EquipmentPharmaceuticalMicrobiome

Monkeypox Kit
The application of lyophilization in Monkeypox Virus RT-PCR Kits significantly reduces the cost of tests, making tests more affordable in approved countries and regions. more...
Nebula Multimode Reader
Lonza has launched the Nebula® Multimode Reader, qualified for use with Lonza’s quantitative endotoxin detection methods. Compare results from absorbance-based and fluorescence-based endotoxin assays in one reader, reducing variables and training required for endotoxin detection. more...
CYTENA B SIGHT
 The next generation B.SIGHT is taking the company’s automated single-cell isolation capabilities to the next level with special emphasis on handling bacteria, yeast and other microorganisms. more...
Luminometer Infographic
As part of a food safety program, verification of cleaning is essential to minimize risk of microbial contamination. ATP monitoring can address this concern but selecting the best system can be challenging. Learn about the essential features a luminometer must have and how Hygiena can help. more...

Advice and Tips to Help With Your Pipetting

04 Aug 2022 | Laboratory Equipment

Pipetting Tips
Be one with your pipette with tips and advice to help with your pipetting. Learn the important moves of forward, reverse and repetitive pipetting. Read our top 10 tips for accuracy. more...
SmartControl EM Software
BSI certified environmental monitoring software, SmartControl EM was designed in line with guidance from the MHRA to help users meet regulation, enhance data integrity and take better environmental monitoring decisions. Here’s how it can help boost internal perceptions of your team. more...

Edible Insects – Delicacy or Allergy Risk?

02 Aug 2022 | Food & Beverage

Food Safety Risks of Insects as Novel Foods
As insects become a more widely available protein source, R-biopharm presents a downloadable infographic summary of various aspects of using insects as novel foods including the risk of food pathogens and allergens. more...
FUJIFILM Wako Chemicals logo and scientist examining a sample
The LAL assay is the most widely used test for endotoxin detection. However, risks of sample interferences exist and may have deleterious consequences. more...

Take Control of Your Microbial Analysis

01 Aug 2022 | Food & Beverage

Infographic
It is important to achieve accuracy and consistency when conducting microbial analysis of sensitive food and beverage products.  The foundation of this success begins with using the optimum laboratory equipment in the appropriate setting and assessing the methods for continuous improvement. more...

More Accurate Coliform Detection With R-CARD® ECC-A - Eliminates Aeromonas False Positives

01 Aug 2022 | Food & BeverageWaterPharmaceuticalVeterinary

R Card ECC-A
Eliminate Aeromonas false positive coliform colonies by using the Roth Biosciences' R-CARD® ECC-A media; any Aeromonas colonies present are visible as faint yellow colonies that can easily be seen and counted. more...
Monkeypox Test on BD MAX System
The CerTest VIASURE Monkeypox PCR Detection Kit for the BD MAX™ System is offered in a lyophilized format. The test will come in a tube that snaps into the test-specific position on the BD MAX™ ExK™ TNA extraction strip, which is supplied by BD. more...

AMSBIO Custom Lentivirus Service Provides Tailor-made Products

01 Aug 2022 | ClinicalOtherPharmaceutical

Optimized Lentiviral Vectors
The AMSBIO custom lentivirus service includes the design and construction of the vectors, providing you with high quality viral particles on which you can rely. Offered for various constructs, researchers can choose from a wide range of expression vectors, more...