Microbiology Test Method Guides

Please choose a test method guide either by organism or generic test type:

PCR for the Food Microbiology Laboratory

Review of PCR test kits available for food borne pathogens such as Salmonella, Listeria, Campylobacter, E.coli STEC VTEC, Cronobacter sakazakii....

Poultry Food Safety Testing - Salmonella and Campylobacter

Find suppliers of rapid microbiology tests for poultry processors including for Salmonella, Campylobacter, E.coli, Listeria, boot swab testing, neutralising BPW. Test Salmonella and Campylobacter  in one assay.

QC Organisms and Nucleic Acids – Compliance, Applications, and Uses

How many subcultures or passes are normally acceptable from a type culture? Everything you need to know about QC organisms and molecular standards.

Rapid Culture Based Techniques

Rapid Culture Techniques for Manual Microbiology - the Next Generation Key Points Techniques that rely on organism growth and metabolism to produce a characteristic reaction Novel media contains specific growth promoters, inhibitors and/or chromogens Easy to validate, low cost per test Microbiology is on a cusp; on one side,

Rapid Detection of Yeasts and Moulds in Food

Find best rapid methods for detection of yeast and moulds in food and beverages. Manual and automated rapid detection methods have the potential to provide significant time and cost savings for some laboratories, reduce human error and free up skilled staff.

Rapid Methods for Total Viable Counts in Food and Beverages

Review of range of rapid microbiology methods available for total viable counts or TVC which are limited, but several existing technologies have the potential to cut labour costs and reduce time to result.

Rapid Microbiological Methods for Pharmaceutical Laboratories

How to choose rapid microbiology methods (RMM) for pharmaceutical microbiology laboratories with supplier details and description of novel approaches.

Rapid Microbiological Testing of Filterable Products

Best way to filter products for microbiological investigation

Ready-to-use and Ready to Rehydrate Microbiology Culture Media

Find suppliers of ready to use plates and ready to rehydrate plates and enrichment broths.

Respiratory Viruses Rapid Detection

Rapid methods for the detection of respiratory viruses are based either on immunological, or on molecular techniques.