Microbiology Test Method Guides
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Non-invasive methods offer significant cost savings over invasive endoscopy with new rapid methods that include stool and breath tests which give high sensitivity and specificity
Rapid microbiological methods for personal care, home and beauty products
Factors to consider when purchasing mechanical or electronic pipettes for liquid handling for microbiological applications.
Strip Based Immunoassays Key Points Simple to use Results can be available within 15 minutes Low cost with no requirement for additional equipment Stable and robust in storage While rapid methods have made a major impact on microbiological testing over the last twenty years or so, only a handful of developments
Test kits for detection of Legionella in water and clinical specimens.
How do I Detect Listeria in Foods and Environmental Samples?
Discusses the advantages of MALDI-TOF use in Food Microbiology and provides a list of instrument suppliers and contract laboratories.
Microbiological media specifically designed for Media Fill Trials are available, ingredients are from non-animal origin, irradiated making them suitable for introduction into compounding areas.
How to identify and strain type microbial isolates with list of instrument providers and contract service test labs including cGMP
A review of molecular based kits such as PCR, for routine detection of food pathogens